THE CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY

THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

(The House of Representatives was called to order at 11: 32 o'clock a. m. , Representative Boyd of the 50th District in the Chair. )

SPEAKER BOYD (50TH):

(Gavel) The House of Representatives will now come to session. Will members and guests please rise and bring your attention to the guest Chaplain, Mary Alice Hughes of Haddam.

GUEST CHAPLAIN MARY ALICE HUGHES:

Let us pray. Lord, help us to be attentive to the matters placed before us. Let us listen to the voice of our citizens and put their best interest first. Amen.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Will Mary Alice Hughes lead us in the Pledge of Allegiance.

GUEST CHAPLAIN MARY ALICE HUGHES:

(All) I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Republic for which it stands, one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there any business on the Clerk's desk?

CLERK:

Yes, Mr. Speaker. The Clerk has a list of favorable reports, House Bills to be tabled for the calendar and printing.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

The Chair recognizes the distinguished Mr. Ryan.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

Okay, Mr. Speaker, I move that we wave the reading of the House favorable reports and Bills be tabled for the calendar and printing.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there an objection? Hearing no objection, it is so ordered.

CLERK:

Also Mr. Speaker, a list of House favorable changes of reference to be referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Once again, the gentleman from Montville.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

Mr. Speaker, I move that we waive the reading of the list of House favorable changes of reference and the Bills referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there an objection? Hearing none, it is so ordered.

CLERK:

Business from the Senate, Mr. Speaker. A list of Senate favorable changes of reference to the referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Once again, Mr. Ryan.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

Mr. Speaker I move that we waive the reading of the list of Senate favorable changes of reference and the Bills be referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there objection? Hearing none, so ordered.

CLERK:

Also Mr. Speaker, the Clerk has a list of referrals in accordance for House Rule No. 20 Subsection E a written expression of agreement between the majority leader and minority leaders in the possession of the Clerk.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Mr. Ryan.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

Mr. Speaker, I move that we waive the reading of the list of referrals as stipulated by the majority leader and the minority leader and the Bills be referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there objection? Hearing none, so ordered.

CLERK:

Finally, Mr. Speaker, the Clerk has list of Bills, number 46, dated March 21, 2017.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Mr. Ryan.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

I move that we waive the reading of the list of Bills and the Bills be referred to the Committees indicated.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there objection? Hearing none, so ordered.

CLERK:

Mr. Speaker, there is no further business on the Clerk's desk.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

And for a final time, Mr. Ryan.

REP. RYAN (139TH):

Mr. Speaker, being there no further business on the Clerk's desk I move that we adjourn subject to the Call of the Chair.

SPEAKER BOYD (5OTH):

Is there objection? Hearing none, the House stands adjourned subject to the Call of the Chair. (Gavel)

(On motion of Representative Ryan of the 139th District, the House adjourned at 11: 34 o'clock a. m. , sine die. )

CERTIFICATE

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I further certify that the digital sound recording was transcribed by the word processing department employees of Alphatranscription, under my direction.

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