Tuesday, January 24, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 10: 39 a. m. in accordance with the provisions of Senate Rule 9(f), and under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Republican Leader.


The prayer was offered by Acting Chaplain, Noele R. Kidney of Ellington, Connecticut.


In these difficult times, may our leaders find in their hearts the guidance and wisdom to do what is best for the people of Connecticut.


Pursuant to Senate Rule 9(f) the Senate is called into Session, by the Office of the Senate Clerk's under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Republican Leader.

It is hereby moved that Senate Agenda Number 1, dated January 24, 2017, is adopted, the items on said Agenda shall be acted upon as indicated and that the Agenda shall be incorporated into the Senate Journal and Senate Transcript.

REPORT(S) RECEIVED – to be referred to committee(s) indicated.

Report – State Department of Education – Use of Physical Restraint and Seclusion in Connecticut for School Year 2015-16. (Pursuant to Section 10-236b of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: January 24, 2017

Referred to Committees on Children and Education

Report – Spending Cap Commission – Final Report and Special Statements. (Pursuant to Section 24 of Public Act 15-1 of the Connecticut General Assembly) Date received: January 24, 2017.

Referred to Committees on Appropriations, Finance, Revenue and Bonding and Government Administration and Elections

INTRODUCTION OF SENATE AND HOUSE LIST OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS (LIST NO. 14) – to be waived and bills and resolutions to be referred to committee(s) indicated.

The Senate at 10: 44 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.