CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY

SENATE

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 10: 30 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 CHAIR:

The prayer was offered by Acting Chaplain, Carmela Balducci of Deep River, Connecticut.

ACTING CHAPLAIN CARMELA BALDUCCI:

Guard our tongues so what we say won't hurt and carelessly offend. Give us the gracious speech of love, with words that soothe and heal and mend.

THE CHAIR:

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 April 12, 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.

SENATE BILL(S) FAVORABLY REPORTED – to be tabled for the calendar and printing.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SB NO. 711 AN ACT INCREASING THE AMOUNT A SCHOOL DISTRICT MAY REDUCE ITS MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT WHEN IT EXPERIENCES A DECLINE IN STUDENT ENROLLMENT.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SB NO. 907 AN ACT CONCERNING THE INCLUSION OF A THREE-YEAR ROLLING AVERAGE IN THE CALCULATION OF SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT REIMBURSEMENT PERCENTAGES.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SB NO. 949 AN ACT CREATING AN ADVISORY COUNCIL RELATING TO DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP, INTERNET SAFETY AND MEDIA LITERACY.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 955 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE ASSISTANCE TO CERTAIN UNDERPERFORMING SCHOOL DISTRICTS.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1007 AN ACT CONCERNING THE REPORTING OF DATA RELATING TO SPECIAL EDUCATION EXPENDITURES AND THE INTENTIONAL UNDERBUDGETING OF SPECIAL EDUCATION.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1014 AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS REVISIONS AND ADDITIONS TO THE EDUCATION STATUTES.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1017 AN ACT CONCERNING UNSUBSTANTIATED ALLEGATIONS OF ABUSE AND NEGLECT BY SCHOOL EMPLOYEES.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1018 AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE TEACHER EVALUATION PROGRAM.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SB NO. 642 AN ACT CONCERNING THE LYMAN DRIVE WATER MAIN PROJECT IN TORRINGTON.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 649 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ASSESSMENT OF CERTAIN FEES BY BUILDING OFFICIALS.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 977 AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO ORIGINAL BIRTH RECORDS BY ADULT ADOPTED PERSONS.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1033 AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL FORECLOSURE ACTIONS ON TAX LIENS AND LIENS ON BLIGHTED REAL ESTATE.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1036 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ASSESSMENT OF MUNICIPAL TAXES ON CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL DWELLINGS.

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

Office of Policy and Management – CT Advisory Commission for Intergovernmental Relations – 2016-2017 Municipal Budget Adoption Experiences. (Pursuant to Section 2-79a(b) of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: April 11, 2017

Referred to Committees on Appropriations and Planning and Development

INTRODUCTION OF SENATE AND HOUSE LIST OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS (LIST NO. 52) – to be waived and bills and resolutions to be referred to committee(s) indicated.

The Senate at 10: 35 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.

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