CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY

SENATE

Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Senate was called to order at 10: 35 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, Kathy Zabel of Burlington, Connecticut.

ACTING CHAPLAIN KATHY ZABEL:

Bless us this day. Grant us the power to refresh and renew our lives during this Spring season. Through Your guidance, may we be better stewards, not only of the earth, but also of the holy word.

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 13, 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.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 790 AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVEMENTS TO THE STATE CONTRACTING STANDARDS BOARD.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 934 AN ACT RESTORING THE CITIZENS' ELECTION PROGRAM.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SB NO. 985 AN ACT CONCERNING CONFLICTS OF INTEREST DUE TO AN EMPLOYER OTHER THAN THE STATE UNDER THE STATE CODE OF ETHICS.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 991 AN ACT MAKING REVISIONS TO STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1002 AN ACT DESIGNATING VARIOUS DAYS, WEEKS, MONTHS AND STATE SYMBOLS AND NAMING A STATE OFFICE COMPLEX.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1027 AN ACT CONCERNING CAMPAIGN FINANCE DISCLOSURES.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 1030 AN ACT CONCERNING STATUTORY REFERENCES TO THE LEGISLATIVE PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 859 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE AGENCY COMPLIANCE WITH PROBATE COURT ORDERS.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

SB NO. 887 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CLAIMS AGAINST THE STATE OF SARAH DEMARIA AND PAUL DEMARIA.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 976 AN ACT CONCERNING CONSERVATOR ACCOUNTABILITY.

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE

SB NO. 993 AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSFERS OF AN INTEREST IN REAL PROPERTY MADE BY A TRUST OR TRUSTEE.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 37 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ACCREDITATION OF THE OFFICE OF THE CHIEF MEDICAL EXAMINER.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 39 AN ACT CONCERNING A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO PROVIDE QUALITY SUPPORT AND SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 85 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRAINING OF INDIVIDUALS STAFFING RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES LICENSED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 246 AN ACT CONCERNING A STATE-WIDE WAITING LIST FOR RESIDENTIAL PLACEMENT FOR PERSONS WITH INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 250 AN ACT CONCERNING CLINICAL PLACEMENTS FOR IN-STATE MEDICAL STUDENTS.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 434 AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S LEAD SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 438 AN ACT ASSISTING COMMUNITY HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SB NO. 442 AN ACT CLARIFYING THE RIGHT TO ENFORCE ANTITRUST LAWS.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SB NO. 444 AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE HEALTH CARE CABINET TO RECOMMEND METHODS TO STUDY AND REPORT ON TOTAL STATE-WIDE HEALTH CARE SPENDING.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SB NO. 451 AN ACT PROTECTING PATIENTS FROM UNREASONABLE MEDICAL BILLS.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 552 AN ACT CONCERNING A STANDING ORDER PROGRAM FOR DISPENSING OPIOID ANTAGONISTS.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 795 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE OFFICE OF HEALTH STRATEGY AND IMPROVING THE CERTIFICATE OF NEED PROGRAM.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 938 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE STATE-WIDE ADOPTION OF THE MEDICAL ORDERS FOR LIFE-SUSTAINING TREATMENT PROGRAM.

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 941 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING REVISIONS TO LOCAL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PLANS.

MATTER(S) RETURNED FROM COMMITTEE – to be tabled for the calendar.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE

SUBST. SB NO. 767 AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDHOOD OBESITY.

NO NEW FILE

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT COMMITTEE

SB NO. 919 AN ACT CONCERNING VETERANS' SERVICES AT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

NO NEW FILE

The Senate at 10: 40 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.

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