CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Monday, April 17, 2017
The Senate was called to order at 11: 50 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, Kathy Zabel of Burlington, Connecticut.
ACTING CHAPLAIN KATHY ZABEL:
Grant us the ability to renew the ties of mutual regard which form our civic life. Send us honest and able leaders. Help us to eliminate poverty, prejudice, and oppression, that peace may prevail with goodness.
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 17, 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.
BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE:
HOUSE BILL(S) FAVORABLY REPORTED – to be tabled for the calendar.
COMMITTEE ON CHILDREN
SUBST. HB NO. 7112 AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY CENTERS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6143))
SUBST. HB NO. 7229 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF CONNECTICUT BROWNFIELD LAND BANKS, REVISIONS TO THE BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND REVITALIZATION PROGRAM AND AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS.
GENERAL LAW COMMITTEE
SUBST. HB NO. 5730 AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE MACHINES. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6166))
GENERAL LAW COMMITTEE
SUBST. HB NO. 7073 AN ACT CONCERNING REMEDIES IN LAWSUITS AGAINST PROPERTY OWNERS BY SUBCONTRACTORS AND THE RELEASE OF RETAINAGE WITHHELD IN PRIVATE CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6016))
LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES COMMITTEE
HB NO. 5591 AN ACT CONCERNING PAY EQUITY IN THE WORKFORCE. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6157))
PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE
HB NO. 5452 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRACTICAL TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE OF STUDENT EMBALMERS.
PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY COMMITTEE
SUBST. HB NO. 6260 AN ACT CONCERNING TRAINING PROGRAMS FOR STATE AND LOCAL POLICE REGARDING JUVENILES WITH AN INTELLECTUAL OR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITY. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6164))
VETERANS' AFFAIRS COMMITTEE
HB NO. 7110 AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL AND MINOR REVISIONS TO STATUTES CONCERNING MILITARY AND VETERANS' AFFAIRS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A" (LCO 6145))
The Senate at 11: 55 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.TOP