CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY

SENATE

Friday, February 9, 2018

The Senate was called to order at 10: 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 CHAIR:

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

ACTING CHAPLAIN NOELE R. KIDNEY:

Please bless us with an inner strength so that our lives and work may be a blessing on others.

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 February 9, 2018, 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.

COMMUNICATION FROM THE SENATE REPUBLICAN

PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE:

REFERRED TO EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS:

February 8, 2017                      

To the Honorable General Assembly:

Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes 15-31a, it is my pleasure to nominate and with your advice and consent, appoint Mr. Grant W. Westerson of Old Saybrook, Connecticut, to be a member of the Connecticut Port Authority Board of Directors to serve a term beginning immediately and ending June 30, 2019.

Len Fasano

Senate Republican President Pro Tempore

REPORTS RECEIVED:

Report – Department of Motor Vehicles – Connecticut Emissions Program Statistics for January 1 through January 31, 2018. (Pursuant to Executive Directive #3 and Section 14-164h of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: February 8, 2018

Referred to Committee on Transportation

Report – Auditors of Public Accounts – Monthly Loss Report to the Governor as of January 31, 2018. (Pursuant to Section 4-33a of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: February 8, 2018

Referred to Joint Committee on Legislative Management

Report – Auditors of Public Accounts – Statewide Purchasing Card Program, Enhancing Rebate Opportunities for Fiscal Year ended June 30, 2015. (Pursuant to Section 2-92 of the Connecticut General Statutes) Date received: February 8, 2018

Referred to Committees on Appropriations and Government Administration and Elections

INTRODUCTION OF SENATE AND HOUISE LIST OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS (#3).

The Senate at 10: 55 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(f) subject to the call of the chair.

TOP