CONNECTICUT GENERAL ASSEMBLY

SENATE

Thursday, February 15, 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, Kathy Zabel of Burlington, Connecticut.

ACTING CHAPLAIN KATHY ZABEL:

May we be filled with loving kindness. May we be peaceful and at ease. May we be happy with the things we have.

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 15, 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 HOUSE REPUBLICAN LEADER:

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS – to be

referred to Joint Committee(s)

February 14, 2018            

     

To The Honorable General Assembly

Pursuant to the provisions of the Connecticut General Statues 13b-212b, it is my pleasure to nominate and submit to you for your advice and consent the name of Lisa Slinsky of Waterbury, Connecticut to be a member of the Connecticut Commuter Rail Council, to serve a 4 year term beginning immediately and expiring July 31, 2012.

Themis Klarides

House Republican Leader

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

Report – Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and Public Utilities Regulatory Authority – Final Resource Assessment and Determination of Economic Viability of Millstone Nuclear Generating Facilities. (Pursuant To Executive Order No. 59 and Public Act 17-3) Date received: February 14, 2018

Referred to Committee on Energy and Technology

Report – Department of Public Health and Department of Social Services – Patient Bill of Rights for Long-Term Care. (Pursuant to Special Act 17-4 of the Connecticut General Assembly) Date received: February 14, 2018

Referred to Committees on Human Services and Public Health

INTRODUCTION OF SENATE AND HOUSE LIST OF BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS (LIST NO. 6) – to be waived and bills and resolutions to be referred to committee(s) indicated.

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

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