Environment Committee Bill Record Book 7/22/2019

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Section 4: (HOUSE) COMMITTEE BILLS AND RAISED BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  HB-5019 AA ESTABLISHING A FIVE-CENT TAX ON SINGLE-USE PLASTIC AND PAPER BAGS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROTELLA, 43RD DIST.
03-11 03-04 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft


  sHB-5092 AA PROHIBITING THE DISTRIBUTION OF UNSOLICITED MARKETING FLYERS TO HOMES.

REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCGORTY, 122ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.

et al
02-04 04-17 PD - Joint Favorable
02-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
01-28 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft
48
42

04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON PD
  HB-5185 AAC CONSENT ORDERS ENTERED INTO BY THE COMMISSIONER OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION.

REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
02-15 02-06 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-5249 AA PROHIBITING THE PURCHASE OR USE OF ARTIFICIAL TURF BY THE STATE AND MUNICIPALITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HENNESSY, 127TH DIST.

et al
02-15 02-06 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft


  sHB-5251 AA PROHIBITING THE SALE, TRADE OR DISTRIBUTION OF SHARK FINS IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.

et al
02-15 04-22 JUD - Joint Favorable
02-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-06 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft
49
999
43
621
05-23 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-17 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD
  HB-5254 AA ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM AUTHORIZING MUNICIPALITIES TO IMPOSE A BUYER'S CONVEYANCE FEE ON REAL PROPERTY TO FUND THE PURCHASE AND STEWARDSHIP OF OPEN SPACE.

REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.

et al
02-04 01-28 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-5304 AA AUTHORIZING THE USE OF PINK BLAZE CLOTHING FOR HUNTING.

REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DAUPHINAIS, 44TH DIST.
03-01 03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable
02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
171
121
614
05-23 HOUSE PASSED
  HB-5308 AAC VEGETATION MANAGEMENT ALONG STATE HIGHWAYS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.

REPRESENTATIVE D'AGOSTINO, 91ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE COMEY, 102ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.

et al
02-15 02-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
02-06 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft
50
903
44
494
05-14 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  HB-5312 AAC VEGETATION MANAGEMENT WITHIN UTILITY PROTECTION ZONES.

REPRESENTATIVE D'AGOSTINO, 91ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE COMEY, 102ND DIST.

et al
03-18 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
647
392

  HB-5314 AA PROHIBITING THE RELEASE OF HELIUM BALLOONS INTO THE ATMOSPHERE.

REPRESENTATIVE HAINES, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.

et al
02-04 03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable
01-28 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft
172
122
615
05-23 HOUSE PASSED
  HB-5315 AA REQUIRING KAYAK, CANOE AND PADDLEBOARD OPERATORS TO WEAR LIFE VESTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MCGORTY, 122ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.
02-04 01-28 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft


  sHB-5318 AA ESTABLISHING LOCAL REPRESENTATION ON THE CONNECTICUT SITING COUNCIL FOR CERTAIN PROJECTS.

REPRESENTATIVE HARDING, 107TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ALLIE-BRENNAN, 2ND DIST.
02-04 03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
01-28 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft
113
91

  sHB-5384 AA REQUIRING THE ELIMINATION OF SINGLE-USE STYROFOAM CONTAINERS.

REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.

et al
03-11 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-04 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft
648
980
393
591
05-21 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. B
  sHB-5385 AA REQUIRING THE ELIMINATION OF SINGLE-USE PLASTIC STRAWS.

REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIMASSA, 116TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.

et al
03-11 03-18 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-04 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-25 ENV - Vote to Draft
552
334

05-29 HOUSE DESIGNATED HO. AMEND. SCH. A
  sHB-5386 AAC THE SALE OR TRANSFER OF DOGS, CATS AND RABBITS AT PET SHOPS THAT ARE NOT FROM ANIMAL WELFARE ORGANIZATIONS.

REPRESENTATIVE ALLIE-BRENNAN, 2ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DOUCETTE, 13TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARCONTI, 109TH DIST.

et al
03-01 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
553
335

  HB-5394 AAC THE SALE AND TRADE OF IVORY AND RHINOCEROS HORN IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
02-15 02-06 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
01-18 ENV - Vote to Draft


  sHB-5395 AA REQUIRING AN EVALUATION OF THE STATE'S ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE LAW.

REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
SENATOR HARTLEY, 15TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BUTLER, 72ND DIST.

et al
03-18 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
649
394
501
05-14 HOUSE PASSED
  HB-5481 AA IMPLEMENTING THE LEGALIZATION OF INDUSTRIAL HEMP.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al
03-01 02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  PHB-5589 AAC ADOPTION OF ANIMALS BY PERSONS PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED OF ANIMAL ABUSE.

REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.
01-25 ENV - Change of Reference JUD


  HB-5689 AA REQUIRING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A MANUAL FOR THE SAFE CONSTRUCTION OF RESIDENTIAL PIERS AND DOCKS.

REPRESENTATIVE SLAP, 19TH DIST.
03-01 02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-5999 AAC PESTICIDE REGULATION IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GARIBAY, 60TH DIST.

et al
03-18 05-15 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
651
396

05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  HB-6014 AA PROHIBITING THE USE OF LEGHOLD AND BODY-CRUSHING TRAPS.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
SENATOR DUFF, 25TH DIST.

et al
03-01 02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-6016 AA REQUIRING MUNICIPAL ANIMAL CONTROL FACILITIES TO COMPLY WITH DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE SANITATION AND HUMANE TREATMENT REGULATIONS.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
03-01 02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-6429 AAC A GRANT-IN-AID PROGRAM FOR MUNICIPALITIES COMBATING GYPSY MOTH AND EMERALD ASH BORER INFESTATIONS.

REPRESENTATIVE DUBITSKY, 47TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ACKERT, 8TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SREDZINSKI, 112TH DIST.
03-18 05-14 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
612
366

05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  sHB-6637 AA REQUIRING AN INVASIVE SPECIES STAMP FOR THE OPERATION OF A MOTORBOAT ON THE WATERS OF THE STATE AND ENFORCEMENT OF NOISE ORDINANCES ON CANDLEWOOD LAKE.

REPRESENTATIVE ARCONTI, 109TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
SENATOR KUSHNER, 24TH DIST.

et al
03-01 05-14 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-20 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft
183
133
664
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
06-01 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A,B
05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
06-05 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A,B
07-09 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-28 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-28 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-26 PA 19-190
  HB-6646 AA ESTABLISHING AN ENVIRONMENTAL INFRASTRUCTURE BANK.
03-18 03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  HB-6647 AA ESTABLISHING A REGENERATIVE AGRICULTURE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
03-18 03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 ENV - Vote to Draft


  sHB-7157 AAC FUNDING FOR BIKEWAY PATHS, RECREATIONAL TRAILS AND GREENWAYS.

REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DILLON, 92ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
03-01 03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
193
143

04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  RHB-7158 AA EXEMPTING CERTAIN PERSONS ENGAGED IN THE BOARDING OF CATS AND DOGS FROM THE REQUIREMENT TO OBTAIN A LICENSE TO OPERATE A COMMERCIAL KENNEL.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GIBSON, 15TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
03-01 03-08 ENV - Joint Favorable
194
937
144
529
05-16 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
07-09 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-27 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-27 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-24 PA 19-156
  sHB-7293 AAC THE REDEVELOPMENT OF CERTAIN SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES.
03-11 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
618
372

  sHB-7294 AAC BOTTLE REDEMPTION IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE LEMAR, 96TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DILLON, 92ND DIST.

et al
03-11 05-01 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-18 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
561
343
665
06-01 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-17 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  sHB-7295 AAC RECYCLING PLANS FOR PAPER AND PACKAGING AND ESTABLISHING CERTAIN MUNICIPAL SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT GOALS.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
03-11 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
654
399

  RHB-7296 AAC THE RECYCLING OF GLASS.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
03-11

  sHB-7297 AAC QUARANTINE AND DISPOSAL ORDERS OF ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS.

REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KENNEDY, 119TH DIST.
03-11 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
619
373
698
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
07-12 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-28 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-28 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-26 PA 19-197
  sHB-7298 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE ON THE STABILITY OF RECYCLING IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RUTIGLIANO, 123RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105TH DIST.

et al
03-11 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable Substitute
620
1009
374
613
05-23 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  RHB-7345 AAC THE COMMUNITY INVESTMENT ACCOUNT AND COMBATTING INVASIVE PLANT AND ANIMAL SPECIES.
03-18

  RHB-7346 AA PROHIBITING THE USE OF CERTAIN ORGANOPHOSPHATES.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
SENATOR BERGSTEIN, 36TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.

et al
03-18 04-30 JUD - Joint Favorable
03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
621
375

04-23 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD
  RHB-7347 AA EXEMPTING SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS FROM THE PASSPORT TO THE PARKS MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION FEE.
03-18

  RHB-7348 AAC BONDING AUTHORIZATIONS FOR CLEAN WATER FUND PROJECTS.
03-18 03-25 ENV - Joint Favorable
655
400

04-23 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN