Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee Bill Record Book 1/3/2022

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Section 2: PROPOSED HOUSE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  HB-5108 AA REQUIRING PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A POLICY REGARDING FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION ON CAMPUS.

REPRESENTATIVE CHEESEMAN, 37TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WILSON, 66TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-19 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
329
245

  HB-5109 AA PROHIBITING THE CHARGING OF GRADUATION FEES AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE GONZALEZ, 3RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
02-18 05-03 FIN - Joint Favorable
03-18 HED - Joint Favorable
03-11 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
01-21 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
253
207

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  PHB-5325 AAC TUITION WAIVERS FOR THE CHILDREN OF VETERANS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE BUCKBEE, 67TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.
03-02 02-11 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PHB-5326 AA REQUIRING REPORTING ON GRADUATION RATES AND ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.


  PHB-5327 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO CREATE SCHOOL TO WORK PIPELINE.

REPRESENTATIVE VEACH, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-5463 AAC ACCESS TO THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM BY ELIGIBLE COLLEGE STUDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FARRAR, 20TH DIST.

et al
02-04 HED - Combined into HB6229


  sHB-5464 AA ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR PROVIDERS OF CLINICAL NURSING EXPERIENCES.

REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 HED - Vote to Draft
331
247

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  PHB-5465 AAC THE FRINGE BENEFIT COST FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE CONSTITUENT UNITS OF THE STATE SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.


  PHB-5466 AAC A WAIVER OF APPLICATION FEES FOR PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FOR STATE RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE CARNEY, 23RD DIST.


  HB-5467 AA ESTABLISHING A "FEE-FREE DAY" AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE HAINES, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
332
248

  HB-5468 AAC COLLEGE CREDITS AWARDED FOR MILITARY TRAINING.

REPRESENTATIVE HAINES, 34TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
333
249

  HB-5544 AAC FEE WAIVERS FOR VETERANS ATTENDING PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 HED - Vote to Draft
296
228

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  HB-5545 AAC THE BUDGET OF THE CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.

et al
03-09 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
03-11 HED - Joint Favorable
02-08 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft
145
134

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  PHB-5665 AA EXTENDING TUITION WAIVERS TO THE PARENTS OF A PERSON KILLED IN ACTION WHILE PERFORMING ACTIVE MILITARY DUTY.

REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.


  sHB-5666 AAC GRANTS TO DISTRESSED MUNICIPALITIES FOR THE TRAINING OF VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTERS.

REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.

et al
02-18 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-18 HED - Joint Favorable
03-15 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
257
680
211

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  PHB-5667 AA ASSISTING STUDENTS TO ATTEND THE UCONN DENTAL SCHOOL.

REPRESENTATIVE BUTLER, 72ND DIST.
SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.


  HB-5668 AA REQUIRING THE OFFICE OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A MICROCREDENTIAL PILOT PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
03-09 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-03 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 HED - Vote to Draft
335
251

  sHB-5895 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE ON THE REDUCTION OF STUDENT LOAN DEBT.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SMITH, 48TH DIST.

et al
03-02 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft
149
138
385
05-04 HOUSE PASSED
  PHB-5896 AAC AWARENESS OF MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES AVAILABLE TO STUDENTS AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.


  PHB-5897 AA ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR BUSINESSES THAT HIRE RECENT GRADUATES.

REPRESENTATIVE HARDING, 107TH DIST.


  PHB-5898 AA ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR BUSINESSES THAT MATCH AN EMPLOYEE'S STUDENT LOAN PAYMENT.

REPRESENTATIVE HARDING, 107TH DIST.


  PHB-5899 AA ESTABLISHING A STUDENT LOAN REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM FOR GRADUATES WITH A DEGREE IN EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE SANCHEZ, 25TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.


  PHB-5900 AA REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL FOR THE MERGER OR CLOSING OF INSTITUTIONS WITHIN THE CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BOYD, 50TH DIST.


  HB-5901 AA REQUIRING INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO PROVIDE STUDENT DEBT INFORMATION.

REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.
03-04 02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-11 HED - Vote to Draft


  HB-5902 AA AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR ADVANCED MANUFACTURING CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DOUCETTE, 13TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.

et al
03-04 02-24 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft


  PHB-5903 AAC EQUITABLE PATHWAYS TO HIGH-WAGE, HIGH-GROWTH INDUSTRIES.

REPRESENTATIVE FARRAR, 20TH DIST.


  HB-6227 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY WORK-BASED LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES IN INDUSTRIES WITH A HIRING NEED IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE MILLER, 145TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
03-09 02-08 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft


  sHB-6228 AA PROHIBITING INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FROM INQUIRING ABOUT A PROSPECTIVE STUDENT'S CRIMINAL HISTORY DURING THE ADMISSIONS PROCESS AND ESTABLISHING A PRISON EDUCATION PROGRAM OFFICE.

REPRESENTATIVE PORTER, 94TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.

et al
03-02 04-20 JUD - Joint Favorable
03-04 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft
92
99

04-13 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD
  sHB-6229 AA ADDRESSING THE NEEDS OF FOOD-INSECURE STUDENTS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
SENATOR HASKELL, 26TH DIST.

et al
03-02 04-09 HS - Joint Favorable
03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft
151
675
140
415
05-06 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-06 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON HS
  PHB-6230 AA ADDING ADDITIONAL STUDENT MEMBERS TO THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCGEE, 5TH DIST.

et al


  sHB-6231 AAC HEALTH INSURANCE BENEFITS FOR PART-TIME FACULTY EMPLOYED BY THE CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY SYSTEM.

REPRESENTATIVE DEMICCO, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.

et al
02-18 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-15 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
300
232

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  PHB-6232 AAC STUDENT LOAN INTEREST RATES AND CONSOLIDATION.

REPRESENTATIVE REBIMBAS, 70TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-6233 AA ESTABLISHING A STUDENT LOAN REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAM FOR GRADUATES WHO START A BUSINESS OR WORK IN A HIGH-GROWTH INDUSTRY IN THE STATE.

REPRESENTATIVE LEEPER, 132ND DIST.


  PHB-6234 AAC AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE WELANDER, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.


  sHB-6235 AA ESTABLISHING THE "LEARN HERE, HEAL HERE" PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE LINEHAN, 103RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-18 HED - Vote to Hold until next meeting
03-15 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
336
252

05-04 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  HB-6236 AA EXEMPTING CERTAIN INFORMATION CONCERNING CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS FROM PUBLIC DISCLOSURE UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT.

REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.

et al
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
337
253