Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee Bill Record Book 6/14/2021

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Section 1: PROPOSED SENATE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PSB-18 AAC TUITION WAIVERS FOR DEPENDENT CHILDREN OF PERMANENTLY DISABLED VETERANS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PSB-192 AAC THE USE OF CONNECTICUT HIGHER EDUCATION TRUST FUNDS FOR FIRE TRAINING SCHOOLS, PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOLS AND OTHER TRAINING PROGRAMS.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.
03-02 02-11 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  SB-193 AAC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT ISSUES AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION RELATED TO THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
354
485
224
06-09 HOUSE PASSED
06-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-12 SENATE PASSED
  SB-357 AA PRIORITIZING THE ADMISSION OF IN-STATE STUDENTS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
02-18 03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-358 AA ELIMINATING THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-359 AA PROHIBITING THE USE OF STATE FUNDS BY PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION FOR SPEAKING FEES.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-360 AA PROHIBITING TUITION WAIVERS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT FOR THE FAMILY MEMBERS OF EMPLOYEES.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-387 AAC LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL FOR THE MERGER OR CLOSING OF INSTITUTIONS WITHIN THE CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

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


  sSB-651 AA PERMITTING MUNICIPAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO CONNECTICUT HIGHER EDUCATION TRUST ACCOUNTS.

SENATOR BRADLEY, 23RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
02-18 03-15 KID - Joint Favorable
03-11 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-25 KID - Vote to Draft
02-09 KID - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
02-04 HED - Change of Reference KID
214

162
  sSB-652 AA ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR DONATIONS TO THE ROBERTA B. WILLIS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.
02-18 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-12 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
278

187
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  PSB-653 AAC MINORITY TEACHER RECRUITMENT.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.


  PSB-654 AAC HIGH-NEED CERTIFICATE AND TRAINING PROGRAMS AND ESTABLISHING THE "NUTMEG INTERNSHIP PROGRAM".

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.


  PSB-655 AA REQUIRING THE OFFICE OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO ESTABLISH A CORPORATE LIAISON PROGRAM.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.
02-18 02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  PSB-713 AA IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE DYSLEXIA INSTRUCTION AND TRAINING TASK FORCE CONCERNING EDUCATOR PREPARATION PROGRAMS.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PERILLO, 113TH DIST.

et al


  SB-716 AAC THE FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN BORROWERS' BILL OF RIGHTS ACT OF 2019.

SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SANTIAGO, 84TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
279
559
188
06-09 IN CONCURRENCE
06-09 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
05-26 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-26 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A

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

Section 3: (SENATE) 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 #
  SB-193 AAC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT ISSUES AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION RELATED TO THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
354
485
224
06-09 HOUSE PASSED
06-09 IN CONCURRENCE
05-12 SENATE PASSED
  SB-357 AA PRIORITIZING THE ADMISSION OF IN-STATE STUDENTS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
02-18 03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing


  sSB-651 AA PERMITTING MUNICIPAL CONTRIBUTIONS TO CONNECTICUT HIGHER EDUCATION TRUST ACCOUNTS.

SENATOR BRADLEY, 23RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
02-18 03-15 KID - Joint Favorable
03-11 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-25 KID - Vote to Draft
02-09 KID - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
02-04 HED - Change of Reference KID
214

162
  sSB-652 AA ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR DONATIONS TO THE ROBERTA B. WILLIS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.
02-18 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-12 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
278

187
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  SB-716 AAC THE FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN BORROWERS' BILL OF RIGHTS ACT OF 2019.

SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SANTIAGO, 84TH DIST.

et al
02-18 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable
03-17 SCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
03-04 HED - Vote to Draft
02-09 HED - Reserved for Subject Matter Public Hearing
279
559
188
06-09 IN CONCURRENCE
06-09 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-09 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
05-26 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-26 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  sSB-824 AA REQUIRING TRAINING FOR THE MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNING BOARDS OF INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION AND CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES' BUDGET AND AUTHORITY TO MERGE OR CLOSE INSTITUTIONS.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
03-09 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
280

189
  RSB-850 AAC VARIOUS REVISIONS TO THE HIGHER EDUCATION STATUTES.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
358
490
225
05-12 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-12 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-851 AAC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
03-02 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
359

226
  sSB-852 AAC THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH AND EDUCATIONAL FACILITIES AUTHORITY AND THE CONNECTICUT HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENTAL LOAN AUTHORITY.
03-09 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
281

190
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  sSB-932 AAC AN ALLIANCE DISTRICT TEACHER LOAN SUBSIDY PROGRAM.
03-04 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
289

191
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  RSB-933 AA EXTENDING TAX CREDITS FOR APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING PROGRAMS TO AFFECTED BUSINESS ENTITIES AND TO ALL TRADES THAT HAVE REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIPS.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN


  RSB-953 AA ESTABLISHING THE LEARN, WORK, PAY PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference APP


  sSB-954 AA REQUIRING THE REPORTING OF INCIDENTS THAT RESULTED IN SERIOUS PHYSICAL INJURIES OR DEATH AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
SENATOR HASKELL, 26TH DIST.
SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.

et al
03-02 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
191
438
153
06-09 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-09 IN CONCURRENCE
04-28 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-28 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-994 AAC PAYMENTS TO THE PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL STUDENT PROTECTION ACCOUNT.
03-09

  RSB-995 AAC A PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOL'S FAILURE TO SUBMIT A RENEWAL APPLICATION.
03-09

  RSB-996 AAC FUNDRAISING BY THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT.
03-09 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable
195
507
157
05-19 HOUSE PASSED
05-19 IN CONCURRENCE
05-12 SENATE PASSED
05-26 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-26 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-26 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-25 PA 21-19
  sSB-997 AAC STUDENTS AND FACULTY MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT AND THE BOARD OF REGENTS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION.
03-09 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
196
587
158
06-02 SENATE PASSED
  sSB-998 AAC THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE OFFICE OF HIGHER EDUCATION REGARDING PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOLS AND CLOSURE PLANS OF INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
03-09 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
293
508
186
06-02 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-02 IN CONCURRENCE
05-12 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-12 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-08 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-08 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-07 PA 21-45

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-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
  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
  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
  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
  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
  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


  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
  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
  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

  PHB-6263 AA EXEMPTING CERTAIN INFORMATION CONCERNING CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS FROM PUBLIC DISCLOSURE UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT.

REPRESENTATIVE HALL, 7TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONCEPCION, 4TH DIST.

et al


  sHB-6374 AAC SEXUAL MISCONDUCT ON COLLEGE CAMPUSES.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WELANDER, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.

et al
03-02 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
260
748
214
512
05-25 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
  sHB-6375 AAC THE UNFUNDED PENSION LIABILITY PORTION OF THE FRINGE BENEFIT COST FOR EMPLOYEES OF THE CONSTITUENT UNITS OF THE STATE SYSTEM OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
03-09 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
301
233

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-6400 AAC POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
341
257

  RHB-6401 AAC THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HIGHER EDUCATION.
03-02 03-22 HED - No Action


  RHB-6402 AAC HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.

et al
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable
302
777
234
539
06-08 IN CONCURRENCE
06-01 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-08 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
  RHB-6403 AA REQUIRING LEGISLATIVE APPROVAL FOR THE MERGER OR CLOSING OF INSTITUTIONS WITHIN THE CONNECTICUT STATE COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
03-09 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable
155
144

  RHB-6404 AA FUNDING THE DEBT-FREE COMMUNITY COLLEGE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
03-04 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Change of Reference APP


  RHB-6405 AAC THE CONNECTICUT OPEN EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE COORDINATING COUNCIL.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
03-02 03-04 HED - Joint Favorable
86
97

  RHB-6406 AA EXEMPTING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS FROM THE SALES TAX.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Change of Reference FIN


  RHB-6407 AAC THE OCCUPATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL LICENSES OF MILITARY MEMBERS' SPOUSES.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
03-04 03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Change of Reference GL


  sHB-6461 AA IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE TASK FORCE REGARDING THE PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF MENTAL ILLNESS AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE HADDAD, 54TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.
03-02 03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
264
218

  sHB-6517 AA IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE TASK FORCE TO ANALYZE THE IMPLEMENTATION OF LAWS GOVERNING DYSLEXIA INSTRUCTION AND TRAINING.

REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CURREY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.

et al
03-02 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
03-18 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
268
787
222
551
06-08 IN CONCURRENCE
06-03 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
06-08 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
  RHB-6580 AAC AGRICULTURAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE ACKERT, 8TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DELNICKI, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.

et al
03-09 03-11 HED - Joint Favorable
177
165
455
05-18 HOUSE PASSED
06-09 SENATE PASSED
  RHB-6581 AAC COMPLETION RATES AT PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOLS.
03-09

  sHB-6582 AAC UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS FOR ADJUNCT FACULTY.
03-09 04-19 LAB - Joint Favorable
03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
308
240

04-13 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON LAB
  RHB-6583 AA REQUIRING INDEPENDENT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION TO SUBMIT CLOSURE PLANS TO THE OFFICE OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
03-09

  RHB-6584 AAC OUT-OF-STATE PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOLS.
03-09

Section 8: CHANGE OF REFERENCE, HOUSE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PHB-5218 AAC ADVANCED MANUFACTURING WORKFORCE TRAINING AT GATEWAY COMMUNITY COLLEGE.

REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
02-02 CE - Change of Reference HED


  PHB-6118 AA ESTABLISHING A STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS PROGRAM FOR RECENT GRADUATES OF INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS, 143RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WELANDER, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
02-04 CE - Change of Reference HED


Section 10: REFERRED FROM THE HOUSE FLOOR

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  RHB-6601 AA PROMOTING ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND OPTIMIZING STATE SERVICES THROUGH THE USE OF INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES DEVELOPED IN CONNECTICUT.

REPRESENTATIVE BUCKBEE, 67TH DIST.
03-09 04-13 HED - Joint Favorable
03-11 CE - Joint Favorable
178
166

04-06 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON HED

Section 11: GOVERNOR'S BILLS AND ECERTS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-881 AAC WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.

REPRESENTATIVE MUSHINSKY, 85TH DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
SENATOR HARTLEY, 15TH DIST.

et al
03-02 05-28 APP - Joint Favorable
05-03 ED - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-22 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
327
679
589
227
06-02 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
06-02 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A,B
05-27 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-27 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON ED