Acts Effective July 1, 2011


AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE SUSTINET PLAN.
Public Act No. 09-148 (See Sec. 13-15)
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House Bill No. 6600

AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH LICENSING STATUTES.
Public Act No. 09-232 (See Sec. 83-88, 90-91)
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House Bill No. 6678

AN ACT CONCERNING AUTOMOBILE AND PERSONAL RISK INSURANCE.
Public Act No. 10-7 (See Sec. 2)
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House Bill No. 5014

AN ACT REQUIRING BIODIESEL BLENDED HEATING OIL AND LOWERING THE SULFUR CONTENT OF HEATING OIL SOLD IN THE STATE.
Public Act No. 10-74 (See Sec. 1)
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Senate Bill No. 382

AN ACT MAKING REVISIONS TO STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF MOTOR VEHICLES.
Public Act No. 10-110 (See Sec. 34-37)
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Senate Bill No. 414

AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO PUBLIC HEALTH RELATED STATUTES AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE OF CONNECTICUT.
Public Act No. 10-117 (See Sec. 27)
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Senate Bill No. 428

AN ACT CONCERNING THE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2013.
Public Act No. 11-1 (See Sec. 9-10, 13)
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House Bill No. 6701

AN ACT CONCERNING THE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2013, AND OTHER PROVISIONS RELATING TO REVENUE.
Public Act No. 11-6 (See Sec. 1-11, 13-48, 52-55, 57-74, 80-81, 83, 88-98, 100, 102-104, 106, 112-118, 120-123, 126-164, 166)
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Senate Bill No. 1239

AN ACT CONCERNING HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMAS FOR KOREAN WAR VETERANS.
Public Act No. 11-17
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House Bill No. 6319

AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TECHNICAL REVISIONS AND MINOR CHANGES TO THE INSURANCE AND RELATED STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-19 (See Sec. 16)
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Senate Bill No. 849

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A LUPUS EDUCATION AND AWARENESS PLAN.
Public Act No. 11-23
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House Bill No. 6481

AN ACT CONCERNING SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS.
Public Act No. 11-27
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Senate Bill No. 933

AN ACT CONCERNING CHAIN STORE CIGARETTE DISTRIBUTORS.
Public Act No. 11-37
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House Bill No. 6299

AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION.
Public Act No. 11-43
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House Bill No. 6390

AN ACT CONCERNING THE BUREAU OF REHABILITATIVE SERVICES AND IMPLEMENTATION OF PROVISIONS OF THE BUDGET CONCERNING HUMAN SERVICES;AND PUBLIC HEALTH.
Public Act No. 11-44 (See Sec. 1-68, 70-79, 81-82, 84-103, 107, 111-117, 120-145, 149, 152, 160-162, 165-178)
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Senate Bill No. 1240

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS OF THE BUDGET CONCERNING GENERAL GOVERNMENT.
Public Act No. 11-48 (See Sec. 1, 3-16, 19, 21-28, 31-37, 39, 41, 43, 45, 47-50, 58-188, 190, 198-285, 297, 302-306)
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House Bill No. 6651

AN ACT CONCERNING BANKS.
Public Act No. 11-50 (See Sec. 11-12, 14)
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Senate Bill No. 1109

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE PROVISIONS OF THE BUDGET CONCERNING THE JUDICIAL BRANCH, CHILD PROTECTION, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, WEIGH STATIONS AND CERTAIN STATE AGENCY CONSOLIDATIONS.
Public Act No. 11-51 (See Sec. 1-32, 38-72, 76-215, 223)
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House Bill No. 6650

AN ACT CONCERNING REQUIREMENTS FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATORS.
Public Act No. 11-54
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Senate Bill No. 927

AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AUTHORIZING SPECIAL TAX OBLIGATION BONDS OF THE STATE FOR TRANSPORTATION PURPOSES AND AUTHORIZING STATE GRANT COMMITMENTS FOR SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECTS.
Public Act No. 11-57 (See Sec. 1-19, 49-54, 61-75, 83-92, 116)
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Senate Bill No. 1242

AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTHCARE REFORM.
Public Act No. 11-58 (See Sec. 1-7, 9-10, 12, 54-89)
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House Bill No. 6308

AN ACT CONCERNING CHARTER SCHOOLS.
Public Act No. 11-60
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Senate Bill No. 1104

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE REVENUE ITEMS IN THE BUDGET AND MAKING BUDGET ADJUSTMENTS, DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATIONS, CERTAIN REVISIONS TO BILLS OF THE CURRENT SESSION AND MISCELLANEOUS CHANGES TO THE GENERAL STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-61 (See Sec. 1-5, 9-35, 37-38, 40-45, 51-52, 57-58, 62-64, 67-69, 74-75, 78-99, 105-112, 114, 116-118, 120-132, 136-137, 143-144, 153-155, 157-161, 163-164, 166-179, 188-189)
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House Bill No. 6652

AN ACT CONCERNING THE KIRKLYN M. KERR PROGRAM, A STRATEGIC PLAN FOR HIGHER EDUCATION, CHEFA, THE TRACKING OF UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS ;BY INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION AND TECHNICAL REVISIONS TO THE HIGHER EDUCATION STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-70 (See Sec. 1)
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Senate Bill No. 858

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR CERTAIN NONVIOLENT DRUG OFFENSES.
Public Act No. 11-71 (See Sec. 1-8, 11)
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Senate Bill No. 1014

AN ACT REGULATING THE SALE AND POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA AND SALVIA DIVINORUM.
Public Act No. 11-73
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Senate Bill No. 1098

AN ACT CONCERNING BOATING UNDER THE INFLUENCE AND OTHER REVISIONS TO ENVIRONMENT RELATED STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-74 (See Sec. 1-5)
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Senate Bill No. 1112

AN ACT CONCERNING THE URBAN REINVESTMENT ACT AND THE FEDERAL NEW MARKETS TAX CREDIT PROGRAM AND CORRECTING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.
Public Act No. 11-78
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Senate Bill No. 1216

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND PLANNING FOR CONNECTICUT'S ENERGY FUTURE.
Public Act No. 11-80 (See Sec. 1-34, 36-110, 112-120,122-124, 127-140)
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Senate Bill No. 1243

AN ACT CONCERNING THE POWERS OF THE STATE TREASURER, DIVESTMENT OF STATE FUNDS INVESTED IN COMPANIES DOING BUSINESS IN IRAN AND SUDAN, AND THE MEMBERSHIP OF A MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD AND THE CONNECTICUT STATE EMPLOYEES RETIREMENT COMMISSION.
Public Act No. 11-82 (See Sec. 5, 7)
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Senate Bill No. 881

AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT AIRPORT AUTHORITY.
Public Act No. 11-84
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Senate Bill No. 1003

AN ACT CONCERNING CLOSING THE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT GAP.
Public Act No. 11-85 (See Sec. 2-9)
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Senate Bill No. 929

AN ACT CREATING THE FIRST FIVE PROGRAM.
Public Act No. 11-86
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Senate Bill No. 1001

AN ACT REQUIRING FULL DISCLOSURE TO PROSPECTIVE ATHLETES BEING RECRUITED TO INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
Public Act No. 11-92
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House Bill No. 5415

AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESPONSE OF SCHOOL DISTRICTS AND THE DEPARTMENTS OF EDUCATION AND CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO REPORTS OF CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT AND THE IDENTIFICATION OF FOSTER CHILDREN IN A SCHOOL DISTRICT.
Public Act No. 11-93 (See Sec. 1-17)
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House Bill No. 5431

AN ACT RECONSTITUTING THE CONNECTICUT CAPITOL CENTER COMMISSION.
Public Act No. 11-95
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House Bill No. 5482

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF CERTAIN SUNSET DATES.
Public Act No. 11-103
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House Bill No. 6221

AN ACT CONCERNING A REGIONAL STRUCTURE FOR THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND MISCELLANEOUS CHANGES TO THE GENERAL STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES.
Public Act No. 11-105
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House Bill No. 6227

AN ACT CONCERNING THE SITING COUNCIL.
Public Act No. 11-107 (See Sec. 1-2)
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House Bill No. 6250

AN ACT REQUIRING AN ANNUAL RESULTS-BASED ACCOUNTABILITY REPORT CARD EVALUATING STATE POLICIES AND PROGRAMS IMPACTING CHILDREN.
Public Act No. 11-109
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House Bill No. 6282

AN ACT CONCERNING JUVENILE REENTRY AND EDUCATION.
Public Act No. 11-115
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House Bill No. 6325

AN ACT CONCERNING LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS, PENALTIES FOR UNLICENSED OCCUPATIONAL WORK AND DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION RETIREMENT STATUS LICENSES.
Public Act No. 11-117 (See Sec. 1-2)
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House Bill No. 6338

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ATTORNEY GENERAL'S AUTHORITY TO ENFORCE PROVISIONS OF THE DODD-FRANK WALL STREET REFORM AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT.
Public Act No. 11-119
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House Bill No. 6350

AN ACT CONCERNING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL ON CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND MODIFICATIONS TO STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES.
Public Act No. 11-120 (See Sec. 2-3)
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House Bill No. 6352

AN ACT CONCERNING A CLARIFICATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES' REQUIREMENT TO GIVE NOTICE REGARDING REPAYMENT OF SERVICES.
Public Act No. 11-122
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House Bill No. 6356

AN ACT CONCERNING THE NOTIFICATION OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION DECISIONS IN DISPUTES BETWEEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION AND TEACHERS BARGAINING UNITS.
Public Act No. 11-125
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House Bill No. 6422

AN ACT CONCERNING ADULT EDUCATION.
Public Act No. 11-126
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House Bill No. 6433

AN ACT CONCERNING NONPUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHING EXPERIENCE AND PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATION.
Public Act No. 11-127
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House Bill No. 6434

AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS.
Public Act No. 11-128 (See Sec. 1-2, 4-7)
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House Bill No. 6438

AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN NEW SCHOOL BUSES FROM THE FIRST ANNUAL INSPECTION FOLLOWING THE REGISTRATION OF SUCH BUSES.
Public Act No. 11-130
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House Bill No. 6448

AN ACT REPEALING CERTAIN STATUTES RELATED TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.
Public Act No. 11-131
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House Bill No. 6455

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ALIGNMENT OF POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT.
Public Act No. 11-133 (See Sec. 1)
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House Bill No. 6485

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PROCEDURE FOR RELIEF FROM CERTAIN FEDERAL FIREARMS PROHIBITIONS.
Public Act No. 11-134
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House Bill No. 6490

AN ACT CONCERNING IMPLEMENTATION DATES FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL REFORM, EXCEPTIONS TO THE SCHOOL GOVERNANCE COUNCIL REQUIREMENT AND THE INCLUSION OF CONTINUOUS EMPLOYMENT IN A COOPERATIVE ARRANGEMENT AS PART OF THE DEFINITION OF TEACHER TENURE.
Public Act No. 11-135 (See Sec. 9-10)
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House Bill No. 6498

AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR REVISIONS TO THE EDUCATION STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-136 (See Sec. 1-12, 14-18)
Summary House Bill No. 6499

AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONTINUANCE OF THE MAJORITY LEADERS' JOB GROWTH ROUNDTABLE.
Public Act No. 11-140 (See Sec. 4-7, 11-12, 15-16, 18-24, 29-32)
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House Bill No. 6525

AN ACT CONCERNING BROWNFIELD REMEDIATION AND DEVELOPMENT AS AN ECONOMIC DRIVER.
Public Act No. 11-141 (See Sec. 1-3, 7, 9, 16-18)
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House Bill No. 6526

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY.
Public Act No. 11-143
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House Bill No. 6532

AN ACT ESTABLISHING ADVISORY COMMITTEES TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION IN CERTAIN MUNICIPALITIES.
Public Act No. 11-148
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House Bill No. 6596

AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE LEGISLATIVE PAPERLESS TASK FORCE AND THE TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE REDUCTION OF STATE AGENCY PAPER AND DUPLICATIVE PROCEDURES.
Public Act No. 11-150 (See Sec. 1-14, 21-23)
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House Bill No. 6600

AN ACT CONCERNING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.
Public Act No. 11-152 (See Sec. 18)
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House Bill No. 6629

AN ACT CONCERNING THE COURT SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION OF THE JUDICIAL BRANCH.
Public Act No. 11-155
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House Bill No. 6635

AN ACT AUTHORIZING THE SALE OF CONNECTICUT WINE AT FARMERS' MARKETS AND ESTABLISHING A FARMERS' MARKET WINE PERMIT.
Public Act No. 11-164
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Senate Bill No. 462

AN ACT CONCERNING PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL STUDY FOSTER PARENTS.
Public Act No. 11-166
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Senate Bill No. 980

AN ACT CONCERNING THE RATE APPROVAL PROCESS FOR CERTAIN HEALTH INSURANCE POLICIES.
Public Act No. 11-170 (See Sec. 9)
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Senate Bill No. 11

AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO ELECTIONS RELATED STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-173 (See Sec. 57-58)
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Senate Bill No. 939

AN ACT CONCERNING WORKPLACE VIOLENCE PREVENTION AND RESPONSE IN HEALTH CARE SETTINGS.
Public Act No. 11-175 (See Sec. 1)
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Senate Bill No. 970

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DETERMINATION OF UNDUE HARDSHIP FOR PURPOSES OF MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY AND DISABILITY DETERMINATIONS FOR BENEFICIARIES OF A SPECIAL NEEDS TRUST.
Public Act No. 11-176 (See Sec. 1-2)
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Senate Bill No. 973

AN ACT CONCERNING EDUCATION ISSUES.
Public Act No. 11-179 (See Sec. 9, 13)
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Senate Bill No. 1039

AN ACT CONCERNING EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION AND THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A COORDINATED SYSTEM OF EARLY CARE AND EDUCATION AND CHILD DEVELOPMENT.
Public Act No. 11-181
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Senate Bill No. 1103

AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS THAT OPERATE DROP-IN PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN FROM THE STATE'S CHILD DAY CARE LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS.
Public Act No. 11-193
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House Bill No. 6224

AN ACT CONCERNING FORECLOSURE MEDIATION AND ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS, THE HIGHLY COMPENSATED EMPLOYEE EXEMPTION FOR MORTGAGE LOAN ORIGINATORS, GENERAL-USE PREPAID CARDS AND NEIGHBORHOOD PROTECTION.
Public Act No. 11-201 (See Sec. 1-2, 4)
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House Bill No. 6351

AN ACT CONCERNING THE RESOLUTION OF LIENS IN WORKERS' COMPENSATION CASES.
Public Act No. 11-205
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House Bill No. 6474

AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE INTERN PROGRAM.
Public Act No. 11-208
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House Bill No. 6514

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S OVERSIGHT RESPONSIBILITIES RELATING TO SCOPE OF PRACTICE DETERMINATIONS FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS.
Public Act No. 11-209
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House Bill No. 6549

AN ACT CONCERNING EMERGENCY MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS EXPERIENCING AN OVERDOSE AND THE DESIGNATION OF CERTAIN SYNTHETIC STIMULANTS AS CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES.
Public Act No. 11-210 (See Sec. 3)
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House Bill No. 6554

AN ACT MAKING REVISIONS TO MOTOR VEHICLE STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-213 (See Sec. 1-11, 14, 18-19, 21, 24-25, 27, 29-30, 34, 36-38, 40-47, 49, 52, 60-61)
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House Bill No. 6581

AN ACT CONCERNING CONSUMER CREDIT LICENSES AND THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM SECURITIES ACT.
Public Act No. 11-216 (See Sec. 21, 39)
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Senate Bill No. 1110

AN ACT CONCERNING THE STRENGTHENING OF SCHOOL BULLYING LAWS.
Public Act No. 11-232
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Senate Bill No. 1138

AN ACT CONCERNING MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS INCLUDING NURSING HOME CLOSURES, STAFFING AT THE POLICE OFFICERS STANDARDS AND TRAINING COUNCIL, THE REPEAL OF PROVISIONS CONCERNING THE DIVISION OF SPECIAL REVENUE, HIGHWAY REST AREAS AND AN EXEMPTION TO THE ELECTRIC GENERATION TAX.
Public Act No. 11-233 (See Sec. 2-3, 5-12, 15-18)
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Senate Bill No. 1127

AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE STATUTES REGARDING THE MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT AND CHARTER SCHOOL EDUCATOR PERMIT.
Public Act No. 11-234
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Senate Bill No. 1160

AN ACT CONCERNING DELAYS IN THE EVALUATION AND DETERMINATION PROCESS FOR STUDENTS SUSPECTED OF REQUIRING SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICES AND THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ADVISORY COUNCIL FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION.
Public Act No. 11-235 (See Sec. 1)
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House Bill No. 6501

AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSFER AND DISCHARGE OF NURSING FACILITY RESIDENTS AND AUDITS OF CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.
Public Act No. 11-236 (See Sec. 5)
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House Bill No. 6552

AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE COMMISSION ON NONPROFIT HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES RELATING TO PURCHASE OF SERVICE CONTRACTS.
Public Act No. 11-238
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House Bill No. 6612

AN ACT CONCERNING FILING DEADLINES FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS AND DELAYS IN REVALUATION FOR CERTAIN TOWNS, AND MAKING A TECHNICAL CORRECTION.
Public Act No. 11-239 (See Sec. 17)
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Senate Bill No. 1162

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES' DIFFERENTIAL RESPONSE AND POVERTY EXEMPTION AND A REPORT ON EPISODES OF UNAUTHORIZED ABSENCES OF CHILDREN AND YOUTH IN THE DEPARTMENT'S CARE.
Public Act No. 11-240 (See Sec. 1-2, 4-5, 7-10, 12)
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Senate Bill No. 1199

AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS REVISIONS TO PUBLIC HEALTH RELATED STATUTES.
Public Act No. 11-242 (See Sec. 1-3, 56, 71, 73-75, 78, 81-84, 86-89, 96)
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House Bill No. 6618

AN ACT CONCERNING IMMUNITY FROM LIABILITY FOR FIRE POLICE OFFICERS, PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR VOLUNTEER FIRE POLICE OFFICERS AND UNDERWATER SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAMS AND THE APPROVAL OF REGIONAL FIRE SCHOOLS.
Public Act No. 11-243 (See Sec. 2)
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House Bill No. 5489

AN ACT REQUIRING THE ADOPTION OF REGULATIONS FOR THE SITING OF WIND PROJECTS.
Public Act No. 11-245
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House Bill No. 6249

AN ACT CONCERNING CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION FOR ELECTRICIANS AND DONATION BIN NOTICE REQUIREMENTS.
Public Act No. 11-247 (See Sec. 1)
Summary House Bill No. 5021

AN ACT REQUIRING CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS IN ALL PUBLIC AND NONPUBLIC SCHOOLS.
Public Act No. 11-248
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House Bill No. 5326

AN ACT CONCERNING APPLICATIONS FOR ANGEL INVESTOR TAX CREDITS.
Public Act No. 11-254
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House Bill No. 6399

AN ACT CONCERNING THE SAFETY OF PERSONS ENTERING OR EXITING A SCHOOL BUS.
Public Act No. 11-255
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House Bill No. 6449

AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVEMENT DISTRICTS IN THE TOWN OF WINDSOR.
Special Act No. 11-8
House Bill No. 6100

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM THAT ALLOWS A FUNERAL SERVICE BUSINESS TO OPERATE A SATELLITE OFFICE.
Special Act No. 11-17
Senate Bill No. 1202

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