Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5353
Session Year 2012


To improve the dissemination and communication of information regarding individualized education programs to parents and guardians and to improve the quality of education for teachers in the implementation of individualized education programs; to require that any special education services provided by a school district to a student whose parents have chosen to send him or her to a private school comply with the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; to require that the state special education excess cost grant goes to the district that is financially responsible for paying the tuition costs for a child; and to make technical corrections to the general statutes.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/15/2012Signed by the Governor
 5/31/2012Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/30/2012(LCO)Public Act 12-173
 5/9/2012On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 5/9/2012Senate Passed
 5/2/2012Senate Calendar Number 455
 5/2/2012Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/1/2012Immediate Transmittal to the Senate
 5/1/2012House Passed
 5/1/2012House Rejected House Amendment Schedule A 3873
 4/16/2012Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/16/2012No New File by Committee on Appropriations
 4/16/2012(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/16/2012(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/13/2012(APP)Joint Favorable
 4/10/2012Referred by House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/29/2012(LCO)File Number 183
 3/29/2012House Calendar Number 150
 3/29/2012Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/29/2012(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/23/2012(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/28/12 5:00 PM
 3/15/2012(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/14/2012(ED)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/1/2012Public Hearing 03/05
 2/29/2012Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Co-sponsors of HB-5353

Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Tom Reynolds, 42nd Dist.
Rep. Linda A. Orange, 48th Dist.
Sen. Gary D. LeBeau, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Ed Jutila, 37th Dist.
Rep. David A. Scribner, 107th Dist.
Rep. Geoff Luxenberg, 12th Dist.
Rep. Sandy H. Nafis, 27th Dist.
Rep. Hector L. Robles, 6th Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Joseph J. Taborsak, 109th Dist.
Rep. Susan M. Johnson, 49th Dist.
Rep. Jason Rojas, 9th Dist.
Rep. Noreen S. Kokoruda, 101st Dist.
Rep. Louis P. Esposito, 116th Dist.
Rep. James M. Crawford, 35th Dist.
Rep. Terrie Wood, 141st Dist.
Rep. Andrew M. Fleischmann, 18th Dist.
Rep. Elaine C. O'Brien, 61st Dist.
Rep. Lawrence G. Miller, 122nd Dist.
Rep. Prasad Srinivasan, 31st Dist.
Rep. Paul Davis, 117th Dist.
Rep. Elizabeth A. Boukus, 22nd Dist.
Rep. Christie M. Carpino, 32nd Dist.
Rep. Dan Carter, 2nd Dist.
Rep. David Aldarondo, 75th Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.
Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Rep. Michael L. Molgano, 144th Dist.
Sen. Michael A. McLachlan, 24th Dist.
Sen. Len Suzio, 13th Dist.
Sen. Terry B. Gerratana, 6th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Peggy Sayers, 60th Dist.
Sen. Toni Nathaniel Harp, 10th Dist.
Sen. Anthony J. Musto, 22nd Dist.
Sen. Andrea L. Stillman, 20th Dist.
Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, 17th Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Bob Duff, 25th Dist.
Rep. Selim G. Noujaim, 74th Dist.

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