Raised H.B. No. 7159
Session Year 2017


To create the Connecticut State Seal of Biliteracy which is to be affixed to the high school diploma of those students who have achieved a high level of proficiency in English and one or more foreign languages.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/6/2017Signed by the Governor
 5/31/2017Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 5/31/2017Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/30/2017(LCO)Public Act 17-29
 5/25/2017On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 5/25/2017Senate Passed
 4/7/2017Senate Calendar Number 257
 4/7/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/5/2017House Passed
 3/27/2017(LCO)File Number 233
 3/27/2017House Calendar Number 184
 3/27/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 3/27/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/20/2017(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/27/17 10:00 AM
 3/13/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/8/2017(ED)Joint Favorable
 2/24/2017Public Hearing 03/01
 2/23/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Co-sponsors of HB-7159

Rep. Chris Soto, 39th Dist.
Rep. Christopher Rosario, 128th Dist.
Rep. Brian M. Ohler, 64th Dist.
Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes, 75th Dist.
Sen. George S. Logan, 17th Dist.
Rep. Sam Belsito, 53rd Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.

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