Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 917
Session Year 2017
 


AN ACT CONCERNING DISCRIMINATORY PRACTICES AGAINST VETERANS, LEAVES OF ABSENCE FOR NATIONAL GUARD MEMBERS, APPLICATION FOR CERTAIN MEDICAID PROGRAMS AND DISCLOSURE OF CERTAIN RECORDS TO FEDERAL MILITARY LAW ENFORCEMENT.

To (1) protect against certain discriminatory practices on the basis of an individual's status as a veteran, (2) require employers of employees who serve in the National Guard of another state to grant leave for purposes of such service, (3) permit active duty members of the armed forces to register certain family members for Medicaid home and community-based programs if such members are registered to vote, pay real property taxes or are licensed to operate a motor vehicle in the state, (4) include military law enforcement authorities under the United States Department of Defense in the list of federal law enforcement authorities required to receive Department of Children and Families records pertaining to neglect or abuse of a child, and (5) impose a certain limit on the Governor's authority over the Connecticut National Guard.

Introduced by:
Veterans' Affairs Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 7/5/2017Signed by the Governor
 6/21/2017Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/21/2017Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/16/2017(LCO)Public Act 17-127
 6/6/2017In Concurrence
 6/6/2017On Consent Calendar
 6/6/2017House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/6/2017House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/5/2017House Calendar Number 651
 6/5/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 6/5/2017Transmitted Pursuant To Joint Rule 17
 6/5/2017Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 6/5/2017Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 8645
 5/23/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/23/2017No New File by Committee on Judiciary
 5/23/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/23/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 5/23/2017(JUD)Joint Favorable
 5/17/2017Referred by Senate to Committee on Judiciary
 3/22/2017(LCO)File Number 164
 3/22/2017Senate Calendar Number 124
 3/22/2017Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 3/22/2017(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/16/2017(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/21/17 5:00 PM
 3/6/2017(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/2/2017(VA)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/24/2017Public Hearing 02/28
 2/23/2017Referred to Joint Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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