Public Act Summaries


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2019 Regular Session

Summary Title
SUM00001 RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO ALLOW FOR EARLY VOTING.
SUM00002 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF STATEMENTS OF FINANCIAL INTEREST.
SUM00003 AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROGRAM FOR HEMP PRODUCTION.
SUM00006 AN ACT CONCERNING GHOST GUNS.
SUM00008 AN ACT CONCERNING REGIONAL ANIMAL CONTROL SHELTERS.
SUM00009 AN ACT CONCERNING PAYMENTS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION TO A MUNICIPALITY THAT PROVIDES AMBULANCE SERVICES ON BEHALF OF A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY.
SUM00010 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REWARD PROGRAM FOR STATE EMPLOYEE REPORTING OF WASTEFUL PRACTICES.
SUM00013 AN ACT PROHIBITING THE SALE OF CIGARETTES, TOBACCO PRODUCTS, ELECTRONIC NICOTINE DELIVERY SYSTEMS AND VAPOR PRODUCTS TO PERSONS UNDER AGE TWENTY-ONE.
SUM00014 AN ACT CONCERNING "UPSKIRTING".
SUM00015 AN ACT CONCERNING THE REPEAL OF A CONVEYANCE OF A PARCEL OF STATE LAND TO THE TOWN OF NORWALK.
SUM00018 AN ACT CONCERNING COTTAGE FOOD PRODUCTS AND THE PRODUCTION OF HONEY AND MAPLE SYRUP.
SUM00019 AN ACT CONCERNING EPINEPHRINE AUTO INJECTORS.
SUM00021 AN ACT CONCERNING A MARKETING PLAN TO PROMOTE THE BIOSCIENCE INDUSTRY IN THE STATE.
SUM00022 AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT INNOVATIONS, INCORPORATED AND PRIVATE EQUITY INVESTMENT.
SUM00023 AN ACT CONCERNING AMENDMENTS TO THE TRUST ACT.
SUM00026 AN ACT MAKING PERMANENT THE MORATORIUM ON THE APPROVAL OF PROGRAMS AT INDEPENDENT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
SUM00027 AN ACT CONCERNING GAY AND TRANSGENDER PANIC DEFENSE.
SUM00028 AN ACT AUTHORIZING DUAL LANDINGS OF FISH IN THE STATE.
SUM00029 AN ACT CONCERNING AIR QUALITY MONITORING IN TOWNS NEAR THE CRICKET VALLEY ENERGY CENTER.
SUM00030 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSFER OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RECORDS BETWEEN AGENCIES.
SUM00032 AN ACT CONCERNING THE REVISOR'S TECHNICAL CORRECTIONS TO THE GENERAL STATUTES.
SUM00033 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF "SERVICE IN TIME OF WAR" AND STATE RESIDENCY REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN VETERANS' SERVICES.
SUM00037 AN ACT CONCERNING QUALIFIED FOREST FIRE FIGHTERS.
SUM00038 AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR THE SALE OF FENTANYL.
SUM00039 AN ACT CONFIRMING AND ADOPTING VOLUMES 1 TO 13, INCLUSIVE, OF THE GENERAL STATUTES, REVISED TO JANUARY 1, 2019.
SUM00040 AN ACT IMPROVING THE INTEGRITY OF THE CONNECTICUT BUSINESS REGISTRY.
SUM00041 AN ACT CONCERNING SERVICE OF PROCESS ON OUT-OF-STATE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES AND REGISTERED FOREIGN LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES.
SUM00042 AN ACT CONCERNING PARTICIPATION BY A RESIDENT OF A NURSING HOME FACILITY OR RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME IN A RECEIVERSHIP PROCEEDING.
SUM00043 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF LAW ENFORCEMENT RECORDS CONCERNING VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT AND FAMILY VIOLENCE.
SUM00044 AN ACT CONCERNING A CHILDREN IN CARE BILL OF RIGHTS AND EXPECTATIONS AND THE SIBLING BILL OF RIGHTS.
SUM00045 AN ACT CONCERNING CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION IN SCREENING FOR INFLAMMATORY BREAST CANCER AND GASTROINTESTINAL CANCERS.
SUM00046 AN ACT CONCERNING LEASING OF MILITARY DEPARTMENT FACILITIES.
SUM00051 AN ACT CONCERNING FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS IN RENTAL UNITS.
SUM00052 AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL SECURITY.
SUM00053 AN ACT CONCERNING NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE WITH A MOTOR VEHICLE AND ILLEGAL RACING.
SUM00054 AN ACT CONCERNING OPPORTUNITY ZONES.
SUM00055 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE MEDAL OF MERIT FOR CIVILIANS.
SUM00056 AN ACT CONCERNING THE LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR REVISIONS TO THE PUBLIC HEALTH STATUTES, DENTAL ASSISTANTS AND DENTAL THERAPY.
SUM00057 AN ACT CONCERNING FUNERAL SERVICE CONTRACTS AND CEMETERIES.
SUM00058 AN ACT PROMOTING CAREERS IN MANUFACTURING TO PUBLIC SCHOOL STUDENTS AND ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE DEMAND FOR CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION TEACHERS.
SUM00060 AN ACT ALLOWING STUDENTS TO APPLY SUNSCREEN PRIOR TO ENGAGING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.
SUM00061 AN ACT REQUIRING THE OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD TO DEVELOP A PROPOSED EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATOR COMPENSATION SCHEDULE.
SUM00065 AN ACT MODERNIZING THE STATE'S COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATION STATUTES.
SUM00067 AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATION OF MODERATORS AND ALTERNATE MODERATORS.
SUM00068 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CONNECTICUT APPRENTICESHIP AND EDUCATION COMMITTEE.
SUM00069 AN ACT EXTENDING WHISTLEBLOWER PROTECTIONS TO EMPLOYEES OF BUSINESSES RECEIVING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FROM THE STATE.
SUM00070 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A COUNCIL ON PROTECTING WOMEN'S HEALTH.
SUM00072 AN ACT CONCERNING DENTAL PRACTITIONERS.
SUM00073 AN ACT CONCERNING TEACHERS' RETIREMENT SYSTEM CONTRIBUTIONS.
SUM00077 AN ACT AUTHORIZING MUNICIPAL CLIMATE CHANGE AND COASTAL RESILIENCY RESERVE FUNDS.
SUM00080 AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS IN THE POSSESSION OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CORRECTION.
SUM00082 AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF CERTAIN CONTRACTS FOR THE SALE OR LEASE OF CATS AND DOGS.
SUM00085 AN ACT CONCERNING VALIDATION OF CONVEYANCE DEFECTS ASSOCIATED WITH AN INSTRUMENT THAT WAS EXECUTED PURSUANT TO A POWER OF ATTORNEY.
SUM00086 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR EMPLOYERS THAT MAKE PAYMENTS ON CERTAIN LOANS ISSUED TO EMPLOYEES BY THE CONNECTICUT HIGHER EDUCATION SUPPLEMENTAL LOAN AUTHORITY.
SUM00088 AN ACT CONCERNING REAL ESTATE CLOSINGS.
SUM00094 AN ACT CONCERNING EXPEDITED APPROVAL OF AFFIRMATIVE ACTION PLANS SUBMITTED BY CONTRACTORS TO THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES.
SUM00095 AN ACT CONCERNING EMPLOYMENT PROTECTION FOR MEMBERS OF THE CIVIL AIR PATROL.
SUM00096 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF EPINEPHRINE AT THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES WILDERNESS SCHOOL.
SUM00097 AN ACT REMOVING THE TERM "HOMEMAKER" IN REFERENCE TO HOME HEALTH AIDE AGENCIES AND SERVICES.
SUM00098 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE OF ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES.
SUM00099 AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION SERVICES REGARDING EMERGENCY MEDICATION.
SUM00100 AN ACT CONCERNING THE INCLUSION OF INSTRUCTION IN CULTURALLY RESPONSIVE PEDAGOGY AND PRACTICE IN THE PRESERVICE TRAINING, PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND IN-SERVICE TRAINING PROVIDED TO TEACHERS.
SUM00101 AN ACT CONCERNING A MATCHING GRANT PROGRAM IN REGIONAL TOURISM DISTRICTS.
SUM00102 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ONLINE DATABASE FOR STATE EXPENDITURES.
SUM00105 AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXPANSION OF CERTIFICATION COURSES IN CARDIOPULMONARY RESUSCITATION AND EDUCATION AND TRAINING COURSES IN THE USE OF AUTOMATIC EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF FIRST AID.
SUM00106 AN ACT CONCERNING ACCESS TO INFORMATION ON EARLY CHILDHOOD INTERVENTIONS.
SUM00107 AN ACT CONCERNING THE REVIEW OF MUNICIPAL ARBITRATION AWARDS.
SUM00108 AN ACT CONCERNING MOTOR VEHICLE INSPECTORS AS PEACE OFFICERS.
SUM00109 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PREVENTION OF THE HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS.
SUM00110 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SUSPENSION OF DELINQUENCY PROCEEDINGS FOR TREATMENT OR OTHER SERVICES IN MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT OR MISUSE CASES AND CONCERNING DETENTION OF JUVENILES.
SUM00112 AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE-WIDE BAN ON FRACKING WASTE.
SUM00113 AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF AUTOMATIC EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATORS.
SUM00115 AN ACT CONCERNING ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND DEMENTIA TRAINING AND BEST PRACTICES.
SUM00116 AN ACT CONCERNING REGISTRIES OF PERSONS FOUND RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSAULTS OR OTHER ABUSE, NEGLECT, EXPLOITATION OR ABANDONMENT OF ELDERLY PERSONS OR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
SUM00122 AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS FOR CHILD CARE SERVICES.
SUM00123 AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS BY THE CONNECTICUT AIRPORT AUTHORITY REGARDING NONBUDGETED EXPENDITURES, THE CONNECTICUT AIRPORT AND AVIATION ACCOUNT AND EXEMPT RECORDS UNDER THE FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT.
SUM00126 AN ACT CONCERNING APPLICATIONS FOR PREQUALIFICATION BY CONTRACTORS AND SUBSTANTIAL SUBCONTRACTORS.
SUM00127 AN ACT CONCERNING THE INNOVATION INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR NONPROFIT PROVIDERS OF HUMAN SERVICES.
SUM00131 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TESTIMONY OF JAILHOUSE WITNESSES.
SUM00133 AN ACT EXPANDING REQUIRED HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR HEARING AIDS.
SUM00134 AN ACT EXPANDING REQUIRED HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PREEXISTING CONDITIONS.
SUM00135 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SUSPENSION OF DELINQUENCY PROCEEDINGS FOR FIRE STARTING BEHAVIOR TREATMENT.
SUM00140 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF PARKING CITATIONS BY INDEPENDENT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION AND PRIVATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS.
SUM00144 AN ACT CONCERNING A COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS AND PHYSICIANS.
SUM00145 AN ACT EXTENDING THE EZEQUIEL SANTIAGO FORECLOSURE MEDIATION PROGRAM UNTIL JUNE 30, 2023.
SUM00146 AN ACT REQUIRING THE PROVISION OF INFORMATION CONCERNING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES AND RESOURCES TO STUDENTS, PARENTS AND GUARDIANS.
SUM00147 AN ACT CONCERNING TRAINING FOR CERTAIN PUBLIC SAFETY AND EMERGENCY SERVICES PERSONNEL
SUM00149 AN ACT CONCERNING MOBILE DENTAL CLINICS.
SUM00150 AN ACT CONCERNING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT.
SUM00151 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE JUROR SELECTION PROCESS, PROVIDING ACCESS TO CERTAIN RECORDS POSSESSED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION SERVICES, CONNECTICUT VALLEY HOSPITAL AND THE PSYCHIATRIC SECURITY REVIEW BOARD, AND CONCERNING SENTENCING OF PERSISTENT LARCENY OFFENDERS AND CONFIDENTIALITY UPON APPLICATION TO A DIVERSIONARY PROGRAM.
SUM00152 AN ACT DESIGNATING VARIOUS DAYS AND WEEKS.
SUM00155 AN ACT CONCERNING CONTRACTING HEALTH ORGANIZATIONS AND DENTISTS, DENTAL PLANS AND PROCEDURES.
SUM00156 AN ACT EXEMPTING CERTAIN PERSONS ENGAGED IN THE BOARDING OF CATS AND DOGS FROM THE REQUIREMENT TO OBTAIN A LICENSE TO OPERATE A COMMERCIAL KENNEL.
SUM00157 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT ON AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES AND MEALS ON WHEELS.
SUM00158 AN ACT CONCERNING DISCLOSURES BY REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND SALESPERSONS.
SUM00159 AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH AND SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER BENEFITS.
SUM00160 AN ACT CONCERNING THE AWARD OF DOUBLE OR TREBLE DAMAGES TO AN INJURED PARTY IN A CIVIL ACTION RESULTING FROM CERTAIN TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.
SUM00162 AN ACT REGULATING ELECTRIC FOOT SCOOTERS.
SUM00164 AN ACT CONCERNING SOCIAL WORKERS.
SUM00165 AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONVENIENCE OF ACQUIRING MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS.
SUM00169 AN ACT EXTENDING GOOD SAMARITAN PROTECTIONS FOR PERSONS OR ENTITIES THAT INCLUDE AN OPIOID ANTAGONIST WITHIN A CABINET CONTAINING AN AUTOMATIC EXTERNAL DEFIBRILLATOR.
SUM00171 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION FOR SERVICE MEMBERS AND VETERANS HAVING DISABILITY RATINGS.
SUM00172 AN ACT CONCERNING IN-STATE STUDENT STATUS FOR SPOUSES AND CHILDREN OF CERTAIN MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES.
SUM00174 AN ACT CONCERNING DISTANCE LEARNING PROGRAMS OPERATED BY INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION OUTSIDE OF THE STATE.
SUM00176 AN ACT CONCERNING NEWBORN SCREENING FOR SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY.
SUM00178 AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE SPEAKER OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES' BLUE RIBBON COMMISSION ON TOURISM.
SUM00180 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE MARSHALS AND STATEMENTS OF FINANCIAL INTERESTS.
SUM00182 AN ACT CONCERNING THE OFFICE OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER.
SUM00183 AN ACT CONCERNING HOME INSPECTORS AND APPRAISERS.
SUM00186 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE SERVICES' RECOMMENDATIONS FOR TAX ADMINISTRATION AND MINOR REVISIONS TO THE TAX AND RELATED STATUTES.
SUM00187 AN ACT CONCERNING CONFIDENTIALITY IN THE CASE OF A DISCRETIONARY TRANSFER OF A JUVENILE'S CASE TO THE REGULAR CRIMINAL DOCKET AND IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE POLICY AND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE.
SUM00188 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF CONFIDENTIAL COMMUNICATIONS BETWEEN A FIRST RESPONDER AND A PEER SUPPORT TEAM MEMBER.
SUM00190 AN ACT REQUIRING AN INVASIVE SPECIES STAMP FOR THE OPERATION OF A MOTORBOAT ON THE WATERS OF THE STATE AND ENFORCEMENT OF NOISE ORDINANCES ON CANDLEWOOD LAKE.
SUM00194 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING PUBLIC DRINKING WATER AND CLARIFICATION CONCERNING THE EFFECT OF THE PROVISIONS OF THE STATE WATER PLAN AND DEFINING MUNICIPALITY WITH RESPECT TO STORMWATER AUTHORITIES.
SUM00196 AN ACT CONCERNING CONFORMING, MINOR AND TECHNICAL CHANGES TO STATUTES CONCERNING INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE.
SUM00197 AN ACT CONCERNING QUARANTINE AND DISPOSAL ORDERS OF ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS.
SUM00200 AN ACT CONCERNING THE FAILURE TO FILE FOR CERTAIN GRAND LIST EXEMPTIONS, PAYMENT OF A GRANT-IN-AID TO THE TOWN OF WALLINGFORD AND THE EXTENSION FOR FILING AN ANNUAL DECLARATION OF PERSONAL PROPERTY AND VALIDATING A TAX CREDIT CLAIM.
SUM00201 AN ACT CONCERNING VISION PLANS, OPTOMETRISTS AND OPHTHALMOLOGISTS.