JOURNAL OF THE HOUSE

Friday, April 26, 2013

The House of Representatives was called to order at 11: 35 o'clock a. m. , Representative Haddad of the 54th District in the Chair.

Prayer was offered by the guest Chaplain, Brian N. Smith of Milford, Connecticut.

The following is the prayer:

Let us pray. Heavenly Father, bless our legislators as they work with the best interests of the people of this State in mind. Grant them wisdom as they pass legislation that will best serve all our residents. Amen.

The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Bailey C. LaPlaca and Renee A. Haddad of Mansfield, Connecticut.

COMMUNICATION FROM HIS EXCELLENCY,

THE GOVERNOR

The following communication was received from His Excellency, the Governor, on the date indicated, read by the Clerk and referred to the Committee on Executive and Legislative Nominations.

April 25, 2013

TO THE HONORABLE GENERAL ASSEMBLY:

Pursuant to Sections 4-1 and 22a-261 of the Connecticut General Statutes, I have the honor to nominate and, with your advice and consent, appoint JOSEPH A. MACDOUGALD from Madison, to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority, as a person with a high level of expertise in the field of energy, to serve a term ending May 31, 2016 or until a successor is appointed and has qualified, whichever is longer, in succession to Timothy Griswold.

DANNEL P. MALLOY

Governor

REPORT

The following report was received on the date indicated, read by the Clerk and referred to the Committee indicated:

Report - Connecticut Health Insurance Exchange - Exchange Plan: 2011 Progress for Implementation of the Connecticut Health Insurance Exchange - January 2012; and, the Connecticut Health Insurance Exchange Plan: Calendar Year 2012 Update - January 2013. (Pursuant to Section 12 of Public Act No. 11-53 and Section 38a-1089 of the Connecticut General Statutes. ) Date Received: April 25, 2013

Referred to the Committees on Public Health and Insurance and Real Estate.

ADJOURNMENT

On motion of Representative Maroney of the 119th District, the House adjourned at 11: 37 o'clock a. m. , to meet again at the Call of the Chair.