JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

Friday, May 10, 2013

The Senate was called to order at 11: 41 a. m. in accordance with the provisions of Senate Rule 9(b), and under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Minority Leader.

The prayer was offered by Acting Chaplain, Brittany Kaplan of Enfield, Connecticut.

The following is the prayer:

Dear Lord understanding is one of the greatest accomplishments of life and with it comes wisdom. Amen

Pursuant to Senate Rule 9(b) the Senate is called into Session, by the Office of the Senate Clerk's under the authority of the President Pro Tempore and the Senate Minority Leader.

It is hereby moved that Senate Agenda Number 1, dated May 10, 2013, is adopted, the items on said Agenda shall be acted upon as indicated and that the Agenda shall be incorporated into the Senate Journal and Senate Transcript.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

HOUSE BILLS

The following favorable reports of the Joint Standing Committees were received from the House, read the second time and tabled for the calendar.

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. Substitute for H. B. No. 5387 (COMM) (File Nos. 354 and 788) AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE USE OF MILITARY OCCUPATIONAL SPECIALTY TRAINING AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR STATE LICENSING REQUIREMENTS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. H. B. No. 6485 (RAISED) (File Nos. 407 and 793) AN ACT CONCERNING A BARBERSHOP APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. Substitute for H. B. No. 5617 (COMM) (File No. 499) AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENT MEMBERSHIP ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT.

EDUCATION. H. B. No. 6329 (RAISED) (File Nos. 38 and 789) AN ACT CONCERNING DISSECTION CHOICE. (As amended by House Amendment Schedules "A" and "B").

EDUCATION. Substitute for H. B. No. 6505 (RAISED) (File Nos. 299 and 794) AN ACT CONCERNING PARAMETERS FOR FEES FOR EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

EDUCATION. Substitute for H. B. No. 6562 (RAISED) (File No. 509) AN ACT CONCERNING ADULT EDUCATION AND TRANSITION TO COLLEGE. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. Substitute for H. B. No. 6346 (RAISED) (File Nos. 123 and 790) AN ACT REVISING VARIOUS STATUTES CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. Substitute for H. B. No. 6524 (RAISED) (File No. 370) AN ACT CONCERNING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE CODES AND STANDARDS COMMITTEE.

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT. H. B. No. 6375 (RAISED) (File Nos. 41 and 791) AN ACT CONCERNING UNIFORM CRIME REPORTS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

JUDICIARY. Substitute for H. B. No. 6387 (RAISED) (File Nos. 294 and 792) AN ACT CONCERNING COURT OPERATIONS. (As amended by House Amendment Schedule "A").

JUDICIARY. H. B. No. 6445 (RAISED) (File No. 688) AN ACT CONCERNING SERVICES THAT MAY BE PROVIDED BY PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. Substitute for H. B. No. 6486 (RAISED) (File No. 630) AN ACT CONCERNING CHANGES OF ADDRESSES FOR ELECTORS.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. Substitute for H. B. No. 6492 (RAISED) (File No. 506) AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONFIDENTIALITY OF EMPLOYEES SUPPLYING INFORMATION TO THE AUDITORS OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS.

ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY. H. B. No. 6534 (RAISED) (File No. 430) AN ACT CONCERNING GASOLINE VAPOR RECOVERY SYSTEMS.

PUBLIC HEALTH. H. B. No. 6646 (RAISED) (File No. 555) AN ACT CONCERNING MARITAL AND FAMILY THERAPISTS.

COMMERCE. H. B. No. 6652 (RAISED) (File No. 473) AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND TECHNICAL CHANGES TO ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT STATUTES.

ADJOURNMENT

The Senate at 11: 46 a. m. adjourned under provisions of Senate Rule 9(b) subject to the call of the chair.