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List of Bills

H.B. No. 5051 (COMM) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT EXPANDING MUNICIPAL AND STATE REVERSE AUCTION AUTHORITY TO INCLUDE THE PURCHASE OF SERVICES', to expand the authority of municipalities, school districts and state agencies to use reverse auctions for the purchase of certain services.
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H.B. No. 6426 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT EXEMPTING INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION THAT OFFER FREE COURSES TO INMATES FROM STATE CONTRACTING REQUIREMENTS', to exempt institutions of higher education that arrange for professors to teach free for-credit courses to inmates from state contracting requirements.
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H.B. No. 6427 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING POLLING PLACES FOR PRIMARIES', to allow municipalities to reduce the number of polling places for primaries.
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H.B. No. 6428 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT ENABLING TOWNS TO CHECK VOTERS IN ELECTRONICALLY', to enable towns to check voters in electronically.
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H.B. No. 6429 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS . 'AN ACT CONCERNING OVERVOTES FOR CROSS ENDORSED CANDIDATES', to provide for a definition of "overvote" that includes a vote for the same person more than once for a single office, and to provide that if an elector overvotes, the tabulator will warn the elector so the elector may recast their ballot.
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H.B. No. 6430 (RAISED) HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT . 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REGIONAL COUNCIL TO SUPPORT WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT', to support Connecticut's jobs agenda and focus on state investments and alignment to better meet the state's workforce development outcomes and to further develop a regional action plan to align comprehensive early childhood, primary and secondary school programs with programs of higher education and workforce needs.
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H.B. No. 6431 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING COOPERATIVE HEALTH CARE ARRANGEMENTS', to permit health care providers to enter into cooperative arrangements that would not be subject to certain antitrust laws after approval by the Attorney General, and to require managed care organizations to negotiate in good faith with providers who participate in such arrangements.
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H.B. No. 6432 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING HOMEMAKER SERVICES AND HOMEMAKER COMPANION AGENCIES'
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H.B. No. 6433 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING TECHNICAL AND OTHER CHANGES TO THE LABOR DEPARTMENT STATUTES', to make technical changes deleting obsolete reports, streamlining the administration of certain programs and making other federally-mandated conforming changes to improve department functionality and customer satisfaction.
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H.B. No. 6434 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENTS AND AMBULANCE COMPANIES AND THE DEFINITION OF EMPLOYER UNDER THE STATE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ACT', to add volunteer fire departments and ambulance companies to the definition of "employer" under the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
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