Appropriations Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

HB-6540

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING HIGHWAY SAFETY, STATE FACILITY TRAFFIC AUTHORITIES, MUNICIPAL BUILDING DEMOLITION, STATE TRAFFIC COMMISSION CERTIFICATES, BUS SERVICE, AT GRADE CROSSINGS, THE NAMING OF ROADS AND BRIDGES IN HONOR OR IN MEMORY OF PERSONS AND ORGANIZATIONS, AND A TRAIN STATION IN NIANTIC.

Vote Date:

5/10/2011

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

3/14/2011

File No.:

393

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Transportation Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

The Appropriations Committee adopted substitute language that deletes section 16, eliminating the bus service between New Haven and Southern CT State University. This action would eliminate the fiscal note for the bill reflecting the lack of monies appropriated in the budget.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

See Transportation Committee Joint favorable Report of 3/30/11

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

See Transportation Committee Joint favorable Report of 3/30/11

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

See Transportation Committee Joint favorable Report of 3/30/11

Reported by: Elizabeth Gillette

Date: May 10, 2011