Connecticut Seal

House of Representatives

File No. 602

General Assembly

 

February Session, 2012

(Reprint of File No. 457)

Substitute House Bill No. 5145

 

As Amended by House Amendment

Schedule "A"

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2012

53a-26

Sec. 2

October 1, 2012

53a-36

Sec. 3

October 1, 2012

53a-42

Sec. 4

October 1, 2012, and applicable to sentences imposed for crimes committed on or after said date

53a-29(d)

Sec. 5

October 1, 2012

8-12

Sec. 6

October 1, 2012

14-283(h)

Sec. 7

October 1, 2012

15-25

Sec. 8

October 1, 2012

15-144(h)

Sec. 9

October 1, 2012

15-154(d)

Sec. 10

October 1, 2012

16-44

Sec. 11

October 1, 2012

19a-113

Sec. 12

October 1, 2012

20-249

Sec. 13

October 1, 2012

20-366

Sec. 14

October 1, 2012

21-1

Sec. 15

October 1, 2012

22-12b

Sec. 16

October 1, 2012

22-167

Sec. 17

October 1, 2012

22a-363

Sec. 18

October 1, 2012

25-43

Sec. 19

October 1, 2012

25-45

Sec. 20

October 1, 2012

25-135

Sec. 21

October 1, 2012

26-18

Sec. 22

October 1, 2012

26-42(c)

Sec. 23

October 1, 2012

26-43

Sec. 24

October 1, 2012

26-56

Sec. 25

October 1, 2012

26-58(b)

Sec. 26

October 1, 2012

26-87

Sec. 27

October 1, 2012

26-91(a)

Sec. 28

October 1, 2012

26-94

Sec. 29

October 1, 2012

26-98

Sec. 30

October 1, 2012

26-104

Sec. 31

October 1, 2012

26-105

Sec. 32

October 1, 2012

26-217

Sec. 33

October 1, 2012

26-232(a)

Sec. 34

October 1, 2012

26-244

Sec. 35

October 1, 2012

26-257a(b)

Sec. 36

October 1, 2012

26-260

Sec. 37

October 1, 2012

26-276

Sec. 38

October 1, 2012

26-284

Sec. 39

October 1, 2012

26-285

Sec. 40

October 1, 2012

26-286

Sec. 41

October 1, 2012

26-287(e)

Sec. 42

October 1, 2012

26-288

Sec. 43

October 1, 2012

26-290

Sec. 44

October 1, 2012

26-291a(c)

Sec. 45

October 1, 2012

26-292

Sec. 46

October 1, 2012

29-25

Sec. 47

October 1, 2012

45a-283(b)

Sec. 48

October 1, 2012

53-199

Sec. 49

October 1, 2012

53-280

Sec. 50

October 1, 2012

51-164n(b)

Sec. 51

October 1, 2012

1-1h(e)

Sec. 52

October 1, 2012

9-56

Sec. 53

October 1, 2012

9-64

Sec. 54

October 1, 2012

9-236

Sec. 55

October 1, 2012

9-396

Sec. 56

October 1, 2012

9-625(a)

Sec. 57

October 1, 2012

12-53(c)(4)

Sec. 58

October 1, 2012

14-36a(f)

Sec. 59

October 1, 2012

14-37a(d)

Sec. 60

October 1, 2012

14-40a(e)

Sec. 61

October 1, 2012

14-66c(c)

Sec. 62

October 1, 2012

14-67(h)

Sec. 63

October 1, 2012

14-103(a)

Sec. 64

October 1, 2012

14-112(h)

Sec. 65

October 1, 2012

14-314b

Sec. 66

October 1, 2012

19a-36(a)(7)

Sec. 67

October 1, 2012

19a-180(d)

Sec. 68

October 1, 2012

19a-228

Sec. 69

October 1, 2012

19a-230

Sec. 70

October 1, 2012

20-278

Sec. 71

October 1, 2012

20-609(b)

Sec. 72

October 1, 2012

21-13

Sec. 73

October 1, 2012

21a-11

Sec. 74

October 1, 2012

21a-25

Sec. 75

October 1, 2012

21a-155(b)

Sec. 76

October 1, 2012

22-277(a)

Sec. 77

October 1, 2012

22-321

Sec. 78

October 1, 2012

22-329

Sec. 79

October 1, 2012

22-332c

Sec. 80

October 1, 2012

22-363

Sec. 81

October 1, 2012

22-365

Sec. 82

October 1, 2012

22-366

Sec. 83

October 1, 2012

26-45

Sec. 84

October 1, 2012

26-74(c)

Sec. 85

October 1, 2012

26-127

Sec. 86

October 1, 2012

26-149

Sec. 87

October 1, 2012

26-157a(f)

Sec. 88

October 1, 2012

26-213

Sec. 89

October 1, 2012

26-216

Sec. 90

October 1, 2012

26-219

Sec. 91

October 1, 2012

31-4(a)

Sec. 92

October 1, 2012

31-48b

Sec. 93

October 1, 2012

43-9(a)

Sec. 94

October 1, 2012

46a-64(c)

Sec. 95

October 1, 2012

46a-64c(g)

Sec. 96

October 1, 2012

46a-81d(b)

Sec. 97

October 1, 2012

46a-81e(f)

Sec. 98

October 1, 2012

50-10

Sec. 99

October 1, 2012

52-571bb(b)

Sec. 100

October 1, 2012

53-37

Sec. 101

October 1, 2012

53-132

Sec. 102

October 1, 2012

53-142a

Sec. 103

October 1, 2012

53-203

Sec. 104

October 1, 2012

53-205(d)

Sec. 105

October 1, 2012

53-215

Sec. 106

October 1, 2012

53-249

Sec. 107

October 1, 2012

53-250

Sec. 108

October 1, 2012

53-370

Sec. 109

October 1, 2012

13b-85

Sec. 110

October 1, 2012

15-52

Sec. 111

October 1, 2012

15-100

Sec. 112

October 1, 2012

19a-347

Sec. 113

October 1, 2012

26-78

Sec. 114

October 1, 2012

26-88

Sec. 115

October 1, 2012

47a-52(f)

Sec. 116

October 1, 2012

51-88(b)

Sec. 117

October 1, 2012

7-169(k)(5)

Sec. 118

October 1, 2012

9-361

Sec. 119

October 1, 2012

12-6

Sec. 120

October 1, 2012

14-146

Sec. 121

October 1, 2012

15-15(c)

Sec. 122

October 1, 2012

19a-109

Sec. 123

October 1, 2012

19a-553(b)

Sec. 124

October 1, 2012

20-265

Sec. 125

October 1, 2012

21-33

Sec. 126

October 1, 2012

21-35

Sec. 127

October 1, 2012

22-319a

Sec. 128

October 1, 2012

22-342(d) and (e)

Sec. 129

October 1, 2012

22-344e

Sec. 130

October 1, 2012

22-358

Sec. 131

October 1, 2012

26-47(c)

Sec. 132

October 1, 2012

26-57

Sec. 133

October 1, 2012

26-61(d)

Sec. 134

October 1, 2012

26-71

Sec. 135

October 1, 2012

26-72

Sec. 136

October 1, 2012

26-81

Sec. 137

October 1, 2012

26-90(b)

Sec. 138

October 1, 2012

26-101

Sec. 139

October 1, 2012

26-159a

Sec. 140

October 1, 2012

26-228

Sec. 141

October 1, 2012

26-229

Sec. 142

October 1, 2012

29-243

Sec. 143

October 1, 2012

43-9(a)

Sec. 144

October 1, 2012

15-77

Sec. 145

October 1, 2012

15-97

Sec. 146

October 1, 2012

21a-19

Sec. 147

October 1, 2012

21a-159(a)

Sec. 148

October 1, 2012

22-362

Sec. 149

October 1, 2012

23-65(c)

Sec. 150

October 1, 2012

26-76

Sec. 151

October 1, 2012

26-80a(a)

Sec. 152

October 1, 2012

26-186

Sec. 153

October 1, 2012

26-226

Sec. 154

October 1, 2012

26-231

Sec. 155

October 1, 2012

29-198

Sec. 156

October 1, 2012

35-20

Sec. 157

October 1, 2012

43-9(a)

Sec. 158

October 1, 2012

43-34

Sec. 159

October 1, 2012

2-46(a)

Sec. 160

October 1, 2012

10a-224(g)(1)

Sec. 161

October 1, 2012

14-35a(d)

Sec. 162

October 1, 2012

14-67v

Sec. 163

October 1, 2012

14-163e(d)

Sec. 164

October 1, 2012

14-215(b)

Sec. 165

October 1, 2012

14-215a(b)

Sec. 166

October 1, 2012

14-299a(e)

Sec. 167

October 1, 2012

15-7(e)

Sec. 168

October 1, 2012

15-115(b)

Sec. 169

October 1, 2012

15-156(c)

Sec. 170

October 1, 2012

19a-92a(e)

Sec. 171

October 1, 2012

20-407

Sec. 172

October 1, 2012

21-35h(a)

Sec. 173

October 1, 2012

22-272a(d)

Sec. 174

October 1, 2012

22a-45c

Sec. 175

October 1, 2012

26-6b

Sec. 176

October 1, 2012

26-192f

Sec. 177

October 1, 2012

26-235(d)

Sec. 178

October 1, 2012

29-357(d)

Sec. 179

January 1, 2013

29-357(d)

Sec. 180

October 1, 2012

29-366

Sec. 181

January 1, 2013

29-366

Sec. 182

October 1, 2012

38a-734

Sec. 183

October 1, 2012

42-115u(a)

Sec. 184

October 1, 2012

42-141(a)

Sec. 185

October 1, 2012

43-16q

Sec. 186

October 1, 2012

53-329

Sec. 187

October 1, 2012

7-46

Sec. 188

October 1, 2012

22-306

Sec. 189

October 1, 2012

7-294d(c)

Sec. 190

October 1, 2012

13b-268(b)

Sec. 191

October 1, 2012

31-53(i)

Sec. 192

October 1, 2012

29-1s(a)

Sec. 193

October 1, 2012

Repealer section

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 13 $

FY 14 $

Judicial Dept.

GF - Revenue Gain

Less than $25,000

Less than $25,000

Correction, Dept.

GF - Potential Savings

Less than $100,000

Less than $100,000

Sources:

Judicial Department Offenses and Revenue Database

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

6

14-283(h)

Obstruct emergency vehicle*

Up to 7 days

Up to $200

8

15-144(h)(2)

Illegal use of vessel registration or decal

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

9

15-154(d)

Operate vessel to obstruct law enforcement or fire vessel

Up to 7 days

Up to $200

10

16-44

Fail to report change of name-public utility

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

12

20-249

Act as master barber without license

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

14

21-1

Selling at auction without license

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

15

22-12b

Violate fur breeding requirements

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

16

22-167

Violate local order regarding milk sales

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

17

22a-363

Violate coastal water dredging requirements

10 to 30 days

$15 to $50

19

25-45

Violate local reservoir ordinances

Up to 6 months

Up to $50

20

25-135

Violate well drilling requirements

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

21

26-18

False statement-application for fish/game

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

22

26-42

Deal in raw furs without license

Up to 10 days

$100 to $250

24

26-56

Import rabbit without permit

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

25

26-58

Taxidermy without license

Up to 30 days

$1 to $100

26

26-87

Unauthorized rabbit hunting with ferret

Up to 30 days

$10 to $50

27

26-91(a)

Migratory bird hunting

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

28

26-94

Swan hunting

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

29

26-98

Hunting non-game birds, illegal bird trapping and trap shooting, false statement in bird hunting permit

Up to 30 days

$10 to $200

30

26-104

Illegal hunting in Bantam Lake sanctuary

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

31

26-105

Illegal hunting in Lake Wononscopomuc

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

32

26-217

Using chain bags on oyster beds

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

33

26-232

Violate shellfishing restrictions on Housatonic and Saugatuck rivers

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

35

26-257a

Violate local shellfish commission regulations

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

36

26-260

Illegal clamming in Milford and West Haven

Up to 30 days

Up to $7

37

26-276

Illegal oystering in Hammonasset River

Up to 60 days

Up to $20

38

26-284

Illegal oystering in Thames River

Up to 30 days

Up to $7

39

26-285

Illegal oystering in Old Lyme

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

40

26-286

Illegal oystering in East Lyme and Waterford

Up to 30 days

$7 to $20

42

26-288

Violate escallop regulations

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

46

29-25

Fail to report laundry identification marks

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

47

45a-283

Executor failing to apply for probate

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

48

53-199

Theater seating capacity violations

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

49

53-280

Operating pool room without municipal permit

Up to 6 months

Up to $50

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Mail-in Violation Fine Under the Bill

7

15-25

Injury to navigational aid

Up to 60 days

$250 to $500

Up to $1,000

11

19a-113

Violate scuba compressed air requirements

Up to 5 months

Up to $500

Up to $500

13

20-366

Violate sanitarian requirements

Up to 3 months

Up to $300

Up to $500

18

25-43(a)

Bathing in reservoir

Up to 30 days

Up to $500

Up to $500

34

26-244

Improper redesignation of oyster grounds

Up to 6 months

Up to $300

Up to $300

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

23

26-43

Illegal sale raw furs to dealer

Up to 10 days

$100 to $250

41

26-287

Illegal shellfishing in the Niantic River

Up to 10 days

Up to $200

43

26-290

Illegal escallop taking in Groton

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

44

26-291a

Illegal shellfishing in Stonington

Up to 30 days

Up to $25

45

26-292

Illegal escallop taking in Stonington

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

154

26-231

Towing dredge near shellfish

1st offense

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

2nd and subsequent (SBS) offense

Up to 60

Up to $100

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

51

1-1h

Illegal use of identity card

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

52

9-56

Illegal act by registrar regarding party enrollment list

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

53

9-64

Registrar's failure to erase name

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

54

9-236

Prohibited acts near polling place

Up to 3 months

Up to $50

C misdemeanor

55

9-396

Illegal act-ballot vote at caucus

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

56

9-625

Fail to appear as witness-campaign finance inquiry

Up to 30 days

Up to $25

D misdemeanor

57

12-53 (c)(4)

Fail to answer tax assessor's question

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

58

14-36a(f)

Motor vehicle license class violations--2nd and SBS

(1st offense is an infraction)

This penalty also applies to operating a commercial vehicle without a commercial drivers' license (CGS 14-44a)

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

59

14-37a(d)

Special operator permit violations

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

60

14-40a(e)

Motorcycle endorsement requirement violations—2nd and SBS

(1st offense is an infraction)

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

61

14-66c

Mini-motorcycle sale or disposal violations—2nd and SBS

(1st offense is an infraction)

Up to 30 days

$50 to $100

D misdemeanor

62

14-67

Operate an automobile club without a license

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

63

14-103

Obstruct a motor vehicle inspection

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

64

14-112(h)

Forgery-motor vehicle financial responsibility requirements

Up to 30 days

At least $100

D misdemeanor

65

14-314b

Damage a traffic control device

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

66

19a-36(a)(7)

Public health code violations

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

67

19a-180(d)

Prohibited act by emergency medical services

Up to 3 months

Up to $250

C misdemeanor

68

19a-228

Illegal anchoring of houseboat

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

69

19a-230

Municipal health violations

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

70

20-278

Electrologist violations

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

71

20-609

Illegal use of pharmacy title

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

72

21-13

Junk dealer violations

Up to 3 months

Up to $50

C misdemeanor

73

21a-11

Refusing to give consumer protection officials access to records or samples

Up to 30 days

Up to $25

D misdemeanor

74

21a-25

Violate impure vinegar requirements—

2nd and SBS (1st is fine only)

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

75

21a-155

Bread or pastry sales violations

Up to 30 days

Up to $25

D misdemeanor

76

22-277

Livestock violations or interfering with inspections by agriculture officials

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

77

22-321

Animal disease control violations or obstructing agriculture officials

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

78

22-329

Obstructing a canine control officer preventing cruelty to animals

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

79

22-332c

Impoundment of dogs and medical research violations

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

80

22-363

Possessing a vicious or barking dog—2nd and SBS

(1st is infraction)

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

81

22-365

Obstructing an animal control officer

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

82

22-366

Cropping a dog's ears—2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

83

26-45

Sale of bait without a license

Up to 30 days

$10 to $100

D misdemeanor

84

26-74

Hunting with a motor vehicle, all terrain vehicle, or snowmobile

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

85

26-127

Illegal transport of bait species

Up to 30 days

$50 to $200

D misdemeanor

86

26-149

Unlicensed commercial hatchery

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

87

26-157a

Violating lobster taking requirements

Up to 30 days

$25 to $200

D misdemeanor

88

26-213

Taking shellfish without a license for commercial purposes

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

89

26-216

Illegal use of a power dredge—2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

Up to 30 days

$50 to $200

D misdemeanor

90

26-219

Taking conch without a license

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

91

31-4

Defrauding immigrant workers of wages

Up to 1 year

Up to $100

A misdemeanor

93

43-9(a)(3)

Impersonating weights and measures inspector

Up to 1 year

$100 to $500

A misdemeanor

94

46a-64

Discrimination-public accommodations

Up to 30 days

$25 to $100

D misdemeanor

95

46a-64c

Discrimination-housing

Up to 30 days

$25 to $100

D misdemeanor

96

46a-81d

Sexual orientation discrimination-public accommodations

Up to 30 days

$25 to $100

D misdemeanor

97

46a-81e

Sexual orientation discrimination-housing

Up to 30 days

$25 to $100

D misdemeanor

98

50-10

Violate finder's duty-lost property

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

99

52-571bb

Discriminate against armed forces member

Up to 30 days

$25 to $100

D misdemeanor

100

53-37

Ridicule based on race, color, or creed

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

101

53-132

Sale of equipment without a serial number or identification

Up to 3 months

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

102

53-142a

Illegal possession of a master car key

1st offense

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

2nd and SBS

Up to 6 months

Up to $500

B misdemeanor

103

53-203

Illegal discharge of firearm

Up to 3 months

Up to $250

C misdemeanor

104

53-205

Loaded gun in motor vehicle or snowmobile

Up to 30 days

$10 to $100

D misdemeanor

105

53-215

Illegal discard of refrigerator

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

106

53-249

Cruelty to poultry

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

107

53-250

Illegal use of animals

Up to 30 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

108

53-370

Fraudulent sale liquid fuel/oil

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

109

13b-85

Violating motor bus regulations

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

B misdemeanor

110

15-52

Operating an aircraft with a suspended or revoked license

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

111

15-100

Reckless flying and other aeronautics violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

112

19a-347

Criminal contempt for violating an injunction relating to a house of assignation

Up to 2 months

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

113

26-78

Possession or sale of bird or reptile violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

C misdemeanor

114

26-88

Killing an animal with an explosive

Up to 60 days

$25 to $200

C misdemeanor

115

47a-52

Unfit sanitation in rented dwellings

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

C misdemeanor

116

51-88

Illegal practice of law

Up to 2 months

Up to $250

C misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

117

7-169(k)(5)

Bingo game without permit or false statement in application or report

Up to 60 days

Up to $500

D misdemeanor

118

9-361(3) to (6)

Certain primary or enrollment violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

119

12-6

Hinder state's attorney audit of municipal accounts

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

120

14-146

Throwing object at vehicle—

2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

Up to 60 days

$0

D misdemeanor

122

19a-109

Home or office heating and utility violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

123

19a-553

Fail to report nursing home crimes

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

124

20-265

Violate hairdresser requirements—2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

D misdemeanor

125

21-33

Itinerant vendor violations and false statements in license applications

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

126

21-35

Itinerant vending without license

Up to 60 days

Up to $50

D misdemeanor

128

22-342(d) and (e)

Operating kennel after license revoked or suspended and license or inspection violations

Up to 1 year

Up to $1,000

B misdemeanor

129

22-344e

Procure dog or cat for resale without pet shop license

Up to 1 year

Up to $1,000

B misdemeanor

130

22-358(d)

Permitting dog to pursue deer

Up to 60 days

$25 to $200

D misdemeanor

131

26-47

Control nuisance wildlife without license

Up to 60 days

$25 to $200

D misdemeanor

132

26-57

Transporting animals without permit

Up to 60 days

$10 to $200

D misdemeanor

134

26-71

Violate wild game hunting and wildlife management requirements and taking certain wildlife

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

135

26-72

Wild game trapping violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

136

26-81

Certain hunting, fishing, and trapping violations including Sunday hunting and using a silencer

Up to 60 days

$10 to $200

D misdemeanor

137

26-90(b)

Quadruped hunting, deer hunting, and false statement in permit violations when no other penalty

Up to 60 days

$25 to $200

D misdemeanor

138

26-101

Wildlife refuge violations

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

D misdemeanor

141

26-229

Damage shellfish grounds markers

Up to 90 days

Up to $150

D misdemeanor

142

29-243

Violate steam boiler requirements—2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

Up to 4 months

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

143

43-9(a)

Obstructing weights and measure inspector

Up to 90 days

$2 to $200

D misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

(Prison term, fine, or both)

121

15-15

Operating a boat without a pilot

Up to 60 days

$500 to $1,000

Up to 30 days in prison, $500 to $2,000—deemed a D misdemeanor

127

22-319a

Illegal sale of hog cholera serum

Up to 1 year

$5,000 to $10,000

Up to 6 months, $5,000 to $10,000—

deemed a B misdemeanor

139

26-159a

Violate striped bass regulations—3rd and SBS

(1st and 2nd are fine only)

Up to 60 days

Up to $500 per fish

Up to 30 days,

up to $500 per fish—deemed a D misdemeanor

140

26-228

Taking shells or shellfish at night

Up to 60 days

$100 to $500

Up to 30 days,

$100 to $500—

deemed a D misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

133

26-61(d)

Procuring hunting or fishing license while under suspension

1st offense

Up to 60 days

At least $200

D misdemeanor

2nd and SBS

Up to 1 year

$200 to $500

A misdemeanor

144

15-77

Operating an aircraft under the influence

1st offense

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

1st: C misdemeanor

2nd and SBS

Up to 1 year

Up to $500

2nd and SBS: A misdemeanor

145

15-97

Violating airport zoning requirements

Up to 60 days

Up to $25

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS: D misdemeanor

146

21a-19

Violating oleomargarine requirements

1st offense

Up to 60 days

Up to $100

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS

Up to 4 months

Up to $200

2nd and SBS: C misdemeanor

147

21a-159

Violating bakery requirements

1st offense

Up to $50

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd offense

Up to 10 days

Up to $100

2nd and SBS: D misdemeanor

3rd and SBS

Up to 30 days

Up to $200

148

22-362

Permitting dog annoyance on highway

1st offense

Up to 30 days

$25 to $50

D misdemeanor for all offenses

2nd and SBS

Up to 60 days

$50 to $100

149

23-65(c)

Certain littering violations

Up to 6 months

Up to $50

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS: C misdemeanor

150

26-76

Possessing game over limit

Up to 60 days

Up to $200

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS: D misdemeanor

153

26-226

Damaging an oyster enclosure

1st offense

Up to 30 days

Up to $50

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd offense

30 to 90 days

$50 to $100

2nd and SBS: C misdemeanor with no minimum sentence

3rd and SBS

Up to 6 months

$150

155

29-198

Violating elevator or escalator requirements

1st offense

$25 to $100

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS

30 to 180 days

$100 to $500

2nd and SBS: B misdemeanor

156

35-20

Using a filed device, name, or mark on a receptacle

1st offense

Up to 30 days

Up to $5 per bottle or $10 per box

1st: Up to $250 mail-in violation

2nd and SBS

Up to 1 year

Up to $10

2nd and SBS: C misdemeanor

157

43-9

Using a false weighing device

Manufacture, sale, and use of milk bottles (see CGS 43-23)

Liquefied petroleum gas container violations (see CGS 43-43)

Thread violations (see CGS 43-45)

Weight dealer violations (see CGS 43-52)

1st offense

Up to 3 months

$50 to $300

1st: C misdemeanor

2nd and SBS

Up to 1 year

$100 to $1,000

2nd and SBS: B misdemeanor

158

43-34

Violate petroleum product weighing, delivery ticket, and tare weight of vehicle requirements

1st offense

Up to 3 months

$20 to $200

1st: C misdemeanor

2nd and SBS

Up to 1 year

$50 to $500

2nd and SBS: B misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

159

2-46

Fail to comply with legislative investigation and fail to answer claims commissioner's subpoena (see CGS 4-151(e))

1 to 12 months

$100 to $1,000

A misdemeanor

162

14-67v

Motor vehicle recycler violations

Up to 90 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

167

15-7

Violate Bridgeport harbormaster order

Up to 90 days

Up to $1,000

C misdemeanor

168

15-115(b)

False statement in report of aircraft accident

Up to 90 days

$100 to $1,000

C misdemeanor

170

19a-92a

Illegal tattooing of person

Up to 90 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

171

20-407

Violate hearing aid dealer requirements

Up to 90 days

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

172

21-35h

Violate closing-out sale requirements

Up to 90 days

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

173

22-272a

Using illegal slaughter methods

Up to 90 days

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

174

22a-45c

Obstructing mosquito control

Up to 90 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

175

26-6b

Fail to obey conservation officer

Up to 90 days

$50 to $500

C misdemeanor

178-179

29-357

Sell fireworks without a permit

Up to 90 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

180-181

29-366

Fail to comply with fireworks requirements

Up to 90 days

Up to $100

C misdemeanor

183

42-115u

Violate unfair sales practices requirements

Up to 90 days

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

184

42-141

Violate the home solicitation sales act

Up to 90 days

Up to $500

C misdemeanor

185

43-16q(a)

Solicit a false weight certificate—2nd and SBS

(1st is fine only)

30 to 90 days

$100 to $500

C misdemeanor

185

43-16q(b)

Illegal act by licensed public weigher

30 to 90 days

$50 to $500

C misdemeanor

186

53-329

Illegal sale of prisoner products

Up to 90 days

Up to $1,000

C misdemeanor

Bill

Statute

Description

Current Penalty (Prison term, fine, or both)

Penalty Under the Bill

160

10a-224(g)

Illegal financial interest by Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority (CHESLA) board member

Up to 1 month

$50 to $1,000

30 days and same fine, deemed a D misdemeanor

161

14-35a

Motor carrier operating vehicle with suspended or revoked registration or operating without authority—1st offense

Up to 90 days

$500 to $1,000

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

164

14-215(b)

Operate motor vehicle while under license suspension or revocation—1st offense

Up to 90 days

$150 to $200*

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

165

14-215a

Operate motor vehicle while license suspended for certain reasons (see CGS 14-140)—1st offense

Up to 90 days

$150 to $200

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

166

14-299a(e)

Violate traffic signal preemption device requirements

Up to 90 days

Up to $5,000

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

169

15-156(c)

Operate boat while safe boating certificate revoked or suspended—1st offense

Up to 90 days

$150 to $200

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

176

26-192f

Shellfishing in closed area and misleading shipments

Up to 12 months

Up to $1,000 or three times the shellfishes' value

One year and same fine, deemed an A misdemeanor

177

26-235(d)

Taking clams from a closed area

Up to 12 months

$75 to $1,000 or three times the clams' value

One year and same fine, deemed an A misdemeanor

182

38a-734

Insurance consultant-receiving an illegal fee

30 to 90 days

$250 to $2,500

Three months and same fine, deemed a C misdemeanor

Related Bill

Related Bill's Provision

This Bill's Provision

sSB 29 (new File—Finance, Revenue and Bonding substitute)

Merges the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority (CHEFA) with CHESLA by making CHESLA a subsidiary of CHEFA

Makes a minor change in the penalty for illegal financial interests by CHESLA board members ( 160)

sHB 57 (File 103)

Extends penalties for bakery violations to violations by newly created food manufacturing establishment licensees and allows consumer protection to impose civil penalties for violations

Changes the penalties for bakery violations ( 147)

sSB 83 (File 262)

Permits Sunday deer hunting with a bow and arrow under certain circumstances

Reduces the penalty for Sunday hunting and certain other hunting, fishing, and trapping violations by making it a class D misdemeanor rather than punishable by up to 60 days in prison, a fine of $10 to $200, or both ( 136)

HB 5147 (File 501)

Prohibits a notary public from performing certain legal functions and imposes by reference the same penalty as for the unauthorized practice of law, which is a fine of up to $250, up to two months in prison, or both

Increases the penalty for the unauthorized practice of law to a class C misdemeanor ( 116)

sHB 5164 (File 211)

Continues the vehicle category for “activity vehicles,” a type of student transportation vehicle, which is scheduled to be eliminated on July 1, 2012 ( 28)

Makes second and subsequent motor vehicle license class violations a class D misdemeanor, increasing the maximum fine from $100 to $250 but leaving the prison penalty (up to 30 days) unchanged ( 58)

Makes changes to procedures to revoke an automobile club license and extends licensing periods ( 10)

Makes operating a club without a license a class D misdemeanor, increasing the maximum fine from $100 to $250 but leaving the prison penalty (up to 30 days) unchanged ( 62)

Eliminates the motor vehicle recycler subcategory of intermediate processors and laws pertaining to them ( 12)

Changes the penalty that still applies to other recycler violations ( 162)

Changes the penalties for violating laws prohibiting (1) operating a commercial vehicle without a federally required periodic inspection; (2) conducting such an inspection other than as prescribed by federal regulations; and (3) making a false statement about the inspection, vehicle condition, or repair ( 34)

Also changes these penalties ( 163)

sHB 5447, File 396, as amended by House “A”

Increases, from two to two-and-a-half inches, the minimum size of scallops that a person can take from the Niantic River

Reduces the penalty for illegal shellfishing in the Niantic River to a $250 violation from the current penalty of up to 10 days in prison, a fine of up to $200, or both ( 41)

Yea

42

Nay

0

(03/26/2012)

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