OLR Bill Analysis

sSB 340

AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE BY STATE EMPLOYEES OF SERVICES PROVIDED BY CONNECTICUT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOL SYSTEM STUDENTS.

SUMMARY:

This bill authorizes public officials, state employees, their immediate family members, and businesses with which they are associated to contract with the regional vocational-technical (V-T) school system for its students to perform services in conjunction with their vocational, technical, or technological education and training. It requires the superintendent of the regional V-T system to establish an open and transparent process for reviewing any such contract.

With certain exceptions, the Code of Ethics prohibits public officials, state employees, their immediate family members, and businesses with which they are associated from entering into a state contract valued at $ 100 or more.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2012

COMMITTEE ACTION

Government Administration and Elections Committee

Joint Favorable Substitute

Yea

15

Nay

0

(03/21/2012)