JOURNAL OF THE SENATE

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

The Senate was called to order at 12: 36 p. m. , the President in the Chair.

The prayer was offered by the Deputy Chaplain, Rabbi Philip Lazowski of Bloomfield, Connecticut.

The following is the prayer:

Our though for today is from Psalm 84: 9

"Lord God of Hosts, hear my prayer"

Let us pray,

Almighty God, listen to the prayers of our Senators and the people assembled in this chamber. Provide them with courage, wisdom and integrity. Strengthen them in resolve to work for the best of our beloved state of Connecticut. Prepare them to follow your guidance in serving, to do what is good for our state. Guide and protect each one of them, and their beloved families. Look in favor upon our nation, president and state. Protect and defend our troops and keep them safe, in your holy name, as we pray.

And let us say Amen.

PLEDGE

Senator Doyle of the 9th, led the Senate in the pledge of Allegiance.

REPORTS

The following reports were received, read by the Clerk and referred to the Committees indicated:

Health Assistance Intervention Education Network. Annual Report as required by Section 19a-12a of the Connecticut General Statutes. Report received March 5, 2013.

The report was referred to the committees on Public Health and Human Services.

State of Connecticut Office of Military Affairs. Annual Report 2011-2012 Report received March 5, 2013.

The report was referred to the committee on Veterans Affairs.

State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management. Report of Adjusted Payments as required by Section 12-170bb of the Connecticut General Statutes. Report received March 5, 2013.

The report was referred to the committees on Appropriations and Finance, Revenue and Bonding.

State of Connecticut Department of Administrative Services. Leased Property Report as required by Section 11-4a of the Connecticut General Statutes. Report received March 5, 2013.

The report was referred to the committees on Appropriations and Finance, Revenue and Bonding.

INTRODUCTION OF BILLS

SENATE AND HOUSE BILLS AND RESOLUTIONS

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th, the first reading of the following bills and resolutions was waived, the list of bills and resolutions as prepared by the Clerks was accepted, and the bills and resolutions referred to the Committees as indicated thereon in concurrence:

JUDICIARY

S. B. No. 123 (COMM) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE RISK REDUCTION CREDIT PROGRAM', to repeal the risk reduction credit program.

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

S. B. No. 299 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNICATION AMONG STATE AND LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS DURING ACTIVE SHOOTER INCIDENTS', to provide a means of notifying local police departments of recent or ongoing shooting incidents involving multiple victims so that they may send resources to the affected jurisdiction or increase security at heavily populated locations in their own jurisdictions.

CHILDREN

S. B. No. 650 (COMM) CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CREATING A PARENTS' SUPPORT HOT LINE FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN EXHIBITING MENTAL OR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH ISSUES', to develop a one-stop support mechanism for parents whose children are exhibiting behavioral health issues.

S. B. No. 651 (COMM) CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING NUTRITION STANDARDS FOR CHILD CARE SETTINGS', to establish certain nutrition standards for child care settings and early education programs.

S. B. No. 652 (COMM) CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REFERRALS FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES TO THE BIRTH-TO-THREE PROGRAM', to create a pilot program to refer children thirty-six months of age or younger who are the victims of substantiated abuse or neglect to the birth-to-three program.

S. B. No. 653 (COMM) CHILDREN. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND OUT-OF-STATE PLACEMENT FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE PURVIEW OF SUCH AGENCY', to evaluate the Department of Children and Families' policy regarding the placement of children outside the state of Connecticut.

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

S. B. No. 710 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PERMITS FOR GUN SHOWS', to require the local authority of the town in which a gun show is to take place to issue a permit for such gun show.

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

S. B. No. 732 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARDS AND THE CHRONICALLY UNEMPLOYED', to study the potential effects of redistricting regional workforce development boards.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

S. B. No. 1056 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT STREAMLINING CERTAIN PROCESSES AT THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSTRUCTION SERVICES CONCERNING CONSTRUCTION MANAGER AT-RISK PROJECT DELIVERY CONTRACTS, THE HIRING OF CONSULTANTS AND CONTRACTS FOR THE INSTALLATION OF PREFABRICATED BUILDINGS', to allow the construction manager at-risk to prepare the site prior to the completion of the guaranteed maximum price and to allow such price to be determined in phases, to permit the Department of Construction Services to enter into on-call contracts with consultants for programs involving a single client agency and to permit the department to purchase property and services for prefabricated buildings from persons holding a contract with the federal government without using formal bidding procedures.

S. B. No. 1057 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE STATE LIBRARIAN CONCERNING E-GOVERNMENT AND THE PRESERVATION, AUTHENTICATION AND MANAGEMENT OF ELECTRONIC RECORDS', to develop and implement a state-wide electronic records management initiative for public records created and maintained by state agencies, municipalities and quasi-public agencies funded by fees from land recordings, to provide for the maintenance of permanent electronic records, to define essential record and to provide for the protection of essential records to ensure the continuity of government operations following a disaster or other emergency.

S. B. No. 1058 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RETENTION OF UNUSED ABSENTEE BALLOTS', to allow clerks to dispose of unused absentee ballots after ten days after an election, primary or referendum.

JUDICIARY

S. B. No. 1059 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A MODERN METHOD OF FORECLOSURE', to support the Attorney General's settlement with five large mortgage servicers by providing a faster mechanism of short sales and discouraging double-tracking of short sale and foreclosure matters by all mortgage lenders.

S. B. No. 1060 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE MAINTENANCE OF PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE BY NURSING HOMES, HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCIES AND HOMEMAKER-HOME HEALTH AIDE AGENCIES', to require nursing homes, home health care agencies and homemaker-home health aide agencies to maintain professional liability insurance at certain prescribed levels.

S. B. No. 1061 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONFIRMING AND ADOPTING VOLUMES 1 TO 13, INCLUSIVE, OF THE GENERAL STATUTES, REVISED TO 2013', to adopt and confirm the general statutes, revised to 2013.

S. B. No. 1062 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION REGARDING THE SENTENCING OF A CHILD CONVICTED OF A FELONY OFFENSE', to enact the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission with respect to the sentencing of persons for criminal offenses committed prior to attaining the age of eighteen in order to comply with the recent United States Supreme Court decision in Miller v. Alabama.

S. B. No. 1063 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNIFORM COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES OF CONVICTION ACT', to adopt the Uniform Collateral Consequences of Conviction Act.

PUBLIC HEALTH

S. B. No. 1064 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATION IN NURSING HOMES BY CERTAIN NURSE'S AIDES', to allow a registered nurse to delegate the administration of medication to patients in nursing homes to a nurse's aide who is certified in medication administration.

S. B. No. 1065 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELORS', to change a requirement concerning an applicant's eligibility for a license as an alcohol and drug counselor.

S. B. No. 1066 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATE OF NEED APPLICATION GUIDELINES AND THE ISSUANCE OF DECISIONS', to require the Office of Health Care Access, when deliberating on a certificate of need application, to consider and make written findings concerning whether the proposed project described in the application is consistent with the goals of federal health care reform and to provide that an application for which the office has not issued a decision within the applicable review period is deemed approved.

S. B. No. 1067 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF CERTAIN SERVICES AT MEDICAL SPAS', to establish requirements for the operation of medical spas.

S. B. No. 1068 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CARE COORDINATION FOR CHRONIC DISEASE', to reduce the incidence of chronic disease in the state and improve chronic care coordination.

S. B. No. 1069 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE JOINT PRACTICE OF PHYSICIAN AND PSYCHOLOGISTS', to redefine "professional corporation" to include corporations that are organized for the purpose of rendering professional services by physicians and psychologists.

S. B. No. 1070 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL NURSE STAFFING AND ESTABLISHMENT OF A SCHOOL NURSE ADVISORY COUNCIL', to require local and regional boards of education to maintain appropriate school nurse staffing and to establish a school nurse advisory council.

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

S. B. No. 1071 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR THE CRIMINAL INJURIES COMPENSATION FUND', to create an additional source of funding for the Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund by collecting a tax from firearm manufacturers and firearm importers for the sale of each firearm manufactured in or imported into the state.

S. B. No. 1072 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CHARITABLE GAMES AND THE GAMING POLICY BOARD', to eliminate the Gaming Policy Board and transfer all licensing and regulatory responsibility that previously existed in the Gaming Policy Board to the Department of Consumer Protection; to simplify the process for issuing permits for charitable gaming by reducing the number of permits available and creating a new permit that allows the permittee to hold, over the course of one year, an unlimited number of single-day bazaars during special events; and to update the cost for each class of charitable gaming permit.

S. B. No. 1073 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MINOR AND TECHNICAL CHANGES TO PUBLIC SAFETY STATUTES', to make minor and technical changes to various statutes concerning emergency services and public safety.

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

S. B. No. 1074 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION AND LIABILITY FOR HOSPITAL SERVICES', to make certain changes regarding employer liability for hospital services.

S. B. No. 1075 (RAISED) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONSTRUCTION SERVICES AND THE REPORTING OF NONWAGE PAYMENTS', to require a construction services business to report nonwage payments made to another construction services business to the Commissioner of Revenue Services.

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

S. B. No. 1076 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REDUCTION OF GUN VIOLENCE', to enact various initiatives to reduce gun violence in this state including expanding the definition of assault weapon, requiring a rifle permit for the purchase of a long gun, requiring registration of firearms, establishing a gun offender registry, regulating the sale of ammunition and eliminating the bulk purchase of firearms.

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

H. B. No. 5703 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING LONGEVITY PAYMENTS FOR ALL STATE EMPLOYEES', to study the effects of longevity payments on the state economy.

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H. B. No. 6251 (COMM) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT REQUIRING FINGERPRINTING AND CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS PRIOR TO THE SALE, DELIVERY OR TRANSFER OF ALL LONG GUNS', to require the completion of fingerprinting and a criminal background check prior to the sale, delivery or transfer of any long gun.

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

H. B. No. 6578 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TIMELY FILING OF ELECTION RETURNS', to ensure that the municipal clerk has all materials necessary to certify that all discrepancies have been rectified and to report accurate election returns.

H. B. No. 6579 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PREQUALIFICATION OF SUBCONTRACTORS, REMOVING THE MUNICIPAL EXEMPTION FROM THE SET-ASIDE PROGRAM AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRACTS RESERVED FOR MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISES', to modify the application fee range for subcontractors applying for prequalification, to exempt subcontractors from the requirement to submit a statement of financial condition and bonding company letter for prequalification, to remove the municipal exemption from the set-aside program requirements and to modify the percentage of contracts reserved for minority business enterprises by distinguishing women from minorities.

H. B. No. 6580 (RAISED) GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FAILURE TO FILE A REPORT OF AN INDEPENDENT EXPENDITURE', to increase maximum penalties for any individual, entity or committee that fails to properly file a report concerning an independent expenditure.

JUDICIARY

H. B. No. 6581 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION REGARDING LENGTHY SENTENCES FOR CRIMES COMMITTED BY A CHILD OR YOUTH', to enact the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission to provide for automatic review of sentences of ten years or more served by persons who were under eighteen years of age when they committed their crimes.

H. B. No. 6582 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT SENTENCING COMMISSION WITH RESPECT TO CERTIFICATES OF REHABILITATION', to enact the recommendations of the Connecticut Sentencing Commission with respect to certificates of rehabilitation in order to provide eligible offenders with relief from barriers to employment and licensure.

H. B. No. 6583 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONTAINMENT OF CORRECTIONAL HEALTH CARE COSTS', to contain correctional health care costs by implementing clinical code editing technologies and claims audit and recovery services for the Department of Correction inmate health services program in order to increase medical and dental treatment claims accuracy, identify and prevent errors and recover overpayments and payments for such claims and ensure that eligible claims are submitted to Medicaid for reimbursement.

H. B. No. 6584 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE UNIFORM INTERSTATE DEPOSITIONS AND DISCOVERY ACT', to enact the Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act in this state.

H. B. No. 6585 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EVIDENCE AND COSTS', to (1) require a plaintiff to comply with a request for an independent medical examination in a personal injury action, except upon a showing of good cause by the plaintiff, and (2) clarify what is a recoverable cost for the recording, videotaping, transcribing and presentation of the deposition of certain health care providers.

H. B. No. 6586 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING THE FILING FEES ASSOCIATED WITH THE TERMINATION OR DISSOLUTION OF CERTAIN BUSINESS ENTITIES', to eliminate the filing fees associated with the termination or dissolution of certain business entities.

H. B. No. 6587 (RAISED) JUDICIARY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AMENDMENTS TO CONTRACTS BETWEEN THE STATE AND ANY MUNICIPALITY IN WHICH A CORRECTIONAL FACILITY IS LOCATED', to permit a municipality in which a state-operated correctional facility is located to obtain an amendment to any contract that is in effect between the municipality and a state agency related to the correctional facility.

PUBLIC HEALTH

H. B. No. 6588 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXPIRATION OF CERTAIN HEALTH CARE PROVIDER CONTRACTS', to require certification or accreditation that an adequate provider network will exist after expiration of a contract between a hospital or physician-hospital organization and an insurer, health care center or medical service corporation and to require notice to patients when such contract is set to expire.

H. B. No. 6589 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE FOR DENTAL HYGIENISTS', to establish a task force to study the scope of practice for dental hygienists and other mid-level dental professionals.

H. B. No. 6590 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LICENSING OF TATTOO TECHNICIANS', to require licensing for persons who engage in tattooing.

H. B. No. 6591 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE EUTHANIZATION OF ANY CAT OR DOG TO BE PERFORMED BY A LICENSED VETERINARIAN', to require, in most circumstances, that euthanasia of a dog or cat be performed by a licensed veterinarian.

H. B. No. 6592 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATION OF CLASSICAL HOMEOPATHS', to require (1) the Commissioner of Public Health to publish a list of classical homeopaths certified by a national organization, (2) the commissioner to establish requirements for certification of classical homeopaths, and (3) require persons who practice classical homeopathy in this state on and after July 1, 2014, to obtain a certification from the Department of Public Health.

H. B. No. 6593 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT HEALTH INFORMATION NETWORK', to make changes to the statute concerning disclosure of personally identifiable information by state agencies to the Connecticut Health Information Network.

H. B. No. 6594 (RAISED) PUBLIC HEALTH. 'AN ACT CONCERNING RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES AND DEFINITIONS OF "NURSING HOME FACILITY" AND "MEDICAL REVIEW COMMITTEE. "', to clarify the definitions of "nursing home facility" and "residential care home" and statutory references to such terms and to change the definition of "medical review committee".

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

H. B. No. 6595 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT PROHIBITING THE DISCHARGE OF FIREARMS NEAR PRIVATE RESIDENCES', to prohibit the discharge of firearms within five hundred feet of private residences.

H. B. No. 6596 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING POLICE OFFICERS AND FIREFIGHTERS', to authorize a referendum to determine if certain municipal police officers and firefighters may be covered by Medicare.

H. B. No. 6597 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CREATING THE CIVILIAN MEDAL OF HONOR', to honor Connecticut citizens who perform a valorous and heroic deed.

H. B. No. 6598 (RAISED) PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC PROTECTION', to allow state agencies holding seized firearms to manage their inventory of such firearms without the risk of liability, and to permit peace officers to possess firearms on school grounds, even when off duty.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

SENATE AGENDA NO. 2

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION

SUSPENSION OF THE RULES

Senator Looney of the 11th moved for suspension of the rules to take the following resolution.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 28 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE CARMEN ESPINOSA OF SOUTHINGTON TO BE AN ASSOCIATE JUDGE OF THE SUPREME COURT AND A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Gerratana of the 6th, Looney of the 11th and Kissel of the 7th.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 12: 52 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote House Joint Resolution No. 28 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

A

   

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

 

Y

 

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

EMERGENCY CERTIFICATION

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION

RESOLUTION ADOPTED

SUSPENSION OF THE RULES

The following Senate Resolution was introduced, read by the Clerk and adopted. (Emergency Certification signed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House accompanied the bill in accordance with Section 2-26 of the Connecticut General Statutes and Joint Rules 9. )

S. J No. 45 RESOLUTION TO AMEND THE JOINT RULES OF THE SENATE AND THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 12: 58 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote Senate Joint Resolution No. 45 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

A

   

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

 

Y

 

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE HOUSE

Senator Looney of the 11th moved immediate transmittal to the House, Senate Joint Resolution No. 45 for further action by the House.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 1

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the bills placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 27 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE JON C. BLUE OF HAMDEN TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Kissel of the 7th and Looney of the 11th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 28 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF DANIEL E. DILZER OF MIDDLETOWN TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 29 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JODI MURRAY GREGG OF STAMFORD TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 30 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE JAMES G. KENEFICK, JR. OF GUILFORD TO BE A STATE REFEREE.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Meyer of the 12th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 31 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF DAVID W. SCHOOLCRAFT OF HEBRON TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

JUDICIAL NOMINATIONS

RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Joint Committee accepted and the resolution adopted.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 32 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE CYNTHIA K. SWIENTON OF CHESTER TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Kissel of the 7th who requested the vote be taken by roll call.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 1: 14 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 34

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 34

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 2

On the roll call vote Senate Resolution No. 32 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

A

   

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

A

   

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

 

Y

 

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

The following Senator(s) abstained under Senate Rule 15:

Senator McLachlan of the 24th

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE HOUSE

Senator Looney of the 11th moved immediate transmittal to the House Senate Joint Resolution No. 32 for further action by the House.

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FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 1

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 37 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THOMAS COLIN, ESQUIRE, OF RIDGEFIELD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 38 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MELANIE CRADLE, ESQUIRE, OF MIDDLEFIELD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 39 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF KAREN GOODROW, ESQUIRE, OF CHESTER TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Kissel of the 7th and Looney of the 11th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 40 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ROBYN STEWART JOHNSON, ESQUIRE, OF GLASTONBURY TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Cassano of the 4th and Looney of the 11th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 41 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF CHARLES LEE, ESQUIRE, OF GREENWICH TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 42 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JASON LOBO, ESQUIRE, OF SUFFIELD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Kissel of the 7th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 44 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ANDREW RORABACK, ESQUIRE, OF GOSHEN TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Doyle of the 9th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Kissel of the 7th, Meyer of the 12th, Chapin of the 30th, Frantz of the 36th, Kane of the 32nd, Doyle of the 9th, Crisco of the 17th, Fasano of the 34th, Looney of the 11th, Boucher of the 26th and McKinney of the 28th.

On motion of Senator Doyle of the 9th, the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 1

ADOPTED

The chair ordered the vote on business placed on the Consent Calendar be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 2: 11 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote the Consent Calendar No. 1 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

A

   

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

 

Y

 

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE HOUSE

Senator Looney of the 11th moved immediate transmittal to the House all items needing further action by the House.

RECESS

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th, the Senate at 2: 12 p. m. recessed.

AFTER RECESS

The Senate reconvened at 3: 17 p. m. , Senator Duff of the 25th in the Chair.

PRESIDENT IN THE CHAIR

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

EMERGENCY CERTIFICATION

HOUSE BILL

HOUSE BILL PASSED

The following House Bill was introduced, read by the Clerk and passed. (Emergency Certification signed by the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and the Speaker of the House accompanied the bill in accordance with Section 2-26 of the Connecticut General Statutes and Joint Rules 9. )

H. B. No. 6599 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE SANDY HOOK WORKERS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AND FUND, CLARIFYING THE CALCULATION OF SURVIVOR BENEFITS, AND AUTHORIZING A WAIVER OF THE STATE-WIDE MASTERY EXAMINATION REQUIREMENT FOR CERTAIN NEWTOWN STUDENTS.

Senator Hartley of the 15th, explained the bill and moved passage.

Remarking was Senator Osten of the 19th, Stillman of the 20th, Chapin of the 30th, McLachlan of the 24th, Witkos of the 8th, McKinney of the 28th, Looney of the 11th and Williams of the 29th.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 3: 52 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote House Bill No. 6599 was passed. In concurrence with the House.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

A

   

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

 

Y

 

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

SUSPENSION OF THE RULES

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE GOVERNOR

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th, the rules were suspended for immediate transmittal to the Governor Emergency Certified House Bill No. 6599.

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FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 19 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF GERALD T. WEINER, ESQUIRE OF WOODBRIDGE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Crisco of the 17th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 20 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JAMEY BELL OF BLOOMFIELD TO BE THE CHILD ADVOCATE.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Bye of the 5th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 21 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF RICHARD J. BARLOW OF CANTON TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 22 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JOEL FREEDMAN OF SOUTH GLASTONBURY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 23 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SCOTT SHANLEY OF MANCHESTER TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORT OF THE SENATE COMMITTEES

RESOLUTION PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the report of the Committee accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 9 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SHEILA HENNESSEY OF WETHERSFIELD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PSYCHIATRIC SECURITY REVIEW BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 25 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF RICHARD H. KOSINSKI, ESQUIRE OF NEW BRITAIN TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 26 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SUSAN R. MEREDITH, ESQUIRE OF NEW HAVEN TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE SENATE COMMITTEE

RESOLUTION PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 11 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JEAN L. REXFORD OF REDDING TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 12 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ANDREW L. SALNER, M. D. OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 13 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF EDWARD MONICO, M. D. OF MADISON TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 35 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF DAWN NILES OF NORTH WINDHAM TO BE A MEMBER OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. J. No. 36 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF LESLIE A. WILLIAMSON, JR. OF BOLTON TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE SENATE COMMITTEE

RESOLUTION PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 16 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF QUEENIE COLLINS OF GLASTONBURY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 17 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ALLYSON DUFFY, M. D. OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE CONNECTICUT MEDICAL EXAMINING BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. S. R. No. 18 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF EVONNE M. KLEIN OF DARIEN, TO BE COMMISSIONER OF HOUSING.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Leone of the 27th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEES

HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTIONS

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

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 19 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHAEL A. CARON OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC UTILITY REGULATORY AUTHORITY.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 20 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SHARON PALMER OF QUAKER HILL TO BE LABOR COMMISSIONER.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 22 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JOHN ADAMS OF GRANBY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 23 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF PEDRO E. SEGARRA OF HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 25 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE KEVIN G. DUBAY OF HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL, AS AN ALTERNATE SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 26 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF BARBARA D. AARON, ESQUIRE OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 27 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF COURTNEY GOODEN OF WATERFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 37 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF WILLIAM DEVANE LOGUE, ESQUIRE OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 38 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE ELLIOT N. SOLOMON OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL AS A SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 39 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ANDREEA DINICU OF GLASTONBURY TO BE A NONVOTING STUDENT MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 40 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JAMES GILDEA OF DERBY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE METRO NORTH NEW HAVEN RAIL COMMUTER COUNCIL.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 41 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF GARVIN AMBROSE, ESQUIRE, OF VERNON TO BE VICTIM ADVOCATE.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 42 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF REBECCA SALUSTRI OF COLUMBIA TO BE A NONVOTING STUDENT MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 44 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF S. ROBERT JELLEY OF GUILFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE METRO NORTH NEW HAVEN RAIL COMMUTER COUNCIL.

RECESS

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th, the Senate at 4: 29 p. m. recessed.

AFTER RECESS

The Senate reconvened at 5: 31 p. m. , President in the Chair.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORT OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

BILL PASSED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the report of the Committee accepted and the bill passed.

FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING. Substitute for S. B. No. 801 (RAISED) (File No. 10) AN ACT MAKING MANUFACTURING ASSISTANCE ACT FUNDS AVAILABLE FOR THE SMALL BUSINESS EXPRESS PROGRAM.

Senator LeBeau of the 3rd explained the bill, offered Senate Amendment Schedule “A” (LCO 4266) and moved adoption.

On a voice vote the amendment was adopted.

The following is the Amendment:

I

n line 14, strike ", provided the provisions of"

In line 15, strike "sections 32-220 to 32-234, inclusive, shall not apply to said amount,"

In line 20, strike ", the Small Business Express program"

Strike lines 77 to 82, inclusive, in their entirety, and insert the following in lieu thereof: "to deposit twenty million dollars in the small business express assistance account established pursuant to section 32-7h. "

Remarking was Senator Fasano of the 34th.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 5: 39 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote Senate Bill No. 801 as amended by Senate Amendment Schedule “A” (LCO 4266) was Passed.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 2

ADOPTED

The chair ordered the vote on business placed on the Consent Calendar be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 5: 44 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote the Consent Calendar No. 2 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORT OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

BILL PASSED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the report of the Committee accepted and the bill passed.

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT. Substitute for S. B. No. 200 (RAISED) (File No. 8) AN ACT CONCERNING THE BUTLER SCHOOL AND THE SAWYER SCHOOL.

Senator Bye of the 5th, explained the bill and moved passage.

Remarking were Senators Boucher of the 26th and Ayala of the 23rd.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 5: 53 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote Senate Bill No. 200 was Passed.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE HOUSE

Senator Looney of the 11th moved immediate transmittal to the House all items needing further action by the House.

BUSINESS ON THE CALENDAR

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

JUDICIAL NOMINATIONS

RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Joint Committee accepted and the resolution adopted.

JUDICIARY. S. J. No. 43 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SHELLEY MARCUS, ESQUIRE, OF BRANFORD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Meyer of the 12th, Fasano of the 34th and Coleman of the 2nd.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 6: 26 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 31

Those voting Nay 4

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote Senate Joint Resolution No. 43 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

   

N

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

   

N

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

   

N

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

   

N

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

IMMEDIATE TRANSMITTAL TO THE HOUSE

Senator Looney of the 11th moved immediate transmittal to the House of Senate Joint Resolution No. 43.

SENATOR DUFF IN THE CHAIR

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 3

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

Senator Looney of the 11th moved for suspension of the rules to take up the following Resolutions

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 19 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHAEL A. CARON OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE PUBLIC UTILITY REGULATORY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 22 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JOHN ADAMS OF GRANBY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Witkos of the 8th and Kissel of the 7th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 23 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF PEDRO E. SEGARRA OF HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE CONNECTICUT RESOURCES RECOVERY AUTHORITY.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Meyer of the 12th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 25 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE KEVIN G. DUBAY OF HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL, AS AN ALTERNATE SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTION ADOPTED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Joint Committee accepted and the resolution adopted.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 20 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SHARON PALMER OF QUAKER HILL TO BE LABOR COMMISSIONER.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Stillman of the 20th and Osten of the 19th.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 6: 46 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 33

Those voting Nay 2

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote House Joint Resolution No. 20 was adopted. In concurrence with the House.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

   

N

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

   

N

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 3

ADOPTED

The chair ordered the vote on business placed on the Consent Calendar be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 6: 49 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 35

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 35

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 1

On the roll call vote the Consent Calendar No. 3 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

 

Y

 

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 4

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

Senator Looney of the 11th moved for suspension of the rules to take up the following Resolutions

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 26 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF BARBARA D. AARON, ESQUIRE OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Bye of the 5th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 27 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF COURTNEY GOODEN OF WATERFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 37 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF WILLIAM DEVANE LOGUE, ESQUIRE OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE EDUCATION ARBITRATION BOARD.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 38 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE ELLIOT N. SOLOMON OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE JUDICIAL REVIEW COUNCIL AS A SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 39 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ANDREEA DINICU OF GLASTONBURY TO BE A NONVOTING STUDENT MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 40 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF JAMES GILDEA OF DERBY TO BE A MEMBER OF THE METRO NORTH NEW HAVEN RAIL COMMUTER COUNCIL.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Crisco of the 17th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTION ADOPTED

The following favorable report was taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Joint Committee accepted and the resolution adopted.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 41 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF GARVIN AMBROSE, ESQUIRE, OF VERNON TO BE VICTIM ADVOCATE.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Fasano of the 34th, McLachlan of the 24th, Boucher of the 26th Markley of the 16th and Welch of the 31st.

The chair ordered the vote be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 7: 18 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 34

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 24

Those voting Nay 10

Those absent and not voting 2

On the roll call vote House Joint Resolution No. 41 was adopted. In concurrence with the House.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

   

N

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

   

N

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

   

N

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

   

N

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

A

   

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

   

N

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

   

N

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

   

N

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

   

N

33

ART LINARES

   

N

16

JOE MARKLEY

   

N

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 4

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 42 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF REBECCA SALUSTRI OF COLUMBIA TO BE A NONVOTING STUDENT MEMBER OF THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 43 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF DAVID H. HENDRICKS OF STAMFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE METRO NORTH NEW HAVEN RAIL COMMUTER COUNCIL.

Senator Looney of the 11th, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Leone of the 27th.

On motion of Senator Looney of the 11th the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS. H. J. No. 44 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF S. ROBERT JELLEY OF GUILFORD TO BE A MEMBER OF THE METRO NORTH NEW HAVEN RAIL COMMUTER COUNCIL.

Senator Looney of the 11th explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 4

ADOPTED

The chair ordered the vote on business placed on the Consent Calendar be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 7: 29 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 34

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 34

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 2

On the roll call vote the Consent Calendar No. 4 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

A

   

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

BUSINESS FROM THE HOUSE

FAVORABLE REPORTS OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

RESOLUTIONS PLACED ON CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 5

The following resolutions were taken from the table, read the third time, the reports of the Committees accepted and the resolution placed on the Consent Calendar.

Senator Looney of the 11th moved for suspension of the rules to take up the following Resolutions

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 29 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE HENRY S. COHN OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 30 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE WALTER R. BUDNEY OF IVORYTON TO BE A STATE REFEREE.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 31 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE PAUL M. VASINGTON OF NIANTIC TO BE A STATE REFEREE.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 32 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF RANDY L. COHEN OF WESTPORT TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 33 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF CHRISTINE L. ENGEL OF NEW PRESTON TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER .

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 34 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF STEPHEN MORELLI OF BERLIN TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 35 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHELLE D. TRUGLIA OF STAMFORD TO BE A WORKERS' COMPENSATION COMMISSIONER.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Leone of the 27th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 64 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THE HONORABLE CHRISTINE KELLER OF HARTFORD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE APPELLATE COURT AND A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Harp of the 10th, Looney of the 11th and Kissel of the 7th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 65 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHAEL ALBIS, ESQUIRE, OF EAST HAVEN TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Fasano of the 34th and Looney of the 11th .

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 66 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF SHEILA HUDDLESTON, ESQUIRE, OF WEST HARTFORD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Bye of the 5th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 67 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MICHAEL KAMP, ESQUIRE, OF HAMDEN TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Looney of the 11th and Crisco of the 17th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 68 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF MAURICE MOSLEY, ESQUIRE, OF WATERBURY TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking were Senators Looney of the 11th, Doyle of the 9th, Hartley of the 15th and Harp of the 10th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 69 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF THOMAS MOUKAWSHER, ESQUIRE, OF GROTON TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd explained the resolution and on his motion it was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 70 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF HOPE SEELEY, ESQUIRE, OF COVENTRY TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Looney of the 11th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

JUDICIARY. H. J. No. 71 RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE NOMINATION OF ANTHONY TRUGLIA, ESQUIRE, OF STAMFORD TO BE A JUDGE OF THE SUPERIOR COURT.

Senator Coleman of the 2nd, explained the resolution and moved adoption.

Remarking was Senator Leone of the 27th.

On motion of Senator Coleman of the 2nd the resolution was placed on the Consent Calendar. In concurrence with the House.

CONSENT CALENDAR NO. 5

ADOPTED

The chair ordered the vote on business placed on the Consent Calendar be taken by roll call.

The following is the result of the vote at 8: 11 p. m. :

Total Number Voting 34

Necessary for Adoption 18

Those voting Yea 34

Those voting Nay 0

Those absent and not voting 2

On the roll call vote the Consent Calendar No. 5 was adopted.

The following is the roll call vote:

 

Y

 

1

JOHN W. FONFARA

 

Y

 

19

CATHERINE A. OSTEN

 

Y

 

2

ERIC D. COLEMAN

 

Y

 

20

ANDREA STILLMAN

 

Y

 

3

GARY LEBEAU

 

Y

 

21

KEVIN KELLY

 

Y

 

4

STEVE CASSANO

 

Y

 

22

ANTHONY J. MUSTO

 

Y

 

5

BETH BYE

 

Y

 

23

ANDRES AYALA

 

Y

 

6

TERRY B. GERRATANA

 

Y

 

24

MICHAEL A. MCLACHLAN

 

Y

 

7

JOHN A. KISSEL

 

Y

 

25

BOB DUFF

 

Y

 

8

KEVIN D. WITKOS

 

Y

 

26

TONI BOUCHER

 

Y

 

9

PAUL DOYLE

 

Y

 

27

CARLO LEONE

 

Y

 

10

TONI N. HARP

A

   

28

JOHN MCKINNEY

 

Y

 

11

MARTIN M. LOONEY

 

Y

 

29

DONALD E. WILLIAMS, JR.

 

Y

 

12

EDWARD MEYER

 

Y

 

30

CLARK J. CHAPIN

 

Y

 

13

DANTE BARTOLOMEO

 

Y

 

31

JASON WELCH

 

Y

 

14

GAYLE SLOSSBERG

 

Y

 

32

ROBERT J. KANE

 

Y

 

15

JOAN V. HARTLEY

 

Y

 

33

ART LINARES

 

Y

 

16

JOE MARKLEY

 

Y

 

34

LEONARD FASANO

 

Y

 

17

JOSEPH J. CRISCO, JR.

 

Y

 

35

ANTHONY GUGLIELMO

 

Y

 

18

ANDREW MAYNARD

A

   

36

L. SCOTT FRANTZ

FAVORABLE REPORT OF THE JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

CHANGE OF REFERENCE

SENATE BILL

The following favorable report on a Senate Bill recommending a change of reference was received from the Joint Standing Committee indicated, the report of the Committee accepted, and the bill referred as recommended:

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS. Substitute for S. B. No. 430 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE FLEET AND MILEAGE, FUEL AND EMISSION STANDARDS.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Environment.

ADJOURNMENT

On motion of Looney of the 11th, the Senate at 8: 16 p. m. adjourned subject to the call of the chair.

CHANGE OF REFERENCE

HOUSE BILL

The following report on a House Bill recommending a change of reference was received from the Committee indicated, the report of the Committee was accepted, and the bill referred as recommended:

HUMAN SERVICES. Proposed H. B. No. 5984 AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSFER OF HOME CARE PATIENTS TO EMERGENCY SHELTERS OR NURSING HOME FACILITIES DURING A SEVERE WEATHER EMERGENCY.

The bill was referred to the Committee on Aging.