HOUSE
List of Bills

Proposed H.B. No. 6170 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST.; REP. FLEXER, 44th DIST.; REP. LESSER, 100th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING BACK-UP POWER GENERATION IN HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY', to require adequate power generation in the event of an outage to ensure the safety and well-being of elderly persons.
REF. AGING

Proposed H.B. No. 6171 REP. VARGAS, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR THE PURPOSE OF INCREASING PRESCHOOL SPACES IN HARTFORD', to appropriate funds for the purpose of creating new slots in preschool programs in Hartford.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 6172 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT EXCLUDING OVERTIME PAYMENTS FROM THE CALCULATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME FOR STATE EMPLOYEES SUBJECT TO COLLECTIVE BARGAINING', to help reduce the cost of retirement income payments to unionized state employees from the State Employees Retirement Fund.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 6173 REP. ORANGE, 48th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REFORM OF DEBT COLLECTION PRACTICES IN THE STATE', to reform debt collection practices in the state.
REF. BANKS

Proposed H.B. No. 6174 REP. BERGER, 73rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE STATE'S BROWNFIELDS REMEDIATION AND DEVELOPMENT STATUTES', to enact the recommendations of the Brownfields Task Force and facilitate brownfields remediation and development projects.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 6175 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST.; REP. HOLDER-WINFIELD, 94th DIST.; REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST.; REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST.; REP. MEGNA, 97th DIST.; SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SOCIAL ENTERPRISE BUSINESSES', to provide for the establishment of social enterprise businesses in the state.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed H.B. No. 6176 REP. JOHNSON, 49th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MANDATORY COMBINED REPORTING', to raise revenue by requiring multistate corporations to file returns allowing the state to tax them appropriately.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 6177 REP. CAFERO, 142nd DIST.; REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST.; REP. KLARIDES, 114th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PLANNING AND ANALYSIS OF ANY PROPOSED STATE PROJECTS COSTING OVER FIFTY MILLION DOLLARS', to ensure transparency and accountability in state sponsored projects.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 6178 REP. ACKERT, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TAX CREDIT FOR DONATIONS TO SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to provide a tax credit for donations to school districts.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed H.B. No. 6179 REP. CLEMONS, 124th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE BRIDGEPORT MILITARY ACADEMY', to change the status of the Bridgeport Military Academy from a public school to an interdistrict magnet school.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6180 REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST.; REP. LOPES, 24th DIST.; REP. ALTOBELLO, 82nd DIST.; REP. WILLIS, 64th DIST.; REP. FRITZ, 90th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC LIBRARY CONSTRUCTION GRANTS', to increase the state grant percentage for public library construction grants.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6181 REP. JOHNSON, 49th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF SPECIAL REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to continue to integrate public schools in the state to meet the goals of the 2008 stipulation and order for Milo Sheff, et al. v. William A. O'Neill, et al., and to reduce costs by reducing the number of school districts in the state.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6182 REP. SAWYER, 55th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE INCLUSION OF SELF DEFENSE AND CLASSROOM DEFENSE AS PART OF IN-SERVICE TRAINING FOR EDUCATORS', to require regional educational service centers to develop and make available information regarding self defense and classroom defense.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6183 REP. LEMAR, 96th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCHOOL PARAPROFESSIONAL ADVISORY COUNCIL', to expand the membership and responsibilities of the School Paraprofessional Advisory Council.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6184 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE BUDGETS OF REGIONAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTERS', to improve the understanding of the budgets of regional educational service centers.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6185 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DIVERSE AND INCLUSIVE CHARTER SCHOOLS', to ensure the equitable education of Connecticut students through fostering racial, ethnic and economic diversity in charter schools funded by the state.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6186 REP. MOLGANO, 144th DIST.; SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST.; SEN. LEONE, 27th DIST.; REP. TONG, 147th DIST.; REP. FOX, 146th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE FOUNDATION LEVEL OF THE ECS FORMULA', to study demographic, economic and education cost factors associated with the establishment of an appropriate foundational level for purposes of the education cost sharing formula.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6187 REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST.; REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A DATABASE CONTAINING BUDGETARY INFORMATION OF SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to increase the access of information regarding school district budgets and spending for parents and taxpayers.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6188 REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF A DATABASE CONTAINING SCHOOL DISTRICT BUDGETARY INFORMATION', to increase the access of information regarding school district budgets and spending for parents and taxpayers.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6189 REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PILOT PROGRAM FOR INCLUSION OF CHARTER SCHOOL DATA TO DETERMINE A SCHOOL DISTRICT'S ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE', to make permanent the pilot program permitting school districts to use charter school student data in a district's determination of academic performance.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6190 REP. MOUKAWSHER, 40th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE RACIAL IMBALANCE LAW', that the racial imbalance law be repealed.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6191 REP. KOKORUDA, 101st DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING THE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION TO WAIVE CERTAIN REQUIREMENTS AND PROVIDE FLEXIBILITY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF TEACHER EVALUATION PROGRAMS FOR HIGH PERFORMING SCHOOL DISTRICTS', to authorize the Commissioner of Education to waive new teacher evaluation and reform requirements for high performing school districts and to allow certain school districts more flexibility in designing and implementing teacher evaluation programs.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6192 REP. CARTER, 2nd DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANTS TO PAY TUITION FOR ATTENDANCE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS', to charge tuition for public school attendance of undocumented immigrant students.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6193 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A UNIFORM STATE-WIDE POLICY FOR POOL SAFETY AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS', to establish a uniform policy regarding school pool safety so as to reduce the loss of life or injury related to swimming at public schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6194 REP. SAWYER, 55th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING CERTAIN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO CREATE A PERSONAL CORE COURSE PROGRAM', to allow students to waive certain course requirements so that they may create a personal core course program.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6195 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SLIDING FEE SCALE BASED ON FAMILY INCOME FOR PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS OFFERED AT MAGNET SCHOOLS', to offset the cost of providing preschool education opportunities offered at interdistrict magnet schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6196 REP. MOUKAWSHER, 40th DIST. 'AN ACT PERMITTING REDUCTIONS TO THE MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT FOR TOWNS THAT REGIONALIZE SERVICES, ACHIEVE EFFICIENCIES AND LOWER COSTS', to allow towns to reduce their minimum budget requirement for education by encouraging school districts to regionalize services, achieve efficiencies and lower costs.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6197 REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A PREFERENCE FOR SELECTION IN THE COMMISSIONER'S NETWORK OF SCHOOLS', to create a preference for selection in the commissioner's network of schools for schools located in a school district with experience in school turnaround or that previously received SIG funds.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6198 REP. D'AGOSTINO, 91st DIST. 'AN ACT DELAYING THE START OF TEACHER EVALUATION AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS AND PERMITTING SCHOOL DISTRICTS TO ADOPT THEIR OWN TEACHER EVALUATION PROGRAMS', to delay the start of teacher evaluation and support programs and to permit boards of education to develop and adopt independent teacher evaluation programs.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6199 REP. MCCRORY, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT EDUCATION DATA AND RESEARCH SYSTEM', to make aggregate student and teacher performance data available as part of the Connecticut Education Data and Research System.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6200 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST.; SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST.; REP. GENGA, 10th DIST.; REP. LARSON, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FINANCIAL RELIEF FOR MAGNET SCHOOL TUITION COSTS FOR CERTAIN TOWNS', to provide financial relief to school districts who are experiencing rising magnet school tuition costs.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6201 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST.; REP. ARCE, 4th DIST.; REP. AYALA, 128th DIST.; REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST.; REP. CUEVAS, 75th DIST.; REP. GONZALEZ, 3rd DIST.; REP. SANCHEZ, 25th DIST.; REP. SANTIAGO, 130th DIST.; REP. SANTIAGO, 84th DIST.; REP. VARGAS, 6th DIST.; SEN. AYALA, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL PROGRAMS', to provide clarity regarding alternative school programs and to ensure that students placed in alternative school programs have an opportunity to succeed academically.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6202 REP. MOUKAWSHER, 40th DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE MINIMUM BUDGET REQUIREMENT', to repeal the minimum budget requirement.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6203 REP. CANDELORA, 86th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCHOOL CONSTRUCTION PROJECT AT THE VERNON E. CLEAVES VOCATIONAL AGRICULTURE CENTER IN WALLINGFORD', to permit Wallingford to submit a change order for a school construction project later than six months after such change order was issued.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6204 REP. ROJAS, 9th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE RAISE THE GRADE PILOT PROGRAM', to establish the Raise the Grade pilot program to increase the academic achievement of children and youth in the care or custody of the Commissioner of Children and Families or being served by the Court Support Services Division in Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6205 REP. ORANGE, 48th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DEBIT TRANSACTIONS BY CONVENIENCE STORES AND GAS STATIONS', to restrict convenience stores and gas stations to deducting only the exact amount of a debit transaction from a consumer's bank account, rather than placing a hold or tentative transaction in excess of the exact amount.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6206 REP. D'AMELIO, 71st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REFUSE REMOVAL CONTRACT RENEWALS', to protect consumers by requiring refuse removal companies to provide them with written contract renewal notices.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6207 REP. LUXENBERG, 12th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING INSTALLERS OF SOLAR POWER SYSTEMS TO BE LICENSED ELECTRICIANS', to ensure that solar power systems are installed properly and safely.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6208 REP. HEWETT, 39th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING SCRAP METAL PROCESSORS TO PROPERLY IDENTIFY SELLERS OF COPPER', to require scrap metal processors to obtain proper identification from sellers of copper.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6209 REP. FREY, 111th DIST. 'AN ACT INCLUDING POLITICAL "ROBO" CALLS ON THE "DO NOT CALL" LIST', to include political "robo" calls on the "do not call" list.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6210 REP. GODFREY, 110th DIST. 'AN ACT ALLOWING PACKAGE STORES TO SELL CIGARS', to allow package stores to sell cigars.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6211 REP. LUXENBERG, 12th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE OFFERING AND TASTING OF DISTILLED SPIRITS', to allow the offering and tasting of samples of distilled spirits at the places of business where they are produced.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6212 REP. GODFREY, 110th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WINE TASTING AT PACKAGE STORES', to base wine tasting limits on market interest.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed H.B. No. 6213 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE', to move towards implementing the Interstate National Compact regarding a national popular vote for the election of the President, rather than the electoral college system.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed H.B. No. 6214 REP. SANCHEZ, 25th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PREVENTION OF HEARING LOSS IN YOUNG CHILDREN', to reduce the incidence of hearing loss in young children associated with noise.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed H.B. No. 6215 REP. MUSHINSKY, 85th DIST. 'AN ACT LIMITING THE POSSESSION OF ASSAULT WEAPONS AND HIGH CAPACITY MAGAZINES', to protect the public safety by limiting the possession of high capacity assault weapons and ammunition to police, members of the armed forces, and residents who belong to a shooting club that agrees to monitor its members' use of assault weapons and magazines.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6216 REP. HOLDER-WINFIELD, 94th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF FIREARMS, ASSAULT WEAPONS AND AMMUNITION', to enact comprehensive controls on the possession and purchase of firearms, assault weapons and ammunition.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6217 REP. HOLDER-WINFIELD, 94th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DEATH WITH DIGNITY', to allow a competent, terminally ill patient to self-administer medication that will end his or her life.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6218 REP. HEWETT, 39th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE NONDISCLOSURE OF CERTAIN INFORMATION RELATING TO PROBATION OFFICERS', to exempt from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act certain information relating to probation officers that is requested by an individual under the supervision of the Court Support Services Division.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6219 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST.; REP. ALTOBELLO, 82nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A PILOT PROGRAM WITHIN THE PROBATE COURT SYSTEM FOR THE RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES IN COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITIES', to establish a pilot program within the probate court system to resolve disputes that arise in a common interest community.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6220 REP. GODFREY, 110th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS', to enact the Probate Court Administrator's proposed revisions to certain statutes concerning the Probate Courts.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6221 REP. ALBIS, 99th DIST.; REP. ALTOBELLO, 82nd DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM WITHIN THE SMALL CLAIMS COURT SYSTEM FOR THE RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES ARISING IN COMMON INTEREST COMMUNITIES', to establish a pilot program within the small claims court system that facilitates the resolution of disputes arising in common ownership communities.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6222 REP. COOK, 65th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ENTICING A MINOR THROUGH ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS AND SOCIAL MEDIA', to prohibit the use of electronic applications and social media to entice a minor into prostitution or sexual activity.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6223 REP. FLEXER, 44th DIST.; REP. RITTER, 1st DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REGISTRY OF REPEAT FAMILY VIOLENCE OFFENDERS', to establish a registry of offenders who have repeatedly committed a family violence crime.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6224 REP. COOK, 65th DIST. 'AN ACT PROTECTING MINORS FROM EXPLOITIVE ELECTRONIC APPLICATIONS', to protect minors from computer pornography and child exploitation transmitted or committed through electronic applications.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6225 REP. TONG, 147th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS', to strengthen provisions that prevent, deter and respond to victims of trafficking in persons.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6226 REP. URBAN, 43rd DIST.; REP. CAMILLO, 151st DIST.; REP. RYAN, 139th DIST.; REP. KUPCHICK, 132nd DIST.; REP. RILEY, 46th DIST.; REP. ROSE, 118th DIST.; REP. HURLBURT, 53rd DIST.; REP. HENNESSY, 127th DIST.; REP. LAVIELLE, 143rd DIST.; REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF AN ANIMAL THAT IS THE SUBJECT OF A CUSTODY DISPUTE', to ensure the protection of an animal that is the subject of a custody dispute in a family relations matter.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6227 REP. FLEXER, 44th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PLANNING OF FUNERALS WHEN ONE SPOUSE IS INCARCERATED', to ensure that family members and next of kin have greater priority than an incarcerated spouse when making funeral arrangements for a spouse who dies unexpectedly and without written designation concerning the disposition of his or her body upon death.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6228 REP. HEWETT, 39th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT TO A PERSON WITH MENTAL ILLNESS', to provide the probate court with the authority to order assisted outpatient treatment for a person with mental illness in certain limited circumstances.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6229 REP. AYALA, 128th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING YOUTH VIOLENCE AND GANG-RELATED ACTIVITY', to reduce youth violence and gang-related activity.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed H.B. No. 6230 REP. URBAN, 43rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING PREVAILING WAGE THRESHOLDS AND INFLATION', to change the prevailing wage thresholds to reflect cost changes experienced by municipalities undertaking public works projects.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 6231 REP. LESSER, 100th DIST. 'AN ACT APPLYING COST-OF-LIVING ADJUSTMENTS TO THE MINIMUM FAIR WAGE', to improve the economic stability of Connecticut citizens by ensuring that the state minimum fair wage keeps pace with inflation.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 6232 REP. WILLIS, 64th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PAID SICK LEAVE ANNUAL ACCRUAL DATE', to allow employers to utilize an alternate method of calculating their employee's accrued sick leave.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed H.B. No. 6233 REP. WRIGHT, 41st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A HOMESTEAD PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION', to target tax relief to resident homeowners by allowing municipalities to provide a homestead property tax exemption.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6234 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION TO MUNICIPALITIES OF ADDRESS CHANGES', to ensure accurate municipal records.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6235 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. BERGER, 73rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING BLIGHT VIOLATIONS', to expand current blight laws by giving cities and towns additional methods of recovering blight liens and fines and by holding property owners personally responsible for blight violations.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6236 REP. FOX, 148th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL FEES FOR FINALIZING OPEN BUILDING PERMITS', to cap the fee charged by towns for finalizing open building permits.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6237 REP. ALEXANDER, 58th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A REFERENDUM BY RESIDENTS OF THE THOMPSONVILLE FIRE DISTRICT TO PURCHASE PROPERTY OR CONSTRUCT A NEW FIRE STATION', to require district-wide approval for the purchase of property or construction of a new fire station in the Thompsonville Fire District.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed H.B. No. 6238 REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SUBJECT OF CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION COURSES', to remove the requirement that courses be taken in the same five mandated subject areas every two years once the physician has taken one course in each of the subject areas.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6239 REP. DAVIS, 57th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE TRAINING OF HEALTH CARE EMPLOYEES CONCERNING THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL HIPAA LEGISLATION', to protect patients' confidential health information.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6240 REP. CONROY, 105th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION FOR PHYSICIANS', to make continuing medical education relevant and pertinent to the medical profession.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6241 REP. ORANGE, 48th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ALLERGY TESTING FOR CHILDREN WITH ASTHMA', to encourage allergy testing of children with chronic and severe asthma by primary care physicians to achieve better compliance with the National Institute of Health's guidelines, to identify potential triggers of childhood asthma and to encourage better asthma management.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6242 REP. DILLON, 92nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REDUCTION OF HOSPITAL READMISSIONS', to improve efficiency and the quality of health care by reducing hospital readmissions.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6243 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. ORANGE, 48th DIST.; REP. HENNESSY, 127th DIST. 'AN ACT MAKING A TECHNICAL CHANGE TO THE STATUTE CONCERNING ADVERTISING BY MASSAGE THERAPISTS', to make a technical change to section 20-206g.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed H.B. No. 6244 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PURCHASE OF LONG GUNS AND LONG GUN AMMUNITION', to reduce the use of long guns in the perpetration of crime by imposing the same requirements that apply to the purchase or receipt of pistols and revolvers on the purchase and receipt of long guns and long gun ammunition.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6245 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING THE REGISTRATION OF FIREARMS', to require registration of all firearms.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6246 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALE OF AMMUNITION FOR A PISTOL OR REVOLVER', to reduce illegal handgun use by requiring a person to hold a valid permit to carry a pistol or revolver or eligibility certificate in order to purchase handgun ammunition.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6247 REP. BOLINSKY, 106th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DETERMINATION OF THE MENTAL HEALTH STATUS OF AN INDIVIDUAL APPLYING FOR A PISTOL OR REVOLVER CERTIFICATE OR PERMIT', to strengthen the state's firearm permitting process by requiring a more comprehensive mental health background check for individuals seeking a pistol or revolver certificate or permit.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6248 REP. MINER, 66th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF FIREARMS BY THE STATE', to allow the state to regulate firearms exclusively and to preempt the regulation of firearms by municipalities.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6249 REP. CARTER, 2nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REQUIREMENTS FOR THE PURCHASE AND STORAGE OF FIREARMS AND AMMUNITION', to establish requirements for the purchase of long guns and ammunition, the issuance and renewal of firearm certificates and permits and the safe storage of firearms, and make certain gun offenders ineligible for early release or parole.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6250 REP. GROGINS, 129th DIST.; REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECKS PRIOR TO THE SALE OR DELIVERY OF FIREARMS OTHER THAN HANDGUNS', to ensure that criminal background checks are conducted prior to the delivery or sale of firearms other than handguns.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6251 REP. YACCARINO, 87th DIST. '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.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6252 REP. CARPINO, 32nd DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR THE MIDDLESEX COUNTY FIRE SCHOOL', to provide funding for the Middlesex County Fire School.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed H.B. No. 6253 REP. VERRENGIA, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR FAILURE TO REMOVE ICE OR SNOW FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE', to authorize persons cited for failing to remove accumulated ice or snow from their motor vehicles to pay the fine by mail rather than making a court appearance.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6254 REP. CANDELARIA, 95th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE OPERATION OF MINI-MOTORCYCLES, MOTOR SCOOTERS AND ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES ON ROADS AND SIDEWALKS', to prohibit the operation of mini-motorcycles, motor scooters and all-terrain vehicles on roads and sidewalks.
REF. TRANSPORTATION

Proposed H.B. No. 6255 REP. WILLIAMS, 68th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING RETIREMENT CONTRIBUTIONS REPAID BY STATE EMPLOYEES WHO ARE GRANTED MILITARY LEAVE TO PERFORM NATIONAL GUARD DUTIES', to allow state employees who are required to perform active duty service as members of the Connecticut National Guard to buy back time for retirement purposes by making contributions over the course of thirty-six months, rather than in one lump sum.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 6256 REP. HEWETT, 39th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING NUMBER PLATES FOR VETERANS AND MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES WHO SERVED DURING TIME OF WAR', to honor veterans who served in time of war.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 6257 REP. ALEXANDER, 58th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSPORTATION AND INSTALLATION OF HEADSTONES FOR RESERVISTS AND MEMBERS OF THE CONNECTICUT NATIONAL GUARD', to require the state to pay for the cost of transporting and installing headstones provided by the federal government for the graves of Connecticut National Guard members and reservists.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 6258 REP. CONROY, 105th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING PAID LEAVE FOR MEMBERS OF VETERANS' ORGANIZATIONS WHO PERFORM SERVICES IN AN HONOR GUARD DETAIL', to make it easier for any member of a veterans' organizations to serve in an honor guard detail at the funeral of a deceased member of the United States armed forces.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 6259 REP. ALEXANDER, 58th DIST. 'AN ACT EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR NUMBER PLATES, MOTOR VEHICLE OPERATOR'S LICENSES AND IDENTITY CARDS REFLECTING THE HOLDER'S STATUS AS A VETERAN', to allow any person who served in the Connecticut National Guard or a reserve component of any branch of the armed forces, regardless of whether such person had active duty service, to obtain a set of number plates and a motor vehicle operator's license or identity card indicating such person's status as a veteran.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed H.B. No. 6260 REP. GODFREY, 110th DIST.; SEN. BYE, 5th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A MUNICIPAL RESPONSE TO GUN VIOLENCE', to adopt the anti-violence initiative of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities.
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Proposed H.B. No. 6261 REP. BUCK-TAYLOR, 67th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO ASSAULT WEAPONS AND FIREARMS', to provide specific civil and criminal liability for property damage or personal injury that results from failure to report a lost or stolen assault weapon or other firearm or illegal transfer of an assault weapon or other firearm.
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Proposed H.J. No. 24 REP. YACCARINO, 87th DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE STATE CONSTITUTION TO REQUIRE A TWO-THIRDS VOTE TO PASS MUNICIPAL MANDATES', to require a two-thirds vote of each chamber of the General Assembly before a new unfunded municipal mandate may be passed.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT