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List of Bills

H.B. No. 5441 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING CERTAIN EMERGENCY RESPONSE EMPLOYEES TO ENROLL IN THE MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEES' RETIREMENT SYSTEM AND CREATING A PUBLIC EMPLOYEE HEALTH PLAN', to enroll in the municipal employees' retirement system to create a public employee health plan and to allow certain emergency response employees.
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H.B. No. 5686 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN INCREASE IN THE MINIMUM BASE PERIOD WAGES REQUIRED FOR UNEMPLOYMENT COMPENSATION', to study whether an increase in the threshold at which an individual may qualify for unemployment compensation would benefit businesses in the state.
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H.B. No. 6145 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING EXPANSION OF THE INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNT PROGRAM', to create greater opportunities for low-income families by expanding the eligibility for individual development accounts.
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H.B. No. 6151 (COMM) LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES . 'AN ACT CONCERNING CERTAIN OPERATORS OF MOTOR VEHICLES AND ELIGIBILITY FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS', to create an exception in the workers' compensation statutes for owner/operators of motor vehicles with a minimum gross vehicle weight of ten thousand pounds and who transport property, at least in part, in interstate commerce.
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H.B. No. 6660 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING FAMILY IMPACT STATEMENTS', to permit criminal defendants who have physical custody of a minor child to provide the court with a family impact statement prior to sentencing for a crime for which a sentence of imprisonment may be imposed.
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H.B. No. 6666 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING TWO PILOT PROGRAMS FOR THE MEDIATION OF CONDOMINIUM-RELATED DISPUTES AND RELIEVING A COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION MANAGER OF ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR CERTIFYING THAT A CONDOMINIUM UNIT OWNER IS COMPLIANT WITH A MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE REQUIRING THE INSTALLATION OF CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTORS AND SMOKE DETECTORS', to (1) establish pilot programs within the Probate Court system and the Judicial Branch for the mediation of disputes that arise between condominium unit owners and associations, and (2) relieve community association managers from any obligation to certify that a condominium unit owner has complied with a municipal ordinance requiring the installation of carbon monoxide detectors and smoke detectors.
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H.B. No. 6667 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF BENEFIT CORPORATIONS AND THE LIABILITY OF AN EMPLOYER WHO DISCIPLINES OR DISCHARGES AN EMPLOYEE ON ACCOUNT OF THE EXERCISE OF CERTAIN CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS', to (1) provide for the establishment of benefit corporations in the state, and (2) revise the statutory provision relating to an employer's liability for discharge or discipline of an employee in violation of the employee's constitutional rights.
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H.B. No. 6668 (RAISED) JUDICIARY . 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTIES FOR CRIMES INVOLVING FIREARMS', to increase certain criminal penalties related to firearms.
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