SENATE
List of Bills

Proposed S.B. No. 712 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST. 'AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR THE STAFFING OF EVENING MANUFACTURING PROGRAMS AT TECHNICAL HIGH SCHOOLS', to appropriate funds for the purpose of providing staffing for evening manufacturing and manufacturing remediation programs offered at technical high schools.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 713 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST.; REP. AMAN, 14th DIST. 'AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSTRUCTION SERVICES FOR RESTACKING THE FUEL CELL AT SOUTH WINDSOR HIGH SCHOOL', to provide for a grant of four hundred thousand dollars for restacking the fuel cell at South Windsor High School.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 714 SEN. MAYNARD, 18th DIST.; REP. URBAN, 43rd DIST. 'AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR MYSTIC SEAPORT MUSEUM IN NEW LONDON', to provide funding to complete the restoration of America's oldest commercial vessel and last remaining whaling ship.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed S.B. No. 715 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING 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 S.B. No. 716 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT GAP OF YOUTH IN STATE CARE OR CUSTODY', to collect data, monitor progress and develop strategies for eliminating the academic achievement gap of youth who are in state care or custody.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 717 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STANDARDS FOR SCHOOLS AT FACILITIES UNDER THE CONTROL OF OR CONTRACTED WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND THE COURT SUPPORT SERVICES DIVISION', to establish standards for and monitor schools at facilities under the control of or contracted with the Department of Children and Families and the Court Support Services Division.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 718 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A TASK FORCE TO STUDY EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES', to study educational opportunities.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 719 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ANONYMOUS SCHOOL VIOLENCE HOTLINE', to establish an anonymous school violence hotline throughout the state.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 720 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST.; SEN. CHAPIN, 30th DIST.; REP. CASE, 63rd DIST.; REP. NAFIS, 27th DIST.; REP. HAMPTON, 16th DIST.; SEN. WELCH, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE NOTIFICATION OF ENROLLMENT IN PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS OFFERED AT MAGNET SCHOOLS', to require regional educational service centers to notify the appropriate local and regional boards of education of the enrollment of students in preschool programs offered at magnet schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 721 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST.; SEN. BYE, 5th DIST.; SEN. CHAPIN, 30th DIST.; SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST.; REP. NAFIS, 27th DIST.; REP. ZIOBRON, 34th DIST.; REP. WIDLITZ, 98th DIST.; REP. PISCOPO, 76th DIST.; REP. LEGEYT, 17th DIST.; REP. CASE, 63rd DIST.; REP. MINER, 66th DIST.; SEN. WELCH, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT REPEALING THE REQUIREMENT THAT BOARDS OF EDUCATION BE RESPONSIBLE FOR PRESCHOOL TUITION PAYMENTS', to repeal the requirement that local and regional boards of education are responsible for paying preschool program tuition at magnet schools and charter schools.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 722 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM TO INSTALL CLASS I RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES AT CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES', to increase the use of Class I renewable energy sources at correctional facilities in order to achieve savings and maximize efficiency.
REF. ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY

Proposed S.B. No. 723 SEN. STILLMAN, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXEMPTION FROM THE ESTATE TAX FOR FARM ASSETS', to help preserve the viability of family working farms, who may otherwise have to sell off farm land to pay the estate tax.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 724 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN EXTENSION OF TIME TO REQUEST RECONSIDERATION OF A PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION', to allow an extension of time for a company in Berlin to request reconsideration of a notice of modification of a grand list claim.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 725 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE TAXATION OF ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO', to remove the sales tax on alcohol and tobacco and replace it with a tax at the wholesale level.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 726 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST.; REP. BECKER, 19th DIST.; REP. LEGEYT, 17th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REAL ESTATE CONVEYANCE TAX', to clarify a developer's liability for the real estate conveyance tax in situations where the developer sells the land in a separate transaction from the sale of the residence built on the land.
REF. FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

Proposed S.B. No. 727 SEN. MARKLEY, 16th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CONFLICTS OF INTEREST UNDER THE CODE OF ETHICS FOR PUBLIC OFFICIALS', to create the Connecticut Good Government Act.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 728 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REDUCTION OF GRANTS FROM THE CITIZENS' ELECTION FUND', to achieve budgetary savings by reducing public financing to political candidates.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 729 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROGRAM TO ALLOW EARLY VOTING', to allow for a pilot program for early voting.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 730 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST.; REP. TERCYAK, 26th DIST.; REP. LOPES, 24th DIST.; REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST.; REP. SANCHEZ, 25th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE EXCHANGE OF PARCELS OF LAND BETWEEN THE CITY OF NEW BRITAIN AND THE DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION', to provide for the conveyance of vacant state-owned land to the city of New Britain to facilitate economic development and the creation of jobs in the city.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 731 SEN. STILLMAN, 20th DIST.; REP. RITTER, 38th DIST. 'AN ACT ADJUSTING THE CONTRIBUTION RATE FOR MEMBERS OF THE MUNICIPAL EMPLOYEE RETIREMENT SYSTEM', to increase the contribution rate for members of the municipal employee retirement system to be more commensurate with rates in the private sector.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed S.B. No. 732 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT BOARDS AND THE CHRONICALLY UNEMPLOYED', to redistrict regional workforce development boards to better meet the needs of the chronically unemployed.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed S.B. No. 733 SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FIRST RESPONDERS TO THE SANDY HOOK TRAGEDY AND WORKERS' COMPENSATION BENEFITS', to allow the first responders to the Sandy Hook school tragedy to receive workers' compensation benefits if they suffer from severe emotional distress or Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome.
REF. LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES

Proposed S.B. No. 734 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A GUN OFFENDER REGISTRY', to strengthen Connecticut's public safety laws.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 735 SEN. FASANO, 34th DIST.; SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ACTIONS AGAINST SCHOOL SECURITY CONSULTANTS', to encourage the hiring of professional school security consultants.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 736 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A CHAIN OF CUSTODY FOR THE PROPERTY OF ARRESTED PERSONS', to protect the property of arrested persons by maintaining a chain of custody for such property.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 737 SEN. AYALA, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A GUN OFFENDER REGISTRY', to help law enforcement officials intervene to reduce the commission of crimes by repeat offenders.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 738 SEN. BARTOLOMEO, 13th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING ENHANCED MONITORING OF CERTAIN PAROLEES', to promote public safety by enhancing parole enforcement.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 739 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPEAL OF FIREARMS PERMITTING DECISIONS', to eliminate the Board of Firearms Permit Examiners and allow individuals aggrieved by a decision of a firearms permit issuing authority to appeal directly to the superior court.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 740 SEN. BARTOLOMEO, 13th DIST.; REP. ABERCROMBIE, 83rd DIST.; REP. ALTOBELLO, 82nd DIST.; REP. FAWCETT, 133rd DIST.; REP. FRITZ, 90th DIST.; REP. LESSER, 100th DIST.; REP. MUSHINSKY, 85th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE PENALTIES FOR STRAW PURCHASES OF FIREARMS', to strengthen the state's law against the "straw purchase" of firearms in the interest of public safety. .
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 741 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SEXUALLY VIOLENT PREDATORS', to establish a civil commitment process for sexually violent predators.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 742 SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING REBUILT ASSAULT WEAPONS', to prohibit a person from rebuilding, with updated parts, a lawful assault weapon that was owned prior to October 1, 1993.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 743 SEN. FRANTZ, 36th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CRIMES COMMITTED WITH FIREARMS', to increase the sentence for crimes committed with a firearm.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 744 SEN. WELCH, 31st DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A MODERN METHOD OF FORECLOSURE', to implement the use of market sales in foreclosure proceedings in order to promote a more efficient method for selling foreclosed properties.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 745 SEN. GUGLIELMO, 35th DIST. 'AN ACT RESTRICTING THE USE OF EXPLODING TARGETS', to prohibit the use of exploding targets near dwellings.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed S.B. No. 746 SEN. STILLMAN, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING EXTRADITION OF FUGITIVE CRIMINAL DEFENDANTS', to facilitate the return to this state of fugitive defendants in criminal cases who have absconded to another jurisdiction after forfeiting a bail bond by requiring the bondsman, as a condition of being released from the terms of the bond, to reimburse the Division of Criminal Justice for the costs incurred by the division in extraditing the defendant.
REF. PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY

Proposed S.B. No. 747 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CREATING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR LAWS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ISSUES', to create a task force to study alcoholic liquor laws and consumer protection issues in Connecticut.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 748 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING CREDIT POLICIES AND RETAIL ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR ESTABLISHMENTS', to reform credit policies relating to retail alcoholic liquor establishments.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 749 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE LIQUOR CONTROL ACT', to repeal alcoholic liquor minimum pricing requirements and to permit package stores to sell snack foods.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 750 SEN. KISSEL, 7th DIST. 'AN ACT EXTENDING SUNDAY HOURS OF OPERATION FOR CERTAIN ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR PERMITTEES', to extend Sunday liquor sales hours for certain alcoholic liquor permit holders.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 751 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONNECTICUT UNFAIR TRADE PRACTICES ACT', to protect consumers and small businesses.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 752 SEN. CASSANO, 4th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SELF-STORAGE FACILITY LIENS', to modernize self-storage facility lien laws.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 753 SEN. STILLMAN, 20th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SUNDAY SALES OF ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR AT RESTAURANTS', to allow restaurants to begin serving alcoholic liquor on Sundays at the same time package stores may sell it.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 754 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS AND THE RENEWAL OF CERTAIN ALCOHOLIC LIQUOR PERMITS', to ensure that the pilot program established by special act 11-14 does not lapse and to allow for consideration of the report due February 1, 2014.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 755 SEN. STILLMAN, 20th DIST.; REP. RITTER, 38th DIST.; REP. SEAR, 47th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING STRUCTURAL ENGINEERS AND REQUIRING CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION FOR PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS AND LAND SURVEYORS', to establish a structural engineer endorsement to the professional engineer license and to require professional engineers and land surveyors to complete not less than fifteen hours per calendar year of continuing professional education.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 756 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST.; REP. TERCYAK, 26th DIST.; REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST.; REP. SANCHEZ, 25th DIST.; REP. LOPES, 24th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SALE OR DELIVERY OF BODY ARMOR TO EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE PROVIDERS', to allow those who provide emergency medical services to more easily obtain body armor for use in dangerous work environments.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 757 SEN. MAYNARD, 18th DIST. 'AN ACT EXCLUDING VETERANS' DISABILITY COMPENSATION FROM PROPERTY ASSIGNMENT AND ALIMONY IN DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE PROCEEDINGS', to ensure that income a veteran receives from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs as disability compensation is not subject to an alimony or property assignment order in an action for marital dissolution, annulment or legal separation.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed S.B. No. 758 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST. 'AN ACT ELIMINATING DISTINCTIONS BETWEEN WARTIME AND PEACETIME VETERANS WITH RESPECT TO VETERANS' BENEFITS', to allow all veterans, regardless of whether they served in time of war, to receive veterans' benefits.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed S.B. No. 759 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE WAIVER OF FINES AND PENALTIES FOR CERTAIN BUSINESS REGULATION VIOLATIONS', to permit businesses to remediate regulatory problems without penalty if such problems are remediated in a timely manner.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed S.B. No. 760 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE PHYSICAL RESTRAINT OF STUDENTS BY TEACHERS AND SCHOOL PERSONNEL', to protect teachers from being required to physically restrain students.
REF. CHILDREN

Proposed S.B. No. 761 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT MAKING THE JANITORIAL WORK PILOT PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH A DISABILITY OR A DISADVANTAGE PERMANENT', to make the janitorial work pilot program for persons with a disability and persons with a disadvantage permanent.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 762 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REMOVAL OF INFORMATION FROM STATE AGENCY INTERNET WEB SITES', to give state agencies the discretion to remove information from their Internet web sites.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 763 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING NOTICE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES', to provide notice to a child's guardian, custodial parent and noncustodial parent of any investigation the Department of Children and Families opens regarding the child.
REF. HUMAN SERVICES

Proposed S.B. No. 764 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING FORECLOSURE WHEN LEGAL TITLE HAS NOT BEEN CONVEYED', to repeal provisions concerning foreclosure by a person to whom the legal title to the mortgaged premises has not been conveyed.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 765 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT ALLOWING ADULT ADOPTED PERSONS TO ACCESS THEIR ORIGINAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE', to allow adopted adults to access their original birth records.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed S.B. No. 766 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DISCLOSURE OF MEDICAL TEST RESULTS TO PATIENTS', to permit laboratory test results to be given directly to patients.
REF. PUBLIC HEALTH

Proposed S.B. No. 767 SEN. CASSANO, 4th DIST. 'AN ACT INCREASING THE DRAM SHOP ACT MAXIMUM DAMAGES AMOUNT', to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities caused by intoxicated drivers.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 768 SEN. MAYNARD, 18th DIST.; REP. WRIGHT, 41st DIST. 'AN ACT PROVIDING A STATE GRANT IN LIEU OF TAXES FOR THE NAVAL SUBMARINE BASE NEW LONDON', that the town of Groton receive a state grant in lieu of taxes as reimbursement for the loss of property tax on such property.
REF. APPROPRIATIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 769 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING LIFELONG LEARNING ACCOUNTS', to establish a lifelong learning account program for workers in the manufacturing, health care and biotechnology sectors.
REF. COMMERCE

Proposed S.B. No. 770 SEN. SLOSSBERG, 14th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SCHOOL BUILDING PROJECT AT EAST SHORE MIDDLE SCHOOL IN MILFORD', to allow the town of Milford to proceed with a school building project at East Shore Middle School.
REF. EDUCATION

Proposed S.B. No. 771 SEN. MAYNARD, 18th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING WASTE REMOVAL CONTRACT RENEWALS', to require the prominent display of all terms and conditions of waste removal contract renewals.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 772 SEN. CASSANO, 4th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION LICENSE RENEWALS', to provide a three-year grace period for certain occupational license holders who have failed to renew their licenses.
REF. GENERAL LAW

Proposed S.B. No. 773 SEN. HARTLEY, 15th DIST.; REP. BERGER, 73rd DIST.; REP. BUTLER, 72nd DIST.; REP. NOUJAIM, 74th DIST.; REP. CUEVAS, 75th DIST.; REP. D'AMELIO, 71st DIST.; SEN. MARKLEY, 16th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE SITING OF STATE AGENCY FACILITIES', to encourage the state to site state agency facilities in the central business districts of large municipalities.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 774 SEN. HARP, 10th DIST.; REP. WALKER, 93rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION CONCERNING VOTING RIGHTS TO PERSONS BEING RELEASED FROM DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION FACILITIES', to provide voting information for those being discharged from incarceration.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 775 SEN. AYALA, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT ENCOURAGING THE USE OF TECHNOLOGY-BASED TOOLS BY POLL WORKERS', to provide for twenty-first century solutions for poll workers locating correct precincts for confused voters.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 776 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING AN AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE', to ensure that the President of the United States is the candidate who receives the most votes in the entire United States.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 777 SEN. AYALA, 23rd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MORE RAPID IDENTIFICATION OF VOTERS BY POLL WORKERS', to enhance the voter identification process by using the bar code voter identification that can result in more rapid identification and may help to shorten lines.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 778 SEN. WITKOS, 8th DIST.; REP. HAMPTON, 16th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING THE REDUCTION OF POLLING PLACES FOR A PRIMARY', to permit small towns to reduce the number of polling places for primaries.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 779 SEN. FASANO, 34th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING OVERVOTING OF CROSS-ENDORSED CANDIDATES', to prevent "overvoting" of cross-endorsed candidates.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS

Proposed S.B. No. 780 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SUITABILITY FOR A PISTOL OR REVOLVER PERMIT', to establish statutory standards for determining suitability for a pistol or revolver permit, and allow local authorities additional time to consider permit applications.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 781 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT REQUIRING PRESENTATION OF A STATE PISTOL OR REVOLVER PERMIT TO PURCHASE AMMUNITION', to require presentation of a state pistol or revolver permit to purchase ammunition.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 782 SEN. LOONEY, 11th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING SECURE STORAGE OF A FIREARM', to expand the requirement to securely store a firearm.
REF. JUDICIARY

Proposed S.B. No. 783 SEN. GERRATANA, 6th DIST.; REP. TERCYAK, 26th DIST.; REP. BOUKUS, 22nd DIST.; REP. SANCHEZ, 25th DIST.; REP. LOPES, 24th DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING UNDERUTILIZED DEVELOPMENT ZONES', to allow municipalities to encourage the development of unproductive properties.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed S.B. No. 784 SEN. MUSTO, 22nd DIST. 'AN ACT CONCERNING MILL RATES', to permit municipalities to impose different mill rates on different classes of property.
REF. PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

Proposed S.B. No. 785 SEN. LINARES, 33rd DIST. 'AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY SPECIAL NUMBER PLATES FOR VETERANS', to study options for special number plates for veterans.
REF. VETERANS' AFFAIRS

Proposed S.J. No. 24 SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd DIST. 'RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION TO FORM A UNICAMERAL LEGISLATURE', to save money, end redundant and duplicative representation, create a more contemplative legislature, and make the legislature more broad based.
REF. GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS