PA 09-116—sSB 801

Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee

Judiciary Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ASSESSMENT OF AN ADMINISTRATIVE PENALTY FOR VIOLATING REGULATIONS CONCERNING PRIVATE OCCUPATIONAL SCHOOLS

SUMMARY: The law permits the Department of Higher Education (DHE) commissioner to assess a $500-per-day administrative penalty against any private occupational school that violates any provision of the occupational school law. This bill extends the penalty to violations of any applicable regulations.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2009

BACKGROUND

Related Act

PA 09-99 revises the process for a private occupational school to appeal the DHE commissioner's decision to deny or revoke its authorization or assess an administrative penalty.

OLR Tracking: RP: RC: JL: TS