Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5279
Session Year 2022


To expand the membership of the Early Childhood Cabinet, to authorize the Office of Early Childhood to amend the standards for school readiness programs in certain circumstance, to revise the definition of youth camp to delete the requirement that a youth camp advertises as a camp, to update the reference to the Connecticut Criminal History Request System in the statute background checks, and to extend the term of validity for the early childhood teacher credential.

Introduced by:
Education Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 5/24/2022Signed by the Governor
 5/17/2022Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 5/17/2022Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/13/2022(LCO)Public Act 22-100
 5/4/2022In Concurrence
 5/4/2022Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/4/2022Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 4/29/2022(LCO)File Number 680
 4/29/2022Senate Calendar Number 520
 4/29/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/27/2022House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 4/27/2022House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 5033
 4/12/2022(LCO)File Number 408
 4/12/2022House Calendar Number 287
 4/12/2022Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/12/2022(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/5/2022(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/11/22 5:00 PM
 3/28/2022(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/25/2022(ED)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/28/2022Public Hearing 03/04
 2/28/2022Referred to Joint Committee on Education

Co-sponsors of HB-5279

Rep. Robert Sanchez, 25th Dist.
Rep. Michelle L. Cook, 65th Dist.
Rep. Hilda E. Santiago, 84th Dist.
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. McCarty, 38th Dist.

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