CT SB01026 | 2019 | General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-13 - Signed by the Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]


To (1) eliminate the capital base tax for companies with less than five hundred thousand dollars of net income in an income year; (2) eliminate the cap on the aggregate amount of tax credits and excess tax credits allowable to businesses subject to the corporation business tax; (3) require the Commissioner of Economic and Community Development to implement the development, research and economic assistance matching grant program; (4) require Connecticut Innovations, Incorporated to contract with an advertising agency to develop a marketing plan, social media campaign, and Internet web site to promote the state as a bioscience hub; and (5) establish the position of biotechnology ambassador within the Department of Economic and Community Development.

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An Act Concerning A Marketing Plan To Promote The Bioscience Industry In The State.


Roll Calls

2019-06-01 - House - House Roll Call Vote 260 AS AMENDED (Y: 130 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 21) [PASS]
2019-05-17 - Senate - Senate Roll Call Vote 171 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-03-19 - Joint - CE Vote Tally Sheet (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-06-13SenateSigned by the Governor
2019-06-06SenateTransmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
2019-06-06SenateTransmitted to the Secretary of State
2019-06-05SenatePublic Act 19-21
2019-06-01SenateIn Concurrence
2019-06-01SenateHouse Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
2019-06-01SenateHouse Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
2019-05-17SenateHouse Calendar Number 618
2019-05-17SenateFavorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
2019-05-16SenateOn Consent Calendar
2019-05-16SenateSenate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
2019-05-16SenateSenate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 8892
2019-04-03SenateFile Number 382
2019-04-03SenateSenate Calendar Number 182
2019-04-03SenateFavorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
2019-04-03SenateReported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
2019-03-28SenateReferred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/02/19 5:00 PM
2019-03-19SenateFiled with Legislative Commissioners' Office
2019-03-19SenateJoint Favorable Substitute
2019-03-08SenatePublic Hearing 03/12
2019-03-07SenateReferred to Joint Committee on Commerce

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