Bills Pending Connecticut Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee

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CTHB05354IntroTo permit the Freedom of Information Commission to grant relief from vexatious requesters to public agencies.
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2017-03-24
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTHB05085IntroTo prohibit legislative liaisons from being admitted to the floor of the House of Representatives or Senate during session.
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2017-03-24
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTHB05528IntroTo permit a deputy registrar of voters who is running for the office of registrar of voters to perform his or her official duties in a polling place at a regular election.
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2017-03-24
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CTHB05530IntroTo require that access to the state-wide centralized voter registration system at election day registration locations is only through a router owned by the state and issued for such purpose.
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2017-03-24
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CTSB00194IntroTo require executive branch agencies to either issue a decision on a permit application or a status report on the application within sixty days.
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2017-03-23
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB00483IntroTo expand the current "revolving door" provision to prohibit senior level legislative and executive branch employees from lobbying for one year after leaving employment.
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2017-03-23
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB00356IntroTo increase executive and legislative oversight of quasi-public agency contracts by requiring the submission of certain contracts to the Attorney General and relevant legislative committee.
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2017-03-23
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CTSB00288IntroTo establish a task force to study the feasibility of establishing a partnership to fund a new dock facility at the Nautilus Museum in the town of Groton.
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2017-03-23
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CTSB00424IntroTo require contractors bidding on public works contracts to certify that they and other affiliates of the contractor have not been convicted of a public entity crime and to prohibit the prequalification or award of a public works contract to a contra...
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2017-03-23
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB01028IntroTo implement the recommendations of the Auditors of Public Accounts contained in their annual report to the General Assembly.
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2017-03-16
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CTSB01029IntroTo subject participants and prospective participants in the first five plus program to the same prohibitions as state contractors and prospective state contractors with regard to political contributions.
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2017-03-16
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB01010IntroTo require the office of the Secretary of the State to, at certain conferences called by the Secretary of the State, provide registrars with training and accompanying materials on any new election laws or procedures implemented since the last such co...
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2017-03-16
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CTSB01031IntroTo increase the threshold for construction contracts requiring the approval of the Department of Administrative Services from five hundred thousand to two million dollars, to increase access to date by executive branch agencies by codifying the provi...
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2017-03-16
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB00987IntroTo amend the state code of ethics for public officials to redefine "business with which the person is associated", define "confidential information", give additional authority to ethics enforcement officers, prohibit the soliciting of gifts by those ...
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2017-03-09
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTHB07187IntroTo change the exemption from reporting necessary expenses for purposes of the Code of Ethics from any public official, Governor's spouse or state employee who is a principal speaker at an event to any such official, spouse or employee who is an activ...
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2017-03-09
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTHB07188IntroTo require the preservation of records of historical value and to lift restrictions on access to public records contained in the state archives after a certain amount of time has passed.
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2017-03-09
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CTHB06416IntroTo redefine "small contractor" from a definition based on gross revenue to one using the federal standards adopted pursuant to the federal Small Business Act.
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2017-03-09
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CTSB00988IntroTo amend the Codes of Ethics to permit reappointments to the Citizen's Ethics Advisory Board and remove certain requirements for appointments, to require certain board hearings to be held in accordance with the Uniform Administrative Procedure Act, t...
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2017-03-09
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSJ00011IntroResolution Recognizing The Current Electoral College System As The Best Way To Elect The President Of The United States.
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2017-03-09
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CTHB07249IntroTo authorize a municipality to post legal notices on the municipality's Internet web site in lieu of publication of a legal notice in a newspaper.
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2017-03-09
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CTSB00984IntroTo redefine "public official" for purposes of the State Codes of Ethics to include a person appointed by a state-wide elected officer and to exclude a person appointed by a judge in a judicial matter.
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2017-03-09
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTSB00990IntroTo increase the threshold for municipal public works projects subject to the set-aside program for small contractors and minority business enterprises to be consistent with the thresholds for municipal public works projects subject to prevailing wage...
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2017-03-09
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CTHB07241IntroTo replace the requirement that the Joint Committee on Legislative Management post notice for certain contracts on a bulletin board and in at least three newspapers with a requirement for notice on an Internet web site and the State Contracting Porta...
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2017-03-09
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
CTHB05087IntroTo permit businesses to remediate first-time regulatory violations without civil penalty if such remediation is done in a timely manner.
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2017-03-08
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CTHB05957IntroTo allow an additional municipality to participate in a pilot program for the public financing of candidate campaigns for certain municipal offices.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00036IntroTo permit electors to cast absentee ballots without having to satisfy a reason, specified in law, for doing so.
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2017-03-02
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CTSB00898IntroTo (1) classify as "unassigned" the multiple votes an elector may cast on the ballot for cross-endorsed candidates, (2) require the Secretary of the State to publish and archive on the Internet any declaratory ruling, opinion or interpretation of the...
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2017-03-02
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CTSJ00026IntroTo provide for early voting at elections held in even-numbered years.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00033IntroTo reduce obstacles to voting and increase participation in the electoral process by allowing electors to cast ballots by mail.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00034IntroTo provide electors the options of voting early or by mail.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB05951IntroTo limit who may serve as an officer of certain political committees and restrict certain contributions from political committees that file campaign reports with a town clerk.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00046IntroTo eliminate the requirement that an elector satisfy a particular reason, specified by law, in order to cast an absentee ballot.
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2017-03-02
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CTSB00211IntroTo require to the State Elections Enforcement Commission to conclude proceedings on complaints within one year or otherwise dismiss any such complaint.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB05109IntroTo eliminate certain State Elections Enforcement Commission audits for candidate committees that raise or spend five thousand or fewer dollars.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB07165IntroTo require that certain meeting schedules, agendas, notices, and minutes of public agencies of the state be electronically filed with the Secretary of the State and posted on an Internet web site designated by said Secretary.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00005IntroTo make voting easier by providing expanded opportunity to cast a ballot prior to election day, thereby increasing participation in the electoral process and reducing waiting times at polling places.
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2017-03-02
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CTSJ00027IntroTo permit any elector to appear at a designated location within such elector's municipality and cast an absentee ballot in an election.
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2017-03-02
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CTSB00200IntroTo eliminate unlimited organization expenditures by state central committees for the benefit of legislative candidates.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB07163IntroTo eliminate the requirement that circulators of nominating petitions be residents of this state.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB07211IntroTo (1) create bright lines between coordinated and independent spending, (2) implement federal court rulings regarding the creation of independent expenditure political committees, (3) increase disclosure of independent expenditures, and (4) reveal p...
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2017-03-02
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CTHB05525IntroTo prevent candidates receiving Citizens' Election Program grants from making large contributions to party committees that may subsequently make organization expenditures for such candidates' benefit.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00016IntroTo eliminate the requirement that an elector satisfy a particular reason, specified by law, in order to cast an absentee ballot.
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2017-03-02
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CTSB00204IntroTo impose caps on the amount state central committees expenditures for legislative candidates participating in the Citizens' Election Program.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB06418IntroTo require that businesses that receive first five plus funding be considered state contractors to prohibit them from contributing to political campaigns.
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2017-03-02
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CTHJ00013IntroTo alleviate obstacles to voting and increase participation in the electoral process by expanding opportunities to cast a ballot prior to election day.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB05263IntroTo require candidates participating in the Citizens' Election Program to disclose when political communications are paid for, in part, by funds received from the program.
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2017-03-02
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CTHB06978IntroTo help businesses in the state thrive.
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2017-02-23
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CTHB05104IntroTo eliminate duplicative service and provide cost savings to the state.
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2017-02-23
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CTSB00636IntroTo expand eligibility under the set-aside program for small contractors.
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2017-02-23
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CTHB06572IntroTo clarify that, upon receiving permanent absentee ballot status, an elector shall not be required to confirm annually with a primary care provider's certification that such elector continues to be eligible for such status.
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2017-02-23
To Joint Government Administration and Elections Committee
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