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CTHB06566Intro
25%
To postpone the fall semester reporting deadline required under the debt-free community college program from October first to November first annually.
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2023-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06565Intro
25%
To extend the deadline by which the Board of Regent's for Higher Education is required to submit a plan to increase the number and improve the quality of child care centers near campuses and to include additional requirements for such plan.
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2023-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06564Intro
25%
To require the Comptroller to fund the unfunded pension liability portion of the fringe benefit cost for employees of the constituent units of the state system of higher education.
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2023-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06563Intro
25%
To increase the age for eligibility for the postsecondary education funding program offered by the Department of Children and Families from the age of twenty-one to twenty-six years of age and the age at which a postsecondary education program must b...
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2023-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06515Intro
25%
To provide a tax credit for college students in the state.
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2023-01-24
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06354Intro
25%
To establish a green job corps program to outline a talent development strategy, help communities respond to climate change and reduce carbon emissions.
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06356Intro
25%
To allow any child of a veteran to use tuition waivers for which such veteran was eligible, but did not use.
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00841Intro
25%
To require institutions of higher education in state have an automatic external defibrillator at any athletic facility on campus and to have staff present during normal operating hours and during sporting events who are trained to use an automatic ex...
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06355Intro
25%
To add two additional student members to the Board of Trustees of The University of Connecticut.
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00847Intro
25%
To expand the debt-free community college program to include not more than two years of enrollment at a state university within the Connecticut State University System.
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00840Intro
25%
To develop a rubric for career pathway training programs and a new accelerated teacher certification pathway for people who work in the trades, establish a task force to examine transportation barriers related to work-based learning programs, amend t...
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2023-01-20
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00008Intro
25%
To provide increased financial support for our state colleges and universities to enhance ongoing services on campus for all students, and to improve the state's efforts in the retention of graduates from the state's institutions of higher education.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05027Intro
25%
To establish a pilot program to provide physical and mental health services for students enrolled at the Avery Point campus and other branch campuses of The University of Connecticut.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05438Intro
25%
To establish a debt-free college program at public institutions of higher education for employees of day care facilities, home health care agencies and nursing homes for the purpose of addressing workforce shortages and economic stability for such em...
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00801Intro
25%
To prohibit institutions of higher education from withholding student transcripts.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00155Intro
25%
To help meet the needs of Connecticut's workforce.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05437Intro
25%
To establish a student loan subsidy program for police officers for the purpose of recruiting and retaining police officers in districts with certain data.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00799Intro
25%
To address the completion of the free application for federal student aid for the purpose of increasing college accessibility and affordability.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00154Intro
25%
To measure the effectiveness of current workforce development programs in meeting the state's workforce needs.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06256Intro
25%
To add two additional student advisory committee members to the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
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2023-01-19
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06098Intro
25%
To share the books and educational resources held at the libraries of public institutions of higher education with public libraries in the state.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05737Intro
25%
To provide health insurance for retired adjunct faculty of the CSUS who taught not less than one hundred eighty credit hours in aggregate.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00738Intro
25%
To prohibit the use of state funds by public institutions of higher education for politically related speaking fees or events costs.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06099Intro
25%
To require an institution of higher education to allow victims of intimate partner violence to participate in any investigation or administrative hearing conducted by such institution in cases where the accused is a student or employee of such instit...
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05745Intro
25%
To expand and improve the solar installation workforce.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05739Intro
25%
To establish a student loan reimbursement program for state residents who graduated from a state university, college, private career school or technical institution.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05743Intro
25%
To allow students with a class rank percentile in the top fifty per cent of such student's graduating class to apply to public institutions of higher education through the Connecticut Automatic Admissions Program.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00407Intro
25%
To require public institutions of higher education to freeze tuition for the purpose of making higher education costs more predictable.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00739Intro
25%
To eliminate the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00406Intro
25%
To provide tuition waivers to members of Native American tribes in the state at public institutions of higher education.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05742Intro
25%
To allow refugees, asylum seekers and recipients of other kinds of humanitarian visas to qualify for in-state tuition at public institutions of higher education.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05740Intro
25%
To expand the debt-free community college program for students who were previously enrolled in a regional community-technical college and need to complete credits for graduation.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00737Intro
25%
To prohibit tuition waivers at The University of Connecticut for family members of employees of said university.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06102Intro
25%
To review the programs and services administered or provided by the Board of Trustees of The University of Connecticut.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00740Intro
25%
To require the Office of Workforce Strategy to provide a way to earn credentials for critical skills in demand by employers in the state.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05744Intro
25%
To require the Board of Regents for Higher Education to establish a school of veterinary medicine.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00408Intro
25%
To require institutions of higher education to adopt policies in accordance with federal and state constitutional free speech protections.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06100Intro
25%
To establish a tuition reimbursement program for graduates of medical schools in the state who provide mental health services for the purpose of addressing the shortage of such services in the state.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05738Intro
25%
To restore student representation on the Board of Regents for Higher Education and to increase student involvement in developing policies.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06097Intro
25%
To allow tuition waivers for paraeducators who enroll in a program at a public institution of higher education for a degree in education.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00741Intro
25%
To establish a postsecondary services advisory committee for the purpose of improving outcomes for students with disabilities.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05741Intro
25%
To require the development of a virtual student loan financial literacy seminar and to require students to complete such seminar before accepting a student loan.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06101Intro
25%
To ensure educational opportunities for the dependent children of a police officer or firefighter who dies in the line of duty.
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2023-01-18
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00231Intro
25%
To require the Insurance Commissioner to promote development of, and employment opportunities within, the insurance industry in this state.
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2023-01-17
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05441Intro
25%
To establish a student loan forgiveness program or public-private partnership to encourage college graduates to pursue careers in teaching or health care in the state for the purpose of addressing labor shortages in such fields.
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2023-01-17
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05439Intro
25%
To expand the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship program to include students attending private career schools.
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2023-01-17
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05440Intro
25%
To prioritize students enrolled in education and early childhood education programs to receive awards under the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship program.
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2023-01-17
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00179Intro
25%
To give preference to qualified graduates of agricultural science and technology education centers for admission to The University of Connecticut's College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources for the purpose of retaining such students in the...
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2023-01-13
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05232Intro
25%
To prohibit public institutions of higher education from receiving money or profiting from introducing or encouraging students to gamble online.
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2023-01-12
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05233Intro
25%
To require the Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority to offer income driven loan repayment options.
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2023-01-12
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
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