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CTSB00745IntroTo consider the creation of an environmental agricultural program within the regional community-technical college system.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07118IntroTo prohibit the passing of unfunded pension liabilities to students and recipients of research grants through the fringe benefit rates of non-General Fund employees at public institutions of higher education.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00746IntroTo establish a foundation to solicit and receive donations from private sources for the Roberta B. Willis Scholarship program and to create a business tax credit for such donations.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07119IntroTo add one additional undergraduate student and one additional graduate student to the Board of Trustees of The University of Connecticut.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00749IntroTo require legislative approval for the merger or closing of institutions within the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00840IntroTo protect the freedom of expression of faculty members at public institutions of higher education in their scholarship, research and teaching and regarding matters of public interest.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07120IntroTo require the Board of Regents for Higher Education to establish a plan, receive public comment and seek the approval of the General Assembly prior to closing any institutions or campuses within the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06889IntroTo provide subsidies to students studying in fields related to emerging technologies if such students work in the state upon graduation.
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2019-02-15
[Hearing: Feb 21]
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00274IntroTo require the Commissioner of Economic and Community Development to establish the Learn Here, Live Here program to help graduates of any institution of higher education or certain certificate programs of private occupational schools save toward a do...
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2019-02-14
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06472IntroTo establish a personal income tax credit for graduates with a bachelor's or associate degree from a public or independent nonprofit institution of higher education who live in the state.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06890IntroTo study the impact of the changes proposed to Title IX of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1972 and to ensure that students at institutions of higher education in the state are protected.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06072IntroTo provide funding and other resources for students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics-related fields at public institutions of higher education.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06891IntroTo provide tax relief to persons paying student loan interest by establishing a deduction from the personal income tax for student loan interest.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00817IntroTo require the Office of Higher Education to study issues relating to higher education.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00026IntroTo permanently allow independent institutions of higher education to create up to twelve new programs of higher learning in any academic year and any program modifications without being subject to the approval of the Office of Higher Education.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00131IntroTo permanently allow independent institutions of higher education to create up to twelve new programs of higher learning in any academic year and any program modifications without the approval of the Office of Higher Education.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00685IntroTo establish a new quasi-public agency to work on apprenticeships and employment recruitment opportunities through public-private partnerships.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00750IntroTo establish programs for the prevention and treatment of mental illness at institutions of higher education.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06883IntroTo create a "Corrections to College" pipeline program for youthful offenders reentering the community.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00607IntroTo establish a nontraditional pathway to earning a bachelor's degree, which incorporates apprenticeships.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07088IntroTo allow independent institutions of higher education to be exempt from the requirement to apply to the Office of Higher Education for approval of new or modified programs.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07089IntroTo provide a means of additional funding for advanced manufacturing certificate programs that have a high graduate employment rate.
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00816IntroTo allow the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority to assist any Connecticut hospital, nonprofit, nonstock corporation or nonprofit, nonstock, nonsectarian facility with the construction or financing of health care institutions outs...
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00815IntroTo allow the Connecticut Health and Educational Facilities Authority and the Connecticut Higher Education Supplemental Loan Authority to obtain an insurance policy in lieu of a surety bond to ensure the faithful performance of the duties of authorize...
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2019-02-08
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07027IntroTo require the Board of Regents for Higher Education to study issues relating to manufacturing and technology in the state.
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2019-02-01
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00799IntroTo require the Board of Regents for Higher Education to study issues relating to workforce development in the state.
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2019-02-01
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05829IntroTo add additional student representatives as members to the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
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2019-02-01
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05001IntroTo ensure that students in this state receive high-quality skills training in order to achieve well-paying careers in this state.
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2019-02-01
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05830IntroTo require that all nominations to the Board of Trustees of The University of Connecticut and the Board of Regents for Higher Education receive the approval of the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating...
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2019-02-01
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05832IntroTo provide one-time emergency expense grants to students' who experience unexpected financial hardships that impede such students ability to complete their degree.
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2019-01-31
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB07028IntroTo prohibit the merger of institutions within the regional community-technical college system.
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2019-01-31
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00748IntroTo establish a pilot program for tuition-free college.
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2019-01-31
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06882IntroTo allow faculty and staff who live in state public higher education dormitories to have Christmas trees in their dormitories.
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2019-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06886IntroTo eliminate the allowance for family members to be employed in the same department or division of a public institution of higher education.
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2019-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06885IntroTo protect any faculty member's right to free speech and academic expression at public institutions of higher education.
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2019-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06888IntroTo prohibit the merger or closure of institutions within the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities without the review and approval of the General Assembly.
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2019-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06884IntroTo ensure that crisis counseling and advocacy services are available to victims of sexual assault, stalking or intimate partner violence at each residential campus of institutions of higher education.
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2019-01-30
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00791IntroTo allow municipalities to contribute to the Connecticut Higher Education Trust.
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2019-01-29
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00747IntroTo allow partnerships between Charter Oak State College and businesses that offer free college to their employees.
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2019-01-29
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00751IntroTo give priority to in-state students for admission to public institutions of higher education and to ensure that taxpayer subsidies to public institutions of higher education are used first for in-state students.
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2019-01-29
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00790IntroTo establish a free college program.
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2019-01-29
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06473IntroTo require that all nominations to the Board of Trustees of The University of Connecticut and the Board of Regents for Higher Education receive the approval of the joint standing committee of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating...
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2019-01-28
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB06474IntroTo prohibit the merger or closure of institutions within the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities without the review and approval of the General Assembly.
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2019-01-28
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00606IntroTo provide funding for workforce training in eastern Connecticut to meet the needs of local industry.
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2019-01-25
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05838IntroTo require that certain actions of the Board of Regents for Higher Education be approved by the General Assembly.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05836IntroTo study the impact of the changes proposed by the United States Department of Education to Title IX of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1972.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05837IntroTo add additional student representatives as members to the Board of Regents for Higher Education.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00275IntroTo ensure that public institutions of higher education are meeting the workforce needs of the insurance industry.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTHB05834IntroTo allow for lower interest rates and consolidation of student loans.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
CTSB00449IntroTo establish a tax credit for businesses that provide student loan repayment assistance to graduates of institutions of higher education and private occupational schools in the state.
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2019-01-23
To Joint Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee
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