Bills Pending Connecticut Joint Judiciary Committee

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CTSB00792IntroTo establish an advisory committee that shall examine how state laws may be enhanced in order to strengthen protections against discrimination on the basis of gender identity or expression that occurs in workplaces and schools.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01054IntroTo (1) establish the offenses of smoking or otherwise inhaling or ingesting a cannabis-type substance while operating a motor vehicle and smoking a cannabis-type substance as a passenger in a motor vehicle as class C misdemeanors, (2) provide immunit...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07397IntroTo study the criminal procedure laws of this state.
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2019-03-25
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07396IntroTo repeal section 53a-70b of the general statutes concerning sexual assault in a spousal or cohabitating relationship and to make conforming changes.
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2019-03-25
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00058IntroTo prohibit the use of gay and transgender panic as a criminal defense.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00653IntroTo require a more open form of disclosure to defendants in the criminal justice system.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00344IntroTo promote racial and ethnic diversity in the selection of a jury panel.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01086IntroTo increase penalties imposed upon persons for repeat offenses of driving under the influence of intoxicating drugs or liquor.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01112IntroTo allow the state's attorney to make application for commitment of certain acquittees to a hospital for psychiatric disabilities prior to the acquittee's discharge at the expiration of the acquittee's maximum term of commitment if the acquittee woul...
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2019-03-25
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00761IntroTo: (1) Require an employer to provide honest recommendations and commenting to a prospective employer about any act of sexual harassment or sexual assault by a current or former employer, and (2) prohibit employers from requiring an employee to ente...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01111IntroTo study the criminal laws of this state.
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2019-03-25
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01109IntroTo ban the use of solitary confinement in correctional facilities.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01110IntroTo provide for the fair and equitable adjudication of a claim filed by or on behalf of an inmate for death or permanent injuries suffered while incarcerated at an institution or facility of the Department of Correction.
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2019-03-25
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00691IntroTo provide for the automatic erasure of criminal records in the case of misdemeanor offenses after three years following the completion of the sentence for the person's most recent misdemeanor offense, and in the case of certain felony offenses after...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 29]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07395IntroTo add opioid antagonists to drugs monitored as part of the electronic prescription drug monitoring program, to require counseling for inmates vulnerable to opioid use disorder counseling prior to release from a correctional facility and to establish...
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2019-03-21
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07387IntroTo provide that completion of a class or program specified by the court in the case of a juvenile delinquency case subject to discretionary transfer to the regular criminal docket may be a positive factor for the court to consider when balancing the ...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07393IntroTo make revisions to various statutes relating to court proceedings that concern family relations matters.
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2019-03-21
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00996IntroTo provide for more appropriate enforcement of statute concerning unlawful employment of state officers or employees to influence legislation, to make a technical correction, to clarify provisions regarding the recording of telephone conversations at...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07378IntroTo increase the penalties associated with negligent homicide with a motor vehicle and illegal racing.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00880IntroTo implement the Governor's budget recommendations.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB06714IntroTo provide cost-free telecommunications services for incarcerated persons.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07381IntroTo require standards that govern a police pursuit of a stolen motor vehicle being operated by or involving a passenger who is a juvenile.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00504IntroTo divert children in motor vehicle theft or misuse delinquency cases to treatment or other programs and to modify the grounds under which a child may be detained.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07314IntroTo ensure that a crime victim has participatory rights in any hearing concerning a violation of probation or conditional discharge involving the person who committed the criminal act.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01099IntroTo prohibit discrimination based on a person's criminal record.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01098IntroTo add safeguards against the use of unreliable testimony in a criminal case.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07389IntroTo preserve confidentiality in a juvenile's case transferred under the discretion of the court to the regular criminal docket in the event that such case may be transferred back to the docket for juvenile matters and to implement the recommendations ...
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01008IntroTo require the Connecticut Sentencing Commission to study the disparities in pretrial and sentencing outcomes of criminal defendants that may be related to racial, ethnic, gender and socioeconomic status.
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2019-03-21
[Hearing: Mar 25]
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07394IntroTo ensure the confidentiality of certain communications that take place between a first responder and a peer support team member.
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2019-03-21
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00063IntroTo permit a person with a disability to enter into a supported decision-making agreement with another person.
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2019-03-21
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01100IntroTo clarify the elements of the offense of voyeurism.
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07388IntroTo ensure that a mortgagee does not enter upon the residential real property that is the subject of the mortgage without the permission of the owner, occupant or mortgagor or an order of a court.
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00138IntroTo revise state statutes governing the formation of cooperative associations in order to enhance the use of such associations as a business model in the state.
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00347IntroTo declare void as against the public policy certain real estate contracts that encourage a buyer of real property to use the real estate closing services offered by a financial institution that is the seller of the real property.
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00693IntroTo allow a person who has a valid order of protection to request that such person's landlord change the locks to the person's dwelling unit.
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00003IntroTo: (1) Enhance employer-sponsored training on sexual harassment, (2) extend the statute of limitations applicable to certain personal injury actions involving sexual abuse, sexual exploitation and sexual assault, (3) increase penalties for sexually ...
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2019-03-20
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00689IntroTo permit the court to issue ex parte restraining orders when the respondent could pose a physical danger to the applicant prior to the opportunity for a hearing.
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2019-03-19
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07382IntroTo permit elderly victims of abuse, neglect, exploitation or abandonment to sue for treble damages.
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2019-03-19
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07379IntroTo increase the penalties associated with the issuance of a stop work order.
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2019-03-19
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07380IntroTo establish requirements relating to the use of a subpoena to gain access to medical records that are protected under the federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.
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2019-03-19
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01085IntroTo legalize and regulate the recreational use of cannabis and to allow for erasure of criminal records for convictions based on the possession of small amounts of cannabis.
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2019-03-18
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01089IntroTo provide that no employer is required to make accommodations for or allow employees to use or possess cannabis in the workplace.
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2019-03-18
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07372IntroTo prohibit driving while smoking, inhaling or ingesting a cannabis-type substance, to prohibit a passenger from smoking a cannabis-type substance and to provide funding to train law enforcement officers as drug recognition experts.
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2019-03-18
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01088IntroTo ensure the health and well-being of a nursing home resident who is at risk of being involuntarily transferred from one facility to another as the result of a receivership proceeding.
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2019-03-15
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01084IntroTo extend the duration of short-term health insurance policies and permit the Insurance Commissioner to impose a fine against an insurer or health care center that violates a statutory provision relating to such policies.
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2019-03-15
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01087IntroTo permit additional methods for service of process on out-of-state financial institutions, limited liability companies and registered foreign limited liability companies.
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2019-03-15
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01083IntroTo make various statutory revisions suggested by the Secretary of the State that will allow the Office of the Secretary of the State to improve the integrity of the state's business registry.
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2019-03-15
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB01055IntroTo: (1) Establish a task force to study the juror selection process, (2) provide access to certain records, information and media recordings in the possession of the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, Connecticut Valley Hospital or t...
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2019-03-14
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTSB00969IntroTo permit a post-verdict collateral source reduction in damages in certain personal injury or wrongful death matters involving a right of subrogation.
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2019-03-14
To Joint Judiciary Committee
CTHB07315IntroTo provide a judicial mechanism for the resolution of complaints made against sextons.
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2019-03-14
To Joint Judiciary Committee
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