Vermont Senator Richard Sears [D]

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VTS0222VetoAn act relating to miscellaneous judiciary procedures
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2018-05-30
Governor vetoed bill on May 30, 2018
VTS0234PassAn act relating to adjudicating all teenagers in the Family Division, except those charged with a serious violent felony
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2018-05-30
Signed by Governor on May 30, 2018
VTS0244PassAn act relating to extending the repeal date for the guidelines for spousal maintenance awards
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2018-05-30
Signed by Governor on May 30, 2018
VTS0150PassAn act relating to automated license plate recognition systems
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2018-05-25
Signed by Governor on May 25, 2018
VTS0173PassAn act relating to sealing criminal history records when there is no conviction
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2018-05-25
Signed by Governor on May 25, 2018
VTS0166PassAn act relating to the provision of medication-assisted treatment for inmates
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2018-05-25
Signed by Governor on May 25, 2018
VTS0197VetoAn act relating to liability for toxic substance exposures or releases
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2018-05-22
Governor vetoed bill on May 22, 2018
VTJRS059PassJoint resolution supporting the Gettysburg Battlefield Preservation Association’s effort to preserve the Camp Letterman hospital site
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2018-05-11
As adopted by Senate and House
VTHCR403PassHouse concurrent resolution in memory of former Governor Philip Henderson Hoff
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2018-05-11
Adopted in Concurrence
VTHCR394PassHouse concurrent resolution honoring Vermont Assistant Adjutant General-Army, Brigadier General Michael T. Heston for his outstanding military and law enforcement leadership
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2018-05-11
Adopted in Concurrence
VTS0096PassAn act relating to a news media privilege
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2018-05-10
New Business/House Proposal of Amendment
VTS0206EnrollAn act relating to business consumer protection for point-of-sale equipment leases
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2018-05-10
House message House appointed Conference Committee members
VTS0123IntroAn act relating to limiting liability for animal shelter and rescue organizations assisting law enforcement in animal cruelty investigations
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2018-05-07
Which was agreed to
VTHCR386PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Wilson House in East Dorset on its 30th anniversary
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2018-05-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR379PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating William Collins on 40 years of outstanding service as a Bennington Rescue Squad Emergency Medical Technician
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2018-05-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR377PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Alice Bennett of Bennington on her 100th birthday
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2018-05-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR378PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Honorary Shaftsbury Fire Chief Charles O. Becker on 70 years of exemplary service
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2018-05-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR382PassHouse concurrent resolution recognizing the 2017 Miss Vermont’s Outstanding Teen Jenna Lawrence’s work on behalf of Alzheimer’s public awareness and eradication
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2018-05-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTS0103VetoAn act relating to the regulation of toxic substances and hazardous materials
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2018-04-27
House Message: Governor's veto sustained
VTHCR357PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Sister Janice Ryan on her receipt of the 2018 New England Board of Higher Education’s Vermont State Award
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2018-04-27
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR335PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating the Mount Anthony Union High School wrestling team on its 30th consecutive State championship
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2018-04-20
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR342PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Wallace L. Mattison of Pownal on his appointment as Chevalier of the Legion of Honor of France
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2018-04-20
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTS0055PassAn act relating to the disposition of unlawful and abandoned firearms
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2018-04-11
Signed by Governor on April 11, 2018
VTS0221PassAn act relating to establishing extreme risk protection orders
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2018-04-11
Signed by Governor on April 11, 2018
VTHCR302PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Bennington Fire Department’s Eagle Hose Company No.4 President Joseph A. Wassick for his 60-year tenure as a company member
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2018-04-06
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR294PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating Southwestern Medical Center on its centennial anniversary
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2018-03-30
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR287PassHouse concurrent resolution honoring the life and legacy of Robert Romeo De Cormier Jr. of Belmont
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2018-03-23
Adopted in Concurrence
VTHCR280PassHouse concurrent resolution designating July 2018 as Parks and Recreation Month in Vermont
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2018-03-23
Adopted in Concurrence
VTHCR272PassHouse concurrent resolution honoring Manchester Fire Chief Philip Bourn for his laudable public service
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2018-03-16
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTS0154IntroAn act relating to exempting trailers in storage from the property tax
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2018-03-13
To Senate Finance Committee
VTS0216EnrollAn act relating to the administration of Vermont’s Medical Marijuana Registry
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2018-03-02
Rules suspended & messaged to House forthwith, on motion of Senator Ashe
VTHCR253PassHouse concurrent resolution in memory of Theodor H. Friedman of Winhall
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2018-02-23
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR249PassHouse concurrent resolution commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the World War I Armistice
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2018-02-23
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTHCR239PassHouse concurrent resolution congratulating the 2017 Class of Boy Scout Eagle rank recipients in Vermont
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2018-02-16
Adopted in Concurrence
VTSR0011IntroSenate resolution encouraging its members, in 2019, to initiate an amendment to the Vermont Constitution regarding equal rights
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2018-02-15
As adopted by Senate
VTHCR235PassHouse concurrent resolution honoring William Olney for his accomplishments as a softball player and coach
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2018-02-09
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTS0207IntroAn act relating to eliminating fees for placing or removing a credit freeze
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2018-01-30
To House Commerce and Economic Development Committee
VTHCR229PassHouse concurrent resolution commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Grand Army of the Republic’s General Order relating to Decoration Day (Memorial Day)
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2018-01-26
Adopted in Concurrence
VTS0022VetoAn act relating to eliminating penalties for possession of limited amounts of marijuana by adults 21 years of age and older
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2018-01-24
Veto of the Governor sustained on a roll call Yeas = 0, Nays = 30
VTHCR210PassHouse concurrent resolution in memory of Sandra Lee Casey
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2018-01-05
Adopted in concurrence per Joint Rule 16b
VTS0158IntroAn act relating to the Child Protection Registry
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2018-01-03
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
VTS0159IntroAn act relating to the evidentiary rules governing proceedings concerning a child or person with a psychiatric, intellectual, or developmental disability who is a victim of an offense involving bodily injury or serious bodily injury
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2018-01-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
VTS0190IntroAn act relating to creating the Vermont 250th Commission
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2018-01-03
To Senate Government Operations Committee
VTS0209IntroAn act relating to the admissibility of a child’s hearsay statements in a proceeding before the Human Services Board
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2018-01-03
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
VTS0194IntroAn act relating to transportation of hazardous materials and emergency management
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2018-01-03
To Senate Transportation Committee
VTSR0010IntroSenate resolution strongly opposing the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Agreement of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change and recognizing Governor Philip Scott’s enrolling Vermont in the U.S. Climate Alliance
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2017-06-21
As adopted by Senate
VTS0023PassAn act relating to juvenile jurisdiction
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2017-06-13
Signed by Governor on June 13, 2017
VTS0061PassAn act relating to offenders with mental illness, inmate records, and inmate services
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2017-06-13
Signed by Governor on June 13, 2017
VTS0016PassAn act relating to expanding patient access to the Medical Marijuana Registry
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2017-06-08
Signed by Governor on June 8, 2017
VTS0010PassAn act relating to liability for the contamination of potable water supplies
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2017-06-02
Signed by Governor on june 2, 2017
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