Connecticut Representative Edwin Vargas [D]

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CTHB05001VetoTo establish a task force to study workforce training needs in the state.
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2019-07-12
Vetoed by the Governor
CTHB06890PassTo establish a task force to study the impact on students in the state of proposed federal changes to Title IX of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1972.
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2019-07-12
Signed by the Governor
CTHB07389PassTo 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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2019-07-09
Signed by the Governor
CTHB06921PassTo prohibit discrimination based on a person's criminal history.
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2019-07-01
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00880PassTo implement the Governor's budget recommendations.
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2019-07-01
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05002PassTo authorize the procurement of energy derived from anaerobic digestion and to require the Secretary of the Office of Policy and Management to study the return on investment from fully implementing certain provisions of the general statutes.
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2019-06-28
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00854PassTo (1) require guidance counselors and school counselors to provide materials concerning manufacturing, military and law enforcement careers to students; (2) require local and regional school district boards of education to develop goals for career p...
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2019-06-26
Signed by the Governor
CTSB01080PassTo promote family economic success across generations through the establishment of a cabinet designed to help coordinate services.
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2019-06-26
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00001PassTo establish a paid family and medical leave system in Connecticut.
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2019-06-25
Signed by the Governor
CTHB07082PassTo include African-American studies in the social studies component of the public school curriculum.
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2019-06-21
Signed by the Governor
CTHB07168PassTo ensure that persons with autism spectrum disorder receive services from the Department of Developmental Services and are eligible for Medicaid coverage despite family earnings.
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2019-06-21
Signed by the Governor
CTHB07200PassTo prohibit the sale of cigarettes, tobacco products, electronic nicotine delivery systems and vapor products to persons under age twenty-one.
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2019-06-18
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00992PassTo foster trust between residents and city and state officials and ensure public safety.
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2019-06-18
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00972EngrossTo grant access to original birth records to all adopted persons eighteen years of age or older who were born in Connecticut regardless of date of birth.
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2019-06-05
Bill Passed Temporarily
CTHB06714IntroTo provide cost-free telecommunications services for incarcerated persons.
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2019-06-05
Bill Passed Temporarily
CTSJ00041IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Michael J. Ajello Of North Haven To Be Reappointed A Member Of The State Elections Enforcement Commission.
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2019-06-05
In Concurrence
CTHB07267EngrossTo: (1) Establish the ConnectHealth Program, the ConnectHealth Trust Account and the ConnectHealth Advisory Board; (2) require the Comptroller, in consultation with the ConnectHealth Advisory Board and the Office of Health Strategy, to establish the ...
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2019-06-04
Senate Calendar Number 676
CTHB07223PassTo require safe storage of a pistol or revolver in a motor vehicle.
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2019-06-03
Signed by the Governor
CTHB07218PassTo require the safe storage of all firearms, whether loaded or unloaded, in a home with a minor under eighteen years of age.
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2019-06-03
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00393EngrossTo require the Department of Developmental Services to use up-to-date medical assessment policies and consult with families, providers and advocates for persons with intellectual disability in its level of need assessment.
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2019-06-01
House Calendar Number 689
CTHB05004PassTo provide more economic security to Connecticut families by increasing the minimum fair wage.
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2019-05-28
Signed by the Governor
CTHJ00166IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Erin Benham Of Wallingford To Be Reappointed To The State Board Of Education.
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2019-05-28
On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
CTHJ00167IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Tarini Krishna Of Ridgefield To Be Appointed A Nonvoting Student Member Of The State Board Of Education.
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2019-05-28
On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
CTHJ00168IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Estela Lopez Of East Hartford To Be Reappointed To The State Board Of Education.
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2019-05-28
On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
CTSJ00036IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Marissa Paslick Gillett Of West Hartford To Be A Utility Commissioner Of The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority.
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2019-05-23
In Concurrence
CTSJ00038IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of The Honorable Laura F. Baldini Of West Hartford To Be An Alternate Member Of The Judicial Review Council.
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2019-05-23
In Concurrence
CTSJ00040IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Melissa Kane Of Westport To Be A Member Of The Connecticut Commuter Rail Council.
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2019-05-23
In Concurrence
CTSJ00039IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of The Honorable Anna M. Ficeto Of Wolcott To Be An Alternate Member Of The Judicial Review Council.
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2019-05-23
In Concurrence
CTSJ00037IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of The Honorable James W. Abrams Of Meriden To Be A Member Of The Judicial Review Council.
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2019-05-23
In Concurrence
CTHB05820EngrossTo establish a task force to study ranked-choice voting.
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2019-05-20
File Number 932
CTHB06931IntroTo expand the application of various labor laws to domestic workers.
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2019-05-16
File Number 887
CTHB05395EngrossTo revise the environmental justice law in order to better serve the municipalities and communities that it is intended to benefit.
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2019-05-16
Senate Calendar Number 501
CTSB00372IntroTo provide additional resources to those providing care to adult children with intellectual disability.
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2019-05-15
Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
CTHB05005IntroTo (1) extend the angel investor tax credit program for five years; (2) increase the aggregate amount of angel investor tax credits that may be reserved annually by Connecticut Innovations, Incorporated from three million dollars to five million doll...
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2019-05-14
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHB05165IntroTo require youth camps to conduct background checks of prospective employees.
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2019-05-14
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTSB00893PassTo enable the growth of the state's industrial hemp industry.
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2019-05-14
Transmitted to the Secretary of State
CTSJ00032IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of The Honorable Melanie L. Cradle Of Durham To Be A Member Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTSJ00033IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of The Honorable Andrew J. Mcdonald Of Stamford As Member And Chairperson Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTSJ00031IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Robert M. Berke Of Woodbridge To Be A Member Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTSJ00034IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Scott J. Murphy Of Farmington To Be A Member Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTSJ00030IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Reginald D. Betts Of New Haven To Be A Member Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTSJ00035IntroResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Moy N. Ogilvie Of Bloomfield To Be A Member Of The Criminal Justice Commission.
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2019-05-14
In Concurrence
CTHB06923IntroTo ensure per diem compensation equity for state board of mediation and arbitration arbitrators.
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2019-05-10
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTHB06913IntroTo prohibit employers from requiring certain employees from signing unfair covenants not to compete.
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2019-05-10
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTHB07008EngrossTo implement the recommendations of the working group on a public-private partnership to recruit businesses to the state.
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2019-05-09
File Number 865
CTHB07308EngrossTo require the Commissioners of Economic and Community Development and Administrative Services to develop a plan to implement the recommendations of the telecommunications systems steering committee's recommendations concerning the development of a o...
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2019-05-09
File Number 868
CTHB07346IntroTo prohibit the use of the organophosphate pesticide chlorpyrifos.
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2019-05-01
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHJ00162EngrossResolution Confirming The Nomination Of Matt Fleury Of Hartford To Be Reappointed To The Board Of Regents For Higher Education.
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2019-04-25
In Concurrence
CTSB00990IntroTo discourage employers from closing call centers in this state.
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2019-04-22
Motion Failed (JF)
CTSB01097IntroTo require presidential and gubernatorial candidates to publicly disclose a minimum of their past three years' worth of tax returns in order to gain access to the primary and general election ballots.
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2019-04-18
File Number 765
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