The Connecticut Business & Industry Association is the voice of business in Connecticut, with thousands of member companies championing change at the State Capitol, shaping debate about economic competitiveness, and fighting for a better future for all.
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Proposes changes to Connecticut’s Property Transfer Act.
Authorizes DEEP to solicit proposals from providers of energy derived from offshore wind for up to 1000 MW.
Allows any job applicant with a criminal record who was not hired allege a claim that they were discriminated against as a result of the employer looking at publicly available criminal records.
Expands the sales tax base on a number of goods in exchange for a number of tax policy changes that promote growth, including elimination of the gift and estate taxes, eliminating the capital base tax, and adopting federal caps on net operating loss deductions.
Streamlines state contracting process by replacing stand-alone affidavits and certifications that require a notary with applicable representations contained in contracts.