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Act Now: Noncompete Agreements Under Threat

While noncompete agreements are not appropriate for some sectors, they will be invalidated in virtually all industries if SB 906 passes.

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Latest bills:

2 days old CBIA Supports
HB an act concerning association health plans Status: Awaiting Action ( Insurance and Real Estate)

Authorizes association health plans in the state to the maximum extent permitted under federal law.

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SB 1006 an act concerning health care costs, the connecticut health insurance exchange and health equity Status: Awaiting Action (Insurance and Real Estate)

GOP alternative bill that (1) establishes benchmark program framework; (2) established a reinsurance fund with $20.2m in state funds; (3) increases transparency with the State Partnership Plan; (4) creates Canadian drug importation program; (5) requires the exchange to hold a public hearing and gain approval from the Insurance & Real Estate Committee before additional assessment are passed.

2 days old CBIA Opposes
SB 1002 an act concerning labor issues related to covid-19, personal protective equipment and other staffing matters Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Omnibus bill making costly changes to workers’ compensation statutes, awarding supplemental paid sick leave benefits, and awarding certain individuals with additional unemployment benefits.

2 days old CBIA Opposes
HB 6595 an act concerning labor matters related to covid-19, personal protective equipment and other staffing issues Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Omnibus bill making costly changes to workers’ compensation statutes, awarding supplemental paid sick leave benefits, and awarding certain individuals with additional unemployment benefits.

2 days old CBIA Monitoring
SB 1001 an act concerning employment regulation Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Requires the labor department to conduct a study regarding the need for employment regulation.

Lamont Eases Some COVID-19 Capacity, Travel Restrictions

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New Bill Offers Alternative Path for Addressing Healthcare Costs

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Democrats Hold State Senate Seat in Special Election

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Bill Shielding Remote Workers from Double Taxation Approved

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Labor Committee Bill Threatens Noncompete Agreements

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CBIA Calls for Independent Audit of State-Run Municipal Healthcare Plan

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Biopharma COVID-19 R&D: Appreciation Short-Lived

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Monroe Representative Resigns State House Seat

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Lawmakers Review Workers' Compensation Expansion Measures

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New Bill Offers Alternative Path for Addressing Healthcare Costs

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Bill Shielding Remote Workers from Double Taxation Approved

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Labor Committee Bill Threatens Noncompete Agreements

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CBIA Calls for Independent Audit of State-Run Municipal Healthcare Plan

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Biopharma COVID-19 R&D: Appreciation Short-Lived

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Lawmakers Review Workers' Compensation Expansion Measures

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Report Highlights State-Run Healthcare Plan's Solvency Issues

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Comcast Program Expands Internet Access in Underserved Communities

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Bill Shields State's Remote Workers from Double Taxation

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Lamont Eases Some COVID-19 Capacity, Travel Restrictions

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Event Attendance Limits Scheduled to Increase in March

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Connecticut Firms Innovate, Improvise to Support Employees, Communities

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Lamont Proposes Tax Rebate Program to Drive Job Growth

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ExxonMobil Launches Carbon Capture Business Unit

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[WATCH] What Does Innovation Look Like?

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COVID-19's Economic Toll: 102K Jobs Lost in 2020

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Behind the Incredible Story of Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine

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CBIA BizCast: Collaboration Key Between Private Sector and Nonprofits

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Democrats Hold State Senate Seat in Special Election

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Monroe Representative Resigns State House Seat

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Connecticut Business Day 2021: Tell Your Story

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March 2 Special State Senate Election for Stamford, Darien Voters

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CBIA BizCast: Lawmakers Prioritize Rebuilding Connecticut

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CBIA BizCast: Talking Taxes, Workforce, Rebuilding Connecticut with Gov. Lamont

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Lamont Extends Emergency Powers

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Special Elections Pending for Stamford, Darien Voters

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Top Pfizer Executive Headlines January Economic Summit

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