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Latest bills:

0 days old CBIA Monitoring
SB 877 an act concerning revenue items to implement the governor's budget Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Implements the governor’s budget.

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HB 7191 an act increasing the minimum wage Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Increases the cost of business by increasing the minimum wage to $15/hr by 2023 and then calling for automatic increases each year thereafter.

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SB 881 an act establishing a paid family and medical leave program Status: Awaiting Action (Labor and Public Employees)

Creates an unsustainable new paid family and leave program.

29 days old CBIA Supports
SB 322 an act concerning the board of directors of the connecticut health insurance exchange Status: Awaiting Action (Insurance and Real Estate)

Ensures accountability and expertise on Access Health's Board of Directors.

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SB 318 an act requiring prior approval of assessments and user fees charged to health carriers by the connecticut health insurance exchange Status: Awaiting Action (Insurance and Real Estate)

Controls the cost of health insurance assessments by requiring the legislature to approve any increases.

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Lamont Proposes Eliminating Business Entity Tax

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Governor Wants State on a 'Debt Diet'

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Unintended Consequences: Workplace Mandates Can Hurt Workers

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Connecticut Innovations Launches 2019 VentureClash Challenge

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Healthcare: Public Option Not the Best Option

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Bill Restricts Debt Collection Efforts

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Minimum Wage Hike, Paid FMLA Top Legislative Priorities

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Legislators Hear Energy, Environment Policy Concerns

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Your Guide to Feb. 26 Special Elections

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Lamont Proposes Eliminating Business Entity Tax

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Governor Wants State on a 'Debt Diet'

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Healthcare: Public Option Not the Best Option

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Bill Restricts Debt Collection Efforts

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Minimum Wage Hike, Paid FMLA Top Legislative Priorities

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Jackson Wants 'Customer-Friendly' Tax Department

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Conference Highlights Biopharma Industry's Importance

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Connecticut Innovations Launches 2019 VentureClash Challenge

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Lamont Taps Business Leaders to Direct Economic Development

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Private Sector Job Growth Strongest in Two Decades

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Kaman Chief Says Policy Changes Will Drive Growth

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Private Sector Job Growth on Record Pace

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Can Connecticut Sustain Positive Job Growth?

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Survey: Spending Controls, Pension Reforms Top Priority

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State's Economy Grew 3.1% in Second Quarter

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'Sustainability Is the Next Evolution in Capitalism'

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Unintended Consequences: Workplace Mandates Can Hurt Workers

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Growth Must Be the Top Priority

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What Does the 2019 Legislative Session Hold?

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Five Special Elections Scheduled for February 26

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Lamont: 'Let's Fix This Damn Budget'

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New Year, New Administration, New Opportunity

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Lamont Appoints Chief of Staff, Budget Director

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'It's All About Jobs, and Businesses Create Those Jobs'

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CBIA BizCast: Fix Connecticut

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