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Intends to foster entrepreneurship and innovation in the state by establishing impaCT and StartupCT. Bill does numerous other things as well, including raiding bond funds from the manufacturing Assistance Act and Manufacturing Investment Fund. CBIA opposes taking of manufacturing program dollars.
Merged into SB 502
Would have created a constitutional lockbox for the Special Transportation Fund.
Would have in part, imposes a gross receipts tax on opioids sold in Connecticut by manufacturers and wholesalers.
Would have implemented the Governor’s recommendations regarding budget transparency.
Would have adopted one of the Governor's Transportation Finance Group's recommendations concerning use of the Special Transportation Fund.