Fighting to make Connecticut a top state for business, jobs, and economic growth.

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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Costly Workers' Compensation Changes: Act Now!

Connecticut employers implemented broad safety measures and incurred significant expenses to ensure the safety of their employees and customers—additional cost burdens will only weaken the state’s economic recovery.

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127 days old CBIA Supports
SB 282 an act establishing a tax credit for employers that make payments toward child care costs of employees Status: Awaiting Action (Finance, Revenue and Bonding)

Provides a tax credit to employers who make payments towards the child care costs of employees who reside in the state.

160 days old CBIA Supports
HB 5007 an act concerning the small business express program Status: Awaiting Action ( Commerce)

Allows the state to partner with community financial institutions by partially guaranteeing certain loans to small businesses. Also fully funds the current Minority Business Initiative and redoubles support for women, minority, veteran, and disabled business owners through targeted loan programs.

134 days old CBIA Supports
HB 5111 an act establishing a task force to study work-based learning opportunities in industries with a hiring need in the state Status: Awaiting Action (House)

Establishes a task force to study the development of public-private partnerships providing work-based learning opportunities for high school and college students in industries with a hiring need.

152 days old CBIA Evaluating
HB 5158 an act funding the pilot program for the expansion of advanced manufacturing certificate programs to public high schools Status: Awaiting Action (Higher Education and Employment Advancement)

Appropriates sufficient funds to operate the pilot program for the expansion of advanced manufacturing certificate programs to public high schools.

152 days old CBIA Supports
HB 5159 an act establishing a tax credit for employers of instructors in advanced manufacturing certificate programs at regional community-technical colleges Status: Awaiting Action (Higher Education and Employment Advancement)

Establishes a tax credit for employers of instructors in advanced manufacturing certificate programs at regional-community technical colleges.