Legislation

Dannel Malloy (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Medical Spas Bill Vetoed

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy has vetoed a bill that would have created new rules for medical spas. The facilities offer a range of surgical and non-surgical cosmetic services including liposuction and […]

07/12/2013

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Blumenthal Bill Would Honor Hispanic Infantry Regiment

Senator Richard Blumenthal announced Tuesday that he is sponsoring a bill that would present a Hispanic infantry unit with the Congressional Gold Medal.

06/18/2013

State Capitol in Hartford, CT

Connecticut Lawmakers Join Fight Over Who Was First To Fly

Connecticut’s leading role in aviation has never been disputed, but legislators have passed a bill insisting that a Connecticut aviator flew two years before the Wright brothers at Kitty Hawk, N.C.

06/11/2013

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State Lawmakers Seek Expansion Of Video Gambling

A coalition of Connecticut lawmakers wants to expand video gambling in the state.

06/03/2013

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Bill Would Study Library Access To E-books

Connecticut lawmakers are sending the governor a bill mandating a study of the availability of e-books to Connecticut public libraries.

05/31/2013

State Advances Human Trafficking Bill

Connecticut lawmakers advanced legislation Thursday that supporters said would create some of the nation’s toughest laws against human trafficking.

05/31/2013

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House Passes Baby Food Labeling Bill

A bill that would require special labels on baby food containing genetically modified ingredients has passed the state House of Representatives.

05/24/2013

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Bamboo Bill Moves To Governor

Connecticut lawmakers are sending the governor a bill that would penalize people who fail to contain the growth of bamboo on their property.

05/24/2013

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Lawmakers Advance School Pool Safety Bill

Legislation that sets stronger pool safety measures following the recent deaths of two Connecticut students is advancing in the General Assembly.

05/22/2013

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Bill Requires Labels For Genetically Modified Food

Connecticut lawmakers are pushing ahead with bipartisan legislation requiring the labeling of food containing genetically modified ingredients.

05/22/2013

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