Bill Tracker

Bill # Title & Description Status CBIA Position Articles

SB 198
(2015)

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PURCHASE OF ELECTRIC VEHICLES

Amends the statutes to change the way Connecticut residents purchase electric vehicles.

Awaiting Action (Committee on Transportation) -

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SB 81
(2015)

AN ACT CONCERNING JOURNEYMEN AND APPRENTICES

Provides more job and training opportunities by increasing the number of apprentices allowed for each journeyman and contractor.

Awaiting Action (Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees) Supports

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SB 86
(2015)

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF THE SALES TAX ON THE PORTION OF CHARGES REPRESENTING THE AIRPORT ACCESS FEE

Eliminates the sales tax on any portion of an off-airport parking fee that represents the Connecticut Airport Authority’s access fee.

Awaiting Action (Committee on Transportation) Evaluating

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HB 5071
(2015)

AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL TAX RELIEF AND THE FACILITATION OF PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS

Provides state and local tax relief by updating the prevailing wage threshold for public works projects to $1 million dollars for new construction and $400,000 for remodeling projects.

Awaiting Action (Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees) -

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HB 5072
(2015)

AN ACT CONCERNING MODERNIZATION OF THE PREVAILING WAGE LAWS

Provides state and local tax relief by updating the prevailing wage threshold for public works projects to $1 million dollars for both new construction and remodeling projects, then tying future increases to the threshold to inflation.

Awaiting Action (Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees) -

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