New Legislative Acts Effective January 1, 2017
Thursday, December 29, 2016
Posted by: Connecticut Bar Association
Based on the past legislative session, new acts will become effective on January 1, 2017. Below is a selection of the new acts. The full list may be viewed here.
AN ACT IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS OF THE STATE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2017, CONCERNING GENERAL GOVERNMENT, EDUCATION, HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AND BONDS OF THE STATE.
Public Act No. 15-5 (See Sec. 44, 46)
AN ACT CONCERNING REVENUE AND OTHER ITEMS TO IMPLEMENT THE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2017.
Public Act No. 16-3 (See Sec. 97-105, 107-108, 198, 200-201)
AN ACT REQUIRING CERTAIN RESIDENTIAL RESTORATION SERVICE PROVIDERS TO REGISTER AS HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTORS.
Public Act No. 16-35
AN ACT CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES.
Public Act No. 16-39 (See Sec. 45-51)
AN ACT CONCERNING OPIOIDS AND ACCESS TO OVERDOSE REVERSAL DRUGS.
Public Act No. 16-43 (See Sec. 2-3)
AN ACT REVISING THE REGULATION REVIEW PROCESS.
Public Act No. 16-58 (See Sec. 7-8)
AN ACT MODERNIZING THE SYMBOL OF ACCESS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
Public Act No. 16-78(See Sec. 3-6)
AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR TOMOSYNTHESIS FOR BREAST CANCER SCREENINGS.
Public Act No. 16-82
AN ACT CONCERNING FAIR CHANCE EMPLOYMENT.
Public Act No. 16-83(See Sec. 1)
AN ACT CONCERNING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE JUVENILE JUSTICE POLICY AND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE.
Public Act No. 16-147(See Sec. 1, 4, 10, 17)
For more information on the Connecticut Bar Association legislation involvement, visit www.ctbar.org/legislative.