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2018 SB 256: An Act Concerning Racial And Ethnic Impact Statements.

Sponsors

  • Kelly, Kevin C.,
  • Flexer, Mae,
  • Miller, Patricia Billie,
  • Gerratana, Terry B.,
  • Candelaria, Juan R.,
  • Santiago, Hilda E.,
  • Duff, Bob,
  • Witkos, Kevin D.,
  • Fleischmann, Andrew M.,
  • Winfield, Gary A.,
  • Osten, Catherine A.,
  • Logan, George S.,

Actions

2018-02-27 upper REF. TO JOINT COMM. ON Government Administration and Elections
2018-02-28 upper PUBLIC HEARING 0305
2018-03-09 upper Joint Favorable
2018-03-12 upper FILED WITH LCO
2018-03-14 upper REFERRED TO Office of Legislative Research AND Office of Fiscal Analysis 03/19/18
2018-03-20 upper RPTD. OUT OF LCO
2018-03-20 upper FAV. RPT., TAB. FOR CAL., SEN.
2018-03-20 upper SENATE CALENDAR NUMBER 57
2018-03-20 upper FILE NO. 26
2018-05-04 upper AMENDMENT WITHDRAWN, SENATE AMENDMENT SCH. A
2018-05-04 upper SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
2018-05-04 upper SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
2018-05-06 upper FAV. RPT., TABLED FOR HOUSE CALENDER
2018-05-06 upper HOUSE CALENDAR NUMBER 538
2018-05-08 upper HOUSE ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
2018-05-08 upper HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
2018-05-08 upper IN CONCURRENCE
2018-05-18 upper PUBLIC ACT 18-78
2018-05-22 upper TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
2018-05-22 upper TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
2018-06-01 upper SIGNED BY GOVERNOR

Bill Text

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. Section 2-24b of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2018):

(a) Beginning with the session of the General Assembly commencing on January 7, 2009 9, 2019, a racial and ethnic impact statement shall be prepared with respect to certain bills and amendments that could, if passed, increase or decrease the pretrial or sentenced population of the correctional facilities in this state at the request of any member of the General Assembly.

(b) Not later than January 1, 2009, the The joint standing committee of the General Assembly on judiciary shall having cognizance of matters relating to government administration may make recommendations for a provision to be included in the joint rules of the House of Representatives and the Senate concerning the procedure for the preparation of such racial and ethnic impact statements, the content of such statements and the types of bills and amendments with respect to which such statements should be prepared.