Final 2015 Senate bills of interest that passed

2015 Senate Bills of interest that passed

 

 

Senate Bill No. 535
BY Picard
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO HEALTH AND SAFETY – FLAMMABLE AND COMBUSTIBLE LIQUIDS (Allows self service gas stations to use delivery nozzles with latch-open device when equipped with safeguards.)
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03/03/2015 Introduced, referred to Senate Commerce
03/06/2015 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/12/2015)
03/12/2015 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
06/12/2015 Scheduled for consideration (06/16/2015)
06/16/2015 Committee recommends passage
06/17/2015 Placed on Senate Calendar (06/23/2015)
06/23/2015 Senate read and passed
06/24/2015 Placed on House Calendar (06/24/2015)
06/24/2015 House passed in concurrence
Senate Bill No. 746
BY Sosnowski
ENTITLED, AN ACT RELATING TO LABOR AND LABOR RELATIONS – FAIR EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES (Prohibits an employer from terminating an employee for failing to report to regularly scheduled work when employee is responding to an emergency in his or her capacity as a volunteer firefighter or ambulance technician.)
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03/19/2015 Introduced, referred to Senate Labor
03/20/2015 Scheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/25/2015)
03/25/2015 Committee recommended measure be held for further study
05/29/2015 Scheduled for consideration (06/03/2015)
06/03/2015 Committee recommends passage
06/04/2015 Placed on Senate Calendar (06/16/2015)
06/16/2015 Senate read and passed
06/17/2015 Placed on House Calendar (06/18/2015)
06/18/2015 House passed in concurrence