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Rep. Petit Votes ‘No’ on Marijuana Bill, Cites Effects on Brain Development

Posted on June 17, 2021 by jpheasant


HARTFORD – During Wednesday’s Special Session of the House of Representatives, State Representative William A. Petit Jr. (R-22), who also serves as the Ranking Member of the Public Health Committee voted against a proposal to legalize marijuana for purchase and personal use due to various public health concerns he had with the bill as written.

“As this bill impacts public health, I would have thought myself and other members of the Public Health Committee would have had an opportunity to weigh in

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Rep. Petit Discusses Republican Amendment to Avoid Truck Tax

Posted on June 8, 2021 by jpheasant


State Rep. Petit provides an update on a bill that would seek to establish a new tax on large trucks.

Rep. Petit Extremely Disappointed in ‘Clean Slate’ Bill and Lack of Concern for Victims Rights

Posted on May 28, 2021 by jpheasant