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Rep. Ferraro, Ranking Member: An Update from the Energy & Technology Committee

Posted on May 2, 2022 by atammaro


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As Ranking Member on the Energy & Technology Committee, State Rep. Charles Ferraro (R-117) played an integral role in drafting and advocating for legislation to pass through the committee during this session. Here is a list of notable bills to pass the House, through the Energy & Technology Committee.

H.B. 5200 – AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY HYDROGEN POWER

The proposal creates a 19-member bipartisan taskforce to study the potential for hydrogen-fueled energy in the state. The study would

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House Votes to Enhance Data Privacy for Individuals

Posted on May 2, 2022 by atammaro


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HARTFORD – State Representative Charles Ferraro (R-117) celebrated final passage of a data privacy bill which would enhance Connecticut residents’ online privacy.

The legislation, SB 6 – An Act Concerning Personal Data Privacy and Online Monitoring establishes a framework for controlling and processing personal data and establishes responsibilities and privacy protection standards for data controllers and processors. It also grants consumers the right to access, correct, delete and obtain a copy

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Rep. Ferraro Votes to Protect Children from Harmful Online Activity

Posted on April 29, 2022 by atammaro


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HARTFORD – State Rep. Charles Ferraro (R-117) supported bipartisan legislation aimed at protecting children from harmful online activity. The bill, H.B. 5468 – An Act Establishing the Crime of Harmful Communication with a Minor, was approved unanimously by the House of Representatives on Thursday evening.

This bill expands the scope of what contact is considered harmful to minors and enhances the potential for disciplining bad actors. Additionally, law enforcement will be equipped to detect and prevent

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