The Vermont Legislature

Summary of the 1997 Acts and Resolves



Convert House Bill Number to Act Number
Convert Senate Bill Number to Act Number
Convert House Resolution Number to Act Number
Convert Senate Resolution Number to Act Number

Table 1: Convert House Bill Number to Act Number

Bill NumberAct NumberTitle
H.10 ACT NO. 34 Truck Study; Defective Equipment; Presuspension Hearings; Parking for Disabled; Motorcycles
H.16 ACT NO. 12 Levy of Execution; Personal Property, Levy and Sale; Self-Directed Retirement Accounts
H.17 ACT NO. 4 Definition of Listed Crimes
H.20 ACT NO. M-1 Town of Essex
H.27 ACT NO. 23 Transfer on Death Security Registration
H.34 ACT NO. 13 Investments; Burma (Myanmar)
H.39 ACT NO. 35 Computer Crimes
H.47 ACT NO. M-2 Town of Barre
H.48 ACT NO. M-9 City of Burlington
H.60 ACT NO. 8 State Employee Reimbursement for Job-Related Losses
H.83 ACT NO. 9 Legislature; Administrative Rules; Review Period
H.103 Act NO. 41 Workers' Compensation; Exceptions for Real Brokers and Sales Personnel; Occupational Diseases; Third-Party Recovery
H.112 ACT NO. 14 Medical Practice Board
H.117 ACT NO. 5 Public Records; Electronic Capture
H.130 ACT NO. 1 Budget Adjustment Act; Fiscal Year 1999
H.158 ACT NO. 63 Solid Waste; Litter Enforcement; Mercury; Bottled Water; Municipal Recycling Centers
H.163 ACT NO. 24 Postsecondary Education; Vermont Honor Scholarship
H.169 ACT NO. 36 Landlord and Tenant; Residential Rental Agreements; Farm Employee Housing
H.180 ACT NO. 25 VEDA Agricultural Lending Program
H.181 ACT NO. 37 Zoning; Single-Family Residential Use; Registered Family Day Care Homes
H.189 ACT NO. 26 Health Insurance; Outpatient Contraceptive Services
H.231 ACT NO. 2 Exit Checklists
H.233 ACT NO. M-4 City of Burlington
H.290 ACT NO. 27 Postsecondary Education; Vermont Higher Education Endowment Trust Fund; Commission on Higher Education Funding; State Workforce Investment Board; Federal Family Education Loan Program
H.302 ACT NO. 15 State Fruit and Pie
H.332 ACT NO. 50 Bottled Water
H.351 ACT NO. 16 Health Insurance; Chiropractic Services
H.365 ACT NO. 51 Prescription Drug Prices
H.387 ACT NO. 33 Betting Pools
H.390 ACT NO. 38 Examination of Insurers; Licensing of Agents and Captive Insurance Companies
H.434 ACT NO. 10 Technical Education; Comprehensive High Schools; Overhead Costs
H.440 ACT NO. 28 HIV Prevention
H.446 ACT NO. 22 Water Commissioners; Elections
H.451 ACT NO. 17 HIV Reporting
H.507 ACT NO. 39 Contracting for Food Service for First Class Liquor License Holders
H.532 ACT NO. 52 Miscellaneous Provisions; "Office Bill"
H.533 ACT NO. 29 Capital Budget; Fiscal Year 2000
H.537 ACT NO. 18 Capital Construction Program; Project Development Program
H.537 ACT NO. 18 Transportation Capital Construction Program; Project Development Program
H.543 ACT NO. 3 Vermont Veterans' Home
H.544 ACT NO. 11 Transfers of Balances
H.548 ACT NO. 49 Equal Education Opportunity Omnibus Act
H.549 ACT NO. 53 State Employees; Teachers and Municipal Employees Systems, Miscellaneous Adjustments
H.550 ACT NO. M-3 Sherburne to Killington; Change of Town Name
H.551 ACT NO. M-7 City of Burlington
H.552 ACT NO. 54 Magistrates
H.554 ACT NO. 62 Omnibus Appropriations Act; Fiscal Year 2000
H.555 ACT NO. M-5 City of Barre
H.557 ACT NO. 30 Archery License; Crossbows; Tree Stands; Importation and Possession Permit; License Agents; Moose Season; Fines and Penalties
H.562 ACT NO. M-6 City of Winooski
H.563 ACT NO. M-8 Town of Northfield
H.565 ACT NO. 55 Legislative Study Committee
H.568 ACT NO. 40 Pay Act
Table 2: Convert Senate Bill Number to Act Number

Bill NumberAct NumberTitle
S.16 ACT NO. 42 Water Milfoil; Water Chestnut; Quagga Mussel; Water Resource Board Appointments
S.17 ACT NO. 31 Motor Vehicle Dealers
S.30 ACT NO. 6 Governor's Diploma
S.45 ACT NO. 56 Discrimination; Hate-Motivated Crimes
S.47 ACT NO. 57 Commission on Alzheimer's Disease
S.49 ACT NO. 58 Judicial Bureau; Motor Vehicle Violations
S.56 ACT NO. 32 Local Speed Limits; Unpaved Highways
S.71 ACT NO. 43 Health Insurance; Medicare Supplemental Insurance Policies
S.90 ACT NO. 44 Replacement Workers in Municipal Labor Disputes
S.94 ACT NO. 20 Snowmobiles; Safety Education; Statewide Snowmobile Trail; Governor's Snowmobile Council
S.98 ACT NO. 59 Home Heating Fuel Assistance Program
S.104 ACT NO. 7 All-terrain Vehicles; Beecher Falls
S.125 ACT NO. 45 Medical Examiners
S.137 ACT NO. 60 Energy Efficiency
S.139 ACT NO. 21 Minimum Wage Increase; Livable Wage Study
S.140 ACT NO. 61 Municipal Employees' System; Separate Group for Public Safety Officers
S.144 ACT NO. 46 Municipal Land Use Permits; Bianchi Decision; 15-Year Statute of Limitations on Enforcement; State Subdivision Regulation Amnesty
S.174 ACT NO. 47 A Study of Accessibility Standards for Residential Housing
S.208 ACT NO. 48 Diversified Agricultural Development; Apple Grower Assistance
Table 3: Convert House Resolution Number to Act Number

Bill NumberAct NumberTitle
J.R.H. 1 NO. R-6 Alberico, Thomas M. "Tom",
J.R.H. 2 NO. R-7 Krasnow, Gerald P. "Gerry",
J.R.H. 3 NO. R-8 Giuliani, Peter,
J.R.H. 4 NO. R-9 Lawrence, Leroy Eugene,
J.R.H. 5 NO. R-10 Keyser, F. Ray, Sr.,
J.R.H. 6 NO. R-11 Couture, Alfred V.,
J.R.H. 7 NO. R-12 Spater, Thomas,
J.R.H. 8 NO. R-13 Crosby, George,
J.R.H. 9 NO. R-14 Camels Hump Middle School Odyssey of the Mind Vermont Championship Teams,
J.R.H. 10 NO. R-4 Williams, Lance Corporal Lucas J.,
J.R.H. 11 NO. R-5 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.H. 12 NO. R-15 South Burlington High School Football Rebels Team,
J.R.H. 13 NO. R-23 Candon, Thomas Henry,
J.R.H. 14 NO. R-22 Faris, Elmer L.,
J.R.H. 16 NO. R-21 Apollo 11 Lunar Landing, 30th Anniversary,
J.R.H. 18 NO. R-20 Green Mountain Boys' State Program,
J.R.H. 19 NO. R-19 Buraczynski, Anthony C.,
J.R.H. 20 NO. R-26 White, Sadie,
J.R.H. 21 NO. R-27 Vermont Principals' Association, Vermont State Department of Education and the Vermont Board of Education
J.R.H. 22 NO. R-28 Colchester High School Eight-Man Lakers' Football Team,
J.R.H. 23 NO. R-29 Paine, George H.,
J.R.H. 25 NO. R-30 Bellows Falls High School Football Terriers, 1998 Division II Championship Team,
J.R.H. 26 NO. R-31 Hoyt, Norris "Norrie",
J.R.H. 27 NO. R-56 Education; Technical Education; Workforce Investment Act; State Plan,
J.R.H. 28 NO. R-128 Sullivan, Erin,
J.R.H. 29 NO. R-37 Women and Girls Sports Awards,
J.R.H. 30 NO. R-40 Rice, Lyle K.,
J.R.H. 31 NO. R-39 Clark, Marshall, Minor and Brenda,
J.R.H. 32 NO. R-41 Debonis, Michael A.,
J.R.H. 33 NO. R-42 Storekeepers award,
J.R.H. 35 NO. R-57 Federal Intrusions into Bank Customer Privacy Rights,
J.R.H. 36 NO. R-43 Vermont State Parks,
J.R.H. 37 NO. R-48 Wayside Restaurant,
J.R.H. 38 NO. R-44 Park, Audrey,
J.R.H. 39 NO. R-45 Eagle Scouts, Class of 1998,
J.R.H. 40 NO. R-154 Pharmacological Treatment Programs, Opiate-Addicted Persons,
J.R.H. 41 NO. R-51 Lewis, Nicole,
J.R.H. 42 NO. R-52 Essex High School Hornets Cheerleaders, 1999 Division I Championship,
J.R.H. 43 NO. R-92 Northern New England International Trade Corridor,
J.R.H. 44 NO. R-143 Universal Hearing Screening of Newborns,
J.R.H. 45 NO. R-58 Small Manufacturer, Year of,
J.R.H. 46 NO. R-59 Csizmesia, Dr. Frederick W.,
J.R.H. 49 NO. R-71 Gaines, Ruby Murin,
J.R.H. 50 NO. R-72 Family Week,
J.R.H. 51 NO. R-70 Judicial Retention Committee, extending the reporting deadline,
J.R.H. 52 NO. R-61 Baker, Mike,
J.R.H. 53 NO. R-62 Randolph Union High School Ghosts 1999 Division II Gymnastic Team and Coach John Kenealy,
J.R.H. 54 NO. R-63 Chronicle, Silver Anniversary,
J.R.H. 55 NO. R-90 Mohickan Mohegan Ancestry,
J.R.H. 56 NO. R-66 Green Mountain Union High School Track and Field Teams,
J.R.H. 57 NO. R-64 Partridge, Cora,
J.R.H. 58 NO. R-65 Arts Advocacy Day,
J.R.H. 59 NO. R-76 St. Albans Cooperative Creamery,
J.R.H. 60 NO. R-82 Cannon, Lord Mayor David and Mayoress Nancy of England,
J.R.H. 61 NO. R-77 Agriculture Awareness Day, National, March 19, 1999,
J.R.H. 62 NO. R-83 Richford Town Meeting, Village of Richford, Town of Richford, Bicentennial,
J.R.H. 63 NO. R-73 Enosburg Falls High School Hornets, 1999 Division III Girls' Basketball Team,
J.R.H. 64 NO. R-85 Registered Nurses,
J.R.H. 65 NO. R-84 White River Junction Veterans' Administration, Urging Congressional Delegation to Support,
J.R.H. 66 NO. R-86 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Winners from Vermont,
J.R.H. 67 NO. R-87 Townshend Public Library, Centennial Anniversary,
J.R.H. 68 NO. R-88 Woodstock Union High School Athletic and Forensic Teams,
J.R.H. 70 NO. R-93 Candon, Patrick,
J.R.H. 71 NO. R-94 Poultney High School Boys' Basketball Team,
J.R.H. 73 NO. R-95 Mount Anthony Union High School, Vermont and New England Championship Wrestling Team,
J.R.H. 74 NO. R-96 Rice Memorial High School Girls Basketball Team,
J.R.H. 75 NO. R-97 North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Combat Operations in Yugoslavia, Support,
J.R.H. 76 NO. R-98 Kerin, Phil,
J.R.H. 77 NO. R-99 United Christian Academy Crusaders, Basketball Team,
J.R.H. 79 NO. R-100 Equal Pay Day,
J.R.H. 80 NO. R-101 Cowart, Richard H.,
J.R.H. 83 NO. R-102 Middlebury College Panthers Ice Hockey Team,
J.R.H. 84 NO. R-111 Norwich University Cadets Hockey Team,
J.R.H. 85 NO. R-129 Forests, Parks and Recreation Property Transactions,
J.R.H. 86 NO. R-106 Hughes, Charles W.,
J.R.H. 87 NO. R-107 State Street School in Windsor 5th Graders and teacher Daphne Klein,
J.R.H. 88 NO. R-112 Whitcomb Junior-Senior High School,
J.R.H. 89 NO. R-113 Newark Balkan Chorus,
J.R.H. 90 NO. R-114 Costello, Barry M.,
J.R.H. 91 NO. R-110 Milk Pricing System, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture proposes revisions,
J.R.H. 93 NO. R-116 Vermont Underground Storage Tank Program,
J.R.H. 94 NO. R-117 Pancreatic Cancer Research, Increase Federal Appropriation,
J.R.H. 95 NO. R-126 Moyse, Blanche Honegger,
J.R.H. 96 NO. R-118 Columbine High School tragedy, condolences to the families of the victims,
J.R.H. 97 NO. R-144 Disaster, Relief, Recovery and Mitigation Plan,
J.R.H. 99 NO. R-127 Babcock, Mary S.,
J.R.H. 101 NO. R-130 Yoh Theatre Players of Woodstock High School,
J.R.H. 102 NO. R-131 Public Sector Employees,
J.R.H. 104 NO. R-132 Dewees, Rusty,
J.R.H. 105 NO. R-133 Wardsboro Fourth of July Street Fair, 50th Anniversary,
J.R.H. 106 NO. R-134 Kitzmiller, Karen,
J.R.H. 107 NO. R-135 Springfield District of the U.S. Postal Service,
J.R.H. 108 NO. R-136 Keefe, William T.,
J.R.H. 109 NO. R-137 Evans, Donna E.,
J.R.H. 110 NO. R-138 North County Union High School Hockey Team,
J.R.H. 112 NO. R-145 Sacred Heart School Girls' Basketball Team,
J.R.H. 113 NO. R-153 Social Security, Protect and Preserve,
J.R.H. 114 NO. R-148 St. Michael's College Ice Knights,
J.R.H. 115 NO. R-139 Hull, Marc E.,
J.R.H. 118 NO. R-156 Paul, Ora E., American Legion Post No. 24,
J.R.H. 119 NO. R-149 Municipal Clerks Week,
J.R.H. 120 NO. R-146 Moot, Hazel,
J.R.H. 121 NO. R-157 Windsor Heritage Days,
J.R.H. 122 NO. R-147 Low Fare Jet Service, Burlington International Airport,
J.R.H. 123 NO. R-158 WSTJ, Radio Station,
J.R.H. 124 NO. R-166 Youth Violence, on Truancy, and Safe Learning Environments
J.R.H. 126 NO. R-152 Londonderry Fourth of July Parade, Silver Anniversary,
J.R.H. 127 NO. R-151 Thetford Panthers 1998 Boys Cross Country Team
J.R.H. 128 NO. R-150 Thetford Panthers Team,
J.R.H. 129 NO. R-155 Martin, Jennifer,
J.R.H. 130 NO. R-165 Final Adjournment, General Assembly,
Table 4: Convert Senate Resolution Number to Act Number

Bill NumberAct NumberTitle
J.R.S. 1 NO. R-1 Joint Rules,
J.R.S. 2 NO. R-2 Votes Report of the Committee Appointed to Canvass for State Officers,
J.R.S. 3 NO. R-3 Inaugural and Budget Message from the Governor, Joint Assembly to receive
J.R.S. 4 NO. R-16 East Montpelier, commemorating the Sesquicentennial,
J.R.S. 5 NO. R-17 Town Meeting Adjournment,
J.R.S. 6 NO. R-24 Bizzarro, Charles F.,
J.R.S. 7 NO. R-18 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 8 NO. R-32 Sisters of Mercy, 125th Anniversary of Teaching and Ministering in Vermont,
J.R.S. 9 NO. R-25 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 10 NO. R-33 Jaquith Public Library Centennial,
J.R.S. 11 NO. R-34 Matthews, Bernard,
J.R.S. 12 NO. R-35 Holmes, Beatrice Mary Eugenia Schoff,
J.R.S. 13 NO. R-36 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 15 NO. R-38 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 16 NO. R-46 Vermont State Parks,
J.R.S. 18 NO. R-47 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 20 NO. R-49 Election of a Sergeant At Arms, an Adjutant and Inspector General, and three Trustees of the University of Vermont and State Agricultural College,
J.R.S. 21 NO. R-50 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 22 NO. R-53 Welsh-Americans,
J.R.S. 24 NO. R-54 Mount Saint Joseph High School Wrestling Team,
J.R.S. 26 NO. R-55 Civic Education in a Representative Democracy,
J.R.S. 27 NO. R-119 Emergency Management Process, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA to adopt new regulations,
J.R.S. 28 NO. R-120 Nuclear Weapons, U.S. Government to Enter into Negotiations to Abolish,
J.R.S. 29 NO. R-67 McConnell, Michael,
J.R.S. 30 NO. R-60 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 31 NO. R-78 Robinson, Ken and Beverly,
J.R.S. 32 NO. R-68 Lowe, George,
J.R.S. 33 NO. R-69 First Congregational Church of Berlin, Bicentennial,
J.R.S. 34 NO. R-79 Judges, Five Supreme Court, Three Superior Court and Five District Court, Retention, Joint Assembly to Vote,
J.R.S. 35 NO. R-80 Harwood Union High School Girls' Nordic Ski Team,
J.R.S. 37 NO. R-81 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 38 NO. R-74 Pellon, Robert R.,
J.R.S. 39 NO. R-89 U.S. Navy Destroyer Escort Day, June 20, 1999
J.R.S. 40 NO. R-75 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 42 NO. R-91 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 45 NO. R-104 Agent Orange Dioxin Awareness Month, Designating,
J.R.S. 47 NO. R-103 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 48 NO. R-105 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 49 NO. R-108 Honduran leaders, delegation of, humanitarian response,
J.R.S. 50 NO. R-115 Vermont's First Labor Day Observance,
J.R.S. 51 NO. R-121 Destroyer Escort Day,
J.R.S. 52 NO. R-109 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 53 NO. R-122 Kosovo Refugees, increase humanitarian assistance,
J.R.S. 54 NO. R-123 Vermont Heritage Weekend,
J.R.S. 55 NO. R-124 Cabot Creamery, 80th birthday,
J.R.S. 56 NO. R-125 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 57 NO. R-140 Vermont Housing and Finance Agency,
J.R.S. 58 NO. R-141 Condemning Racism,
J.R.S. 59 NO. R-142 Weekend Adjournments,
J.R.S. 60 NO. R-161 Vermont Welcome Center and Exhibition Facility,
J.R.S. 61 NO. R-160 Weed, Sterling D.,
J.R.S. 62 NO. R-159 Washington Electric Cooperative,
J.R.S. 63 NO. R-162 Dewey Day, 100th Anniversary,
J.R.S. 64 NO. R-164 Barre Fish & Game Club, Inc.,
J.R.S. 65 NO. R-163 St. Johnsbury Academy Team,