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Senate Bill No. 1062

Public Act No. 03-90

AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPOINTMENT OF ADMINISTRATORS BY THE COMMISSIONER OF CORRECTION.

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

Section 1. Section 18-82 of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2003):

The Commissioner of Correction shall appoint and may remove the following administrators, all of whom shall serve at the pleasure of the commissioner and shall be exempt from the classified service: All wardens of correctional institutions, all state community center wardens [,] and all detention center wardens. [, all correctional service directors and all regional support services administrators. ] Such individuals shall possess skill and experience in correctional administration.

Approved June 3, 2003