PA 12-9—SB 200

Public Safety and Security Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE COORDINATING ADVISORY BOARD TO THE DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY SERVICES AND PUBLIC PROTECTION

SUMMARY: This act expands, from 15 to 16, the membership of the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP) Coordinating Advisory Board by adding the executive director of the Connecticut Council of Small Towns or a designee. The board, established in 2011, advises DESPP on emergency response and related issues. Its membership consists largely of representatives from fire, police, and emergency services. The DESPP commissioner serves as the chairperson.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 1, 2012

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