The Connecticut General Assembly

Joint Committee on Legislative Management

Donald E. Williams, Jr.
Senate President Pro Tempore


Martin M. Looney, Senate Majority Leader
John McKinney, Senate Minority Leader


James P. Tracy
Executive Director

J. Brendan Sharkey
Speaker of the House

Joe Aresimowicz, House Majority Leader
Lawrence F. Cafero, Jr., House Republican Leader

INTERIM BULLETIN NO. 22

MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING FOR THE PERIOD OF NOVEMBER 4, 2013 THROUGH NOVEMBER 17, 2013

 

Concourse, November, 2013

 

Through
November 29

    House Republican Caucus:
    Sixth Grade Art Project: “What it
    Means to Be from Your Hometown”

    Upper Concourse East

Through
November 29

    Artist Angela Fazio

    Upper Concourse
    West

Through
November 29

    CT Geospatial User to User Network: CT Geospatial Information Systems
    Map Gallery

    Lower Concourse North & South; Café Entry

 

Monday, November 4, 2013

 

1:00 PM

    Commission on Aging:
    Long-Term Care Advisory Council

    2B

1:30 PM

    Task Force on Distracted Driving Meeting

    2A

 

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

 

7:30 AM

    CT Dept. of Energy & Environmental Protection: CT Agriculture/Energy Summit

    2C; ATRIUM2

10:00 AM

    Commissioner Prague & Rep. Serra: Alzheimer's Task Force Meeting

    1A

2:00 PM

    Permanent Commission on the Status of Women, U.S. Dept. of Women's Bureau, and the Connecticut Women's Education & Legal Fund: Retention & Success of Women in STEM Fields

    1A

2:30 PM

    Task Force to Study the Provision of Behavioral Health Services for Young Adults

    1D

 

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

 

8:00 AM

    Depart. of Public Health:
    Board of Examiners for Nursing

    1A

8:30 AM

    State Board of Education:
    Board Meeting

    1D

9:00 AM

    CT Area Agencies on Aging: “Same Story Different Age” Conference

    1B, 1C, 1E, 2C; ATRIUM2

10:00 AM

    Rep. Aresimowicz: Apprenticeship and Licensing of Occupational Trades Forum

    2E

10:00 AM

    Congressman Larson & Congresswoman DeLauro: Discussion Re: An Economic Agenda for Women and Families

    JUDRM

11:00 AM

    Sen. Bartolomeo & Rep. Urban: Children's Mental Health Task
    Force Meeting

    2A

1:00 PM

    Rep. Hewett:
    Native Americans' Cultural Celebration

    CAPGRDN

5:30 PM

    African-American Affairs Commission: Monthly Commission Meeting

    1B

 

Thursday, November 7, 2013

 

8:00 AM

    Dept. of Children & Families and the Dept. of Agriculture: Connection Between Child Abuse and Animal Cruelty Training

    2C

8:00 AM

    CT Association of School Business Officials

    2A

9:00 AM

    Congressman Larson: "Upstream, Scientifically Proven Strategies to Reduce Violent Behaviors"

    1E

9:00 AM

    CT State Dept. of Education: Interagency Council to Close the Achievement Gap

    1C

9:00 AM

    Office of the Chief Public Defender, Assigned Counsel Unit: Appellate Seminar

    2E

9:30 AM

    Central CT State University: Racial Profiling Advisory Board Meeting

    1B

10:00 AM

    Task Force to Study Legal Disputes Involving the Care and Custody of
    Minor Children

    2B

11:00 AM

    Speaker Sharkey: M.O.R.E. Municipal Tax Authority Sub-committee Meeting

    1D

1:00 PM

    Office of Policy & Management:
    Finance Advisory Committee

    1E

1:30 PM

    CT Public Transportation Commission and the Dept. of Transportation:
    Monthly Meeting

    1C

 

Friday, November 8, 2013

 

8:00 AM

    Dept. of Children & Families and the Dept. of Agriculture: Connection Between Child Abuse and Animal Cruelty Training

    2C

9:30 AM

    State of CT, Judicial Branch: Reception for Newly Appointed Attorneys

    HFLAGS

9:30 AM

    Council on Medical Assistance
    Program Oversight Meeting

    1E

10:00 AM

    Rep. Johnson & Sen. Gerratana: PANS/PANDAS Advisory Council
    to the Dept. of Public Health

    1C

1:00 PM

    Board of Regents for Higher Education: CT State Colleges and Universities

    310

 

Monday, November 11, 2013

 
 

    STATE HOLIDAY - Building Closed

 
 

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

 

9:30 AM

    Office of the Lt. Governor:
    Health Care Cabinet Meeting

    1D

9:30 AM

    Commission on Children: Commission Meeting/Here to Learn Chronic Absence and Achievement Gap Forum

    1E

1:00 PM

    Results First Policy Oversight Committee (RFPOC) Meeting

    2D

2:30 PM

    Planning Commission for Higher Education Meeting

    1E

 

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

 

11:00 AM

    Rep. Arce & D. DeCesare:
    Task Force on Victim Privacy and
    the Public's Right to Know

    1C

12:00 PM

    Working Lands Alliance:
    Annual Meeting and Luncheon

    JUDRM

12:00 PM

    Task Force on the Provision of
    Beverages and Food in Funeral
    Homes: Public Hearing

    1B

2:00 PM

    Behavioral Health Partnership
    Oversight Council

    1E

2:00 PM

    Rep. Hewett: Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities Monthly Commission Meeting

    1A

5:30 PM

    Latino & Puerto Rican Affairs Commission: Special Projects
    Committee Meeting

    2600

 

Thursday, November 14, 2013

 

8:00 AM

    CT State Library: State Agency
    Records Management Liaison
    Officers Training Seminar

    2C

9:30 AM

    Central CT State University: Racial Profiling Advisory Board Meeting

    1B

1:00 PM

    Access Health CT:
    Strategy Committee Meeting

    1B

1:00 PM

    Sen. Bartolomeo & Rep. Urban:
    Task Force on Childhood Obesity

    2B

1:00 PM

    Permanent Commission on the Status
    of Women: Family and Medical Leave Insurance Task Force

    1C

1:00 PM

    CT Food Policy Council:
    Monthly Meeting

    2600

1:30 PM

    Appropriations Committee: Public Hearing Re: Projected State Agency Deficiencies, Followed by a Committee Meeting (ATTACHMENT)

    2C

 

Friday, November 15, 2013

 

9:30 AM

    Dept. of Children & Families: Conference/Training Session

    2C

     

ATTACHMENT

Appropriations Committee
Public Hearing
Thursday, November 14, 2012, 1:30 PM, Room 2C

Subject: Potential State Agency Deficiencies

Agency testimony will be taken in the following order: Ben Barnes, OPM Secretary; Department of Administrative Services; Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection; Department of Education. Public speaker sign-up will begin at 11:00 AM in Room 2700; sign-ups will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Public testimony will be limited to 3 minutes. Please submit 50 copies of written testimony at the time of sign-up. Testimony delivered after the start of the hearing may not be distributed until a later time.
Electronic testimony will be accepted either in Word or PDF format via email at appropriationtestimo@cga.ct.gov for posting on the Committee's website and inclusion in the hearing transcript.

All public hearing testimony written & spoken is public information. As such, it will be made available on the CGA website and will be indexed by internet search engines.

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Please Note: Limited parking facilities make it impossible to guarantee parking for members of the public attending meetings and functions at the Capitol and LOB. Parking for the public must be on a space-available basis only.

According to C.G.S. 2-1e At the State Capitol and Legislative Office Building, possession, other than for law enforcement or official ceremonial purposes, of any firearm, whether loaded or unloaded, or billy club, switchblade, gravity knife, bludgeon, brass knuckles or any other dangerous or deadly weapon or instrument, or any explosive, incendiary or other dangerous device, is illegal and punishable by up to five years in prison and $5,000.

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Per Joint Rule 30(c) No person shall use a cellular telephone or similar device (pager) in the Senate Chamber while the Senate is meeting, in the House Chamber while the House is meeting, or in any room or area while a committee is meeting or holding a public hearing. DEVICES MUST BE DEACTIVATED OR HAVE THE ALERT MODE SET TO SILENT.