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. 15

MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING
FOR THE PERIOD OF AUGUST 18, 2014 THROUGH AUGUST 31, 2014

     
 

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

 

8:00 AM

    Dept. of Education: Commissioner's Back to School Meeting

    2C, ATRIUM2

11:30 AM

    CT State Employees' Campaign for Charitable Giving: 2014 Statewide Campaign Kick-off

    CAPGRDE

1:00 PM

    CANCELLED: Dept. of Public Health: Monthly Medical Board Meeting

    1A

 

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

 

8:00 AM

    Commission on Human Rights & Opportunities (CHRO)/National Council of La Raza (NCLR)/Housing & Urban Development (HUD): Informational Session Conference on Equal Access in Housing & GLBTQ

    1C, 1D, 1E, 2C, 2600

8:00 AM

    CANCELLED: Dept. of Public Health: Staff Meeting

    JUDRM

8:00 AM

    Department of Public Health: Board of Examiners for Nursing Meeting

    1A

10:00 AM

    Chief Public Defender - Child Protection/Juvenile Unit (OCPDCP): NITA Trial Advocacy Program

    2A, 2B, 2D, 2E, ATRIUM2

10:00 AM

    Council on Medical Assistance Program Oversight: PCMH Care Management Committee

    1E

2:00 PM

    Office of the Victim Advocate: Victims' Rights Enforcement Advisory Commission Meeting

    1B

 

Thursday, August 21, 2014

 

9:00 AM

    Chief Public Defender - Child Protection/Juvenile Unit (OCPDCP): NITA Trial Advocacy Program

    2A, 2B, 2D, 2E, ATRIUM2

9:00 AM

    Access Health CT: Board of Directors Special Meeting

    1D

1:00 PM

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

    1C

6:00 PM

    Speaker Sharkey: M.O.R.E. Special Education Select Working Group in Hamden Middle School

    OFF_SITE

 

Friday, August 22, 2014

 

9:00 AM

    Chief Public Defender - Child Protection/Juvenile Unit (OCPDCP): NITA Trial Advocacy Program

    2A, 2B, 2D, 2E, ATRIUM2

 

Monday, August 25, 2014

 

10:00 AM

    Rep. Cook: Restraining Order Task Force Subgroup Meeting

    2600

1:00 PM

Appropriations Committee, Human Services Committee & Energy & Technology Committee: Joint Public Hearing Re: LIHEAP Block Grant; Followed by Committee Meetings
ATTACHMENT

    2C

 

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

 

10:00 AM

    Regulation Review Committee Meeting

    1E

12:00 PM

    Dept. of Administrative Services: Construction Contracting & Bidding Transparency Working Group Meeting/Hearing

    1D

 

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

 

7:30 AM

    CT State Dental Commission: Administrative Hearing

    1C

 

Thursday, August 28, 2014

 

10:30 AM

    Higher Education Committee & Appropriations Committee: Joint Presentation by the Board of Regents

    2C

6:00 PM

    Speaker Sharkey: M.O.R.E. Special Education Select Working Group in Southington Municipal Center

    OFF_SITE

 

Friday, August 29, 2014

 

10:30 AM

    CANCELLED: Office of Policy & Management: State Bond Commission Meeting

    1E

ATTACHMENT
Appropriations, Human Services,
and Energy And Technology Committees
Joint Public Hearing

Monday, August 25, 2014, 1:00 PM, Room 2C

2014-2015 Low Income Energy Assistance Program Block Grant Allocation Plan

Speaker sign-up will be on a first-come, first-served basis, and will begin at 8:30 AM in Room 2700. Public speakers will be limited to 3 minutes of testimony. 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 the following day.

Electronic testimony will be accepted either in Word or PDF format via email at appropriationtestimo@cga.ct.gov for posting on the Committees' websites 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.

Committee meetings will be held immediately following the public hearing to take action on the allocation plan.

AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT

The Capitol and Legislative Office Buildings are administered in compliance with the Federal Americans with Disabilities Act. Requests for accommodation should be directed to Eric Connery at (860) 240-0100.

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Public Parking

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.

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Public Entry/Exit

The public entrances to the Capitol and the Legislative Office Building are located on the west side of each building. There are signs throughout the campus directing the public to these access locations. All visitors including school groups will be screened through a metal detector and have all belongings screened with a package scanner.

The public can utilize any of the public and/or staff entrances to exit the building.

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Prohibited Items

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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Use of Personal Electronics

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.