The Connecticut General Assembly

Joint Committee on Legislative Management

Martin M. Looney
Senate President Pro Tempore

Bob Duff, Senate Majority Leader
Leonard Fasano, Senate Minority Leader

James P. Tracy
Executive Director

J. Brendan Sharkey
Speaker of the House

Joe Aresimowicz, House Majority Leader
Themis Klarides, House Republican Leader

INTERIM BULLETIN NO. 12
MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING
FOR THE PERIOD OF AUGUST 24, 2015 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 6, 2015

     
 

Monday, August 24, 2015

 

11:00 AM

Comptroller Kevin Lembo: Press Conference Re: Health Benefits

1C

11:30 AM

Sen. Blumenthal: Press Conference Re: Sale of Recalled Vehicles

1B

 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

 

11:00 AM

CANCELLED: Regulation Review Committee Meeting

1E

11:00 AM

Sen. Gerratana: CHCACT Presentation on Substance Abuse Screening

1B

1:30 PM

Taskforce on High School Graduation Requirements

2A

2:00 PM

General Law Round Table Discussion

1E

 

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

 

8:00 AM

Department of Public Health: Board of Examiners for Nursing Meeting

1D

10:00 AM

MAPOC: Care Management Meeting

2A

3:00 PM

Department of Public Health: Talk by Taiwan Secretary General

1E

 

Thursday, August 27, 2015

 

9:00 AM

Access Health CT: Strategy Committee Meeting

1B

 

Friday, August 28, 2015

 

10:30 AM

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

1E

 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

 

8:30 AM

State Department of Education: Legislative & Development Committee Meeting

2600

9:30 AM

State Department of Education: State Board of Education Meeting

1D

10:00 AM

Rep. Mulligan: Safe Haven Working Group

1C

6:00 PM

African-American Affairs Commission: Monthly Commission Meeting

1B

 

Thursday, September 3, 2015

 

1:00 PM

Office of Policy & Management: Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

1E

1:00 PM

Appropriations, Human Services, and Energy & Technology Committees: Public Hearing followed by Committee Meetings (ATTACHMENT)

2E

1:30 PM

CT Public Transportation Commission: Statutory Transportation Commission

1C

     

ATTACHMENT

Appropriations, Human Services,
and Energy and Technology Committees
Joint Public Hearing
Thursday, September 3, 2015, 1:00 PM, Room 2E

2015-2016 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 11:00 AM in Room 2700. Please submit 60 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.

Public speakers will be limited to three minutes of testimony. The Committees encourage witnesses to submit a written statement and to condense oral testimony to a summary of that statement. Written testimony should be emailed to the Committees in Word or PDF format to the following email addresses: APPtestimony@cga.ct.gov; HStestimony@cga.ct.gov; and ETtestimony@cga.ct.gov. The Committees request that testimony be limited to matters related to the item on the agenda.

Unofficial sign-up sheets have no standing with the Committee. All public hearing testimony, written and spoken, is public information. As such, it will be made available on the CGA website and 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.