General Law Committee


Thursday, February 18, 2016

2:00 PM in Room 2B of the LOB

The meeting was called to order at 2:05pm by Chairman, Rep. Baram D. 015.

The following committee members were present:


Kissel J. S07; Larson T. S03; Leone C. S27; Slossberg G. S14; Witkos K. S08



Altobello E. 082; Aman W. 014; Arconti D. 109; Baram D. 015; D'Amelio A. 071; Esposito L. 116; Kiner D. 059; Nicastro F. 079; Orange L. 048; Rovero D. 051; Zupkus L. 089


Absent were:





Carter D. 002; Rutigliano D. 123

Representative Baram announced that there would be a public hearing on February 23rd at 10:00am. The hearing would include some bills involving liquor and more liquor bills would be heard at a later public hearing date, which would include minimum bottle pricing. He also announced that there would be additional committee meetings and public hearing dates.

Senator Leone welcomed everyone and announced, as a side note, that the State of Connecticut has ended Veteran homelessness. He also reminded everyone of the fire safety exits.

A motion was made by Representative Kiner and seconded by Senator Kissel to raise concepts 1 thru 15. The motion was accepted unanimously.

Representative Baram announced the next meeting would be February 23rd.

The meeting was adjourned at 2:10pm.


Shane Henry


Assistant Clerk