The Connecticut General Assembly

Joint Committee on Legislative Management

Martin M. Looney
Senate President Pro Tempore

Bob Duff, Senate Majority Leader
Leonard Fasano, Senate Republican
President Pro Tempore

James P. Tracy
Executive Director

Joe Aresimowicz
Speaker of the House

Matthew Ritter, House Majority Leader
Themis Klarides, House Republican Leader

INTERIM BULLETIN NO. 25

MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING
FOR THE PERIOD OF DECEMBER 4, 2017 THROUGH DECEMBER 17, 2017

     
 

Monday, December 4, 2017

 

11:00 AM

    Sen. Somers: Press Conference with Office of Consumer Counsel

2B

12:00 PM

    U.S. Senator Murphy Press Conference

1C

1:00 PM

    CT State Capitol Preservation & Restoration Commission Quarterly Meeting

1B

1:00 PM

    CT DAS Bureau of Enterprise Systems & Technology: Commission on Educational Technology Meeting

1A

3:00 PM

    CANCELLED – Access Health CT: Audit Committee Meeting

1C

5:00 PM

    CT Dept. of Veterans' Affairs: CT Veterans Hall of Fame Ceremony

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Tuesday, December 5, 2017

 

9:00 AM

    Dept. of Public Health: Mobile Integrated Health Work Group Meeting

1D

12:00 PM

    Commission on Women, Children & Seniors: Commission Meeting

2A

2:00 PM

    Sen. Flexer: Model Policy Governing Council Meeting

1C

2:00 PM

    Commission on Women, Children & Seniors: Task Force to Study Senior Centers Meeting

1D

 

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

 

9:00 AM

    Dept. of Motor Vehicles: Public Hearing Re: Tower's Request for Rate Increase

2A

1:00 PM

    Environment Committee and Energy & Technology Committee: Public Hearing Re: Connecticut Solid Waste Management System Modernization RFP Status Report (ATTACHMENT)

2C

1:30 PM

    CT Dept. of Labor: Labor Board Hearing

1A

5:30 PM

    Commission on Equity & Opportunity: Monthly Commission Meeting

1C

 

Thursday, December 7, 2017

 

9:00 AM

    Dept. of Motor Vehicles: Public Hearing Re: Tower's Request for Rate Increase

2A

10:00 AM

    Dept. of Administrative Services: Office of School Construction Grants & Review, School Building Projects Advisory Council Meeting

1C

1:00 PM

    CANCELLED – Office of Policy & Management Finance Advisory Committee

1E

2:00 PM

    CANCELLED – Access Health CT: Data Release Committee Meeting

1B

2:00 PM

    Rep. Haddad: AAUP Emeritus Assembly Meeting

2E

 

Friday, December 8, 2017

 

9:00 AM

    Dept. of Motor Vehicles: Public Hearing Re: Tower's Request for Rate Increase

2A

9:30 AM

    Medical Assistance Program Oversight Council Meeting

1D

10:30 AM

    CANCELLED – Office of Policy & Management State Bond Commission Meeting

1E

1:00 PM

    Medicaid Assistance Program Oversight Council: Developmental Disabilities Work Group

1A

1:00 PM

    Public Health Committee: Rare Diseases Task Force Meeting

1C

 

Monday, December 11, 2017

 

10:00 AM

    Sentencing Commission Public Hearing

2B

12:00 PM

    American Legion Post 133: Wreaths Across America State Capitol Ceremony

HFLAGS

 

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

 

9:00 AM

    Rep. Verrengia: Task Force on Police Training

2B

9:00 AM

    Office of the Lt. Governor: Healthcare Cabinet Monthly Meeting

1D

9:30 AM

    Rep. Ohler: Fire/EMS Legislative Caucus

1E

10:00 AM

    Task Force to Study Methods for Reducing Consumer Packaging that Generates Solid Waste Meeting (ATTACHMENT)

1A

1:00 PM

    CANCELLED – State Innovation Model Program Management Office: SIM Consumer Advisory Board Meeting

1B

 

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

 

11:00 AM

    Rep. Reed: Press Conference Re: Operation Fuel

1C

12:00 PM

    Dept. of Social Services: Fatherhood Advisory Council Meeting

1B

2:00 PM

    Rep. Currey: CHRO Monthly Commission Meeting

1A

2:00 PM

    Behavioral Health Partnership Oversight Council

1E

3:00 PM

    Dept. of Labor: Low Wage Employer Advisory Board Meeting

1C

 

Thursday, December 14, 2017

 

2:00 PM

    Sentencing Commission Meeting

2B

3:00 PM

    State Innovation Model Program Management Office: HealthCare Innovation Steering Committee Meeting

1D

 

Friday, December 15, 2017

 

9:30 AM

    Medical Assistance Program Oversight Council: Complex Care Committee Meeting

2A

10:00 AM

    Sen. Looney: CT Retirement Security Authority Meeting

1C

11:00 AM

    Rep. Simmons: Governor's Sexual Assault Kit Working Group Meeting

1A

     

ATTACHMENTS

ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE AND  ENERGY & TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE
JOINT PUBLIC HEARING
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017

The Environment and Energy & Technology Committees will hold a joint public hearing on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. in Room 2C of the LOB.  Sign-up for the hearing will begin at 11:00 A.M. in Room 3900 of the LOB.  Please submit 65 copies of written testimony to Committee staff at 11:00 A.M. in Room 3900 of the LOB.  Testimony received after the designated time may not be distributed until after the hearing.  Please email written testimony in Word or PDF format to ETtestimony@cga.ct.gov.  The Committee requests that testimony be limited to matters related to the items on the Agenda.  The first hour of the hearing is reserved for Legislators, Constitutional Officers, State Agency Heads and Chief Elected Municipal Officials.  Speakers will be limited to three minutes of testimony.  The Committee encourages witnesses to submit a written statement and to condense oral testimony to a summary of that statement.  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.
SUBJECT MATTER:   Connecticut Solid Waste Management System Modernization RFP Status Report

TASK FORCE TO STUDY METHODS FOR REDUCING
CONSUMER PACKAGING THAT GENERATES SOLID WASTE MEETING

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2017 AT 10:00 AM

The Task Force to Study Methods for Reducing Consumer Packaging that Generates Solid Waste will hold a meeting on Tuesday, December 12th at 10:00 AM in Hearing Room 1A of the Legislative Office Building. For further information, please contact Robin Bumpen at (860) 240- 0431 or Robin.Bumpen@cga.ct.gov.

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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.