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. 31

MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING
FOR THE PERIOD OF JANUARY 15, 2018 THROUGH JANUARY 28, 2018

     
 

Monday, January 15, 2018

 
 

    State Holiday - Building Closed

 
 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

 

8:30 AM

    CT Voices for Children: Youth at the Capitol Day 2018

2C

9:00 AM

    Office of the Healthcare Advocate: Healthcare Cabinet Monthly Meeting

310

9:30 AM

    Sen. Formica: CT Association of Councils of Government Meeting

1C

1:00 PM

    Dept. of Public Health: Monthly Board Meeting

1B

 

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

 

8:00 AM

    Legislative Internship Program: Intern Orientation

2E

10:00 AM

    Rep. Abercrombie: Autism Spectrum Disorder Advisory Council Meeting

2A

 

Thursday, January 18, 2018

 

9:00 AM

    Access Health CT Board of Directors Meeting

1D

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children
    & Seniors: Why Civic Engagement Matters Roundtable Discussion

2B

10:00 AM

    Juvenile Justice Policy Oversight Committee: Transforming Education for Use In Connecticut's Justice System Forum

310

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children
    & Seniors: Trafficking in Persons Council Meeting

1B

11:30 AM

    Dept. of Administrative Services: School Building Projects Advisory Council Meeting

1C

1:00 PM

    Sen. Looney: Health IT Advisory Council Meeting

1D

2:00 PM

    Rep. Walker: Juvenile Justice Policy and Oversight Committee Meeting

2A

 

Friday, January 19, 2018

 

1:00 PM

    Public Health Committee: Task Force to Study Rare Diseases

1C

 

Monday, January 22, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Public Health Committee: Informational Forum on Polypharmacy (ATTACHMENT)

1D

 

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children
    & Seniors: Water Safety Task Force Meeting

2A

11:00 AM

    Regulation Review Committee Meeting

1E

1:00 PM

    The School Construction Project Priority List Review Committee Meeting

2C

2:00 PM

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

1D

3:00 PM

    Education Committee, Labor & Public Employees Committee and Higher Education & Employment Advancement Committee: Joint Meeting on Vo-Tech High School System Reports

2C

 

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

 

11:00 AM

    Rep. Scanlon Round Table

JUDRM

1:00 PM

    Coordination of Care/Consumer Access Committee: BHPOC/MAPOC Meeting

1D

1:00 PM

    Legislative Internship Program: Library Training

1C

2:00 PM

    2017-2018 Fair Housing Working Group Meeting

2B

 

Thursday, January 25, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children
    & Seniors: Forum on Opioids

1A

12:30 PM

    Committee on Children: Incident of Alleged Abuse Operated by Court Support Services Div. of Judicial Branch Informational Forum

1D

 

Friday, January 26, 2018

 

10:30 AM

    Office of Policy & Management:
    State Bond Commission Meeting

1E

     

ATTACHMENT

Public Health Committee
Informational Forum on Polypharmacy
Monday, January 22, 2018

The Public Health Committee is holding an Informational Forum on the topic of Polypharmacy on Monday, January 22, 2018, from 10:00am to 12:30pm in Room 1D of the Legislative Office Building. The purpose of this forum is to hear from experts about the current environment, proposals for solving the problem, and identifying costs and potential funding sources. Invited speakers/presenters will include the University of Connecticut Health Center, Yale, Connecticut Health Information Technology, Department of Consumer Protection and others.

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.