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

Jim Tamburro
Executive Director

Joe Aresimowicz
Speaker of the House

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

INTERIM BULLETIN NO. 19

MEETINGS SCHEDULED AT THE STATE CAPITOL/LEGISLATIVE OFFICE BUILDING
FOR THE PERIOD OF SEPTEMBER 17, 2018 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30, 2018

     
 

Monday, September 17, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children & Seniors: Working Group on Search and Seizure of Students Personal Electronic Devices

1A

 

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

 

9:00 AM

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

1A

9:00 AM

    Office of the Lt. Governor: Healthcare Cabinet Monthly Meeting

1D

9:30 AM

    Sen. Formica: CT Association of Councils of Government Meeting

1C

10:00 AM

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

1B

12:30 PM

    Appropriations Committee, Human Services Committee & Public Health Committee: Joint Public Hearing Re: Block Grant Plans, followed by Committee Meetings
    (ATTACHEMENT)

2E

1:00 PM

    CANCELLED – Dept. of Public Health Connecticut Medical Examining Board Monthly Meeting

1B

 

Thursday, September 20, 2018

 

9:00 AM

    Access Health CT Board of Directors Meeting

1D

10:00 AM

    Commission on Women, Children & Seniors: Social Emotional Learning Task Force Meeting

1B

10:00 AM

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

1C

10:30 AM

    Office of Policy & Management: Special State Bond Commission Meeting

1E

2:00 PM

    Rep. Walker: JJPOC Monthly Meeting

1A

 

Friday, September 21, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Sen. Looney: Retirement Security Authority Meeting

1C

 

Monday, September 24, 2018

 

11:00 AM

    Appropriations Committee, Commerce Committee & Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee: Joint Public Hearing (ATTACHMENT)

2E

 

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

 

9:00 AM

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

1D

10:00 AM

    Rep. Hall: School Safety Working Group Meeting

1C

11:00 AM

    CT State Capitol Preservation & Restoration Commission Quarterly Meeting

1A

 

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

 

10:00 AM

    Rep. Abercrombie: Autism Spectrum Disorder Advisory Council Meeting

2A

11:00 AM

    Committee on Children: Public Informational Forum Re: Albert J. Solnit Children's Center

1B

11:00 AM

    Rep Cook & Rep. Abercrombie: Informational Forum on Senior Nutrition

2B

12:15 PM

    Commission on Equity & Opportunity: Brazilian Flag Raising Reception

JUDRM

1:00 PM

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

1E

 

Thursday, September 27, 2018

 

1:00 PM

    Sen. Looney: Health IT Advisory Council Meeting

1D

 

Friday, September 28, 2018

 

9:30 AM

    MAPOC: Complex Care Committee Meeting

2A

10:30 AM

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

1E

     

ATTACHMENTS

Appropriations, Public Health and Human Services Committees
Joint Public Hearing
Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 12:30 PM, Room 2E

FFY 19 Block Grant Allocation Plans:
Maternal and Child Health Services (Appropriations and Public Health)
Preventative Health and Health Services (Appropriations and Public Health)
Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment (Appropriations and Public Health)
Community Mental Health Services (Appropriations, Public Health and Human Services)
Social Services (Appropriations and Human Services)
Community Services (Appropriations and Human Services)

Speaker sign-up will be on a first-come, first-served basis, and will begin at 10:00 am in Room 2700. Public speakers will be limited to 3 minutes of testimony. 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 PHtestimony@cga.ct.gov. The Committees request that testimony be limited to matters related to the items 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 plans.

Appropriations, Commerce, and Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committees
Joint Public Hearing
Monday, September 24, 2018, 11:00 AM, Room 2E

Subject: Department of Economic and Community Development 2017 Annual Report

Speaker sign-up will be on a first-come, first-served basis, and will begin at 9:30 am in Room 3700. Public speakers will be limited to 3 minutes of testimony. Please submit 65 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; CEtestimony@cga.ct.gov; and FINtestimony@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 Committees. 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.

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LOB & CAPITOL TEMPORARY PUBLIC ACCESS HOURS

Beginning July 2, 2018 through November 30, 2018, the Connecticut State Capitol and the Legislative Office Building public access hours will change to 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We will return to the extended hours of 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on December 3, 2018. Delivery hours for the LOB Loading Dock will continue to be 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. For further information please contact the Office of Legislative Management at (860) 240-0100.

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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.