Appropriations Committee

The Appropriations Committee is one of the joint standing committees of the Connecticut General Assembly. It is composed of 52 members ‑ 12 Senators and 40 Representatives.

The committee has cognizance of all matters relating to appropriations and the budgets of state agencies. Other issues under the committee's jurisdiction include matters relating to state employees' salaries, benefits and retirement, teachers' retirement and veterans' pensions and collective bargaining agreements and arbitration awards for all state employees.



  Committee Membership   

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District Position Name  Website Party
S20 Co-Chair Formica, Paul M. R
S19 Co-Chair Osten, Catherine A. D
093 Co-Chair Walker, Toni E. D
S15 Vice Chair Hartley, Joan V. D
S30 Vice Chair Miner, Craig R
010 Vice Chair Genga, Henry J. D
130 Vice Chair Santiago, Ezequiel D
039 Vice Chair Soto, Chris D
034 Ranking Member Ziobron, Melissa H. R
083 Member Abercrombie, Catherine F. D
124 Member Baker, Andre F. D
053 Member Belsito, Sam R
S32 Member Berthel, Eric C. R
078 Member Betts, Whit R
106 Member Bolinsky, Mitch R
115 Member Borer, Dorinda D
095 Member Candelaria, Juan R. D
063 Member Case, Jay M. R
011 Member Currey, Jeff D
092 Member Dillon, Patricia A. D
116 Member DiMassa, Michael A. D
018 Member Fleischmann, Andrew M. D
S29 Member Flexer, Mae D
042 Member France, Mike R
S06 Member Gerratana, Terry B. D
003 Member Gonzalez, Minnie D
054 Member Haddad, Gregory D
059 Member Hall, Carol R
049 Member Johnson, Susan M. D
101 Member Kokoruda, Noreen S. R
S07 Member Kissel, John A. R
017 Member LeGeyt, Timothy B. R
S16 Member Markley, Joe R
038 Member McCarty, Kathleen M. R
064 Member Ohler, Brian M. R
069 Member O Neill, Arthur J. R
137 Member Perone, Chris D
022 Member Petit, William A. R
094 Member Porter, Robyn A. D
075 Member Reyes, Geraldo C. D
128 Member Rosario, Christopher D
139 Member Ryan, Kevin D
S14 Member Slossberg, Gayle S. D
S18 Member Somers, Heather B. R
112 Member Sredzinski, J.P. R
119 Member Staneski, Pam R
058 Member Stokes, Greg R
060 Member Storms, Scott A. R
026 Member Tercyak, Peter A. D
142 Member Wilms, Fred R
S10 Member Winfield, Gary A. D
061 Member Zawistowski, Tami R


Appropriations Committee
  • Legislative Office Building, Room 2700
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  •   (860) 240‑0390
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