Government Administration and Elections Committee

The Government Administration and Elections Committee has cognizance on all matters relating to the Department of Administrative Services, including purchasing and central collections, but excluding personnel and labor relations, fire marshals, the fire safety code, the state building code and school building projects, the administrative functions of the Office of Governmental Accountability, including the office's personnel and employment policies and information technology, and the Freedom of Information Commission, the Office of State Ethics, the Citizen's Ethics Advisory Board and the State Elections Enforcement Commission, state government organization and reorganization, structures and procedures, leasing, construction, maintenance, purchase and sale of state property and facilities, state and federal relations, interstate compacts, compacts between the state and Indian tribes, constitutional amendments, and all matters relating to elections and election laws. Any bill favorably reported by another committee that authorizes the conveyance of real property, or any interest therein, by the state, or any resolution favorably reported by another committee that proposes a constitutional amendment shall be referred to the committee on Government Administration and Elections.



  Committee Membership   


Government Administrations and Elections Committee
  • Legislative Office Building, Room 2200
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  •   (860) 240‑0480
  •   Public Hearing Testimony
  •   Privacy Notice – Important 
  •   Privacy Notice – Important 
  • Public Hearing Testimony and Other Written Submissions

    Please be aware that all submitted testimony is public record. Depending upon the information you supply, this may reveal some or all of the following: Email address, physical address, phone number, name, age, and other personal information. Mail and FAX submissions are scanned and linked on the Connecticut General Assembly website.

    This information would also be available to be found using internet search engines.

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Related Information and Forums

  Green Party of Connecticut, et al. v. Jeffrey Garfield, et al  

  State Tribal Resouce Guide  

  State Elections Enforcement Public Hearing Transcripts on the Citizens' Election Fund  

Related Websites and Links

  •   Sunset Review Summary Profile‑Insurance Risk Management Board
  •   Connecticut Attorney General Whistleblower Unit
  •   Connecticut Comptroller
  •   Connecticut Secretary of the State
  •   Department of Administrative Services
  •   Freedom of Information Commission
  •   Office of State Ethics
  •   State Elections Enforcement Commission
  •   UCONN Voter Technology Research Center
  •   Task Force to Study the Reduction of State Agency Paper and Duplicative Procedures