Committee on Children

The Committee on Children shall have cognizance of all matters relating to children.



  Committee Membership   

 Print List

 Print List

District Position Name  Website Party
103 Co-Chair Linehan, Liz D
S03 Co-Chair Anwar, Saud D
114 Vice Chair Welander, Mary D
044 Ranking Member Dauphinais, Anne R
S21 Ranking Member Kelly, Kevin C. R
050 Member Boyd, Patrick S. D
102 Member Comey, Robin E. D
057 Member Foster, Jaime S. D
055 Member Green, Robin R
045 Member Lanoue, Brian R
S12 Member Cohen, Christine D
S22 Member Moore, Marilyn V. D
005 Member Khan, Maryam D


Committee on Children
  • State Capitol Building, Room 011
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  •   (860) 240-0370
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Related Information and Forums

  Breifings and Updates  

   Mental Health Crisis Forum  

  Informational Hearing on the State's Religious Exemption  

  December 19, 2018 CT Kids Report Card Leadership Committee Meeting  

  Informational Forum regarding investigations of Albert J. Solnit Children's Center  

  Informational Forum on Homeschooling and Communication  

  Informational Forum on Alternative Treatments for Opioid Addiction  

  February 23, 2017 Committee Meeting Handouts  

  February 14, 2017 Committee Meeting Handouts  

  January 26, 2017 Committee Meeting Handouts  

  Committee on Children & Public Health Committee Forum Re Lead Screening in Children  

  February 9, 2016 Committee Meeting Handouts  

  February 4, 2016 Committee Meeting Handouts  

  Committee on Children’s Progress Report Meeting on the Connecticut Juvenile Training School (CJTS) and Pueblo Unit Strategic Action Plan  

  Informational Forum on the July 31, 2014 Child Fatality Report  

  Appropriations Committee and Committee on Children - Report on PA 13-178 Implementation Plan  

  Public Act 13-178 Implementation  

  Informational Forum on Child Fatality  

 July 31, 2014

  Reach Out and Read  

  Committee on Children, Education Committee, Human Services Committee Joint Informational Forum RE Waterbury Truancy Clinic  

  Toxic Chemicals and Children's Health Public Forum, Fairfield University  

  Joint Informational Hearing on Mandated Reporters of Child Abuse  

  Invitational Forum on Animal Cruelty  

  Informational Forum on Autism  

  Joint Informational Forum on Grandparents Rights to Visit Grandchildren  

  Human Services and Select Committee on Children Joint Forums on the Department of Children and Families