Property Tax Caps2017-R-0003
This report describes Massachusetts' Proposition 2 1/2 and its effect on property taxes in the state, whether a similar cap has ever been proposed in Connecticut, and the arguments for and against property tax caps.
Local Government Bond Maturity in Selected States2017-R-0022
This report describes state-imposed maximum maturity bonds issued by local governments in Connecticut, other Northeast states, and larger states.
Treatment Programs for Drug-Involved Offenders2016-R-0281
This report summarizes the programs available in Connecticut for drug-involved offenders.
Service of Civil Orders of Protection2016-R-0332
This report explains who is authorized to serve civil orders of protection in Connecticut.
Landlord's Protections Regarding Tenant's Abandoned Possessions2016-R-0333
This report describes the protections Connecticut law provides to a landlord when a tenant abandons his or her possessions or personal effects.
This report explains the process for vetting, accepting, and placing refugees in Connecticut.
Criminal Convictions and Judicial Deportation2016-R-0331
This report lists the criminal convictions that may result in deportation under immigration laws.
Lice in Schools2016-R-0329
This report summarizes the state's laws and procedures for how schools handle cases of head lice.
Gun Storage Requirement2016-R-0328
This report explains the law governing safe storage of guns to prevent minors from accessing them.