Issue Brief: Public Schools of Choice2018-R-0286
This report provides an overview of Connecticut's public schools of choice, including charter and magnet schools, vo-ag centers, and technical high schools.
Connecticut Car Rental Laws and Car Sharing Services2018-R-0326
This report discusses Connecticut's car rental laws and car sharing services. It provides an overview specific to the business of short-term car rentals.
Issue Brief: Recent Drug Penalty Changes in Connecticut2018-R-0307
This report discusses recent changes in Connecticut's drug penalties, including changes enacted under PA 15-2, June Special Session; diversionary programs; and the Good Samaritan law.
Workplace Sexual Harassment Law2018-R-0243
This report provides a brief summary of Connecticut's workplace sexual harassment laws, including its protections for interns, higher education security policies, and agreement disclosures under the Freedom of Information Act.
Issue Brief: Recreational Marijuana2018-R-0315
This report provides a brief overview of recreational marijuana, a snapshot of marijuana-related legislation in Connecticut, and elements of other states' recreational marijuana legalization laws.
Issue Brief: Sports Betting2018-R-0224
This report provides a brief overview of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act and Connecticut's tribal agreements with the Mashantucket and Mohegan tribes.
Issue Brief: Off-Reservation Casinos2018-R-0257
This report briefly discusses tribal agreements, attorney general letters and opinions concerning the agreements, and recently enacted legislation concerning casinos.
State Assistance for People with Physical Disabilities2018-R-0318
This report briefly describes the services available to adults with physical disabilities, including health, personal care assistance, financial assistance, counseling, nutrition, and tax relief programs.