2024 Acts Affecting Report Collection

Posted on July 9, 2024


HARTFORD – Each year, the nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) publishes a collection of “Acts Affecting” reports. These reports provide a brief explanation of the new state laws impacting various subjects and topics. To date, reports cover the following categories:

  • Seniors
  • Housing & Real Estate
  • Business & Jobs
  • People with Disabilities
  • Municipalities
  • Banking
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Veterans & the Military
  • Town Clerks & Elections
  • First Responders
  • Animals & Agriculture
  • Insurance
  • Taxes
  • Criminal

New Laws Effective July 1st

Posted on June 28, 2024


Several new laws will be going into effect on Monday, July 1st. I have highlighted some of the major pieces of legislation for your review and encourage you to check out all the newly effective laws.

Click here to review all new Connecticut laws taking effect on July 1st.

July 1st New Laws…

School Mandate Relief (Public Act: 24-45)

  • This new law creates an advisory council to examine any mandates imposed on local boards of education by the General Assembly and will provide recommendations to remove

2024 Major Public Acts Report

Posted on May 21, 2024


The nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) has published its 2024 “Major Public Acts” report. This report gives a categorical breakdown of the major topics that the General Assembly addressed in the 2024 session. OLR produces this report in consultation with the nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis (OFA). The legislation included in the report has been broken out into 20 different categories including energy, environment, taxes, and transportation.

To review the report in its entirety,