Department of Labor Warns of Increased Fraud Claims, Protect Your Identity

Posted on July 17, 2023


Unemployment claim fraud is on the rise – an alarming trend that can be detrimental to one’s identity integrity. The CT Dept. of Labor has several resources available, for both employers and employees, to protect identity and limit instances of fraud. There are also resources to use in the event you believe that you, or your company, may be a victim of fraud.

You can learn more about CTDOL’s Integrity Unit by clicking here.

If you believe you are a victim of a fraudulent claim, you can access the

Laws Effective July 1st

Posted on June 29, 2023


Several new laws will be taking effect on Saturday, July 1. These laws cover a range of topics, from improving accessibility of developmental programs, further protecting victims of domestic violence, to expanding the eligibility of critical health services. I have highlighted some of the major acts below and encourage you to review all the newly effective laws. 

Laws Effective July 1st (click here) 

Accessing Developmental Programs – Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities will

2023 Major Public Acts Report

Posted on June 20, 2023


The Office of Legislative Research, with assistance of the Office of Fiscal Analysis, have comprised the annual Major Public Acts report. This report provides summaries of the major pieces of legislation that were approved by the legislature in 2023. The report covers many topics, including:

  • Budget and tax information
  • Enhanced financial protections for seniors
  • New social media policies for minors
  • Anti-theft measures to reduce catalytic converter thefts
  • Job programs for those with intellectual and