Legislative Tools

Posted on February 6, 2020 by admin


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Dear Friends & Neighbors,

The 2020 Regular Legislative Session just began this Wednesday, February 5th and will continue until May 6th. During the coming weeks and months, bill proposals will come before committees for public hearings and start advancing through the process.

There are many resources and tools that you can use to follow the action, research the issues and share your support or opposition to legislation.

Public Hearing on Tolls – This Friday at 1pm

Posted on January 29, 2020 by admin


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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

This Friday, January 31, the Transportation Committee will hold a public hearing on tolls. The hearing is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m. in room 1E of the Legislative Office Building (300 Capitol Avenue, Hartford). If you want your voice to be heard, I strongly encourage that you either testify in person or submit written comment to the Transportation Committee at TRAtestimony@cga.ct.gov.

The Governor’s most recent toll proposal, released as a working draft, includes

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2020 Major Issues Report – Office of Legislative Research

Posted on January 13, 2020 by admin


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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

Every year, before the legislative session begins, the non-partisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) publishes a report on the major issues that could be taken up by the legislature. OLR provides brief descriptions on several topics, including but not limited to: the state budget, opioid drug addiction, education funding, and Connecticut’s business climate.

 

You can view or download the 2020 Major Issues Report HERE

Sincerely,

Tami Zawistowski – State Representative

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