The Board has been established to provide a means of appeal for citizens whose pistol permit has been denied or revoked.
Citizens aggrieved by any denial to issue or renew a permit under the provisions of Connecticut General Statute section 29-28 or 29-36f, or revocation of a permit issued, or refusal or failure of any issuing authority to furnish an application, may appeal to the board.
The Board is comprised of seven members appointed by the Governor to serve during her term and until their successors are appointed and qualify. The members are appointed from nominees of the Commissioner of Public Safety, Connecticut Police Chiefs Association, the Commissioner of Environmental Protection, The Connecticut State Rifle and Revolver Association, Inc. and Ye Connecticut Gun Guild, Inc. Two members of the public are appointed with at least one member of the Board shall be a lawyer licensed to practice in Connecticut, who shall act as Chairman of the Board during the hearing of appeals.
Board Members: Appointed by the Governor
Chairman Joseph T. Corradino, Esq., representative of the Commissioner of the Department of Public Safety
Board Secretary Chief T. William Knapp (Ret.), representative of the Connecticut Police Chiefs Association
Craig Fishbein, Esq., representative of The Connecticut State Rifle and Revolver Association, Inc.
James A. Greer, Esq., public member
M. Peter Kuck, representative of the Ye Connecticut Gun Guild, Inc.
Colonel Kyle E. Overturf, representative of the Commissioner of the Department of Environmental Protection
Kenneth V. Tramadeo, public member
Susan Mazzoccoli, Office Manager
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