CSAO: What's News
What's News
 Transportation Committee - January 30, 2017
  The Division of Criminal Justice respectfully recommends the Committee’s JOINT FAVORABLE SUBSTITUE REPORT for House Bill No. 5303, An Act Concerning Notice to the Department of Motor Vehicles of Juvenile Marijuana-Related Infractions. The concept behind this legislation is included in the Division’s 2017 Legislative Recommendations to the General Assembly.
 
 Public Safety and Security Committee - February 16, 2017 - S.B. No. 798
  The Division of Criminal Justice supports S.B. No. 798, An Act Concerning Police Assistance Agreements Between Municipalities and the Mashantucket Pequot Tribe or the Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut, and respectfully recommends the Committee’s JOINT FAVORABLE Report.
 
 Public Safety and Security Committee - February 16, 2017 - H.B. No. 5177
  The Division of Criminal Justice strongly supports the concept behind H.B. No. 5177, An Act Incorporating the International Property Maintenance Code into the State Building Code, and respectfully recommends the Committee’s JOINT FAVORABLE SUBSTITUTE REPORT.
 
 Banking Committee - February 14, 2017
  The Division of Criminal Justice supports H.B. No. 7015, An Act Concerning Debit Card Fraud and Penalties for Collection of Rental Payments on Foreclosed Property, and respectfully recommends the Committee’s JOINT FAVORABLE Report.
 
 Children Committee - February 21, 2017
  The Division of Criminal Justice respectfully requests the Committee take NO ACTION on H.B. No. 6999, An Act Concerning the Use of Therapy Dogs to Comfort Children Testifying in Certain Criminal Prosecutions. This legislation is not necessary and as currently written could impose an unneeded and potentially unwise mandate on the courts.
 
 Appropriations Committee - February 22, 2017
  Division of Criminal Justice Agency Budget Presentation, Joint Committee on Appropriations, February 22, 2017.
 
 Transportation Committee - February 22, 2017
  The Division of Criminal Justice supports the concept of Proposed H.B. No. 6282, An Act Concerning Open Containers in Motor Vehicles, but would respectfully recommend the Committee’s JOINT FAVORABLE SUBSTITUTE Report to encompass a comprehensive bill to address the ongoing problem of driving under the influence.