CTCDD: 6-3-16 Executive Committee Minutes

6-3-16 Executive Committee Minutes

CT Council on Developmental Disabilities

Executive Committee Meeting

Friday, June 3, 2016

10:30 11:00



Present:  Shelagh McClure, Alicia Kucharczyk, Chris Blake, April Burke.  Tony Orriola voted by E-mail, but was not present on the call.


Absent:  Michelle Johnson, Jacqueline Jamison


Staff: Molly Cole


1. Quorum:  The required quorum for this meeting was four members.  Once a quorum was achieved, the meeting was called to order by Shelagh McClure at 10:40. 


2. Review and vote  on People First Request:  Molly read the request and summary  for the committee.  People First requested $5,000 to support their conference.  This is consistent with previous requests and also consistent with the AIDD mandate to provide support to the self advocacy organizations in the state.

VOTE:  Shelagh McClure moved to approved the request  for $5,000 to People First.  Alicia Kucharczyk seconded.  The motion carried unanimously.


3. Shelagh reviewed the Inspector General report on abuse reporting in CT.  Members of the committee were familiar with the issue from coverage in the Hartford Courant.  In response, a letter is being drafted to the Hospital Association regarding their role in reporting abuse of persons with disabilities.  Molly read the letter to the group.
VOTE:  April moved that the Council should sign onto the letter and Shelagh seconded the motion.  The motion carried unanimously.


4. The meeting adjourned at 10:55.

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