Upcoming Legislative Dates and Hearings

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Check this page frequently to find the latest updates on legislative news, from public hearings to presentations.

TUESDAY, 3/15

Public Hearing for the Labor Committee at 10 a.m. via Zoom.

TUESDAY, 3/8

Public Hearing for the Higher Ed Committee at 11:30 a.m. via Zoom.

  • Sign up to testify by Monday, 3/7 at 3 p.m.
  • Written testimony can be sent to HEDtestimony@cga.ct.gov
  • Bills include an act requiring legislative approval for consolidation, mergers or closures of CSCU institutions (H.B. 5300) and an act requiring a plan to increase childcare centers near state universities and community colleges (H.B. 5115).

Public Hearing for the Labor Committee at 9 a.m. via Zoom.

  • Sign up to testify by Monday, 3/7 at 3 p.m.
  • Written testimony can be sent to LABtestimony@cga.ct.gov
  • Bills include unemployment benefits for adjunct faculty (S.B. 315).

THURSDAY, 2/24

Higher Ed Committee Meeting at 11:30 a.m. via Zoom.

TUESDAY, 2/22

Public Hearing for the Higher Ed Committee at 11:30 a.m. via Zoom.

  • Sign up to testify by Monday, 2/21 at NOON.
  • Bills include health insurance benefits for part-time faculty, housing insecurity of students and blocking colleges from asking prospective students’ about their criminal history.

Public Hearing for the Appropriations Committee on Higher Ed Issues at 5 p.m. via Zoom.

THURSDAY, 2/17

Public Hearing for the Higher Ed Committee at 11:30 a.m. via Zoom. Please click the link and scroll down to find information on how to send written testimony and register.

  • Sign up to testify by Wednesday, 2/16 at NOON.
  • Bills include unemployment benefits for adjunct faculty, food insecurity needs of students, the unfunded pension liability of the CSUs and voting rights for faculty members on BOR committees.