Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 2 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit

Public Safety and Security Committee, Connecticut General Assembly

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 14:36, 5 February 2014 by Joel Williams (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
General Assembly
SLP badge.png
General Assembly Committees

EducationEnergy and Technology
Executive and Legislative Nominations
Finance, Revenue and BondingGeneral Law
Government Administration and Elections
Higher Education and Employment Advancement
HousingHuman Services
Insurance and Real Estate
Labor and Public Employees
Legislative Management
Planning and Development
Program Review and Investigations
Public Health
Public Safety and Security
Regulations Review
Veterans' Affairs

The Public Safety and Security Committee is a Joint standing committee of the Connecticut General Assembly and contains members of the Senate and the House. In the Connecticut Legislature, there are no separate chamber committees.

Per each chamber's rules, committees of the Connecticut General Assembly are assigned by the President of the Senate and Speaker of the House. Committees are assigned at the start of each term.[1][2] A majority of appointed members make up a committee's quorum.[3] Neither the President nor the Speaker is recognized as an "ex officio" member of any committee.

DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Senate Rules
DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: House Rules
DocumentIcon.jpg See rules: Joint Rules



The following table describes committee membership at the beginning of the 2013 legislative session.

Public Safety and Security Members, 2013
Democratic members (16)Republican members (9)
Joan Hartley, Co-ChairAnthony Guglielmo, Ranking Member
Stephen Dargan, Co-ChairJanice Giegler, Ranking Member
Andres Ayala, Jr., Vice ChairPenny Bacchiochi
Joe Verrengia, Vice ChairAnthony D'Amelio
David Arconti, Jr.Tony Hwang
Elizabeth A. BoukusBrenda L. Kupchick
Charles ClemonsKevin Witkos
Louis EspositoDave Yaccarino
Minnie GonzalezLezlye Zupkus
John Hampton
Ed Jutila
Steve Mikutel
Frank Nicastro, Sr.
Linda Orange
Catherine Osten
Daniel S. Rovero



External links