(HARTFORD, CT) – House Speaker Matt Ritter (D-Hartford) has appointed State Representative Jennifer Leeper (D-Fairfield, Southport) to be Vice Chair of the Human Services Committee.
As we enter into a New Year and prepare for the upcoming session, I've been reflecting on the accomplishments of the last session and want to recap some of the highlights.
Arguably, the greatest achievement of the last session (other than passing a bipartisan budget) was our vote to propose a constitutional amendment that would allow for in-person early voting should voters elect for this change. This referendum will appear on voters' ballots this November.
From now until December 15, small businesses in Connecticut can obtain group health insurance regardless of the number of employees who enroll thanks to Access Health CT's Employee Participation Waiver Period. Any local small business with 50 employees or less that is not currently enrolled through Access Health CT Small Business can participate.