Scanlon, Connecticut Legislators Petition Congress to Enact Business Interruption Insurance

April 21, 2020

Today, a large group of Democratic state legislators led by state Rep. Sean Scanlon (D-Guilford) and state Senator Matt Lesser (D-Middletown), who are co-chairs of the legislature’s Insurance and Real Estate committee, sent a letter to Connecticut’s Congressional delegation urging them to support legislation now pending before Congress that would create a federal ‘backstop’ for business interruption insurance caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Scanlon Bills Capping Insulin Costs Referred Out of Committee

March 3, 2020

House Bill 5175 and Senate Bill 1 now head to the floor of the General Assembly for debate.

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Scanlon Celebrates New "Tobacco 21" Law

October 2, 2019

Rep. Sean Scanlon celebrated Connecticut’s “Tobacco 21” law that took effect Oct. 1. The new law raises the minimum age to buy tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21. He also called for state government to take further action to address the dramatic increase in vaping among young people.

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Doctors Honor Scanlon For His Leadership

September 24, 2019

The Radiological Society of Connecticut (RSC) has honored state Rep. Sean Scanlon for his leadership and accomplishments as House chair of the Insurance and Real Estate committee.

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