NOTICE: Due to public health concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic as well as Governor Lamont’s Executive Order, the Board’s offices at 55 West Main Street are currently closed to the public. (Click here for DAS Visitor Policy). Parole Release and Revocation hearings conducted by video-conference will continue as scheduled during normal business hours until further notice. Members of the public may access the following parole hearings: via live video feed. For Osborn CI 15-84 Hearings on April 9th click the following link.
Please note that our April 1st, 2020 pardons hearing has been rescheduled to May 6th and will be held at the Norwich Superior Court. We apologize for the inconvenience and hope to return to normal business as soon as the immediate threat to public health has subsided. We encourage you to PLEASE check back regularly as this information is subject to change.

Legal & Legislative Division

  Phone: 203-805-6605

Legislative and Administrative Advisor - Leland J. Moore
Paralegal Specialist - Jessica Tacey


The Legal & Legislative Division serves as the agency’s legal counsel, legislative liaison, and as liaison to the Office of the Attorney General on all legal matters affecting the agency.  The Division advises the Chairperson, Executive Director, and other Board employees on matters ranging from human resources issues and agency compliance to federal and state constitutional questions.


The Division also represents the agency at administrative proceedings; serves as agency ethics liaison; oversees agency rulemaking under the Connecticut Uniform Administrative Procedures Act; reviews, drafts, and revises agency policies and procedures; and provides litigation support.