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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.