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 Teams Live Event video feed (Click here for instructions. The video will be available for viewing after the hearing as long as the link is posted on the website). Hearings start at 9am unless posted otherwise. Click on the below links to watch hearings on:

October 22nd 2021:


There are no hearings scheduled today .

All hearings will be conducted as MS Teams or Zoom Virtual Hearings and streamed LIVE on this website as well. Please check back periodically for updates and links. Please refresh or switch your web browser if the links are not working.

Legal & Legislative Division

  Phone: 203-805-6605

Legislative and Administrative Advisor - David Bothwell
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.