The Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics Act (PACT Act) 2022 became law on August 10, 2022. For more information and assistance in filing a claim, call the DVA Office of Advocacy & Assistance at: 860-616-3685 or click here for more details


A Veteran must meet the criteria of the definition of veteran as defined in Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) Section 27-103. 

  • “Veteran” means any person honorably discharged from, or released under honorable conditions from active service in the Armed Forces. 
  • Who is a current resident of this state or was a resident of this state at the time of enlistment or induction into the Armed Forces.