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OLR Research Reports for August

by Zigadto, Janet


Three new Office of Legislative Research (OLR) reports were issued on August 11, 2016. They are:

Small Claims and Landlord-Tenant Cases 2016-R-0142 – “Summarize how Connecticut handles small claims or landlord-tenant cases, such as the use of mediation or other alternative dispute resolution (ADR), and a sampling of practices from other states.”

Private Disability Insurance in Connecticut 2016-R-0144 – “Explain disability insurance, including benefit and elimination periods. Describe the major laws and regulations governing disability insurance in Connecticut. Explain how disability insurance in Connecticut differs from workers’ compensation insurance.”

Spending Cap Definitions 2016-R-0137 – “Summarize legislative proposals that define the spending cap’s terms.”