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New Office of Legislative Research Reports

by Zigadto, Janet


The Office of Legislative Research has recently published the following reports:

Issue Brief: Concussion Laws- 2017-R-0211 - This report summarizes Connecticut's laws on concussions.

Misrepresentation of a Service Animal - 2017-R-0255 - This report summarizes Massachusetts's proposed bill about misrepresenting a service animal. It discusses whether Connecticut or any other state enacted a similar law.

Light Pollution Laws - 2017-R-0258 - This report summarizes Connecticut's laws that address light pollution and gives a brief overview of related laws in other states.

Connecticut Hospital Regulation - 2017-R-0277 - This report briefly summarizes how Connecticut’s acute care hospitals are regulated. It also describes actions nonprofit acute care hospitals must take to maintain their 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status.