The House of Representatives is voting on whether to place a question on the 2014 ballot giving voters the option to expand absentee voting.
Connecticut lawmakers are considering at least three bills that would increase penalties for pimps and “johns,” in the state’s latest effort to address homegrown human trafficking.
Parents or guardians who lie about their child’s residency in order to get them enrolled in another school district could face a misdemeanor under a bill under consideration by Connecticut lawmakers.
Hundreds of gun rights advocates are gathering at the statehouse in Hartford ahead of a vote in the General Assembly on proposed gun-control legislation.
A ban on large-capacity ammunition magazines, a new registry for existing high-capacity magazines and background checks for private gun sales are among the highlights of proposed legislation being unveiled to rank-and-file Connecticut legislators.
Legislation creating a new lottery in Connecticut for bear hunting licenses cleared a key legislative committee on Wednesday.
Lawmakers are considering a bill that would create a Connecticut Antiques Trail, an effort to highlight the state’s numerous antique shops.
Senate President Donald E. Williams Jr. is optimistic the Connecticut General Assembly will be ready to vote next week on a bill addressing the deadly Newtown school shooting.
Llawmakers are considering whether to ban young people from getting bronzed on a tanning bed.
Connecticut lawmakers are considering a bill that would require the University of Connecticut to continue paying for the education of athletes who lose their scholarships due to injury, illness or even a coach’s decision.