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SB 410 Workgroup

The SB 410 Workgroup is a panel created by Governor Malloy in response to Senate Bill 410, An Act Concerning Administrative Hearings Conducted by the Department of Social Services, which the Governor vetoed on June 12, 2014.  In vetoing the legislation, the Governor ordered the creation of a group to "examine thoroughly the DSS hearings process" and report their findings back to him.

Chris Drake (Chair): Office of the Governor, Deputy General Counsel
Jon Fitzgerald: Law Offices of Jon P. Fitzgerald, Principal Attorney
Anne Fole: Office of Policy & Management, Undersecretary for Policy Development & Planning
Dulce Frazao: Department of Social Services, Manager, Office of Legal Counsel, Regulations and Administrative Hearings
Sue Garten: Greater Hartford Legal Aid, Inc., Managing Attorney
Brenda Parrella: Department of Social Services, Agency Legal Director
Hon. Eliot D. Prescott: Judge of the Appellate Court
Maureen Weaver: Wiggin and Dana LLP, Partner
Shelley White: New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Litigation Director
December 17, 2014: Agenda | Minutes
January 8, 2015: Agenda | Minutes | Administrative Hearings Process Map
January 16, 2015: Agenda
January 23, 2015: Agenda


Senate Bill 410
Governor Malloy's veto of Senate Bill 410