Legislative Committees

Executive and Legislative Nominations Committee

Connecticut Joint Committee


Legislative Office Building
Room 1000
Hartford, CT 06106
phone860-240-0450
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The Executive and Legislative Nominations Committee, members of which shall be the majority leader of the Senate or said leader's designee, the minority leader of the Senate or said leader's designee, four members of the Senate three of whom shall be appointed by the President Pro Tempore and one of whom shall be appointed by the minority leader, the majority leader of the House or said leader's designee, the minority leader of the House or said leader's designee, and fifteen members of the House, nine of whom shall be appointed by the Speaker and six of whom shall be appointed by the minority leader.

In addition, the co-chairpersons and ranking members of the committee having cognizance of matters relating to the duties of a nominee for the position of a department head, as defined in section 4-5 of the general statutes, shall be nonvoting, ex-officio members of the committee on executive and legislative nominations for the consideration of such nomination.

All executive and legislative nominations requiring action of either or both chambers, except judicial nominations, nominations of workers' compensation commissioners and nominations of members of the Board of Pardons and Paroles, shall be referred to the committee on executive and legislative nominations.
Sen. Bob Duff
(Democratic-CT 25) Co-Chair
Rep. Joe Gresko
(Democratic-CT 121) Co-Chair
Sen. Martin Looney
(Democratic-CT 11) Vice Chair
Rep. Michael Quinn
(Democratic-CT 82) Vice Chair
Sen. Kevin Kelly
(Republican-CT 21) Ranking Member
Rep. Kathy Kennedy
(Republican-CT 119) Ranking Member
Rep. Michael D'Agostino
(Democratic-CT 91) Member
Sen. John Fonfara
(Democratic-CT 1) Member
Sen. Paul Formica
(Republican-CT 20) Member
Rep. Bob Godfrey
(Democratic-CT 110) Member
Sen. Joan Hartley
(Democratic-CT 15) Member
Sen. Julie Kushner
(Democratic-CT 24) Member
Sen. Marilyn Moore
(Democratic-CT 22) Member
Rep. Jason Perillo
(Republican-CT 113) Member
Sen. Heather Somers
(Republican-CT 18) Member
Rep. Edwin Vargas, Jr.
(Democratic-CT 6) Member
Rep. David Yaccarino
(Republican-CT 87) Member
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