Mechanical Insulators LMCT Information for Connecticut

Political Activism

Connecticut State Information

The Mechanical Insulators Labor Management Cooperative Trust (LMCT) is looking to aid in information available to elected officials, Insulators Union Locals and members, contractors and the general public in Connecticut.

Some of the information on this page may be outdated with the coronavirus global pandemic. Please contact any member of the Mechanical Insulators LMCT with any questions.

On this page, you will find information related to state specific legislation that deals with mechanical insulation and labor, Political Action Committee (PAC) guidelines and information for the state’s federally elected officials.

There are 36 Senators and 151 Representatives in Connecticut.

For both offices the requirements are the same. You must be 18 years old and an elector from the district you are running. Both serve two year terms.

The regular session convenes on the Wednesday after the first Monday in January in odd numbered years and must adjourn by the Wednesday after the first Monday in June. In even numbered years, the legislature convenes the first Wednesday following the first Monday in February and must adjourn by the Wednesday after the first Monday in May.

The Democrats control both chambers

Legislature or to find your elected officials, follow the link below.


Bill Information

The following bills are active in the current Legislative Session and pertain to the Mechanical Insulation industry.



An Act Concerning Union Workers.

Status: Passed Original Chamber

‍Date of Last Action:* 4/18/2022

‍Author: Non-Designated

‍Topics: Labor Standards

‍Summary: To add new unfair labor practices and to establish a timeline for representatives to commence first negotiations after elected or designated.

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An Act Concerning Wage Theft Responsibility.

Status: Out of Committee

‍Date of Last Action:* 3/24/2022

‍Author: Non-Designated

‍Topics: Labor Standards

‍Summary: To make a contractor liable for the unpaid wages of its subcontractor.

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An Act Concerning Forced Arbitration Agreements and Allowing Certain Court Actions to Be Brought on Behalf of the State.

Status: Out of Committee

‍Date of Last Action:* 4/11/2022

‍Author: Non-Designated

‍Topics: Labor Standards

‍Summary: To allow employees to sue employers on behalf of the state after having waived their personal rights to sue by signing forced arbitration agreements.

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An Act Concerning Civil Penalties for Failure to Comply With Prevailing Wage Laws. - SUPPORT

Status: Introduced or Prefiled

‍Date of Last Action:* 3/14/2022

‍Author: Non-Designated

‍Topics: Prevailing Wage, Labor Standards

‍Summary: To: (1) Allow the Labor Commissioner to issue fines and citations to contractors and subcontractors who violate the state's prevailing wage laws; and (2) permit the Attorney General to commence a civil action against a contractor or subcontractor who repeatedly violates the state's prevailing wage laws.

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An Act Establishing the Jobsct Tax Rebate Program.

Status: Introduced or Prefiled

‍Date of Last Action:* 4/6/2022

‍Author: Non-Designated

‍Topics: Energy Tax Credits

‍Summary: To establish the JobsCT tax rebate program.

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Federal Elected Officials

House Representatives & Senators

House of Representatives

1st District:

(Since 1999)

John B. Larson (D)

2nd District:

(Since 2007)

Joe Courtney (D)

3rd District:

(Since 1991)

Rosa L. DeLauro (D)

4th District:

(Since 2009)

Jim Himes (D)

5th District:

(Since 2019)

Jahana Hayes (D)


PAC Guidelines

Political Action Committee Campaign Finance Compliance Guidelines for Connecticut. Please contact the LMCT with specific fund and contribution limit questions.

Political Action Committee Campaign Finance Compliance Guidelines for Connecticut.

Resident Agent Requirement? Yes. C.G.S. § 9-602(a).

Local Bank Requirement? Yes.

What type of funds are allowed? Voluntary.

Registration and reporting requirements for Federal and Out-of-State PACs:

  • Under Connecticut law, neither federal nor out-of-state PACs may make contributions either to state candidates, state political committees, or state party committees. C.G.S. § 9-602(a).


Regular PAC

Mega PAC