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Some of the information on this page may be outdated with the coronavirus global pandemic.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.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION ON THE STATE LEGISLATURE OR TO FIND YOUR STATE ELECTED OFFICIALS, CLICK HERE.

Bill Information

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


CT S 25

2020

Infrastructure Bank and Public Private Partnerships

Status: Pending - Joint Committee on Banking

‍Date of Last Action:* 2/11/20

‍Author: Joint Banking Committee

‍Topics: Climate Change, Climate Change - Emissions Reduction, Renewable Energy

‍Summary: Establishes the Connecticut Infrastructure Bank and public-private partnerships for state-funded infrastructure improvement projects.

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CT S 354

2020

Green New Deal for the State

Status: Pending - Joint Committee on Labor and Public Employees

‍Date of Last Action:* 2/27/20

‍Author: Joint Labor and Public Employees

‍Topics: Climate Change, Climate Change - Emissions Reduction, Green Jobs, Renewable Energy

‍Summary: Establishes a green new deal for the state, creates jobs and transition the state to a clean, renewable energy economy.

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CT H 5008

2020

High Performance Green Building Standards

Status: Pending - Joint Committee on Energy and Technology

‍Date of Last Action:* 2/6/20

‍Author: Aresimowicz (D)

‍Topics: Energy Efficiency, Energy Efficiency - Building Codes and Standards

‍Summary: Concerns the establishment of high performance green building standards for voluntary adoption by municipalities, implements the Governor's budget recommendations.

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CT H 5418

2020

Clean Energy Incentives for Manufacturers

Status: Pending - Joint Committee on Commerce

‍Date of Last Action:* 3/2/20

‍Author: Joint Commerce

‍Topics: Financing Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Renewable Energy

‍Summary: Concerns clean energy incentives for manufacturers, requires the Commissioner of Economic and Community Development to study methods to incentivize manufacturers' use of clean energy.

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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)

Senators

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).

Recipient

Regular PAC

Mega PAC

Union