Appropriations Committee

The Appropriations Committee is one of the joint standing committees of the Connecticut General Assembly. It is composed of 57 members ‑ 12 Senators and 45 Representatives.

The committee has cognizance of all matters relating to appropriations and the budgets of state agencies. Other issues under the committee’s jurisdiction include matters relating to state employees’ salaries, benefits and retirement, teachers’ retirement and veterans’ pensions and collective bargaining agreements and arbitration awards for all state employees.


Appropriations Committee
  • Legislative Office Building, Room 2700
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  •   (860) 240‑0390
S32 Member Berthel, Eric C. R
S30 Vice Chair Miner, Craig R
S29 Member Flexer, Mae D
S20 Co-Chair Formica, Paul M. R
S19 Co-Chair Osten, Catherine A. D
S18 Member Somers, Heather Bond R
S16 Member Markley, Joe R
S15 Vice Chair Hartley, Joan V. D
S14 Member Slossberg, Gayle S. D
S10 Member Winfield, Gary A. D
S07 Member Kissel, John A. R
S06 Member Gerratana, Terry B. D
142 Member Wilms, Fred R
139 Member Ryan, Kevin D
137 Member Perone, Chris D
130 Vice Chair Santiago, Ezequiel D
128 Member Rosario, Christopher D
124 Member Baker, Andre F. D
119 Member Staneski, Pam R
116 Member DiMassa, Michael A. D
115 Member Borer, Dorinda D
112 Member Sredzinski, J.P. R
106 Member Bolinsky, Mitch R
101 Member Kokoruda, Noreen S. R
095 Member Candelaria, Juan R. D
094 Member Porter, Robyn A. D
093 Co-Chair Walker, Toni E. D
092 Member Dillon, Patricia A. D
083 Member Abercrombie, Catherine F. D
078 Member Betts, Whit R
075 Member Reyes, Geraldo C. D
069 Member O Neill, Arthur J. R
064 Member Ohler, Brian M. R
063 Member Case, Jay M. R
061 Member Zawistowski, Tami R
060 Member Storms, Scott A. R
059 Member Hall, Carol R
058 Member Stokes, Greg R
054 Member Haddad, Gregory D
053 Member Belsito, Sam R
049 Member Johnson, Susan M. D
042 Member France, Mike R
039 Vice Chair Soto, Chris D
038 Member McCarty, Kathleen M. R
034 Ranking Member Ziobron, Melissa H. R
026 Member Tercyak, Peter A. D
022 Member Petit, William A. R
018 Member Fleischmann, Andrew M. D
017 Member LeGeyt, Timothy B. R
011 Member Currey, Jeff D
010 Vice Chair Genga, Henry J. D
003 Member Gonzalez, Minnie D

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