Aging, Department on

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Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 17a-317

Agency History

1957, Public Act 57-633

Commission for Services for Elderly Persons established

1969, Public Act 69-814

Functions absorbed by new Department on Aging and the new Advisory Council on Aging

1993, Public Act 93-262

Department on Aging absorbed into Department of Social Services, becomes the Division of Elderly Services

2010, Public Act 10-179

Name changed to Division of Aging Services

2012, Public Act 12-1 (June 12 Sp. Sess.) Sec. 19

Independent Department on Aging reestablished

2013, Public Act 13-125

Absorbed the duties of the Office of Long Term Care Ombudsman

Published Histories/Articles

 

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Agency Documents

Check the State Library catalog for availability of agency publications:

Annual Reports are located in:

1957, 1967-1993, [CSL Call Number ConnDoc Ag79 rep]

1993-, [CSL Call Number ConnDoc So25eL anre]

State Archives Record Group: RG 164

 

List of Commissioners


Name

Years of Service

Joseph C. Buckley

1957

Judge George Schwolsky

1958-1959

Dr. Donald P. Kent

1959-1961

Beatrice S. Sanderson

1961-1965

Sholom Bloom

1965-1966

Carmen Romano

1966-1971

Mother M. Bernadette De Lourdes

1971-1975

Charles E. Odell

1975-1976

William R. Ratchford

1976-1978

William N. MacKay

1978

Marin J. Shealy

1978-1982

Mary Ellen Klinck

1982-1990

Edith Gelt Prague

1990-1992

A. Cynthia Matthews

1992-1993

Edith G. Prague

2013-2014

 

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