Food and Drug Commissioner

Agency Website

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Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statutes Chapter 185

Agency History 

1947 July 1, Public Act 47-401

Established to enforce all laws previously enforced by the Dairy and Food Commissioner with the exception of dairy laws; also assumed from the State Police  all powers and duties concerning Weights and Measures

1959, Public Act 59-412

Merged with several other agencies to form the new Department of Consumer Protection

Published Histories/Articles

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Agency Documents

Check the State Library catalog for availability of publications by the agency:

Connecticut Commissioner of Food and Drugs.

Annual Reports are located in:

Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor [CSL Call Number ConnDoc F40 d]

State Archives Record Group: Not available

List of Commissioners


Years of Service

Frederick H. Holbrook


Theodore J. Richard


Attillio Frassinelli