Lottery Corporation, Connecticut

Agency Website

Statutory Authority

Connecticut General Statutes Sec. 12-802

Agency History

1971, Public Act 71-865

Established the Commission on Special Revenue, which initiates and administers the Connecticut State Lottery

1979, July 1, Public Act 79-404

Commission on Special Revenue is replaced by a Gaming Policy Board and a Division of Special Revenue within the Department of Business Regulation

1980, July 1, Public Act 80-482

Gaming Policy Board and Division of Special Revenue begin operating under the Department of Revenue Services for administrative purposes only following the abolition of the Department of Business Regulation

1996, July 1, Public Act 96-212

The State Lottery becomes a quasi-public corporation; name changed to Connecticut Lottery Corporation

Published Histories/Articles

History on the agency website.

“25 Years of Gambling in Connecticut.” Hartford Courant, Feb. 24, 1997, p. A1.

Agency Documents

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

Connecticut Lottery Corporation.

Annual Reports are located in:

See entry for Division of Special Revenue in the Digest of Administrative Reports to the Governor [CSL Call Number ConnDoc F40 d]
2002 -, online version

State Archives Record Group: Not available

List of Commissioners

Not available