2021 Public Policy Priorities

The 2021 session of the CT General Assembly faced challenges unlike any in its history.  The Covid pandemic moved all activities online.   Our goal is to provide information to UConn Strong supporters to assist in their advocacy efforts.   UConn Strong testified in front of key legislative committees and worked with local media outlets to get the word out to decision-makers on the important nature of these proposals.

Despite the Covid challenges, we were able to achieve success:

UConn Foundation Fundraising

PA 21-19 was signed into law by Governor Lamont on 5/26/21.  This law is critical to the UConn Foundation's efforts to raise funds in support of UConn.  Click on the link below for more details.

S.B. No. 996 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDRAISING BY THE FOUNDATION OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT.