TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Scope and Content

Arrangement

Restrictions

Index Terms

Container List

Accession T001595 1979-1992

Accession 1988-016 1980-1985

Accession 1994-002 1986-1992

Accession 1999-079 1995-1996

Accession 1999-080 1995-1996

Accession 2008-008 1981-2004

RG 002:029 Environment Committee Task Forces

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library Staff.

Copyright © 2008 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: Connecticut. General Assembly. Environment Committee
Title: Environment Committee Task Forces records
Dates: 1979-2004
Quantity: 19.25 cubic feet
Abstract: Records from various task forces of the Environment Committee.
Identification: RG002_029_ENV
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Scope and Content

Membership lists, agendas, minutes, legislative material and reference material from a number of Environmental Committee task forces. These task forces relate to various environmental issues including acid rain, boating, campgrounds, the dairy industry, environmental crimes, environmental permitting, farm land protection, hunting safety, electric and magnetic fields, hazardous waste, land use, low level radioactive waste, newsprint recycling, open space, packaging, pesticides, recycling, seafood, solid waste, the spaying and neutering of pets, water resources. The material present for each task force varies.

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Arrangement

Arranged by accession.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

These records are stored at an off-site facility and therefore may not be available on a same-day basis.

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Index Terms

Organizations:

Connecticut. Acid Rain Task Force
Connecticut. An Act Concerning Notification of the Application of Pesticides and Integrated Pesticide Management and Establishing a Pesticide Notofication Task Force
Connecticut. Blue Ribbon Task Force on State Acquisition of Open Space Land
Connecticut. Blue Ribbon Task Force to Preserve Connecticut's Dairy Industry
Connecticut. Environmental Crimes Task Force
Connecticut. Environmental Permitting Task Force
Connecticut. Farm Land Protection Task Force
Connecticut. General Assembly. Environment Committee
Connecticut. Governor's Task Force on Hunting and Public Safety
Connecticut. Intraagency Task Force Studying Electric and Magnetic Fields
Connecticut. Low Level Radioactive Waste Program
Connecticut. Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Task Force
Connecticut. Newsprint Recycling Task Force
Connecticut. Pesticide Task Force
Connecticut. Seafood Task Force
Connecticut. Spay/Neuter Task Force
Connecticut. Task Force on Class B Water Supplies
Connecticut. Task Force on Financing Recycling Facilities
Connecticut. Task Force to Develop Transportation Management Plans
Connecticut. Task Force to Review Issues Related to Regulation of Activities in Inland Wetlands Areas
Connecticut. Task Force to Study Bulky Waste and Special Waste Disposal
Connecticut. Task Force to Study Household and Other Non-Commercial Hazardous Waste
Connecticut. Task Force to Study Recreational Boating Opportunities
Connecticut. Task Force to Study Solid Waste Reduction by Packaging of Consumer Goods
Connecticut. Task Force to Study State Regulation of Tank Ships
Connecticut. Task Force to Study the Campground Industry
Connecticut. Task Force to Study the Development of Groundwater Strategy
Connecticut. Task Force to Study the Diversion of the Shepaug River
Connecticut. Task Force to Study the State Plan of Conservation and Development and Local and Regional Land Use Planning
Connecticut. Water Resources Task Force
Recreation and Natural Heritage Trust Program (Conn.)

Subjects:

Acid rain -- Connecticut
Agricultural conservation -- Connecticut
Air quality -- Connecticut
Boats and boatyards -- Connecticut
Camp sites, facilities, etc. -- Connecticut
Camping -- Connecticut
Climatic changes -- Government policy -- Connecticut
Connecticut. General Assembly. Environment Committee -- Records and correspondence
Dairy farms -- Connecticut
Drinking water -- Connecticut
Electromagnetic fields -- Health aspects -- Connecticut
Electromagnetism -- Physiological effect
Environmental policy -- Connecticut
Farms -- Connecticut
Global warming -- Government policy -- Connecticut
Harbors -- Government policy -- Connecticut
Hazardous waste sites -- Connecticut
Hazardous wastes -- Connecticut
Hunting -- Connecticut -- Safety measures
Land use -- Connecticut -- Planning
Land use -- Environmental aspects -- Connecticut
Low level radioactive waste disposal facilities -- Connecticut
Marinas -- Connecticut
Natural resources conservation areas -- Connecticut
Newspapers -- Connecticut -- Recycling
Offenses against the environment -- Connecticut
Open spaces -- Connecticut
Packaging -- Environmental aspects -- Connecticut
Pesticides -- Environmental aspects -- Connecticut
Pollution -- Connecticut
Radioactive waste disposal -- Connecticut
Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Connecticut
Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Economic aspects -- Connecticut
Recycling industry -- Connecticut -- Finance
Refuse and refuse disposal -- Connecticut
Seafood industry -- Connecticut
Shepaug River (Conn.) -- Water rights
Spaying
Tankers -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut
Traffic congestion -- Connecticut
Transportation -- Connecticut -- Planning
Waste disposal sites -- Connecticut
Waste products -- Connecticut
Water resources development -- Connecticut
Water-supply -- Connecticut
Wetland conservation -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut
Wetlands -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut

Document Types:

Agendas
Correspondence
Membership lists
Minutes
Reports

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Container List

Accession T001595, 1979-1992
Box
Membership meeting schedules, 1979 1
Minutes and agendas, 1979 January - April
Legislative matters
Summary of bills passed by Committee
Miscellaneous
Water company lands legislation report, 1980
Membership, meeting attendance and schedules, agendas and minutes, 1981
Acid Rain Task Force, 1981-1982
Minutes, 1981 September - 1982 October
Membership and background material
Meeting attendance and schedules, 1982
Agendas and minutes, 1982 January - April
Legislative matters: Summaries of bills, 1982
Staff, meeting schedules and attendance, 1983
Agendas and minutes, 1983
Air Quality Modeling Task Force, Interim study, meeting, 1983 October 21 2
Water Supply Task Force subcommittee meeting, 1983 November 28
Legislative matters: Summary, disposition of bills, 1983
Farmlands Preservation & Open Spaces Task Force meetings, 1983 August - 1984 January
Wild & Scenic Rivers, Interim study, meetings, 1983 November 10, 1984 January 12
Non-Ionizing Radiation Task Force, Interim study, meetings, 1983 December 6, 1984 January 21
Meeting attendance and schedules, 1984
Minutes and agendas, 1984 January - May
Environmental Crimes Task Force meetings, 1984 June - October
Legislative matters: Summaries of bills, 1984
Meeting attendance and schedules, 1985
Agendas and minutes, 1985
Roll call vote by tally sheets, 1985
PSB1 - CB5713
CB5840 - CB7439
CB7457 - RCB7839
Legislative matters: Summary, disposition of bills, 1985
Meeting attendance and schedules, 1986 3
Agendas and minutes (some copies of bills), 1986
Public hearings: Transcripts & testimony, 1986
Legislative matters: Summaries, disposition of bills, proposed legislation, 1986
Meeting attendance and schedules, 1987 4
Agendas and minutes, 1987
Roll call vote tally sheets, 1987
CB6 - RCB1078
RCB1118 - CB5422
CB5486 - RCB7211
RCB7212 - RCB7610
Miscellaneous, 1987
Schedules, 1988
Meeting agendas and minutes (some copies of bills), 1988 5
Miscellaneous Task Forces, 1988
Includes Long Island Sound, Packaging
Miscellaneous, 1988
Public hearing - miscellaneous, 1988
Environmental problems, proposed bills, 1988
Summary of bills, disposition of bills, priorities, 1988
Roll call vote tally sheets, 1988
SB22 - SB523
SB460 - SB5691 6
SB5692 - Sb5846
SHB5868 - SB6099
Agendas and minutes (some copies of bills), 1989
Public hearings - miscellaneous, 1989
Schedules, 1990 7
Agendas and minutes, 1990
Summary bills, Committee bill record, 1990
Membership, 1991
Agendas and minutes, 1991
Public hearing, 1991 March 15
Minutes, 1992 February 7
Accession 1988-016, 1980-1985
Hazardous Waste Environment Siting interim study 1
Asbestos: Final Report (volume 2)
Beverage Container Handling Fee Commission final report
Public hearing
Connecticut Area-wide Waste Treatment Management Board final report
Asbestos LRO memos
Still Waters: The Chilling Reality of Acid Rain
Acid Rain Task Force
Meeting minutes
Reports
Correspondence
Miscellaneous materials
Connecticut Water Resources Task Force
Background paper
Meeting minutes
Agenda
Environmental Crimes Task Force 2
Meeting minutes
Agendas
Reports
Farmland and Open Space Task Force
Meeting minutes
Agendas
Reports
Wild and Scenic River Interim Study Committee
Meeting minutes
Agendas,
Reports
Newspaper clippings
Household Hazardous Waste
Ambient Air Quality Modeling Interim Study
Non-Ionizing Radiation Interim Study
Beverage Container Handling Fee Commission
Audio tapes of meetings, 35 audio cassettes 3
Accession 1994-002, 1986-1992
Municipal Sold Waste (MSW) Recycling Task Force, 1986-1987 1
Packaging Task Force, 1987-1988
Public hearings, 1988
Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Advisory Council, 1987-1992
Budget
Miscellaneous correspondence, 1987-1988
Appointments, 1987-1988
Charge of Advisory Council, 1987-1988
Expenses - Recycling Conference, 1987-1988
MSWRAC report to legislature, 1987-1988
Meeting minutes, 1987-1988
Advisory Council, 1987 November 19
Meeting, 1987
Meeting, 1988 January 21
Minutes, 1988 February 1
Minutes (several meetings)
Packaging Symposium, 1988 September 20
Responses, 1988 September 20
Poop (sic) on participants
Meeting, 1988 September 20
Follow up
New beginnings
Dictating tapes, 2 tapes
Appointments, 1988-1989
Minutes, 1988-1989
Press conference, 1988-1989
Composting Subcommittee, 1988-1989
Collection Enforcement Subcommittee, 19888-1989
Demolition Working Group, 1988-1989
Marketing Subcommittee, 1988-1989
Packaging and Waste Reduction Subcommittee, 1988-1989
What dev (sic)
Appointments, 1989-1990 2
Meeting minutes, 1989-1990
Marketing Subcommittee, 1989-1990
Packaging and Waste Reduction, 1989-1990
Public Education Subcommittee, 1989-1990
Composting Subcommittee, 1989-1990
Plastics Recycling Subcommittee, 1990-1991
Report by Dr. Jack Wenzel, 1990 November 15
Invitational hearing on plastics recycling
Funding Sources Committee, circa 1990
Numbers
Miscellaneous
Reports - Invitation hearing on funding
Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Advisory Council, 1990-1992
Funding staff
Members, 1990-1992
Meeting minutes
Milk refillable meeting, 1992 February 6
Committee meetings, 1991-1992
Videotape: Returnable / Reusable Lexaw 8 oz milk bottle from GE
Sample bottle and two spare lids
Plastics Coding Fight, 1988-1989 3
Miscellaneous correspondence, 1988-1989
Plastics coding - industry proposals, 1988-1989
State statutes and regulations, 1988-1989
Miscellaneous, 1988-1989
Loose papers on various related topics, 1988-1989
MSWRAC mailing lists, 1988-1989
Purge (of mailing lists), 1991
Materials sent - MSWRAC, 1988-1992
Audiovisual tapes, 1986-1992
Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Advisory Council summary of meetings, 1987-1992 4
Minutes, agendas, notices, meetings, 1987-1992
Materials sent to MSWRAC members and mailing lists, 1988-1991
Correspondence - MSWRAC and related material, 1988-1992
Bills, 1988-1990
Public Act 88-231
History
White paper recycling - legislation
Implementation - DED plan
Mt. Auburn report - original
Dept. of Transportation
Package toxic study
State agency recycling plans
Dept. of Public Works - Solid waste recycling plans, 1990 October 1
H.B. 6641 Packaging Bill, 1989 5
Connecticut Waste Bill - different versions
Fee examples
Grocery store coupons
Dept. of Revenue Services
Post Committee
Industry send out
Sierra survey
Alternatives
Dept. of Environmental Protection Section 9
Distributors, brokers
EPA product charge studies, 1977
Vermont bill
Other states' bills
Connecticut industries
Related bills
Wks file
Public Act 87-544
History
Mandatory recycling regulations
H.B. 6641 1989 Packaging Bill
Final send-out
Final version
Hearing version
Post hearing
Notes, questions
News clippings
Strategy, schedule, sponsors
New England contracts
Prop sheets
Support
Send-out materials
Testimony
Con/Pro
Newspapers
1990 Session - Miscellaneous bills
Miscellaneous legislative materials 6
Municipal Solid Waste Recycling Trust Fund
Testimony, 1992 March 4
Reports
Toxic Bill, 1990
Recycling Law Revisions 1990 Session
Miscellaneous loose papers
PA 90-220 and PA90-249
Newsprint Recycling Task Force, 1989-1990
Report - Newsprint Recycling Task Force, 1990 March
Audio tapes, 1989-1990
Newspapers - post task force
Newsprint Task Force miscellaneous
Newsprint Recycling Task Force miscellaneous,
Corrected final copy
Appointments & letters 7
Letters to invitees
Newsprint report graphics
Newsprint Recycling Task Force , 1989-1990
Newsprint minutes
Originals
(Newsprint Recycling Task Force miscellaneous)
Articles
Paper - background
CPPA
Industry
Equity interests
Definitions, technology
Newsprint legislation - other states
New York report
Office of Legislative Research memos
ONP - Animal bedding
ONP - DEP marketing
ONP - Recycling
Pledges
Paper industry surveys
ONP Supply
Newsprint quality
Recycling
Smurfit Corp.
Supply, consumption
"Stop & Shop" circular - 100% recycled paper
CT Newsprint & Recycling Task Force Report (Draft), 1990 March
Newsprint report
(Newsprint report) Draft #2
Magazines: Presstime, 1988 December - 1989
Newspapers: Greenwich Time and The Advocate, 100% recycled paper
Extras
Accession 1999-079, 1995-1996
Bulky Waste Task Force meeting minutes and handouts, 1995-1996 1
Accession 1999-080, 1995-1996
Inland Wetlands Task Force meeting minutes and handouts, 1995-1996 1
Accession 2008-008, 1981-2004
Agriculture, 1986-1994 1
Animal Population Control Program, 1999-2001
Aquaculture School, Bridgeport Regional Vocational, 1993
Aquifer Protection Task Force, 1987-1991, undated
Includes reference material.
Bluff Point Coastal Reserve, 1992-1996
Campground Industry Task Force, 1985-1987
Includes membership list, agendas, minutes.
Class B Water Supplies Task Force, 1986
Includes report to the Environment Committee.
Compliance Task Force, 1994-1995
Includes meeting material from the January 5, 1995 meeting and reference material.
Composting, 1989-1991
Connecticut Resources Recovery Authority (CRRA), 1985-1992, 1995
Connecticut River Assembly, 1985-1994
Dairy Industry Task Force, 1989-1990
Includes minutes and reference material.
Electromagnetic Fields Task Force, 1989-1990
Includes reports.
Energy Advisory Board, 1992-1997
Includes reference material.
Environmental Crimes Task Force, 1990
Includes membership lists, agendas, reference material.
Environmental Permitting Task Force, 1992-1994 1-2
Includes membership lists, agendas, minutes, reports, reference material.
Fish, State, 1995-1996 2
Global warming, 1989-1990, 2001, 2005
Greenways Council, 1995
Griswold, Town of, 1995-1999
Material related to projects in the Town of Griswold.
Hazardous Waste, 1984-1997
Includes material related to the Emergency Response Commission, biomedical waste, and the Household Hazardous Waste Task Force.
Hunting and Public Safety Task Force, 1993 3
Includes reports.
Informational Committee, 1997 March 31
Includes agenda and handouts.
Inland Wetlands Task Force, 1995-1996
Includes membership lists, minutes, and legislative material.
Interstate Environmental Commission, 2000-2001
Interstate Sanitation Commission, 1988-1989
Land Use Planning Task Force, 1991
Reference material
Legislative material, 1990-1996
Covers a variety of topics.
Long Island Sound, 1989-1991 4
Low-level Radioactive Waste Task Force, 1985-2001
Includes reports and reference material.
Menhaden fishery, 1997-1999
Mercury and Lead Contamination Task Force, 1993-1996
Includes membership lists and reference material.
Motor fuel taxes, 1993-1996
Newsprint Recycling Task Force, 1989-1990
Includes membership lists, minutes, reports.
Oil Tanker Task Force, 1996
Includes membership lists and reference material.
Open Space Task Force, 1998
Includes reference material and press releases.
Permit Programs, Governor's Blue Ribbon Panel to Evaluate, 1996
Pesticide Notification Task Force, 1985-1990, 1997
Includes membership lists, minutes and reference material.
Property Transfer Program, 1995
Radon, 1988 5
Recreation and Natural Heritage Trust Program Advisory Board, 1986-1994
Includes membership lists, agendas, minutes, correspondence and reference material.
Recreational Boating Task Force, 1986
Includes membership lists, minutes, reference material.
Seafood Task Force, 1996-1997
Includes membership lists, agendas and minutes, and reports.
Site Remediation Task Force, 1995-1996
Include membership lists, legislative material, and draft proposals.
Shepaug River Task Force, 1996
Includes membership lists.
Small Business Assistance Program Compliance Advisory Panel, 1995
Solid Waste
Asbestos, 1981-1989
Ash, 1987-1989
Bottle Bill, 1984-1989, undated
Bulky Waste Disposal Facilities Task Force, 1987-1988
Bulky Waste Task Force, 1995-1996
Includes membership lists, minutes, legislative material, reports.
Financing Recycling Facilities Task Force, 1989-1990
Landfills, 1987-1990
Miscellaneous, 1986-1996
Municipal Solid Waste Task Force, 1986-1987
Includes appointments, schedules, agendas and reference material.
Plastics recycling, 1990, 1993
Recycling reports, 1992-2004 6
Reports, 1981-1991
Solid Waste Disposal Task Force, 1993-1994
Spay and Neuter Clinics Task Force, 1987-1988, 1992
Includes membership lists, agendas, reports, reference material.
Special Contaminated Property Remediation Advisory Board, 1996
Includes membership lists and legislative material.
Studies, 1987-1989, 1995
Transportation Management Plans, Task Force to Develop, 1990-1993
Includes minutes, reference material, reports.
Water standards, 1986, 1995-1996
Water Services Consolidation Task Force, 1987
Woodburning, 1988-1991, undated
Miscellaneous, 1991-1994
Audiotapes 7
Compliance Task Force, 1994 November - 1995 January
Environmental Permitting Task Force, 1993 September - December
Informational Committee, 1997 March 31
Solid Waste Task Force, 1993 September - 1994 February