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Library Materials

The Judicial Branch law libraries hold a number of items which may be of help in researching service animal and ADA law.  Search the online catalog for availability and locations. It is also recommended that you contact us to access the following articles:

  • "Service Animals in Schools" by Christina D. Ghio, Connecticut Lawyer Volume 24 Number 8 (April 2014)   

 
  • Sec. 22-364b. Control of dogs in proximity to guide dogs.

  • Sec.28-7. Local and joint organizations: Organization; powers; temporary aid.

  • Sec. 46a-44. Access of guide and assistance dogs to modes of public transportation and in places of public accommodation.

    See Public Act 17-102 - An Act Concerning Harassment of a Guide or Assistance Dog or the Handler of Such Dog. (Effective Oct. 1, 2017)
    [Amends Sec. 46a-44]

  • Sec. 46a-64. Discriminatory public accommodations practices prohibited. Penalty.

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