§ 53-10a Persons sentenced to life imprisonment prior to October 1, 1963
§ 53-20 Cruelty to persons
§ 53-21 Injury or risk of injury to, or impairing morals of, children. Sale of children
§ 53-21a Leaving child unsupervised in place of public accommodation or motor vehicle. Failure to report disappearance of a child
§ 53-22 Psychiatric examinations
§ 53-23 Abandonment of child under the age of six years
§ 53-23a Hazing
§ 53-34a Deprivation of rights of physically disabled and blind; class C misdemeanor
§ 53-34b Deprivation of the right to breast-feed one’s child
§ 53-36c Counsel for commission
§ 53-37 Ridicule on account of creed, religion, color, denomination, nationality or race
§ 53-37a Deprivation of a person’s civil rights by person wearing mask or hood: Class D felony
§ 53-37b Deprivation of a person’s equal rights and privileges by force or threat
§ 53-38 Fictitious notice of birth, marriage or death
§ 53-39 Malicious prosecution
§ 53-39a Indemnification of law enforcement unit members, certain special police and inspectors in the Division of Criminal Justice
§ 53-40 Blackmail
§ 53-41 Tattooing of persons restricted
§ 53-41a Surveillance devices in dressing rooms prohibited
§ 53-41b Ear piercing

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 939

  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.