Special Election Scheduled In Stamford For Vacant State Rep. Seat

A special election must be held 46 days after the writ is issued.​ (Shutterstock)STAMFORD, CT — Gov. Ned Lamont has called for a special election i...

January 22, 2023
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A special election must be held 46 days after the writ is issued.​ (Shutterstock)STAMFORD, CT — Gov. Ned Lamont has called for a special election in Stamford to fill the vacancy left by former state Rep. Daniel Fox, who resigned from the 148th House District earlier this month.Under state law, the governor is required to issue a writ of special election within 10 days of a seat in the General Assembly becoming vacant, and a special election must be held 46 days after the writ is issued. Lamont issued the writ last Friday.

Richard Kaufman