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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6061

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 530

   

Referred to Committee on Judiciary

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. O'BRIEN T., 24th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF TENANTS IN FORECLOSED PROPERTY.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 47a-20e of the general statutes be amended to prohibit a mortgagee, lienholder or successor in interest from evicting a tenant, after a foreclosure action, during the term of a rental agreement if the tenant continues to pay rent and otherwise complies with the terms of the rental agreement.

Statement of Purpose:

To prohibit the eviction of tenants in good standing when their dwellings have been foreclosed upon.