Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

File No. 439

    January Session, 2009

Substitute House Bill No. 5254

House of Representatives, April 2, 2009

The Committee on Planning and Development reported through REP. SHARKEY of the 88th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the House, that the substitute bill ought to pass.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

July 1, 2009

8-3

Sec. 2

July 1, 2009

8-26c

Sec. 3

July 1, 2009

22a-42a

Sec. 4

July 1, 2009

8-26g

PD

Joint Favorable Subst.-LCO

 

Deadlines

Land Use Approval

Current Law

Bill

Residential site plans for projects with 400 or more units (CGS 8-3 (j))

Within 10 years of approval

No change

Business site plans for projects with at least 400,000 square feet (CGS 8-3 (j))

Between five and 10 years after approval

No change

Other site plans (CGS 8-3 (i))

Within five years of approval

Not less than eight years after approval

Subdivisions plans for 400 or more dwelling units (CGS 8-26g)

Within 10 years of approval

13 years after approval

Other subdivisions (CGS 8-26c (a))

Within five years of approval

Within eight years of approval

Wetlands permits for site plans and subdivisions (CGS 22a-42a (d)(2))

Permit expires five years after approval

Permits expire within eight years of approval

Other wetlands permits (CGS 22a-42a (d)(2))

Permit expires between two and five years after approval

Extensions

Land Use Approval

Current Law

Bill

Residential site plans for projects with 400 or more units (CGS 8-3 (j))

No extensions

No change

Business site plans for projects with at least 400,000 square feet (CGS 8-3 (j))

Up to 10 years of approval if the initial deadline was less than 10 years

No change

Other site plans (CGS 8-3 (i))

Up to 10 years from approval

Up to 13 years from approval

Subdivision plans for 400 or more dwelling uints (CGS 8-26g)

No extensions

No change

Other subdivisions (CGS 8-26c (b))

Up to 10 years from approval

Up to 13 years from approval

Wetlands permits for site plans and subdivisions (CGS 22a-42a (d)(2))

Permit expiration date may be extended up to 10 years from approval

Permit expiration date may be extended up to 13 years from approval

Other wetlands permits (CGS 22a-42a (d)(2))

 

Yea

18

Nay

0

(03/13/2009)

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