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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5231

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 1615

   

Referred to Committee on Human Services

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. KIRKLEY-BEY, 5th Dist.

REP. ROLDAN, 4th Dist.

REP. ROBLES, 6th Dist.

REP. MCCRORY, 7th Dist.

REP. GONZALEZ, 3rd Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROJECT TO PROVIDE HOUSING TO FAMILIES SEEKING EMERGENCY SHELTER.

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

That the general statutes be amended to establish a pilot project, within available appropriations, administered by the Department of Social Services in coordination with the Department of Children and Families and the Department of Economic and Community Development, to rapidly provide housing to families seeking emergency shelter.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide housing for families that need it.