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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6040

 

January Session, 2009

 

LCO No. 1064

   

Referred to Committee on Planning and Development

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. WILLIS, 64th Dist.

SEN. RORABACK, 30th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRESERVATION OF STONE WALLS.

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

That the general statutes be amended to authorize municipalities to (1) adopt an ordinance providing for the preservation and maintenance of stone walls, and (2) establish an exemption or abatement from property taxes for owners who maintain such stone walls.

Statement of Purpose:

To protect the character of municipalities in the state by providing for the preservation of stone walls.