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General Assembly



January Session, 2009

LCO No. 6092



Offered by:


SEN. MCKINNEY, 28th Dist.

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

SEN. RORABACK, 30th Dist.


To: Senate Bill No. 384

File No. 532

Cal. No. 365

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding any provision of the general statutes, no bill or amendment before the General Assembly creating or enlarging a state mandate, as defined in subdivision (2) of subsection (a) of section 2-32b of the general statutes, to local governments, as defined in subdivision (1) of subsection (a) of said section 2-32b, shall be considered passed or agreed to except upon the affirmative vote of at least two-thirds of the members present in each chamber. "