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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2010

LCO No. 4360

   
 

*HB0524604360HDO*

Offered by:

 

REP. JOHNSTON, 51st Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5246

File No. 314

Cal. No. 169

In line 16, after "for" insert ":", bracket "use" and after the closing bracket insert "(1) Use"

In line 17, after "for" insert "(A)"

In line 18, after "17b-850" insert ", and (B) payments to landlords for any losses incurred due to premature termination or interruption of rental agreements pursuant to section 2 or 3 of this act;" and after "and" insert "(2) use"

In line 25, after "organizations" insert "providing shelter services and rape crisis services"

In line 26, after the period insert "The Commissioner of Social Services shall distribute such funds to a landlord who incurs a loss pursuant to section 2 or 3 of this act not later than thirty calendar days after the landlord receives notice from a tenant pursuant to section 2 or 3 of this act."

Strike lines 43 to 48, inclusive, in their entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof: "family violence. "

In line 53, after the comma insert the following: "provided any rental arrearage or cost incurred by a landlord due to such termination of the rental agreement shall be paid to said landlord from the account described in subsection (a) of this section and"

In line 74, strike "make the"

In line 75, strike "payment" and insert the following in lieu thereof: "reimburse the Department of Social Services for the arrearage paid to the landlord from the account described in subsection (a) of this section"

Strike lines 78 to 83, inclusive, in their entirety, and insert the following in lieu thereof: "family violence. If the rent has been paid in"

In line 91, after "date" insert the following: ", provided the deferred amount shall be paid to the landlord from the shelter service account by the Commissioner of Social Services not later than thirty calendar days after receipt of the tenant's notice as required in section 2 or 3 of this act"

In line 113, after "agreement" insert "solely"

In line 120, after "entitled" insert "solely"

In line 127, strike "purpose" and insert "purposes" in lieu thereof

In line 129, after "week" insert the following: "and making payments to landlords incurring losses pursuant to section 2 and 3 of this act"