Connecticut Seal

General Assembly

File No. 163

    January Session, 2011

Senate Bill No. 869

Senate, March 23, 2011

The Committee on Planning and Development reported through SEN. CASSANO of the 4th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the Senate, that the bill ought to pass.

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

Section 1

October 1, 2011

22a-42a(d)

PD

Joint Favorable

 

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 12 $

FY 13 $

Department of Environmental Protection

GF - Potential Revenue Loss

Minimal

Minimal

Municipalities

Effect

FY 12 $

FY 13 $

Various Municipalities

Potential Revenue Loss

Minimal

Minimal

Yea

20

Nay

0

(03/07/2011)

TOP

1 Pursuant to Section 8-1c CGS, any municipality may establish a schedule of reasonable fees for the processing of applications by a zoning commission, planning commission, combined planning and zoning commission, zoning board of appeals or inland wetlands commission.

2 Pursuant to Section 22a-27j, an additional $60 fee is paid by applicants seeking approval from planning and zoning, wetlands and coastal management agencies. $2 of such fee is retained at the local level for administrative costs, with the remaining $58 remitted to the DEP for deposit into the General Fund. $873,503 was collected in FY 10.