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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5142

 

January Session, 2011

 

LCO No. 454

   

Referred to Committee on Planning and Development

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. SAMPSON, 80th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING PUBLIC HEARINGS ON THE LOCATION OF GROUP HOMES.

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

That the general statutes be amended to require a public hearing prior to the approval of any new group home within a municipality.

Statement of Purpose:

To mandate public hearings regarding the location of group homes.