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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5889

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 1993

   

Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. BUTLER, 72nd Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A STATE INCOME TAX CREDIT FOR IMMEDIATE FAMILY MEMBERS OF VICTIMS OF CAPITAL FELONY OR THE CLASS A FELONY OF MURDER WITH SPECIAL CIRCUMSTANCES.

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

That chapter 229 of the general statutes be amended to provide a state income tax credit in the amount of one thousand dollars per taxable year to an immediate family member of a victim of a capital felony or the class A felony of murder with special circumstances.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide a state income tax credit to any immediate family member of a victim of a capital felony or the class A felony of murder with special circumstances.