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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 550

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 2478

   

Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. LEBEAU, 3rd Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING INTERVENTION IN PERMIT PROCEEDINGS PURSUANT TO THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT OF 1971.

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

That section 22a-19 of the general statutes be amended to require any person who intervenes in a proceeding and who is required to file a verified pleading to state with specificity the nature of the alleged pollution or destruction and disclose the legal entity funding such intervention.

Statement of Purpose:

To require persons intervening in certain matters to disclose the nature of any alleged environmental harm or pollution and the name of any legal entity who is funding such intervention.