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Amendment

 

January Session, 2013

LCO No. 8654

   
 

*HB0670408654SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. WITKOS, 8th Dist.

 

To: House Bill No. 6704

File No.

Cal. No. 692

(As Amended by House Amendment Schedule "A")

"AN ACT CONCERNING EXPENDITURES AND REVENUE FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2015. "

Strike section 79 in its entirety and insert the following in lieu thereof:

"Sec. 79. Section 12-412 of the general statutes is amended by adding subdivision (119) as follows (Effective July 1, 2013):

(NEW) (119) (A) On and after June 1, 2015, sales of any article of clothing or footwear intended to be worn on or about the human body, the cost of which to the purchaser is less than fifty dollars.

(B) For purposes of this subdivision, clothing or footwear shall not include (i) any special clothing or footwear primarily designed for athletic activity or protective use, other than special clothing or footwear used for organized youth sports, that is not normally worn except when used for the athletic activity or protective use for which it was designed, and (ii) jewelry, handbags, luggage, umbrellas, wallets, watches and similar items carried on or about the human body but not worn on the body in the manner characteristic of clothing intended for exemption under this subdivision. "