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Amendment

 

January Session, 2013

LCO No. 6895

   
 

*SB0043206895SRO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. MCLACHLAN, 24th Dist.

 

To: Senate Bill No. 432

File No. 334

Cal. No. 252

"AN ACT CONCERNING AN AGREEMENT AMONG THE STATES TO ELECT THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES BY NATIONAL POPULAR VOTE. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Subsection (a) of section 3-69a of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective from passage):

[(a) (1) For the fiscal year ending June 30, 2005, the funds received under this part, excluding the proceeds from the sale of property deposited in the Special Abandoned Property Fund in accordance with section 3-62h, shall be deposited in the General Fund. ]

[(2)] (a) For the fiscal year ending June 30, [2006] 2014, and each fiscal year thereafter, [a portion of the funds received under this part shall, upon deposit in the General Fund, be credited to the Citizens' Election Fund established in section 9-701 as follows: (A) For the fiscal year ending June 30, 2006, seventeen million dollars, (B) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2007, sixteen million dollars, (C) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2008, seventeen million three hundred thousand dollars, and (D) for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2009, and each fiscal year thereafter, the amount deposited for the preceding fiscal year, adjusted in accordance with any change in the consumer price index for all urban consumers for such preceding fiscal year, as published by the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics. The State Treasurer shall determine such adjusted amount not later than thirty days after the end of such preceding fiscal year] the cash portion of all funds received under this part, including the proceeds from the sale of property, shall be deposited in the General Fund except as provided in section 3-62h.

Sec. 502. (NEW) (Effective from passage) (a) Wherever a reference to chapter 157 of the general statutes or to any section contained in said chapter 157 is used, such reference shall be deleted.

(b) The Legislative Commissioners' Office shall, in codifying the provisions of this section, make such technical, grammatical and punctuation changes as are necessary to carry out the purposes of this section.

Sec. 503. Sections 9-700 to 9-718, inclusive, 9-750 and 9-751 of the general statutes are repealed. (Effective from passage)"

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

Sec. 501

from passage

3-69a(a)

Sec. 502

from passage

New section

Sec. 503

from passage

Repealer section