OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-6694

AN ACT CONCERNING FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION IN PUBLIC HOUSING.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill, which regulates the use of common facilities at public housing projects for political activities by tenants, has no state or municipal fiscal impact. Housing authorities, nonprofit corporations, municipalities, and municipal developers can accommodate this regulation with no additional resources.

Housing authorities are autonomous governmental entities which are financed through rental collections (CGS 8-45) and the issuance of bonds (CGS 8-52). They may also accept federal and state grants (CGS 8-56) as well as donations from municipalities (CGS 8-61).

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None