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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5358

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1078

 

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Referred to Committee on HUMAN SERVICES

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. D'AGOSTINO, 91st Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A BILL OF RIGHTS FOR RESIDENTS OF CONTINUING-CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES.

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

That title 17b of the general statutes be amended to establish a bill of rights for residents of continuing-care retirement communities that includes, but is not limited to, provisions requiring (1) additional financial disclosures by owners of such communities, (2) greater input from residents in the decision-making process, and (3) additional state oversight.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide greater protections for residents of continuing-care retirement communities.