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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5620

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1034

 

*01034*

Referred to Committee on PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. STANESKI, 119th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING VOTING REQUIREMENTS FOR PASSAGE OF UNFUNDED MUNICIPAL MANDATES.

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

That section 2-32b of the general statutes be amended to provide that no bill creating or enlarging a state mandate to local governments shall be enacted except upon approval by a vote of at least two-thirds of the members of each chamber of the General Assembly.

Statement of Purpose:

To require new municipal mandates to be approved by at least two-thirds of the members of the House and Senate.