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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 699

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 1082

 

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Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. FRANTZ, 36th Dist.

REP. FLOREN, 149th Dist.

REP. CAMILLO, 151st Dist.

REP. BOCCHINO, 150th Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A MINIMUM AGE FOR TOWING ANY PERSON BY VESSEL AND REQUIRING THE COMPLETION OF A SAFE TOWING COURSE PRIOR TO ENGAGING IN SUCH TOWING BY VESSEL.

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

That the general statutes be amended to: (1) Prohibit any person under the age of eighteen from towing any person on any apparatus by vessel, and (2) establish a safe towing by vessel course that shall be successfully completed prior to engaging in such towing.

Statement of Purpose:

To establish a law in Connecticut that provides for the safe towing of a person on any apparatus by vessel.