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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5152

 

February Session, 2016

 

LCO No. 782

 

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Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. DEMICCO, 21st Dist.

 

AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE TO ASSIST BUSINESSES WITH INCREASING HANDICAPPED ACCESSIBILITY TO THEIR FACILITIES.

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

That the State Bond Commission be empowered to authorize the issuance of bonds of the state in accordance with section 3-20 of the general statutes, in principal amounts not exceeding in the aggregate ____ dollars, the proceeds of which shall be used by the Department of Economic and Community Development for the purpose of providing grants-in-aid to businesses seeking to increase handicapped accessibility to their facilities.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide funds to assist businesses with increasing handicapped accessibility to their facilities.