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General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 5334

February Session, 2016

 

LCO No. 1062

 

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Referred to Committee on HOUSING

 

Introduced by:

 

(HSG)

 

AN ACT MAKING A TECHNICAL CORRECTION TO A STATUTE CONCERNING SUPPORTIVE HOUSING.

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

Section 1. Subsection (d) of section 8-345 of the 2016 supplement to the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2016):

(d) The commissioner may designate a portion of the rental assistance available under the program for tenant-based and project-based supportive housing units. To the extent practicable, rental assistance for supportive housing shall adhere to the requirements of the federal Housing Choice Voucher Program, 42 USC 1437f(o), relative to calculating the tenant's share of the rent to be paid.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2016

8-345(d)

Statement of Purpose:

To make changes to certain statutes concerning supportive housing.

[Proposed deletions are enclosed in brackets. Proposed additions are indicated by underline, except that when the entire text of a bill or resolution or a section of a bill or resolution is new, it is not underlined.]