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General Assembly

Amendment

 

February Session, 2016

LCO No. 5928

   
 

*HB0534005928SDO*

Offered by:

 

SEN. SLOSSBERG, 14th Dist.

 

To: Subst. House Bill No. 5340

File No. 773

Cal. No. 561

"AN ACT CONCERNING THE REPLACEMENT OF HOUSING PROJECTS BY HOUSING AUTHORITIES. "

After the last section, add the following and renumber sections and internal references accordingly:

"Sec. 501. Subdivision (6) of subsection (l) of section 8-30g of the general statutes, as amended by section 1 of substitute house bill 5363 of the current session, is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2016):

(6) For purposes of this subsection, housing unit-equivalent points shall be determined by the commissioner as follows: (A) No points shall be awarded for a unit unless its occupancy is restricted to persons and families whose income is equal to or less than eighty per cent of median income, except that unrestricted units in a set-aside development shall be awarded one-fourth point each. (B) Family units restricted to persons and families whose income is equal to or less than eighty per cent of median income shall be awarded one point if an ownership unit and one and one-half points if a rental unit. (C) Family units restricted to persons and families whose income is equal to or less than sixty per cent of median income shall be awarded one and one-half points if an ownership unit and two points if a rental unit. (D) Family units restricted to persons and families whose income is equal to or less than forty per cent of median income shall be awarded two points if an ownership unit and two and one-half points if a rental unit. (E) Restricted family units containing at least three bedrooms shall be awarded an additional one-fourth point. (F) Elderly units restricted to persons and families whose income is equal to or less than eighty per cent of median income shall be awarded one-half point. [(F)] (G) If at least fifty per cent of the total restricted units submitted by a municipality as part of an application for a certificate of affordable housing project completion are family units, any elderly units submitted within such application shall be awarded an additional one-half point. (H) Restricted family units located within an approved incentive housing development, as defined in section 8-13m, as amended by this act, shall be awarded an additional one-fourth point. (I) A set-aside development containing family units which are rental units shall be awarded additional points equal to twenty-two per cent of the total points awarded to such development, provided the application for such development was filed with the commission prior to July 6, 1995. "

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

Sec. 501

October 1, 2016

8-30g(l)(6)