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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6596

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1508

 

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Referred to Committee on HOUSING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. TERCYAK, 26th Dist.

 

AN ACT PROHIBITING INQUIRIES ABOUT CRIMINAL HISTORY ON CERTAIN APPLICATIONS FOR HOUSING.

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

That the general statutes be amended to prohibit inquiries about a prospective tenant's prior arrests, criminal charges or convictions on certain applications for housing.

Statement of Purpose:

To prohibit inquiries regarding a prospective tenant's criminal history on certain applications for housing.