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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 241

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2396

 

*02396*

Referred to Committee on PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. BYE, 5th Dist.

REP. SLAP, 19th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING PUBLIC WATER SYSTEM CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS.

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

That the general statutes be amended to require all public water system construction projects designed to move more than one hundred fifty thousand gallons of water be approved by a two-thirds majority of the member town legislative bodies before construction commences.

Statement of Purpose:

To allow public oversight of public water systems by elected officials.