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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 726

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 3212

 

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Referred to Committee on JUDICIARY

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. SLOSSBERG, 14th Dist.

SEN. HARTLEY, 15th Dist.

SEN. OSTEN, 19th Dist.

SEN. BYE, 5th Dist.

SEN. MOORE, 22nd Dist.

SEN. GERRATANA, 6th Dist.

SEN. FLEXER, 29th Dist.

AN ACT CONCERNING CRIME VICTIM COMPENSATION FOR VICTIMS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT.

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

That section 54-211 of the general statutes be amended to raise the crime victim compensation limit to twenty-five thousand dollars in the case of a victim of sexual assault.

Statement of Purpose:

To raise the crime victim compensation limit for victims of sexual assault.