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General Assembly



January Session, 2017

LCO No. 6551



Offered by:


REP. KLARIDES, 114th Dist.

REP. CANDELORA, 86th Dist.

REP. HOYDICK, 120th Dist.

REP. O'DEA, 125th Dist.

REP. O'NEILL, 69th Dist.


To: Subst. House Bill No. 5589

File No. 577

Cal. No. 379


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

"Sec. 501. Section 9-605 of the general statutes is amended by adding subsection (f) as follows (Effective from passage):

(NEW) (f) Notwithstanding any provision of subsections (a) to (e), inclusive, of this section, a state senator or state representative shall not serve as chairperson, treasurer, deputy treasurer or other officer of, or otherwise establish or control, any political committee except (1) a legislative caucus committee, or (2) a legislative leadership committee.

Sec. 502. (NEW) (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding any provision of chapters 155 to 157, inclusive, of the general statutes, a candidate or committee required under section 9-603 of the general statutes to file any statement or certification with the town clerk of a municipality, pursuant to said chapters, shall not make any contribution to a legislative caucus committee, legislative leadership committee or state central committee. "

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

Sec. 501

from passage


Sec. 502

from passage

New section