OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5456

AN ACT CONCERNING LOCAL REPRESENTATION ON THE CONNECTICUT SITING COUNCIL AND THE LANGUAGE OF PROPERTY OWNER NOTICES FOR CERTAIN FACILITY APPLICATIONS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill has no fiscal impact. It requires, for any Connecticut Siting Council proceeding involving an electric distribution company, the council membership to include an elector of the municipality where a facility is being proposed. It also requires council proceeding notices provided to certain property owners to be written in “layman's terms.”

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None