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General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 5533

February Session, 2018

 

LCO No. 2389

 

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Referred to Committee on PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

(PD)

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE'S CONSOLIDATED PLAN FOR HOUSING AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT.

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

Section 1. Section 8-37t of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective from passage):

The Commissioner of Housing, in consultation with the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority, shall prepare the state's consolidated plan for housing and community development in accordance with 24 CFR Part 91, as amended from time to time. The consolidated plan for housing and community development shall set forth the state's specific numerical housing development and housing resource allocation goals for affirmatively furthering fair housing in accordance with 42 USC 3608(e)(5) and shall report on progress made towards such goals in the previous five years.

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

Section 1

from passage

8-37t

Statement of Purpose:

To specify certain fair housing goals in the state's consolidated plan for housing and community development and to report progress made towards such goals.

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