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General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 339

February Session, 2018

 

LCO No. 1371

 

*01371_______ENV*

Referred to Committee on ENVIRONMENT

 

Introduced by:

 

(ENV)

 

AN ACT EXTENDING THE PROHIBITION ON MUNICIPAL ORDINANCES CONCERNING INVASIVE PLANTS.

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

Section 1. Subsection (e) of section 22a-381d of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof (Effective October 1, 2018):

(e) From July 1, 2009, until October 1, [2014] 2019, no municipality shall adopt any ordinance regarding the retail sale or purchase of any invasive plant.

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

Section 1

October 1, 2018

22a-381d(e)

Statement of Purpose:

To extend the prohibition on municipal ordinances concerning invasive plants.

[Proposed deletions are enclosed in brackets. Proposed additions are indicated by underline, except that when the entire text of a bill or resolution or a section of a bill or resolution is new, it is not underlined.]