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General Assembly

File No. 218

    February Session, 2018

Senate Bill No. 308

Senate, April 4, 2018

The Committee on General Law reported through SEN. LEONE of the 27th Dist. and SEN. WITKOS of the 8th Dist., Chairpersons of the Committee on the part of the Senate, that the bill ought to pass.

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION.

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

Section 1. (NEW) (Effective January 1, 2019) The Commissioner of Consumer Protection shall adopt regulations, in accordance with the provisions of chapter 54 of the general statutes, regarding the efficient organization of the Department of Consumer Protection.

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

Section 1

January 1, 2019

New section

GL

Joint Favorable

 

The following Fiscal Impact Statement and Bill Analysis are prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for purposes of information, summarization and explanation and do not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

This bill results in no fiscal impact as the Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) has the expertise to adopt regulations regarding the efficient organization of DCP.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

OLR Bill Analysis

SB 308

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF CONSUMER PROTECTION.

SUMMARY

This bill requires the consumer protection commissioner to adopt regulations regarding the efficient organization of the Department of Consumer Protection.

EFFECTIVE DATE: January 1, 2019

COMMITTEE ACTION

General Law Committee

Joint Favorable

Yea

17

Nay

0

(03/20/2018)

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