Advocacy Updates

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2024 CT Key Legislative Dates

Connecticut Dollar For Rent Breakdown 2023

National Dollar For Rent Breakdown 2023

CTAA In the News:

Just Cause Eviction Will Backfire 2.25.24

Wrong Way to Protect Residents 2.20.24

CT Advocates Push for More Just Cause Evictions, Transit-Oriented Housing 2.16.24

CT Tenants Seeking More Rights 2.16.24

CT Landlords Speak Out Against Proposed Expansions of Tenant Eviction Rights 2.16.24

Tenants Speak Out Against No Fault Eviction 2.16.24

Landlords Vow to Fight Expansion of Eviction Protection 2.14.24

Access to CT Rental Homes for all hinges on boosting supply 12/27/2023

Standing up for CT Residents 9.9.2023

Let’s Get to Connecticut’s Unfinished Business of Boosting the Housing Supply for All Ages and Incomes 6.21.23

Legislature Should Protect Property Rights 4.2.23

We Need to Build in Connecticut 3.19.23

State Needs More, Better Rental Homes 2.25.23

Renters, tenants clash over bill that would cap annual rent increases 2.21.23

Pubic Hearing on rent caps continues 2.21.23

Public hearing on bill that would cap rent in CT draws in hundreds 2.21.23

With a 20% increase in rent, a new proposal would cap prices for CT residents 2.21.23

Public hearing on proposed CT rent caps pulls in hundreds of responses from landlords and tenants 2.21.23

Legislative Updates

CTAA has been preparing for our upcoming legislative session in many ways. We have already met with Majority Leaders, Committee Chairs, and with our greater Connecticut Housing Coalition Group. 

Priority Bills

HB 5156
AN ACT REQUIRING NOTICES OF RENT INCREASES.

Bill Description:
To prohibit (1) any rental agreement from providing a tenant with less than sixty days' notice of any increase in rent, and (2) a landlord from issuing a notice to quit based on a tenant's refusal to accept an increase in rent unless such tenant has been provided not less than sixty days' notice of such increase in rent.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (4 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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HB 5242
AN ACT CONCERNING THE COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES OF CRIMINAL RECORDS ON HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES.

Bill Description:
To prohibit housing providers from considering a prospective tenant's felony conviction in connection with a rental application after certain time periods.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (7 cosponsors)

CTAA Note:
Public Hearing scheduled for 2/27

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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HB 5334
AN ACT REQUIRING THE MAJORITY LEADERS' ROUNDTABLE GROUP ON AFFORDABLE HOUSING TO STUDY RESIDENTIAL MOBILITY COUNSELING PROGRAMS IN THE STATE.

Bill Description:
To require the majority leaders' roundtable group on affordable housing to study the effectiveness of residence mobility counseling programs in the state.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5337
AN ACT CONCERNING AFFORDABLE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT PRACTICES.

Bill Description:
To (1) require a surety bond from any developer who submits an affordable housing application to a zoning commission, and (2) allow a municipality to award funds from a tax increment district master plan fund for improvements to certain affordable housing if pursuant to an agreement with the owner to renew the affordable deed covenants or restrictions concerning such affordable housing.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 6
AN ACT CONCERNING HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To make housing more affordable for Connecticut residents.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (21 cosponsors)

General Note:
This is Moore housing bill.

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 143
AN ACT CONCERNING EVICTIONS FOR CAUSE.

Bill Description:
To require cause for the eviction of certain tenants and residents of mobile manufactured home parks.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (8 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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SB 209
AN ACT CONCERNING NONRESIDENT LANDLORD REGISTRATION AND INCREASING PENALTIES FOR REPEAT BUILDING AND FIRE CODE VIOLATIONS.

Bill Description:
To (1) require certain nonresident landlords, project-based housing providers or agents in charge of rental properties to register certain personal identifying information, and (2) to increase penalties for repeat violations of building and fire codes.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (3 cosponsors)

CTAA Note:
SB 209 requires certain nonresident landlords, project-based housing providers or agents in charge of rental properties to register certain personal identifying information and increases the penalties for repeat violations of building and fire codes.

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/27 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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SB 268
AN ACT REQUIRING A STUDY OF ADVANCE RENTAL PAYMENTS.

Bill Description:
To require the Commissioner of Housing to study the potential impacts of allowing landlords to accept advance rental payments from tenants of residential dwelling units.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5419
AN ACT CONCERNING THE AUTHORITY OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL TO INITIATE LEGAL ACTIONS IN RESPONSE TO ALLEGED DISCRIMINATORY HOUSING PRACTICES.

Bill Description:
To permit the Attorney General to bring legal actions in response to alleged discriminatory housing practices.

Sponsors:
Judiciary Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary (3/6)

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Monitored Bills

HB 5047
AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATIONS FOR GENERAL GOVERNMENT.

Bill Description:
To implement the Governor's budget recommendations.

Sponsors:
REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR PURSUANT TO JOINT RULE 9 (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Appropriations (2/8)

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HB 5048
AN ACT ADJUSTING THE STATE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2025.

Bill Description:
To implement the Governor's budget recommendations.

Sponsors:
REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR PURSUANT TO JOINT RULE 9 (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Public Hearing 02/16 (2/13)

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HB 5049
AN ACT MAKING DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2024.

Bill Description:
To implement the Governor's budget recommendations.

Sponsors:
REQUEST OF THE GOVERNOR PURSUANT TO JOINT RULE 9 (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Appropriations (2/8)

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HB 5091
AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR HOUSING SERVICES.

Bill Description:
To invest twenty million dollars to stabilize and strengthen the state's homeless response system.

Sponsors:
Sen. Saud Anwar (S3); Rep. Aimee Berger-Girvalo (111); Rep. Kevin Brown (56); Rep. Aundre Bumgardner (41); Rep. Brandon Chafee (33); Rep. Michelle L. Cook (65); Rep. Eleni Kavros DeGraw (17); Rep. Mike Demicco (21); Rep. Jillian Gilchrest (18); Rep. Anne M. Hughes (135); Sen. Matthew L. Lesser (S9); Rep. Geoff Luxenberg (12); Rep. Christine Palm (36); Rep. Robyn A. Porter (94); Sen. MD Rahman (S4); Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes (75); Rep. Kadeem Roberts (137); Rep. Emmanuel Sanchez (24); Rep. Robert Sanchez (25); Rep. Gary A. Turco (27); Rep. Mary Welander (114) (2 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Appropriations (2/14)

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HB 5115
AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR GRANTS-IN-AID TO CERTAIN NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To provide funding for certain nonprofits to develop affordable housing projects in collaboration with local public housing authorities.

Sponsors:
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria (95) (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding (2/14)

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HB 5120
AN ACT AUTHORIZING BONDS OF THE STATE FOR SUPPORTIVE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT.

Bill Description:
To provide funding for supportive housing developments to provide additional units of affordable housing with support services.

Sponsors:
Rep. Jason Doucette (13) (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding (2/14)

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HB 5152
AN ACT CONCERNING RENTERS IN COMMON INTEREST OWNERSHIP COMMUNITIES.

Bill Description:
To prohibit common interest ownership communities from enacting or enforcing restrictions that limit the number of rented units to less than fifty per cent.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/20 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/16)

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HB 5153
AN ACT CONCERNING PROJECT ELIGIBILITY FOR THE WORKFORCE HOUSING OPPORTUNITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM.

Bill Description:
To modify the percentage of workforce housing opportunity development project units that shall be rented at market rate and to eligible workforce populations.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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HB 5154
AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS FOR THE SECURITY DEPOSIT GUARANTY PROGRAM.

Bill Description:
To provide funding for the security deposit guaranty program.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (2 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations (3/5)

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HB 5158
AN ACT CONCERNING THE STANDARDIZED VALUATION OF AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To standardize the methodology used to determine the present true and actual value of real property classified as affordable housing.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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HB 5178
AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF AFFORDABLE HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To provide funding for the Department of Housing for the development of housing projects comprised of one hundred per cent affordable units.

Sponsors:
Rep. Juan R. Candelaria (95); Rep. Anabel D. Figueroa (148); Rep. Minnie Gonzalez (3); Rep. Geraldo C. Reyes (75); Rep. Christopher Rosario (128); Rep. Robert Sanchez (25); Rep. Emmanuel Sanchez (24); Rep. James Sanchez (6); Rep. Hilda E. Santiago (84); Rep. Farley Santos (109) (3 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Housing (2/15)

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HB 5186
AN ACT DEDICATING A PORTION OF THE ROOM OCCUPANCY TAX ON SHORT-TERM RENTALS TO MUNICIPALITIES.

Bill Description:
To provide that a portion of the revenue generated from the room occupancy tax on short-term rentals be dedicated to the municipalities in which such rentals are located.

Sponsors:
Rep. Aundre Bumgardner (41) (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Finance, Revenue and Bonding (2/20)

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HB 5335
AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT OF MIDDLE HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To provide municipalities with one-quarter housing unit-equivalent point for each middle housing unit developed as of right.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5390
AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSIT-ORIENTED COMMUNITIES.

Bill Description:
To (1) provide financial incentives for municipalities that adopt certain transit-oriented development policies and to coordinate related state funds through the Office of Responsible Growth, (2) establish the interagency council on housing development, (3) direct the State Responsible Growth Coordinator to establish a fund for the expansion of water and sewerage infrastructure, (4) to allow the coordinator to provide additional funding for certain infrastructure projects, and (5) to include transit-oriented districts in the definition of housing growth zones.

Sponsors:
Planning and Development Committee (3 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
PD Public Hearing: Wed 3/6 10:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5391
AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE HOUSING DENSITY RATING PROGRAM.

Bill Description:
To establish the housing density rating program to encourage municipalities to adopt zoning regulations that allow for the development of greater housing density.

Sponsors:
Planning and Development Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
PD Public Hearing: Wed 3/6 10:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 2
AN ACT CONCERNING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE.

Bill Description:
To: (1) Establish requirements concerning the development, deployment and use of certain artificial intelligence systems; (2) establish an Artificial Intelligence Advisory Council; (3) prohibit dissemination of certain synthetic images; (4) prohibit distribution of, and agreements to distribute, certain deceptive media concerning elections; (5) require state agencies to study potential uses of generative artificial intelligence and propose pilot projects; (6) require the Commissioner of Administrative Services to provide training concerning generative artificial intelligence; (7) require the Chief Workforce Officer to (A) incorporate artificial intelligence training into workforce training programs, and (B) design a broadband outreach program; (8) require the Board of Regents for Higher Education to establish (A) a "Connecticut Citizens AI Academy", and (B) certificate programs in fields related to artificial intelligence; and (9) require the Department of Economic and Community Development to (A) develop a plan to offer high-performance computing services, (B) establish a confidential computing cluster, and (C) conduct a "CT AI Symposium".

Sponsors:
General Law Committee (28 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
GL Public Hearing: Thu 2/29 12:00 PM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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SB 7
AN ACT CONCERNING CONNECTICUT PAID SICK DAYS.

Bill Description:
To support paid sick days.

Sponsors:
Labor and Public Employees Committee (22 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
LAB Public Hearing: Thu 2/22 10:00 AM @ ROOM 1D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/16)

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SB 142
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A HOUSING AUTHORITY RESIDENT QUALITY OF LIFE IMPROVEMENT GRANT PROGRAM AND A HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER TASK FORCE.

Bill Description:
To establish (1) a resident quality of life improvement grant program, and (2) a housing choice voucher task force.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (2 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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SB 146
AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM AND OTHER HOUSING VOUCHER PROGRAMS.

Bill Description:
To modify the rental assistance program to (1) increase the effective duration of rental assistance program certificates, (2) reduce eligible unit inspection periods, (3) require that program payments to landlords begin within ten days of the commencement of a qualifying tenancy, (4) provide for the electronic signature and electronic submission of all program documents, (5) create an online tool that allows interested parties to calculate housing authority payments under the program, (6) allow the Commissioner of Housing to adjust maximum rent levels for certain housing assistance programs, and (7) notify prospective tenants of the portability of rental assistance program certificates and other housing vouchers.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/20 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/16)

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SB 147
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF RENTAL SAVINGS ACCOUNTS.

Bill Description:
To establish a task force to study the implementation of rental savings accounts.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/20 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/16)

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SB 207
AN ACT CONCERNING HOUSING AUTHORITY JURISDICTION.

Bill Description:
To allow a housing authority to expand its jurisdiction to include other municipalities.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (2 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (3/1)

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SB 208
AN ACT REVISING A STATUTE CONCERNING HOUSING.

Bill Description:
To make technical changes to a statute concerning housing.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/27 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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SB 265
AN ACT REQUIRING ANNUAL REPORTS CONCERNING WAITLISTS FOR THE RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

Bill Description:
To require that the Commissioner of Housing report additional information concerning the administration of waitlists for the rental assistance program on an annual basis.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5243
AN ACT REVISING A STATUTE CONCERNING HOUSING DEVELOPMENT.

Bill Description:
To make technical changes to a statute concerning housing growth in the state.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 2/27 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2B  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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HB 5288
AN ACT ALIGNING STATE LAW WITH FEDERAL LAW CONCERNING SERVICE ANIMALS.

Bill Description:
To (1) align state law with federal law concerning service animals, and (2) within available appropriations, make available through the Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities educational materials concerning service animals, emotional support animals and therapy animals.

Sponsors:
Veterans' and Military Affairs Committee (2 cosponsors)

CTAA Note:
Has a piece addressing Emotional Support Dogs.

Recent Action Taken:
VA Public Hearing: Tue 2/27 01:00 PM @ ROOM 1E  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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HB 5333
AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE AFFORDABLE HOUSING APPEALS PROCESS.

Bill Description:
To study the effects of the affordable housing appeals process on municipalities in the state.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5336
AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE CONNECTICUT HOUSING AND SEGREGATION STUDY.

Bill Description:
To adopt certain recommendations of the Connecticut Housing and Segregation Study concerning (1) the equalization of state housing assistance payments with federal Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance payments, (2) requiring biennial inspections of any housing unit participating in the rental assistance program, and (3) the modification of certain scores under the Qualified Allocation Plan adopted by the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority and the Commissioner of Housing.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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HB 5345
AN ACT CONCERNING MOBILE MANUFACTURED HOMES.

Bill Description:
To require a park owner to amend a rental agreement with a mobile manufactured home owner or purchaser in certain circumstances.

Sponsors:
Banking Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
BA Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 01:30 PM @ ROOM 2C  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 224
AN ACT REQUIRING NOTICE OF REVALUATION TO CERTAIN OWNERS OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS WITH DEFECTIVE CONCRETE FOUNDATIONS.

Bill Description:
To require municipal assessors to notify owners of residential buildings that have been reassessed due to defective concrete foundations of upcoming revaluation cycles, and make technical changes.

Sponsors:
Planning and Development Committee (2 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
PD Public Hearing: Wed 2/28 10:00 AM @ ROOM 2A  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (2/23)

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SB 267
AN ACT REQUIRING A STUDY OF THE EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM RENTALS ON THE HOUSING MARKET OF THE STATE.

Bill Description:
To require the Commissioner of Housing to conduct a study of the effects of short-term rentals on the housing market of the state.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 269
AN ACT REDUCING THE SALES AND USE TAXES FOR CERTAIN GOODS USED IN NEW HOUSING CONSTRUCTION.

Bill Description:
To reduce the sales and use taxes for certain tangible personal property used in new housing construction.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (1 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 270
AN ACT CONCERNING TAX CREDITS FOR THE CONVERSION OF COMMERCIAL PROPERTIES.

Bill Description:
To provide certain tax credits for the conversion of commercial buildings into residential developments.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
HSG Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 11:00 AM @ ROOM 2D  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 271
AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF RENT SAVINGS ACCOUNTS.

Bill Description:
To establish a task force to study the implementation of rent savings accounts.

Sponsors:
Housing Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
Referred to Joint Committee on Housing (2/28)

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SB 284
AN ACT CONCERNING A SECURITY DEPOSIT LOAN ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

Bill Description:
To (1) require the Commissioner of Housing to establish a security deposit loan assistance program, and (2) authorize a tax deduction for interest deferred by, or not charged to, an eligible renter in connection with a security deposit loan issued under such program.

Sponsors:
Banking Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
BA Public Hearing: Tue 3/5 01:30 PM @ ROOM 2C  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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SB 301
AN ACT CONCERNING ENERGY EFFICIENCY STANDARDS AND GRANTS FOR RETROFITTING PROJECTS.

Bill Description:
To (1) update state energy and water efficiency standards for appliances and other equipment, and (2) expand the Housing Environmental Improvement Revolving Loan and Grant Fund to include a grant program and adjust the bonding authorization for this program.

Sponsors:
Energy and Technology Committee (0 cosponsors)

Recent Action Taken:
ET Public Hearing: Thu 3/7 11:30 AM @ ROOM 1A  AND ZOOM AND YOUTUBE LIVE (3/1)

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