Legislative Updates

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CAZEO's Legislative Committee will provide periodic updates regarding legislation that is important to land use and/or code enforcement in Connecticut. If there are bills proposed during a current session that the Committee or general membership feels are important, CAZEO will also draft testimony for those bills.

Both the legislative updates and any testimony will appear on this page.

If you would like to become involved with the CAZEO Legislative Committee, please contact Michael Glidden, CAZEO Vice President.

2017 Session Legislative Update:

To view a summary of all the current bills that CAZEO is tracking, please click here.

 

UPDATE 4/4/2017: To view an update to all the below bills following the first round of public hearings, please click here.

 

CAZEO Testimony on SB 944: An Act Clarifying the Continuation of Non- Conformities. To view CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 5177: An Act Incorporating the International Property Maintenance Code into the State Building Code.To View CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on SB 535: An Act revising the affordable housing land use appeals process and requirements for affordable housing applications and obtaining a municipal moratorium. To view CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 6475: An Act Prohibiting Zoning Commissions from Requiring Special Permits or Special Exemptions in Certain Circumstances. To view CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 6928: **UPDATED**An Act Permitting Municipal Zoning Commissions to Limit the Continuation of Certain Non- Conforming Uses. To View CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 6004: An Act Concerning Land Use, Zoning, Wetland and Tax Abatement Application Transparency. To View CAZEO's testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 7298: An Act Concerning Inclusionary Zoning. To View CAZEO's Testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 7297: An Act Concerning Fair Housing:To View CAZEO's Testimony, please click here.

CAZEO Testimony on HB 1033: An Act Concerning Municipal Foreclosure Actions on Tax and Blight Liens. To View CAZEO's Testimony, please click here.