CT SB00570 | 2019 | General Assembly


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on January 25 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-19 - Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


To (1) require the Commissioner of Economic and Community Development to host a series of regional events advertising the state's opportunity zones; (2) require the Commissioner of Economic and Community Development to study how the state may incentivize investment in the state's opportunity zones; and (3) expand the role of the Department of Economic and Community Development's Permit Ombudsman to include expediting review of permit applications for projects that would develop any of the state's opportunity zones.

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An Act Concerning Opportunity Zones.


Roll Calls

2019-03-19 - Joint - CE Vote Tally Sheet (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2019-02-28 - Joint - CE Vote Tally Sheet (Y: 0 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-03-19SenateFiled with Legislative Commissioners' Office
2019-03-19SenateJoint Favorable
2019-03-18SenateReferred to Joint Committee on Commerce
2019-03-15SenateDrafted by Committee
2019-02-28SenateVote to Draft
2019-02-08SenatePublic Hearing 02/14
2019-01-25SenateReferred to Joint Committee on Commerce

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