PA 08-93—sHB 5127

Select Committee on Aging

Planning and Development Committee

Judiciary Committee

AN ACT CONCERNING THE ADMISSION OF ELDERLY PERSONS TO PUBLIC AND SUBSIDIZED HOUSING

SUMMARY: This act allows certain elderly and disabled individuals accepted into state or federally subsidized housing to terminate their existing leases or rental agreements without penalty if they provide 30 days written notice to their landlord. It applies to low-income seniors age 62 and older and individuals certified as disabled by a federal board or agency.

EFFECTIVE DATE: October 1, 2008 and applicable to any existing lease or rental agreement entered into, renewed, or extended on or after this date.

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