Public Act No. 12-1
The state established an Interagency Council on Affordable Housing, in accordance with Public Act 12-1, June Special Session Sec. 113, to advise and assist the Commissioner of the Department of Housing in the planning and implementation of the department.
*** PUBLIC HEARING ON DECEMBER 11, 2012 ***
***PUBLIC TESTIMONY ON JANUARY 29, 2013***
Meetings will be held at the Lyceum at 227 Lawrence Street in Hartford, unless otherwise noted below.
UPCOMING SCHEDULED MEETINGS:
There are currently no upcoming scheduled meetings.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Minutes - draft
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - SPECIAL MEETING
Held Jointly with Board of Directors of the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority
Meeting Materials: 2014 Council Report
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Meeting Materials: 2014 Council Work Plan - Draft; Housing Program Performance Data Matrix; Executive Summary of CHFA Housing Market Inventory Report; PowerPoint Presentation of Summary of CHFA Housing Market Inventory Report; Strategies for Overcoming Barriers - Draft; Barriers to Effective Housing Systems - Updated
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Monday, July 15, 2013
Thursday, March 28, 2013 (State Capitol Building)
Monday, February 25, 2013
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Friday, September 7, 2012 - SPECIAL MEETING
Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
The Council is charged with developing strategies and recommendations for the implementation of the Department of Housing. Specifically, the Council is required to:
(1) Assess the housing needs of low income individuals and families;
(2) Review and analyze the effectiveness of existing state programs in meeting those needs;
(3) Identify barriers to effective housing delivery systems; and
(4) Develop strategies and recommendations to enhance the availability of safe and affordable housing in communities across the state through the Department of Housing.
Additionally, the Council is required to submit a report to the Governor and the joint standing committees of the General Assembly having cognizance of matters relating to appropriations and the budgets of state agencies, housing and human services on the implementation of the Department of Housing.
The report must address recommendations concerning:
(1) Programs to be transferred to the Department of Housing and a timeline for implementation;
(2) Effective changes to the state's housing delivery systems;
(3) Prioritization of housing resources; and
(4) Enhanced coordination among and across housing systems.
David Guttchen, Phone: (860) 418-6286