2012 Connecticut General Statutes
Title 7 - Municipalities
Chapter 117 - Municipal Deficit Financing
Section 7-577 - Attorney General to apply for writ of mandamus.


CT Gen Stat § 7-577 (2012) What's This?

(a) The Attorney General may apply for a writ of mandamus on behalf of the commission, acting through its chairperson, requiring any official, employee or agent of the municipality to carry out and give effect to any determination of the commission authorized by subsection (a) of section 7-394b and sections 7-560 to 7-579, inclusive, and any obligation by a municipality to repay to the state any amounts the state pays into a special capital reserve fund and compliance by a municipality with any agreements or indenture pertaining to a special capital reserve fund or tax intercept procedure or debt service payment fund related thereto. Each such application shall be filed in superior court for the judicial district of Hartford.

(b) The superior court for the judicial district of Hartford may, by application of the secretary, the commission or the Attorney General, enforce, by appropriate decree or process, any provisions of subsection (a) of section 7-394b and sections 7-560 to 7-579, inclusive, or any act or determination of the commission rendered pursuant to subsection (a) of section 7-394b and sections 7-560 to 7-579, inclusive.

(P.A. 88-230, S. 1, 12; P.A. 90-98, S. 1, 2; P.A. 93-142, S. 4, 7, 8; P.A. 93-421, S. 19, 22; P.A. 95-220, S. 4–6.)

History: P.A. 93-421 effective July 1, 1993 (Revisor’s note: P.A. 88-230, P.A. 90-98 and P.A. 93-142 authorized substitution of “judicial district of Hartford” for “judicial district of Hartford-New Britain” in public acts of the 1993 session of the general assembly, to take effect September 1, 1996); P.A. 95-220 changed the effective date of P.A. 88-230 from September 1, 1996, to September 1, 1998, effective July 1, 1995.

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