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New Haven, Conn., Code ¶¶ 411-413 (current through Aug. 30, 2017)
Brief Summary
Sets standards for communal kitchens and communal dining spaces in rooming houses. Prohibits preparing and eating of meals in rooming houses except in communal kitchens or communal dining rooms.
Legal Strategies
Requires something, sets standards.
Reach
Community-wide
Food System Category: Make
State: Connecticut
Jurisdiction Type: City
Jurisdiction Name: New Haven
Does the law refer to priority populations in some way?
Yes. Addresses cooking and communal kitchens in rooming houses.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to improving or protecting health?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal of fostering improved environmental conditions?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to promoting or supporting the community's economy?
No.
Does the law include findings (including jurisdiction-specific findings), or are there findings in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law have a stated intent or purpose, or is there an intent or purpose in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law include definitions, or are there definitions in the section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
Yes. Par. 400.
Does the law address implementation in some way?
Yes. "The Controller shall designate the issuer as the official who shall provide suitable records, forms, blanks and applications for every license required by this article." Par. 401(b). See generally, Par. 401.
Are there enforcement provisions that identify specific penalties or consequences for non-compliance?
Yes. Permits maybe suspended, revoked, or cancelled. See Par. 401 (m) and Par. 403.
Does the law include an evaluation component, beyond reporting on activity?
No.
Does the law require an extra or atypical financial or resource investment?
No.
Code context and ordinance history
Title V (Housing Code), Article IV (Rooming Houses); Ordinances: Ord. of 7-1-57, § 9.12; Ord. of 11-16-92.