ACT NO. 59
Liveable wage; basic needs calculation; joint fiscal office
This act requires the Joint Fiscal Office to issue a report on "basic needs budgets" which provide a calculation of the amount of money needed by various households to maintain a decent standard of living in Vermont. The report must be made on or before January 15 every other year, beginning in 2007, to the House Committee on General, Housing and Military Affairs and the Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs.
Effective Date: July 1, 2005, except that the first report is required January 15, 2007.
The Vermont General Assembly
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