[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town of Putnam as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 10-3-2005 STM]
Pursuant to the provisions of Public Act No. 05-223, each nonresident owner of occupied or vacant rental real estate located within the Town of Putnam shall maintain on file in the office of the Tax Assessor his current residential address as specified in Section 47a-6a of the Connecticut General Statutes, specifically including full street number, street name, city, town and state. If the owner of said real estate is a corporation, partnership, trust or other legally recognized entity, that entity shall file the address of its agent in charge.
Should the address of the agent in charge or owner of the property as defined herein and as further defined in Section 47a-6b of the Connecticut General Statutes change, an updated address shall be filed with the Tax Assessor's office within 21 days from the date of said change.
Any violation of this article shall be subject to a civil penalty of not more than $250 for the first violation and not more than $1,000 for any subsequent violation. A person who is assessed a civil penalty pursuant to this section may appeal therefrom to the Superior Court within 30 days after the mailing of notice of such assessment by filing a petition to reopen the assessment together with an entry fee as provided in Section 47a-6b of the Connecticut General Statutes.
It is the intention of this article to incorporate all the provisions of Public Act No. 05-223.
The effective date of this chapter shall be April 1, 2006.