Social Enterprise Sector Urges Connecticut Lawmakers to Recognize B-Corps


The social enterprise sector and its supporters are lobbying Connecticut lawmakers to allow social enterprises to register as B-Corps, or benefit corporations.

A Hartford-based Social Enterprise Trust, or reSET, is lobbying for legislation to be introduced in the upcoming session to create the new designation. Gov. Dannel Malloy will introduce legislation during the upcoming session of the General Assembly.


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