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General Assembly

File No. 268

    February Session, 2010

Substitute House Bill No. 5033

House of Representatives, April 1, 2010

The Committee on Transportation reported through REP. GUERRERA of the 29th Dist., Chairperson of the Committee on the part of the House, that the substitute bill ought to pass.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

October 1, 2010

14-275(c)

TRA

Joint Favorable Subst.

 

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

Over the Next Twelve Years $

State Technical High Schools

GF - Cost

690,000 - 1.5 million1

Education, Dept.

GF - Cost

See Below

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 11 $

FY 12 $

Department of Motor Vehicles

TF - Cost

65,329

65,329

Department of Motor Vehicles

TF - One-time

17,050

None

Municipalities

Effect

Over the Next Twelve Years $

Local and Regional School Districts

STATE MANDATE - Cost

48.5 million - 106.6 million21

Table 1

 

Equipment Costs ($) Over the 12 years of replacing the state fleet

Maintenance Costs ($) Will vary annually based on the number of buses replaced

Capacity Costs ($)

Per bus

Technical High School System

644,000-1.5 million

Up to 46,000

82,000-116,000

Local and Regional Boards of Education

45.2 million-103.4 million

Up to 3.2 million

82,000-116,000

Sources:

National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services, Institute for Transportation Research and Education at North Carolina State University, www.washingtonpost.com, The Connecticut School Transportation Association, www.edmunds.com

Yea

29

Nay

7

(03/16/2010)

TOP

1 Cost does not include capacity costs; see Table 1 below for a description of capacity costs.

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3

4