OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS
Legislative Office Building, Room 5200
Hartford, CT 06106 ↓ (860) 240-0200
AN ACT CONCERNING REGULATIONS RELATING TO HOSPICE CARE.
LCO No.: 3261
File Copy No.: 322
House Calendar No.: 263
OFA Fiscal Note
The amendment eliminates an anticipated General Fund revenue gain of approximately $2, 000 in FY 13 and $1, 000 in FY 14 associated licensing two short-term hospital special hospices or hospice facilities in FY 13 and one in FY 14 by the Department of Public Health. These two categories of a health care institution are added in the underlying bill, extending to these entities statutory requirements for health care institutions.1
The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.
1 Currently only one hospice is licensed in Connecticut. There are no short-term hospital special hospices or hospice facilities licensed.