OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-1700

AN ACT CONCERNING CRIMINAL JUSTICE REFORM.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 10089

OFA Fiscal Note

REDUCES COST IN THE BILL

The amendment eliminates provisions of the bill that would facilitate the imposition of enhanced criminal penalties for persistent offenders.  It thereby eliminates the estimated $2.08 million annual cost to increase the term of imprisonment for these offenders.

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.