OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-6187

AN ACT MANDATING EMPLOYERS PROVIDE PAID SICK LEAVE TO EMPLOYEES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8614

File Copy No.: 981

House Calendar No.: 109

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: See Below

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment will result in a cost to the Department of Labor (DOL) associated with providing a paid sick leave booklet to all affected employers in the state by mail on or before January 1, 2010. The amendment could also reduce the potential minimal revenue gain associated with the civil penalty in the underlying bill.

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.