OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-6690

AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL LOBBYING.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 6007

File Copy No.: 674

House Calendar No.: 454

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

Office of State Ethics

GF - See Below

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment defines a municipality as a town that has a population of 30, 000 or more residents. This would reduce the number of municipal lobbyists required to register with the Office of State Ethics thus reducing the registration fees collected.

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.