OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5148

AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR THE JUDICIAL BRANCH.

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill makes procedural changes to the Judicial Department's budgeting process, which would have no fiscal impact. Specifically, the bill prohibits the Office of Policy and Management from revising the Judicial Department's budget request prior to transmittal to the Legislature. It also requires that any proposed reduction by the Governor to the Judicial Department's budget be submitted to and approved by the Appropriations Committee.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None