OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-210

AN ACT PROHIBITING THE USE OF BISPHENOL-A IN THERMAL RECEIPT PAPER.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8298

File Copy No.: 669

Senate Calendar No.: 214

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 12 $

FY 13 $

Consumer Protection, Dept.

GF - See Below

None

None

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment makes the $60, 576 cost noted in the bill for FY 14 a potential cost as it allows the use of thermal register tape until July 1, 2015 if no substitute exists. The cost would continue to exist beginning in FY 15.

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.