OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-453

AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATES OF RELIEF FROM BARRIERS RESULTING FROM CONVICTION OF A CRIME.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 3762

File Copy No.: 533

Senate Calendar No.: 382

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 13 $

FY 14 $

Correction, Dept.

GF - Eliminates Cost in Bill

100, 000

100, 000

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment eliminates the costs to the Department of Correction Board of Pardons and Parole by removing provisions of the underlying bill that expand relief of the provisional pardon to applications for public housing. This expansion was anticipated to require additional staff resources to process a significantly increased number of applications.

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.