OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS
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AN ACT CONCERNING CERTIFICATES OF RELIEF FROM BARRIERS RESULTING FROM CONVICTION OF A CRIME.
LCO No.: 3828
File Copy No.: 533
Senate Calendar No.: 382
OFA Fiscal Note
The amendment ends the Risk Reduction Earned Credit (RREC) program for all inmates sentenced after October 1, 2012. As the population of prisoners ineligible for the program rises, the daily population and associated costs to the Department of Correction will increase. The total value of the savings associated with RREC is $32.0 million.
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.