OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-299

AN ACT CONCERNING COMMUNICATION AMONG THE STATE POLICE AND LOCAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS DURING ACTIVE SHOOTING INCIDENTS AND CERTAIN OTHER INCIDENTS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

There is no fiscal impact arising from the bill's requirement that the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection use the state-wide police emergency radio network to notify all local police departments in the event of a shooting incident involving multiple victims. The police emergency radio network currently operates across the state and all local police departments possess radio base stations that allow them access to the network.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None