OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-6362

AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSPARENCY AND ACCESSIBILITY OF THE REGULATIONS OF CONNECTICUT STATE AGENCIES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 7768

File Copy No.: 362

House Calendar No.: 241


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 14 $

FY 15 $

Secretary of the State

GF - Cost

Less than 500

Less than 500

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment requires the Secretary of the State (SOTS) to develop and implement a plan to maintain a paper copy of all regulations posted on the eRegulations system by January 1, 2014. The SOTS is anticipated to incur costs of less than $500 in both FY 14 and FY 15 associated with printing and maintaining a paper copy of the regulations.

The other provisions of the amendment are not anticipated to result in a fiscal impact to the state or municipalities.

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.