OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5098

AN ACT CONCERNING THE TERMINATION OF "ROBO" CALLS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill, which increases fines from $500 to $1,000 for anyone who transmits certain recorded telephone message devices that do not disconnect immediately when the consumer hangs up, is not anticipated to result in a fiscal impact. The Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has not collected any fines that are associated with these recorded telephone messages.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None