OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5357

AN ACT CONCERNING CHRONIC ABSENTEEISM.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill, which (1) requires a local or regional board of education to form a district-wide school attendance review if certain chronic absenteeism measures are met and (2) requires each board of education to add the number of chronically absent children, as defined by the bill, to the annual strategic school profile, is not anticipated to result in a fiscal impact as schools have the appropriate staff available to do so.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None