OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5416

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A LIVESTOCK CARE STANDARDS ADVISORY COUNCIL.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 15 $

FY 16 $

Department of Agriculture

GF - Potential Cost

Less than 5,000

Less than 5,000

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill establishes a 15-member livestock care standards advisory council that may perform outreach and education activities about the care and handling of livestock.

To the extent the council performs outreach and education activities, there may be costs to the Department of Agriculture anticipated to be less than $5,000 annually.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to the extent of outreach and education performed.