OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-63

AN ACT CONCERNING TIMELINES FOR ARBITRATION AWARDS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact:

Municipalities

Effect

FY 15 $

FY 16 $

Various Municipalities

Potential Savings

Potential

Potential

Explanation

The bill, which eliminates certain municipal employers and employees ability to indefinitely postpone arbitration deadlines, may result in a potential savings to municipalities. Any potential savings depends on legal costs associated with the arbitration process and the number of arbitration cases postponed.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to inflation.