OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5029

AN ACT CONCERNING SEXUAL ASSAULT, STALKING AND INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE ON CAMPUS.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 3490

File Copy No.: 333

House Calendar No.: 195


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 15 $

FY 16 $

Higher Education Constituent Units; State Comptroller - Fringe Benefits1

GF - Eliminates Cost in Bill

1,248,962

1,228,962

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment eliminates the costs in the bill of $1,248,962 in FY 15 and $1,228,962 in FY 16. The costs are eliminated by changing the items which the constituent units of higher education would have reported on to the General Assembly which eliminates the need for new staff. Additionally the amendment changes training requirements which eliminates the costs of training.

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.

1 The fringe benefit costs for most state employees are budgeted centrally in accounts administered by the Comptroller. The estimated active employee fringe benefit cost associated with most personnel changes is 36.66% of payroll in FY 15 and FY 16.