OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5113

AN ACT CONCERNING YOUTH ATHLETICS AND CONCUSSIONS.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 4192

File Copy No.: 622

House Calendar No.: 103


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 15 $

FY 16 $

Various State Agencies

GF - Potential Cost

less than 1,000

none

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment establishes a task force to study concussion occurrences in youth athletics and make recommendations for possible legislative initiatives to address such concussions. There may be a cost of less than $1,000 in FY 15 to agencies participating in the task force to reimburse legislators and agency staff for mileage expenses.

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.