OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5274

AN ACT CONCERNING UNEMPLOYED INDIVIDUALS AND DISCRIMINATORY HIRING PRACTICES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 4251

File Copy No.: 402

House Calendar No.: 236


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 15 $

FY 16 $

Labor Dept.

GF - Eliminates Cost in Bill

Less than 1,000

Less than 1,000

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment makes definitional changes and eliminates the appeals process for civil penalties levied under the bill, which eliminates the potential cost of less than $1,000 to the Department of Labor identified in the fiscal note on the bill.

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.