OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5785

AN ACT CONCERNING INSURANCE AND TESTING REQUIREMENTS FOR HOME IMPROVEMENT CONTRACTORS.

As Amended by House "B" (LCO 7267)

House Calendar No.: 191


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill results in no fiscal impact to the Department of Consumer Protection (DCP) as the agency is not required to take action on whether a home improvement contractor has and maintains liability insurance unless a complaint is received. Additionally the DCP has the expertise to carry out the study required in the bill

House “B” (LCO 7267) struck the underlying bill and eliminated the associated cost to the state.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None