OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-6706

AN ACT CONCERNING THE FILING FEE FOR GRIEVANCES OR DISPUTES SUBMITTED TO THE STATE BOARD OF MEDIATION AND ARBITRATION.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 16 $

FY 17 $

Labor Dept.

GF - Revenue Gain

30,200

30,200

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill increases, from $25 to $50, the fee paid by each party for filing a grievance with the State Board of Mediation and Arbitration effective July 1, 2015. This results in a General Fund revenue gain of $30,200 annually beginning in FY 16. This estimate is based on the historical number of grievances filed annually.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to fluctuation in the number of grievances filed annually.