OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-186

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR VIOLATION OF A MUNICIPAL ORDINANCE REGULATING THE OPERATION OR USE OF A DIRT BIKE OR ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLE.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact:

Municipalities

Effect

FY 16 $

FY 17 $

Various Municipalities

Revenue Gain

Potential Minimal

Potential Minimal

Explanation

The bill allows municipalities to fine, without providing a written warning first, violators of ordinances relating to dirt bike or all-terrain vehicles (ATVs).

Municipalities that have such ordinances may experience a revenue gain to the extent that they impose more fines as a result of the bill. Any revenue gain is expected to be minimal.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to fines levied for violating a municipal ordinance relating to dirt bikes or ATVs.