OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-6366

AN ACT MAKING FOREIGN BIRTH CERTIFICATES A SECONDARY PROOF OF IDENTITY FOR A "DRIVE-ONLY" OPERATOR'S LICENSE.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 7153

File Copy No.: 405

House Calendar No.: 263


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 16 $

FY 17 $

Department of Motor Vehicles

TF - Potential Cost

up to $50,000

None

Note: TF=Transportation Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment requires “drive only” licenses to indicate that the license cannot be used for voter identification. The amendment is anticipated to result in a cost of up to $50,000 to the Department of Motor Vehicles for reprogramming costs and the issuance of new “drive only” licenses.

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.