OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-1109

AN ACT CONCERNING EXCESSIVE USE OF FORCE.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8756

File Copy No.: 758

Senate Calendar No.: 368


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 16 $

FY 17 $

Correction, Dept.

GF - Cost

6,600

6,600

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment makes various changes that result in a fiscal impact to the Board of Pardons and Parole within the Department of Correction (DOC).

The amendment also requires the agency to notify the Chief State's Attorney via certified mail of any parole hearings. The agency holds approximately 2,000 hearings annually, which will cost $6,660 per year to notify the Chief State's Attorney's office using certified mail.

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.