OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5450

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA.

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 17 $

FY 18 $

Resources of the General Fund

GF - Revenue Gain

Less than 10,000

Less than 10,000

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill results in a revenue gain of less than $10,000 in FY 17 and FY 18 by allowing minors to be qualifying patients for the palliative marijuana program. It is estimated that fewer than 100 minors would participate in the program.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to the number of minors participating in the program.