OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5299

AN ACT CONCERNING TOXIC FLAME RETARDANT CHEMICALS IN CHILDREN'S PRODUCTS AND UPHOLSTERED RESIDENTIAL FURNITURE.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 5658

File Copy No.: 142

House Calendar No.: 124

OFA Fiscal Note

MINIMAL STATE AND MUNICIPAL SAVINGS

The amendment reduces the paint stewardship assessment by 50%.

This is anticipated to result in minimal savings to the state and municipalities, to the extent the state and municipalities purchase architectural paint.

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.