OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-459

AN ACT CONCERNING THE COUNTING OF INCARCERATED PERSONS FOR PURPOSES OF DETERMINING LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS AND DISTRIBUTING STATE AND FEDERAL FUNDS.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 4224

File Copy No.: 563

Senate Calendar No.: 360

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact:

Municipalities

Effect

FY 17 $

FY 18 $

The Out Years

All Municipalities

Eliminates Shift in State and Federal Aid in Bill

None

None

See Below

Explanation

The amendment eliminates a provision in the underlying bill that requires state aid to be distributed using population estimates that count prisoners as residents of the towns they lived in prior to incarceration. This precludes any redistribution of state aid that would occur under the bill's provisions.

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.