OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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HB-5578

AN ACT ELIMINATING THE FEE FOR ISSUANCE OF PURPLE HEART NUMBER PLATES.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 18 $

FY 19 $

Department of Motor Vehicles

TF - Revenue Loss

less than $1,000

less than $1,000

Note: TF=Transportation Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill results in a revenue loss of less than $1,000 to the Department of Motor Vehicles to waive the $10.00 fee for a Military Order of the Purple Heart license plate. To date, 921 Purple Heart license plates have been purchased and it is estimated that there are less than 100 eligible individuals who could receive this license plate.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future.