OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-7146

AN ACT REQUIRING A CRIMINAL CONVICTION FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES BEFORE ASSETS SEIZED IN A LAWFUL ARREST OF LAWFUL SEARCH MAY BE FORFEITED IN A CIVIL PROCEEDING.

As Amended by House "A" (LCO 7422)

House Calendar No.: 161


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill clarifies asset forfeiture laws, specifying conditions in which asset forfeiture is to occur, and does not result in a fiscal impact as it conforms statute to current practice.

House “A” struck the language of the underlying bill and removed the revenue loss in the underlying bill.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None