OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-949

AN ACT CREATING AN ADVISORY COUNCIL RELATING TO DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP, INTERNET SAFETY AND MEDIA LITERACY.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 18 $

FY 19 $

Various State Agencies

GF - Potential Cost

See Below

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Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact:

Municipalities

Effect

FY 18 $

FY 19 $

Various Municipalities

Potential Cost

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Explanation

The bill creates an advisory council within the Department of Education relating to digital citizenship, Internet safety and media literacy.

There may be costs of less than $1,000 to those towns and state agencies participating in the council to reimburse the membership for mileage expenses, currently at 53.5 cents/mile.

The Out Years

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