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.

As Amended by Senate "A" (LCO 7910)

Senate Calendar No.: 300


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

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

Senate “A” states that no member of the council shall receive mileage reimbursement for traveling to a council meeting, hence eliminating the potential cost in the underlying bill.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

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.