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.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 6552

File Copy No.: 192

House Calendar No.: 161


OFA Fiscal Note

REVENUE IMPACT

The amendment strikes the underlying bill and the associated fiscal impact. The amendment results in a revenue loss of approximately $216,000 annually, in total, between various municipal police departments, the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, and the Division of Criminal Justice from changes to asset seizure laws.

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.