OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-522

AN ACT AUTHORIZING BEAR HUNTING IN CONNECTICUT.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 7380

File Copy No.: 241

Senate Calendar No.: 142


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 18 $

FY 19 $

Department of Energy and Environmental Protection

GF - Reduces Revenue Gain

Potential Minimal

Potential Minimal

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment, which waives bear hunting fees for certain groups of people, may minimally reduce the revenue gain to the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) identified in the underlying fiscal note. It is not anticipated that this would occur frequently.

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.