OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-957

AN ACT CONCERNING THE REGULATION OF GAMING AND THE AUTHORIZATION OF A CASINO GAMING FACILITY IN THE STATE.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 7706

File Copy No.: 310

Senate Calendar No.: 173


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 18 $

FY 19 $

Mental Health & Addiction Serv., Dept.

Chronic Gamblers Fund - Revenue Gain

See Below

See Below

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment specifies that five percent of gross gaming revenue be deposited in the Chronic Gamblers Fund. To the extent a casino is authorized under the bill, this results in a significant revenue gain to the Chronic Gamblers Fund.

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.