OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5136

AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEVELOPMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A STATE-WIDE STRATEGIC PLAN TO ENSURE RACIAL AND ETHNIC DIVERSITY AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill shifts certain diversity policy, planning, and reporting requirements from the Office of Higher Education to the higher education constituent units, and results in no fiscal impact. The constituent units are currently required to have certain plans and policies specified in the bill, and are anticipated to have sufficient expertise to carry out the bill's other requirements. There are no savings to the Office of Higher Education, which has not been carrying out the activities shifted under the bill.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None