OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5333

AN ACT CONCERNING THE CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT REGISTRY.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill requires that the Department of Children and Families (DCF) make a reasonable effort to notify an individual's employer when an internal review/administrative hearing upholds a finding of abuse or neglect, and it is revealed that this individual is employed in a capacity that requires: (1) regular contact with children, and (2) the provision of services to, or on behalf, of children. This is not anticipated to result in a fiscal impact to DCF.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None