OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5375

AN ACT CREATING A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY HOUSING OPTIONS FOR PERSONS REENTERING THE COMMUNITY AFTER INCARCERATION.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill requires the Commission on Equity and Opportunity to convene a working group to (1) study housing options for persons reentering the community after incarceration, and (2) recommend an evidence-based housing policy for such persons. The group shall submit its findings and recommendations to the housing committee by January 1, 2019.

This bill has no fiscal impact as PA 17-236 prohibits transportation allowances for task force members.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None