OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-13

AN ACT CONCERNING FAIR TREATMENT OF INCARCERATED WOMEN.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 19 $

FY 20 $

Correction, Dept.

GF - Cost

38,000

38,000

Note: GF=General Fund

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

This bill establishes various requirements for female and pregnant inmates and results in a cost to the state. Section 3 requires DOC to provide feminine hygiene products free of charge to inmates and is estimated to cost $38,000 per year. The remaining provisions contained in the bill result in no fiscal impact.

The Out Years

The annualized ongoing fiscal impact identified above would continue into the future subject to inflation.