OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

Hartford, CT 06106 (860) 240-0200

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sSB-241

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR THE INTENTIONAL INJURY OR KILLING OF POLICE ANIMALS OR DOGS IN VOLUNTEER CANINE SEARCH AND RESCUE TEAMS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill increases the penalty for intentionally injuring certain animals. While there were seven violations of the offense in FY 17, there were no fines levied for these violations and no persons incarcerated or on probation. Therefore it is anticipated that the bill does not result in a fiscal impact.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None