OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

Legislative Office Building, Room 5200

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sSB-272

AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPROVAL OF CERTAIN NEW MUNICIPAL CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact:

Municipalities

Effect

FY 19 $

FY 20 $

Various Municipalities

Cost

Less than $1,000

Less than $1,000

Explanation

The bill results in a cost associated with requiring public hearings for the approval of certain new municipal construction projects. This cost, estimated to be less than $1,000 annually, is associated with 1) posting notice of such public hearing in newspapers, and 2) any overtime for municipal employees (such as police officers) required to work at such hearings.

The Out Years

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