OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-309

AN ACT ALIGNING THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN WITH THE OLDER AMERICANS ACT.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill, which brings Connecticut's Long-Term Care Ombudsman program1 into conformance with federal regulations and requirements of the Administration for Community Living under the Older Americans Act (OAA)2, has no fiscal impact as the program has the expertise to fulfill the federal requirements.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

1 The Long-Term Care Ombudsman program is currently in the Department of Rehabilitation Services through a Memorandum of Agreement.

2 It is anticipated that Connecticut will receive $359,193 in federal funds through the OAA for the Ombudsman program in FFY 18.