OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-426

AN ACT CONCERNING ABANDONED FISHING GEAR IN LONG ISLAND SOUND.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill allows the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) to seize abandoned lobster gear under certain conditions. There is no fiscal impact, as existing law and regulations provide a similar authority.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None