OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5170

AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENTS' RIGHT TO PRIVACY IN THEIR MOBILE ELECTRONIC DEVICES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 5620

File Copy No.: 308

House Calendar No.: 203


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment strikes the underlying bill and its associated fiscal impact.

The amendment establishes a working group to study and make recommendations concerning issues relating to the search and seizure of student's personal electronic devices.

The working group shall submit its findings and recommendations to the education committee by January 1, 2019.

This amendment has no fiscal impact as PA 17-236 prohibits transportation allowances for task force members.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.