LD 939 LR 1884(01)
An Act To Restore Maine's Groundfishing Industry
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Pres. Alfond of Cumberland
Committee: Marine Resources
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2013-14 FY 2014-15 Projections  FY 2015-16 Projections  FY 2016-17
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
General Fund $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $3,500,000
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill includes ongoing General Fund appropriations of $3,500,000 annually to the Department of Marine Resources beginning in fiscal year 2013-14 for the purchase of federal ground fishing permits.