|128th MAINE LEGISLATURE|
|LD 44||LR 549(01)|
|An Act To Lower the Age Requirement To Carry a Concealed Handgun|
|Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill|
|Sponsor: Sen. Brakey of Androscoggin|
|Committee: Criminal Justice and Public Safety|
|Fiscal Note Required: No|
|Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement|
|Minor savings - General Fund
Minor revenue impact - General Fund
Minor revenue increase - Other Special Revenue Funds
|Correctional and Judicial Impact Statements|
D and Class E crimes and civil violations.
A reduction in fines will decrease General Fund revenue by minor amounts.
|Fiscal Detail and Notes|
|This legislation lowers from 21 to 18 the age at which people may carry a concealed handgun. This provision could increase General Fund and Other Special Revenue Funds revenue by minor amounts for those individuals under 21 and at least 18 requiring a permit for reciprocity with other states. No change to the budget is required.|