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
Eliminates Class 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.