LD 1171 LR 1651(02)
An Act To Sustain and Attract Skilled Workers to Maine by Improving the Job Creation Through Educational Opportunity Program
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Education and Cultural Affairs
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
FY 2017-18 FY 2018-19 Projections  FY 2019-20 Projections  FY 2020-21
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 $100,000
General Fund $100,000 $100,000 $100,000 $100,000
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill includes ongoing General Fund appropriations totaling $100,000 per year beginning in fiscal year 2017-18 to support the Job Creation Through Educational Opportunity Program.  Of this amount, $70,000 per year is provided for one customer service position to assist individuals, businesses and schools interested in the program.  The remaining $30,000 per year is for increasing the funding for marketing of the program from $20,000 per year to $50,000 per year.