LD 1909 LR 2900(01)
An Act To Support Emergency Shelter Access for Persons Experiencing Homelessness in Maine
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Gattine of Westbrook
Committee: Labor and Housing
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2019-20 FY 2020-21 Projections  FY 2021-22 Projections  FY 2022-23
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
General Fund $0 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill includes ongoing General Fund appropriations of $3,000,000 per year beginning in fiscal year 2020-21 to the Shelter Operating Subsidy program within the Maine State Housing Authority (MSHA) to support operations and capacity at low-barrier emergency homeless shelters across the State.