LD 808 LR 776(03)
An Act To Clarify the Funding for the University of Maine Cooperative Extension Diagnostic and Research Laboratory
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
FY 2021-22 FY 2022-23 Projections  FY 2023-24 Projections  FY 2024-25
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $5,000 $0 $0 $0
General Fund $5,000 $0 $0 $0
Other Special Revenue Funds ($183,485) ($183,485) ($183,485) ($183,485)
Other Special Revenue Funds ($226,600) ($233,400) ($233,400) ($233,400)
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill includes ongoing Other Special Revenue Funds deallocations of $102,485 per year beginning in fiscal year 2021-22 to the Tick Laboratory and Pest Management Fund program and $81,000 per year beginning in fiscal year 2021-22 to the UM Cooperative Extension - Pesticide Education program, both within the University of Maine System, due to the programs no longer receiving revenue from the pesticide container fee in Title 36, chapter 725.
The bill includes a one-time General Fund appropriation of $5,000 to the Department of Administrative and Financial Services to remove a line from the sales tax return.