LD 1273 LR 1154(02)
An Act To Establish Conviction Integrity Units in Maine
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Judiciary
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 $358,601 $374,809 $386,022 $397,594
General Fund $358,601 $374,809 $386,022 $397,594
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill establishes a Conviction Integrity Unit in the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) to review convictions obtained by the Office as well as by the District Attorney's Office. The bill includes General Fund appropriations to the OAG of $353,601 in fiscal year 2021-22 and $374,809 in fiscal year 2022-23 for one Attorney General Detective, one Assistant Attorney General, one Secretary Associate and All Other funding to support the work of the Conviction Integrity Unit.