LD 1474 LR 1184(02)
An Act To Promote Outdoor Recreational Opportunities for Maine Students
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Minor revenue increase - General Fund
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Correctional and Judicial Impact Statements
The additional workload associated with the minimal number of new cases filed in the court system does not require additional funding at this time.
The collection of additional fine and/or fee revenue will increase General Fund and dedicated revenue by minor amounts.
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill creates an educational trip leader permit with a 5-year term and a $20 fee. No estimate is made at this time of the number of new permits that will be issued, but the impact on revenues is not anticipated to be significant.  Any additional costs to the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife or the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry as a result of the provisions of this bill are anticipated to be minor and can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.