LD 1686 LR 2055(06)
An Act To Establish Public Defender Positions and Provide Support for Indigent Legal Services Providers
Fiscal Note for Bill as Engrossed with:
C "A" (H-700)
S "A" (S-624) to C "A" (H-700)
Committee: Judiciary
Fiscal Note
FY 2021-22 FY 2022-23 Projections  FY 2023-24 Projections  FY 2024-25
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $1,241,477 $1,267,020 $1,287,285
General Fund $0 $1,241,477 $1,267,020 $1,287,285
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill provides General Fund appropriations of $1,241,477 beginning in fiscal year 2022-23 to the Maine Commission on Indigent Legal Services to establish one District Defender position, 2 Assistant Defender I positions, 2 Assistant Defender II positions and related costs and for online legal research access and annual reimbursement for written legal materials purchased by attorneys.