LD 1777 LR 2789(01)
Resolve, To Amend the Resolve To Promote the Expansion of the Maine Maple Sugar Industry
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Dill of Old Town
Committee: Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
Fiscal Note Required: No
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
Minor cost increase - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill requires the commissioner of the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry (DACF) to submit a report to the Legislature, before January 15, 2015, on findings and recommendations of the task force responsible for developing strategies to expand the maple sugar industry. Any additional costs to the DACF are expected to be minor and can be absorbed within existing budgeted resources.