LD 211 LR 423(01)
An Act To Open Maine's Primaries and Permit Unenrolled Voters To Cast Ballots in Primary Elections
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Ackley of Monmouth
Committee: Veterans and Legal Affairs
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2019-20 FY 2020-21 Projections  FY 2021-22 Projections  FY 2022-23
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $137,000 $0 $127,000 $0
General Fund $137,000 $0 $127,000 $0
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The Department of Secretary of State would require a General Fund appropriation of $137,000 in fiscal year 2019-20 for ballot printing and postage costs to allow unenrolled voters to cast ballots in primary elections.