OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS
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AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR CERTAIN NONVIOLENT DRUG OFFENSES.
LCO No.: 8340
File Copy No.: 638
Senate Calendar No.: 396
OFA Fiscal Note
The amendment allows law enforcement officers to conduct a search of a motor vehicle if the operator or a passenger of such motor vehicle is in possession of a cannabis-type substance when lawfully stopped. There is no associated fiscal impact.
The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.