OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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HB-5389

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 4193

File Copy No.: 597

House Calendar No.: 254

Senate Calendar No.: 430

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact:

Agency Affected

Fund-Effect

FY 13 $

FY 14 $

Consumer Protection, Dept.

Palliative Marijuana account - Revenue Gain

250, 000

None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The amendment results in a revenue gain of $250, 000 in FY 13 by increasing the producer fee from $25, 000 to $50, 000. The increase of revenue in FY 13 may result in lower fees, thus revenue in the out years as the initial revenue increase in FY 13 may cover out year administrative costs.

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.