OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-410

AN ACT CONCERNING ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS CONDUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

As Amended by Senate "A" (LCO 4571)

Senate Calendar No.: 268


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill does not result in a fiscal impact to the Department of Social Services (DSS). The bill makes various technical and procedural changes to the administrative hearings process.

Senate “A” eliminated the Office of Administrative Appeals from the underlying bill and increased the time the DSS has to issue a final hearing decision from 90 to 105 days; which resulted in the fiscal impact above.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

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.