LD 1534 LR 2363(01)
An Act To Reduce the Trafficking of Illegal Drugs in the State
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Sen. Burns of Washington
Committee: Criminal Justice and Public Safety
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2015-16 FY 2016-17 Projections  FY 2017-18 Projections  FY 2018-19
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $449,040 $441,779 $452,558
Highway Fund $0 $245,608 $241,631 $247,534
General Fund $0 $449,040 $441,779 $452,558
Highway Fund $0 $245,608 $241,631 $247,534
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill establishes the Maine State Police Drug Interdiction Unit.  The Department of Public Safety will require a General Fund appropriation of $449,040 and a Highway Fund allocation of $245,608 in fiscal year 2016-17 for 3 State Police Troopers and one State Police Sergeant, as well as related costs, to run the unit.