Date Requested:July 15, 2010
Time Requested:10:11 AM
Agency: Secretary of State
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2010X5011 Introduced HB201
0155-General Revenue form State General Rev Surplus
Sources of Revenue
General Fund
Legislation creates:
A New Program

Fiscal Note Summary

Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.

    The State will incur costs associated with a special primary election to fill the vacant US Senate seat through direct expenditures and reimbursement of expenditures incurred by counties.

Fiscal Note Detail
Over-all effect
Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
1. Estmated Total Cost 5,900,000 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 5,900,000 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 0 0
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
    The above estimated are based on date supplied by county clerks, the WV Association of Counties, and data compiled by the Secretary of State's Office. Expenditures will include reimbursements for pollworkers, programming, ballot printing and publication, facilities and equipment rentals, and overhead and administrative costs incurred by the counties and state. No fiscal impact due to this event expected beyond this event.

Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Brian A. Messer, CPA Chief Financial Officer
Email Address:
    Appropriation from state general revenue surplus to Secretary of State general revenue for costs associated with special election