Date Requested:July 15, 2010
Time Requested:03:42 PM
Agency: Secretary of State
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2010X5011S Introduced SB2001
0155-general Revenue from 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 estimate is based on data supplied by teh county clerks, WV Association of Counties, and data compiled by the Secretary of State's Office. Expenditures will include reimbursements for pollworkers, ballot production and publication, facilities and equipment rentals, and other overhead and indirect costs incurred by teh counties and state. No fiscal impact from this event is expected beyond this event.

Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Brian Messer, CPA Chief Financial Officer
Email Address:
    Special appropriation from the State's general revenue surplus to the Secretary of States Office to facilitate special election for US Senate vacancy.