Date Requested:February 22, 2011
Time Requested:12:54 PM
Agency: Corrections
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2011R2826 Corrections Forecast HB3265
CBD Subject: ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF HEROIN A FELONY
FUND(S)
Sources of Revenue
General Fund
Legislation creates:
Neither Program nor Fund

Fiscal Note Summary

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

    The WVDOC is unable to predict how many additional offenders would be sentenced to prison terms if the proposed legislation is adopted. However, for each additional offender sentenced under the law the State could expect a cost of at least $24,266 – $72,798 (based on FY10 average cost per offender of $24,266 x three years maximum sentence).

Fiscal Note Detail
Over-all effect
Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
2011
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
2012
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
Implementation)
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 0 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):
    


Memorandum
Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Loita Butcher
Email Address:
loita.c.butcher@wv.gov
    The WVDOC is unable to predict how many additional offenders would be sentenced to prison terms if the proposed legislation is adopted. However, for each additional offender sentenced under the law the State could expect a cost of at least $24,266 – $72,798 (based on FY10 average cost per offender of $24,266 x three years maximum sentence).