|Date Requested:February 13, 2013
Time Requested:03:44 PM
| FUND(S) |
1601 Filing Fee
Sources of Revenue
Legislation creates:Neither Program nor Fund
Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.
| The change in legislation to require write-in candidates to paid 25% of the filing fee will increase revenue as much as $19,955 in presidential election year and as much as $1,405 in off year elections. There will little to no cost increase due to the legislation.
|Effect of Proposal||Fiscal Year|
|1. Estmated Total Cost||0||0||0|
|Repairs and Alterations||0||0||0|
|2. Estimated Total Revenues||0||1,405||19,955|
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
Using actual numbers of write-in candidates for years 2008, 2010 and 2012 and applied the 25% of the filing fee, the estimated revenue was computed. The results are below
2010 $ 1,405
|If the write-in filing fee would have been in place in the previous year of 2008, 2010 and 2012, the number of write-in candidates may have been lower than the number used in the estimate.|