Sources of Revenue:

Special Fund

Legislation creates:

Neither Program nor Fund

Fiscal Note Summary

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

    This bill would transfer $13,503,812 (current value) of timber resources from the WVDOF to the WVDNR. The WVDOF would lose an estimated $104,000 of income generated annually from timber sales. This amount will vary with stumpage prices and most likely will be $208,000 every other year. The WVDOF would lose time management, planning,investment and income of applied Forestry since 1936.

Fiscal Note Detail

Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
1. Estmated Total Cost 54,000 -54,000 0
Personal Services 27,000 27,000 0
Current Expenses 27,000 27,000 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 13,503,812 -13,503,812 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 50,000 -50,000 0

Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):



    3081 - Forestry

    Person submitting Fiscal Note: Gregory W. Cook
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