Date Requested:February 10, 2005
Time Requested:04:24 PM
Agency: Natural Resources, Division of
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2005r625 intro sb150
CBD Subject: primitive weapons season
FUND(S)
3200
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.

    Implementing this proposal would generate $350,000 in additional revenue for the State. Costs to implement the proposal are estimated at $2,000.

Fiscal Note Detail
Over-all effect
Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
2005
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
2006
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
Implementation)
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 2,000 0
Current Expenses 0 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 350,000 350,000
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
    
    Estimate Revenue:
    Estimate Resident Buyers x Proposed Resident Price = Estimated Resident Revenue
    
    
    Estimated Nonresident Buyers x Proposed Nonresident Price = Estimated Nonresident Revenue
    
    
    Estimated Resident Revenue + Estimated Nonresident Revenue = Total Estimated Revenue
    
    
    20,000 x $10 = $ 200,000 Estimated Resident Revenue
    
    
    3,000 X $50 = $150,000 Estimated Nonresident Revenue
    
    
    $200,000 + $150,000 = $350,000 Total Estimated Revenue
    
    
    The cost estimate is based on personal services from necessary changes to the automated licensing systems.


Memorandum
Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Keith Wilson
Email Address:
kwilson@dnr.state.wv.us
    The bill does not address whether this privilege is to be granted to Class X or XJ buyers or that it is required to be purchased.
    
    
    Bill does not identify what is a primitive weapon. Only primitive weapons authorized by the Director of DNR may be used during the primitive weapon deer hunting season.