Fiscal Note - State of Utah - 2011 General Session

SB0251 - Lobbyist Training

State Government (UCA 36-12-13(2)(b)):
Enactment of this bill will cost the Lt. Governor's Office $15,000 ongoing from the General Fund starting in FY 2012 for the Internet training site. The magnitude of any revenue that may come from administrative penalties will depend on the number of lobbyists who fail to complete the training course each year.

State Budget Detail TableFY 2011FY 2012FY 2013
General Fund$0$15,000$15,000
   Total Expenditure$0$15,000$15,000
Net Impact, All Funds (Rev.-Exp.)$0($15,000)($15,000)
   Net Impact, General/Education Funds (Rev.-Exp.)$0($15,000)($15,000)

Local Governments (UCA 36-12-13(2)(c)):
Enactment of this bill likely will not result in direct, measurable costs for local governments.

Direct Expenditures by Utah Residents and Businesses (UCA 36-12-13(2)(d)):
Lobbyists who fail to complete the training course each year will be subject to an administrative penalty of up to $1,000 or $5,000 for a subsequent violation within 24 months.

2/24/2011, 10:43:51 AM, Lead Analyst: Allred, S./Attny: RLROffice of the Legislative Fiscal Analyst