Fiscal Note - State of Utah - 2013 General Session
HB0339 - Indigent Defense in Justice Courts
State Government (UCA 36-12-13(2)(b)):
Enactment of this bill likely will not materially impact the state budget.
Local Governments (UCA 36-12-13(2)(c)):
Enacting this bill could increase costs for local justice courts by about $750,000 to $1.5 million annually. Local justice courts would be required to provide legal counsel for an estimated 15,000 indigents at a cost that ranges from $50 to $100 per appointment.
Direct Expenditures by Utah Residents and Businesses (UCA 36-12-13(2)(d)):
Enactment of this bill likely will not result in direct, measurable expenditures by Utah residents or businesses.
Performance Note Required? (Joint Rule 4-2-404): No
|2/22/2013, 12:21:48 PM, Lead Analyst: Oh, A./Attny: ECM||Office of the Legislative Fiscal Analyst|