LD 369 LR 598(06)
An Act To Align Municipal General Assistance Programs with the Immigration Status Policies of the Department of Health and Human Services 
Fiscal Note for Senate Amendment " " to Committee Amendment "A"
Sponsor: Sen. Volk of Cumberland
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Minor savings - General Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This amendment will put a 24-month limit on general assistance benefits for persons who are lawfully present or pursuing a lawful process to apply for immigration relief. This change may create some savings, but due to the transitory nature of the program any savings are expected to be minor.