LD 177 LR 422(02)
An Act To Improve Labor Laws for Workers in Maine
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Labor and Housing
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
FY 2021-22 FY 2022-23 Projections  FY 2023-24 Projections  FY 2024-25
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $400,000 $400,000 $400,000
General Fund $0 $400,000 $400,000 $400,000
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill includes ongoing General Fund appropriations totaling $400,000 per year beginning in fiscal year 2022-23 to the Employment Services Activity program within the Department of Labor to support apprenticeship programs.  Of that amount, $200,000 is provided to increase support for apprenticeship training reimbursement for registered apprenticeships with the Maine Apprenticeship Program and $200,000 is provided for educational programs that include both industry-based and job-related classroom instruction designed to prepare individuals to succeed in a registered apprenticeship program.