LD 1924 LR 2359(01)
An Act To Expand Access to Justice in Rural Maine through Legal Education
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Pres. Jackson of Aroostook
Committee: Education and Cultural Affairs
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2021-22 FY 2022-23 Projections  FY 2023-24 Projections  FY 2024-25
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $340,000 $340,000 $340,000
General Fund $0 $340,000 $340,000 $340,000
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This bill includes a General Fund appropriation of $340,000 in fiscal year 2022-23 to the Educational and General Activities - UMS program within the University of Maine System for the first year of a 3-year pilot project to expand the Cumberland Legal Aid Clinic of the University of Maine School of Law to include a new satellite clinic in Aroostook County.