|131st MAINE LEGISLATURE
|An Act Removing the Statute of Limitations on Civil Actions and Criminal Prosecutions for Certain Sexual Offenses Against Minors
|Fiscal Note for
Bill as Engrossed with:
C "A" (S-342)
|Current biennium cost increase - General Fund
Minor revenue increase - General Fund
Minor revenue increase - Other Special Revenue Funds
|Correctional and Judicial Impact Statements
|This bill adds
certain Class A, B, and C crimes against minors to the list of actions
without limitations on prosecution.
The current average cost of incarcerating one individual for a single
year is $55,203.
This bill may increase the number of cases filed in the court system. The additional workload associated with the minimal number of new cases does not require additional funding at this time.
The collection of additional filing fees will increase General Fund Revenue by minor amounts and the collection of additional fines will increase General Fund or other dedicated revenue by minor amounts.