§ 22-12-1.1 Fiscal notes for
Whenever a state department or agency proposes to adopt administrative rules in
accordance with the provisions of chapter 35 of title 42, which rules affect
the state or any city or town financially, the proposed rules shall be
accompanied by a fiscal note. The budget officer shall be responsible, in
cooperation with these agencies, for the preparation of the fiscal note, except
that the department of revenue, in consultation and cooperation with the Rhode
Island League of Cities and Towns, shall be responsible for the preparation of
the fiscal note for bills affecting cities and towns. Fiscal notes shall be
returned to the state department or agency proposing to adopt administrative
rules within ten (10) calendar days of when the request was made. Copies of all
fiscal notes for administrative rules shall be forwarded to the chairperson of
the house finance committee, the chairperson of the senate finance committee,
house fiscal advisor and senate fiscal advisor.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1987, ch. 213, § 1; P.L. 2006, ch. 246, art. 39, § 1; P.L.
2008, ch. 98, § 1; P.L. 2008, ch. 145, § 1.)