Budget-related issues are staffed by the Legislative Fiscal Office.
The Legislative Fiscal Office (LFO) is a permanent, non-partisan legislative service agency. It provides research, analysis, and evaluation of state expenditures, financial affairs, program administration, and agency organization for legislators, legislative committees, and their staffs. The LFO also provides fiscal impact statements on legislative measures. Legislative committees staffed by the LFO include the Joint Committee on Ways and Means (during the session), the Emergency Board (during the interim), the Joint Legislative Committee on Information Management and Technology, and the Joint Legislative Audit Committee.
Taxation-related issues are staffed by Legislative Revenue Office.
The Legislative Revenue Office (LRO) is a permanent, non-partisan legislative service agency. It provides research and analysis on tax policy and school finance issues for legislators, legislative committees, and their staffs. The LRO also provides revenue impact statements on legislative measures that affect state or local revenue. Legislative committees staffed by the LRO are the Senate Finance & Revenue Committee, and the House Revenue Committee.
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