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Fiscal Notes

Minnesota Management & Budget is responsible for managing the fiscal note process as specified in Minnesota Statute 3.98. Below are links to the fiscal note policy and system instructions:
•    Fiscal Note Policy Manual (pdf)
•    Unofficial Fiscal Notes Classified as Nonpublic Data (pdf)
•    Fiscal Note Process (pdf)
•    Fiscal Note Tracking System (FNTS) instructions


Local Impact Notes

To determine a statewide estimate for a particular bill, Minnesota Management & Budget gathers and analyzes data from local governments and local government associations in the state.

Minnesota Management & Budget is responsible for managing the local impact notes processes as specified in Minnesota Statute 3.987.

Please contact Susan Earle at (651) 201-8035 with questions on local impact notes.


Rule Notes

State agencies may be asked by the legislature to prepare rule notes as specified in Minnesota Statutes 3.985. Rule notes estimate the cost of bills granting authority to adopt rules under the Administrative Procedure Act.

Rule Note Policy Manual

Rule Note Worksheet

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