2017 Financial State of Maryland (Released 9/25/2018)
Prior Years' TIA Data
Publishing Entity: Comptroller of Maryland
Here’s a classic dilemma for agencies: When the cost of a new project is underestimated, agency managers may have to drop aspects of the program, reassess targets, slow down timetables or even ask the legislature for more money. So how do managers avoid this quandary? Fiscal notes. That is, the legislature should factor into every debate about a bill the estimated cost of the program.