Direct Savings Law and Legal Definition

The term "direct savings", when used with respect to the result of compliance with the Federal mandate--

(A) in the case of a Federal intergovernmental mandate, means the aggregate estimated reduction in costs to any State, local, or tribal government as a result of compliance with the Federal intergovernmental mandate; and

(B) in the case of a Federal private sector mandate, means the aggregate estimated reduction in costs to the private sector as a result of compliance with the Federal private sector mandate. (2 USCS § 658)