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2005 Session Schedule

(as of 6/15/05)

Dates and times are subject to change*

Afternoon and/or evening sessions will be held as needed

January
Tuesday, January 4th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 6th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 11th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 13th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, January 17th Martin Luther King Jr. Day State Holiday
Tuesday, January 18th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 19th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 20th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 25th House - 3:00 p.m. (new time) Senate - 3:00 p.m. (new time)
Governor's State of the State address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
7:00 p.m.
(reconvene at 6:15 pm)
Thursday, January 27th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
February
Tuesday, February 1 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
State of the Judiciary address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
11:00 a.m.
(convene at 10:30)
Thursday, February 3 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, February 8 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 10 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, February 15 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
State of Education address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
11:00 a.m.
(convene at 10:30)
Wednesday, February 16 House - 9:00 a.m. (new time) Senate - 9:00 a.m. (new time)
Wednesday, February 16
through Friday, February 18
Maine Development Foundation Economic Tour
Monday, February 21 Presidents' Day State Holiday
Tuesday, February 22 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 24 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
March
Tuesday, March 1 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 2 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 9:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 2
through Friday, March 4
Maine Development Foundation
Economic Tour - Northern/Eastern Maine
 
Tuesday, March 8 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 10 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 15 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 17 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 22 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 23 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 24 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, March 28 (new) House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 29 House - 10:00 a.m. (back to original time) Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 30 House - 6:00 p.m. (new time) Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 31 House - no session (change) Senate - no session (change)
April
Monday, April 4 (new) House - 11:00 a.m. (new) Senate - 11:00 a.m. (new)
Tuesday, April 5 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 6 House - 9:00 a.m. (change) Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 7 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 8
through Sunday, April 10
YMCA Youth in Government at the State House  
Tuesday, April 12 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 13 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 14 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, April 18
thourgh Friday, April 22
No Session scheduled this week.
Committees to meet as needed.
 
Tuesday, April 26 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 27 House - no session (change) Senate - no session (change)
Thursday, April 28 House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
May
Tuesday, May 3 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 5 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Welcome Back Day
Friday, May 6 No Session - 100% of all bills out of committee
Monday, May 9 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, May 10 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 11 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 12 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, May 16 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, May 17 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, May 18 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 19 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, May 20 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, May 23 House - 9:00 a.m.
evening session starting at 5:30
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, May 24 House - 9:00 a.m.
no afternoon or evening session
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Committee on Appropriations and Financial Affairs will begin public hearings on the Part II budget during the afternoon and evening
Wednesday, May 25 House - 9:00 a.m.
evening session starting at 5:00
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, May 26 House - 9:00 a.m.
no afternoon or evening session
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, May 30 Memorial Day State Holiday
Tuesday, May 31 House - 9:00 a.m.
afternoon and/or evening session likely
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
June
Wednesday, June 1 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, June 2 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, June 3 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 4 House - No Session (change) Senate - No Session
Monday, June 6 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, June 7 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, June 8 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, June 9 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, June 10 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Saturday, June 11 House - No Session (change) Senate - No Session (change)
Monday, June 13 House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, June 14 House - 4:00 p.m. Senate - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday, June 15 House - 4:00 p.m. Senate - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 16 House - 2:00 p.m. (new) Senate - 10:00 a.m. (new)
Friday, June 17 House - 10:00 a.m. (new) Senate - 10:00 a.m. (new)


2006 Session Schedule

(as of 5/23/06)

Dates and times are subject to change*

additional months will be added as they become available

Afternoon and/or evening sessions will be held as needed


January
Wednesday, January 4th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 5th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 10th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, January 12th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, January 16th Martin Luther King Jr. Day - State Holiday
Tuesday, January 17th House - 4:00 p.m. Senate - 4:00 p.m.
Governor's State of the State address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
7:00 p.m.
(postponed until Wednesday)
Wednesday, January 18th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Governor's State of the State address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
7:00 p.m.
(reconvene at 6:30 pm)
Thursday, January 19th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, January 20th 100% carryover bills out
Tuesday, January 24th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, January 25th House - 10:30 a.m. Senate - 10:30 a.m.
Thursday, January 26th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, January 31st House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
February
Wednesday, February 1st House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
State of the Judiciary address
(Joint Convention in House Chamber)
11:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 2nd House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, February 7th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 8th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 9th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, February 14th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 15th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, February 16th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, February 20th Presidents' Day - State Holiday
No session this week - committees to work
Tuesday, February 28th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
March
Thursday, March 2nd House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 7th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Legislative Scholarship Auction 5:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 9th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, March 10th 100% of bills voted out of committee
Tuesday, March 14th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 16th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 21st House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 22nd House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 23rd House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, March 27th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, March 28th House - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:30)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, March 29th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, March 30th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, March 31st House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
April
Monday, April 3rd House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:00)
Tuesday, April 4th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Wednesday, April 5th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 6th House - 9:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 5:30)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 7th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Monday, April 10th House - 9:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:00)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Tuesday, April 11th House - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 5:00)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:30)
Wednesday, April 12th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Passover begins at sundown
Thursday, April 13th House - 9:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:00)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:00)
Friday, April 14th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - no session
Good Friday
Monday, April 17th Patriots Day - State Holiday
School Vacation Week
No session this week - committees to work if needed
Wednesday, April 26th House - 10:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Thursday, April 27th House - 9:00 a.m. Senate - 10:00 a.m.
Friday, April 28th House - 9:00 a.m.
(evening session likely)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session likely)
May
Monday, May 22nd House - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session starting at 4:00)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session likely)
Tuesday, May 23rd House - 10:30 a.m.
(evening session likely)
Senate - 10:30 a.m.
(evening session likely)
Wednesday, May 24th (new day) House - 9:00 a.m.
(evening session possible)
Senate - 10:00 a.m.
(evening session possible)

* The House and Senate set the time and date of their next meeting each day when they adjourn. To confirm that they are meeting as scheduled, please check with the office of the Clerk of the House at (207) 287-1400 or the office of the Secretary of the Senate at (207) 287-1540. Thanks!