weekly
LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Heather J.R. Priest, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XXXVII, No. 26

Friday, July 1, 2011

125TH LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Friday, June 24, 2011

Ch. 407 - An Act To Amend the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act To Protect Patient Privacy. (H.P. 951, L.D. 1296)

Ch. 408 - An Act To Provide Options to Municipalities Concerning the Maine Uniform Building and Energy Code. (H.P. 1042, L.D. 1416)

Signed by the Governor
Monday, June 27, 2011

Ch. 409 - An Act To Fully Enfranchise Voters. (H.P. 1087, L.D. 1478)

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Tuesday, June 28, 2011
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 410 - An Act To Amend the Laws Pertaining to High-stakes Beano. (H.P. 418, L.D. 535)

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 411 - An Act To Restore the Health Care Provider Tax to 6 Percent. (H.P. 752, L.D. 1016)

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 412 - An Act To Establish the Maine Wild Mushroom Harvesting Certification Program. (S.P. 436, L.D. 1407)

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 413 - An Act To Reduce Energy Prices for Maine Consumers. (S.P. 501, L.D. 1570) (Governor's Bill)

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Ch. 414 - An Act To Create a Public Charter School Program in Maine. (S.P. 496, L.D. 1553)

Ch. 415 - An Act To Raise the Speed Limit on Interstate 95 between the City of Old Town and the Town of Houlton. (H.P. 1143, L.D. 1557)

Constitutional Resolutions

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Ch. 1 - RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Change the Schedule for Redistricting. (H.P. 387, L.D. 494)

Chaptered copies of the above measures may be obtained from the Engrossing Department, Room 106, State House, 7 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0007, Ph. 207-287-1649.

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011

L.D. 1588, H.P. 1191
An Act To Provide Funding for the Reapportionment Commission. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Speaker NUTTING of Oakland)

Copies of the Bills may be obtained from the Document Room, First Floor, State House, Augusta, Maine 04333-0002 - Ph: 207-287-1408 or by e-mailing a request to webmaster_house@legislature.maine.gov . Please include your mailing address as we can not mail bill text electronically.

Bill text is also available at the Maine Legislature Web Site http://legislature.maine.gov/bills/billtexts.

Bill status information is available at http://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/search.asp.