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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXVIII, No. 5

Friday, January 27, 2012

125TH LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Private and Special Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, January 26, 2012

Ch. 19 - An Act To Create the New Gloucester Water District. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 1255, L.D. 1703)

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, JANUARY 27, 2012

L.D. 1794, H.P. 1320
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 378: Variance Criteria for the Excavation of Rock, Borrow, Topsoil, Clay or Silt and Performance Standards for the Storage of Petroleum Products, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Environmental Protection. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Environmental Protection pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 1795, H.P. 1321
An Act Regarding the Oversight and Safety of Certain Commercial Vessels Operating in Maine Waters. (Presented by Representative FITTS of Pittsfield)

L.D. 1796, H.P. 1322
An Act Relating to False Claims under the Medicaid Program. (Presented by Representative GIFFORD of Lincoln)

L.D. 1797, H.P. 1323
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 305: Permit by Rule, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Environmental Protection. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Environmental Protection pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 1798, H.P. 1325
An Act To Reform Land Use Planning in the Unorganized Territory. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry pursuant to Resolve 2011, chapter 113, section 9.)

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.