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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Millicent M. MacFarland, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XXXIX, No. 8

Friday, March 8, 2013

126TH LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 1 - An Act To Make Supplemental Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government and To Change Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2013. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 86, L.D. 250) (Governor's Bill)

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, MARCH 8, 2013

L.D. 789, H.P. 540
An Act To Lessen the Impact of High Feed and Fuel Costs on Maine Dairy Farmers. (Presented by Representative BLACK of Wilton)

L.D. 790, H.P. 541
An Act To Repeal the Bonding Authority of the Maine Governmental Facilities Authority. (Presented by Representative SIROCKI of Scarborough)

L.D. 791, H.P. 542
An Act To Increase Transparency and Improve Equity in Appeals to Superintendents' Agreements. (Presented by Representative DEVIN of Newcastle)

L.D. 792, H.P. 543
An Act To Ensure That Essential Programs and Services Targeted Funding Follows the Secondary Student. (Presented by Representative DILL of Old Town)

L.D. 793, H.P. 544
An Act Clarifying the Department of Environmental Protection's Authority Relating to Compensation for Development Activity under the Natural Resources Protection Act. (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Orrington)

L.D. 794, H.P. 545
An Act To Amend Setback Requirements and Standards Related to Species Migration under the Laws Regulating Development near Vernal Pools. (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Orrington)

L.D. 795, H.P. 546
An Act To Amend the Net Energy Billing Program To Allow Participation by Certain Municipal Entities. (Presented by Representative LONGSTAFF of Waterville)

L.D. 796, H.P. 547
Resolve, To Enhance Economic Development by Encouraging Businesses Adjacent to Electric Power Generators To Obtain Power Directly. (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Orrington)

L.D. 797, H.P. 548
An Act To Strengthen Basic Telephone Service. (Presented by Representative DAUGHTRY of Brunswick)

L.D. 798, H.P. 549
An Act To Permit Night Hunting of Coyotes on Sunday. (Presented by Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester)

L.D. 799, H.P. 550
Resolve, To Allow Use of Live Bait for Fishing in the Allagash Wilderness Waterway and Fish River Waterway. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 800, H.P. 551
An Act To Expand Migratory Waterfowl Hunting Opportunities. (Presented by Representative PARRY of Arundel)

L.D. 801, H.P. 552
Resolve, To Extend the Deadline for the Department of Health and Human Services To Submit a Report on Persons with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative FARNSWORTH of Portland)

L.D. 802, H.P. 553
An Act To Encourage Alternative Forms of Treatment for Opiate or Opioid Addiction by Prohibiting MaineCare Coverage for Medication-assisted Treatment for Addiction. (Presented by Representative LOCKMAN of Amherst)

L.D. 803, H.P. 554
An Act Regarding Certain Aspects of Infant Care in Child Care Facilities. (Presented by Representative MOONEN of Portland)

L.D. 804, H.P. 555
An Act To Improve Preventive Dental Health Care and Reduce Costs in the MaineCare Program. (Presented by Representative CAREY of Lewiston)

L.D. 805, H.P. 556
An Act To Require Notice to and Input from Municipalities in Which Certain Group Homes Are Located. (Presented by Representative WILSON of Augusta)

L.D. 806, H.P. 557
An Act To Allow the Purchase of Workers' Compensation Insurance Coverage for Domestic Employees from an Insurance Company That Provides Liability Insurance for Homeowners or Tenants. (Presented by Representative SANDERSON of Chelsea)

L.D. 807, H.P. 558
An Act To Provide Protection to a Condominium Association When a Condominium Is Foreclosed On. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Bethel)

L.D. 808, H.P. 559
An Act To Amend the Laws Concerning Metal Dealers. (Presented by Representative LONGSTAFF of Waterville)

L.D. 809, H.P. 560
An Act To Create a License for Metal Dealers. (Presented by Representative LONGSTAFF of Waterville)

L.D. 810, H.P. 561
Resolve, To Amend the Lobster Trap Tag System Rules for Certain Zones. (Presented by Representative CASAVANT of Biddeford)

L.D. 811, H.P. 562
An Act To Provide Guidance for the Development of Marine Fisheries Management Plans. (Presented by Representative DEVIN of Newcastle)

L.D. 812, H.P. 563
An Act To Create an Open Enrollment Period Consistent with Federal Regulations for Health Insurance Exchanges. (Presented by Representative BECK of Waterville)

L.D. 813, H.P. 564
An Act To Promote the Sale of Maine Milk. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 814, H.P. 565
An Act To Clarify the Request for Proposal Process. (Presented by Representative SIROCKI of Scarborough)

L.D. 815, H.P. 566
An Act To Tax Political Action Committees. (Presented by Representative HAYES of Buckfield)

L.D. 816, H.P. 567
An Act To Reduce the Property Tax Burden and Improve the Circuitbreaker Program. (Presented by Representative POWERS of Naples)

L.D. 817, H.P. 568
Resolve, To Require That a Sign Directing Motorists To Gould Academy Be Placed on the Maine Turnpike. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Bethel)

L.D. 818, H.P. 569
Resolve, Directing the Department of Transportation and the Maine Turnpike Authority To Assess the Effects of Funding and Policy Decisions on the Maine Turnpike and I-295 between Portland and Augusta. (Presented by Representative BOLDUC of Auburn)

L.D. 819, H.P. 570
Resolve, To Equalize Tolls on Highways in the State. (Presented by Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston)

L.D. 820, H.P. 571
An Act Regarding Fire Escapes for Certain Buildings. (Presented by Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston)

L.D. 821, H.P. 572
An Act To Allocate the Balance of Funds Not Expended by the Task Force on Franco-Americans. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative POULIOT of Augusta)

L.D. 822, H.P. 573
An Act To Establish a Program To Invite Legislators To Visit Public School Classrooms. (Presented by Representative NELSON of Falmouth)

L.D. 823, H.P. 574
An Act To Require Institutions of Higher Learning To Comply with the Federal Americans with Disabilities Act. (Presented by Representative SANDERSON of Chelsea)

L.D. 824, H.P. 575
Resolve, Directing the Department of Environmental Protection To Develop a Rural Land Use Development Process. (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Newfield)

L.D. 825, H.P. 576
Resolve, To Study Climate Change and Implement the Recommendations of the Department of Environmental Protection Report on Climate Change. (Presented by Representative NOON of Sanford)

L.D. 826, H.P. 577
An Act To Eliminate the Opt-out Charges for Smart Meters. (Presented by Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick)

L.D. 827, H.P. 578
An Act To Increase Access to Natural Gas. (Presented by Representative DUNPHY of Embden)

L.D. 828, H.P. 579
An Act To Improve the Administration of the Child Care Subsidy Program and To Prevent Erroneous Termination of Child Care Services. (Presented by Representative GATTINE of Westbrook)

L.D. 829, H.P. 580
Resolve, To Complete the Timely and Appropriate Redesign of Shared Living Services for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative STUCKEY of Portland)

L.D. 830, H.P. 581
An Act To Further Protect Pregnant Women under the Maine Human Rights Act. (Presented by Representative DORNEY of Norridgewock)

L.D. 831, H.P. 582
An Act To Prohibit Mandatory Membership in a Union or Payment of Agency Fees as a Condition of Employment. (Presented by Representative LOCKMAN of Amherst)

L.D. 832, H.P. 583
An Act To Enable Small-scale Cooperative Management of Sea Urchin Resources. (Presented by Representative DEVIN of Newcastle)

L.D. 833, H.P. 584
An Act To Allow Municipalities To Place Liens for Failure To Pay Storm Water Assessments. (Presented by Representative MOONEN of Portland)

L.D. 834, H.P. 585
An Act To Make the Income Tax More Equitable for Citizens of the State. (Presented by Representative HAYES of Buckfield)

L.D. 835, H.P. 586
An Act To Improve Organ Donation Awareness. (Presented by Representative ROCHELO of Biddeford)

L.D. 836, H.P. 587
An Act Regarding the Use of Mobile Poultry Processing Units. (Presented by Representative DAUGHTRY of Brunswick)

L.D. 837, H.P. 588
An Act To Clarify the Laws Establishing the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative FREDETTE of Newport)

L.D. 838, H.P. 589
Resolve, To Establish a Working Group To Study Issues Relating to Liability of Apiary Owners and Operators. (Presented by Representative BLACK of Wilton)

L.D. 839, H.P. 590
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Licensing of Technicians Involved in a Display of Fireworks or Special Effects. (Presented by Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston)

L.D. 840, H.P. 591
An Act To Amend the Law Regulating the Use of Explosives. (Presented by Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston)

L.D. 841, H.P. 592
An Act To Prevent Offensive Touching of a Person Seeking Access to Public Facilities. (Presented by Representative LIBBY of Waterboro)

L.D. 842, H.P. 593
An Act To Facilitate the Use of Electronic Monitoring To Prevent Domestic Violence. (Presented by Representative FREDETTE of Newport)

L.D. 843, H.P. 594
An Act To Promote the Financial Literacy of High School Students. (Presented by Representative POULIOT of Augusta)

L.D. 844, H.P. 595
Resolve, To Require a Study of the Availability of Food Packaging without Bisphenol A. (Presented by Representative GIDEON of Freeport)

L.D. 845, H.P. 596
An Act To Change the Classification of the Lower Androscoggin River. (Presented by Representative DAUGHTRY of Brunswick)

L.D. 846, H.P. 597
An Act To Improve and Modernize the Authority of Local Health Officers. (Presented by Representative COOPER of Yarmouth)

L.D. 847, H.P. 598
Resolve, To Address Changes Needed for Providers of Private Nonmedical Institution Services. (Presented by Representative FARNSWORTH of Portland)

L.D. 848, H.P. 599
An Act To Clarify the Right To Name a 3rd Party To Receive Notification of Policy Cancellation. (Presented by Representative HOBBINS of Saco)

L.D. 849, H.P. 600
An Act To Validate Certain Real Estate Transactions Entered into by a Corporation while Its Charter Was Suspended. (Presented by Representative HUBBELL of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 850, H.P. 601
Resolve, To Study the Issue of Inheritance of Digital Assets. (Presented by Representative PRIEST of Brunswick)

L.D. 851, H.P. 602
An Act To Require the Return of Excess Funds by a Municipality That Forecloses on Real Estate. (Presented by Representative DICKERSON of Rockland)

L.D. 852, H.P. 603
An Act To Amend Certain Provisions of Law Affecting the Judicial Branch. (Presented by Representative PRIEST of Brunswick)

L.D. 853, H.P. 604
Resolve, Requiring the Department of Labor To Establish a Fund To Assist Unemployed Individuals Lacking Transportation to Job Interviews. (Presented by Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick)

L.D. 854, H.P. 605
An Act To Clarify When a Manufactured Home Becomes Residential Real Property. (Presented by Representative PRIEST of Brunswick)

L.D. 855, H.P. 606
Resolve, To Create a Study Group To Research the Possibility of a Virtual Legislature. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative CASAVANT of Biddeford)

L.D. 856, H.P. 607
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Require State Officers To Be Elected by a Majority of Voters. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 857, H.P. 608
An Act To Examine Fees Charged by Municipalities Concerning Outdoor-related Activities. (Presented by Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester)

L.D. 858, H.P. 609
An Act To Partially Fund Tax Breaks for the Wealthy by Eliminating Certain Gubernatorial Benefits. (Presented by Representative RUSSELL of Portland)

L.D. 859, H.P. 610
An Act To Increase Ethics and Transparency in Government Service. (Presented by Representative RUSSELL of Portland)

L.D. 860, H.P. 611
An Act To Require That the Governor, Senators and Members of the House of Representatives Be Elected by the Ranked-choice Voting Method. (Presented by Representative RUSSELL of Portland)

L.D. 861, H.P. 612
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 2: Rules Concerning the Processing of Applications and Other Administrative Matters, 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. 862, S.P. 287
An Act To Assist York County Community College. (Presented by Senator TUTTLE of York)

L.D. 863, S.P. 288
Resolve, To Reduce Greenhouse Gases and Consumer Energy Costs. (Presented by Senator YOUNGBLOOD of Penobscot)

L.D. 864, S.P. 289
An Act Regarding Service of Small Claims Notices. (Presented by Senator COLLINS of York)

L.D. 865, S.P. 290
An Act Regarding Contract Indemnification. (Presented by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot)

L.D. 866, S.P. 291
An Act To Create an Income Tax Credit for Educational Supplies Purchased by Public School Employees. (Presented by Senator GOODALL of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 867, S.P. 292
An Act To Streamline, Amend and Clarify Certain Professional and Occupational Licensing Statutes. (Presented by Senator PATRICK of Oxford)

L.D. 868, S.P. 293
An Act To Expand Funding for Early Childhood Education. (Presented by Senator LACHOWICZ of Kennebec)

L.D. 869, S.P. 294
An Act To Relax Divorce Requirements for Victims of Domestic Violence. (Presented by Senator LACHOWICZ of Kennebec)

L.D. 870, S.P. 295
Resolve, Regarding a Study by the Department of Transportation of the Most Efficient Options for Improving East-west Transit and Transportation. (Presented by Senator MAZUREK of Knox)

L.D. 871, S.P. 296
An Act To Protect Victims of Domestic Violence by Waiving Their Filing Fees in Divorce Actions. (Presented by Senator LACHOWICZ of Kennebec)

L.D. 872, S.P. 297
An Act To Improve the Quality of Guardian ad Litem Services for the Children and Families of Maine. (Presented by Senator DUTREMBLE of York)

L.D. 873, S.P. 298
An Act To Establish Positive Reentry Parole. (Presented by Senator TUTTLE of York)

L.D. 874, S.P. 299
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Reduce the Cost of Shipping for Maine Businesses, Attract Tourists and Facilitate the Development of Commuter Rail Transportation. (Presented by Senator MAZUREK of Knox)

L.D. 875, S.P. 300
Resolve, Directing the Department of Transportation and the Maine Turnpike Authority To Conduct a Study of Possible Connector Roads in Androscoggin and Franklin Counties. (Presented by Senator CLEVELAND of Androscoggin)

L.D. 876, S.P. 301
Resolve, To Establish a Working Group To Study Issues Relating to Broadband Infrastructure Deployment. (Presented by Senator JOHNSON of Lincoln)

L.D. 877, S.P. 302
An Act To Establish the Geospatial Data Reserve Fund. (Presented by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin)

L.D. 878, S.P. 303
An Act To Provide a Preference for Maine Bidders on State Contracts. (Presented by Senator LACHOWICZ of Kennebec)

L.D. 879, S.P. 304
An Act To Increase State Wildlife Revenues and Grow the Hunting and Fishing Industries. (Presented by Senator TUTTLE of York)

L.D. 880, S.P. 305
An Act To Change the Process for Student Transfers from an Alternative Organizational Structure. (Presented by Senator BURNS of Washington)

L.D. 881, S.P. 306
An Act To Improve the Unused Pharmaceutical Disposal Program. (Presented by Senator CRAVEN of Androscoggin)

L.D. 882, S.P. 307
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Confidentiality of Health Care Information To Enhance Public Safety. (Presented by Senator CRAVEN of Androscoggin)

L.D. 883, S.P. 308
An Act Regarding the Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Advisory Board. (Presented by Senator GERZOFSKY of Cumberland)

L.D. 884, S.P. 309
An Act To Improve Death Investigations. (Presented by Senator GERZOFSKY of Cumberland)

L.D. 885, S.P. 310
An Act To Remove Obsolete Provisions of the Electric Industry Restructuring Laws. (Presented by Senator CLEVELAND of Androscoggin)

L.D. 886, H.P. 613
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 270: Uniform Reporting System for Quality Data Sets, a Major Substantive Rule of the Maine Health Data Organization. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Maine Health Data Organization pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 887, H.P. 614
An Act To Repeal a Specialized Form of the Generic Crime of Theft by Unauthorized Taking or Transfer. (Submitted by the Criminal Law Advisory Commission pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 17-A, section 1354, subsection 2.)

L.D. 888, H.P. 615
An Act To Provide Funding to the Judicial Branch to Facilitate Reporting to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System. (Presented by Representative DAVIS of Sangerville)

L.D. 889, H.P. 616
An Act To Adjust Funding Forwarded from School Districts to Charter Schools. (Presented by Representative BENNETT of Kennebunk)

L.D. 890, S.P. 311
An Act To Buy American-made Products. (Presented by Senator JACKSON of Aroostook)

L.D. 891, S.P. 312
An Act To Create Uniform Claims Paying Practices in Long-term Care Insurance Policies. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator LANGLEY of Hancock)

L.D. 892, S.P. 313
An Act Regarding Municipal General Assistance. (Presented by Senator MASON of Androscoggin)

L.D. 893, S.P. 314
An Act To Protect Life Insurance Policyholders. (Presented by Senator VALENTINO of York)

L.D. 894, H.P. 617
An Act To Provide Customers with Itemized Bills. (Presented by Representative MONAGHAN-DERRIG of Cape Elizabeth)

L.D. 895, H.P. 618
Resolve, Directing the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Amend Its Rules Regarding Required Setback Distances for Beaver Traps. (Presented by Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton)

L.D. 896, H.P. 619
An Act To Allow Fox Hunting at Night. (Presented by Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton)

L.D. 897, H.P. 620
An Act To Establish the Volunteer Advocate Program. (Presented by Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton)

L.D. 898, H.P. 621
An Act To Require Labeling of Genetically Engineered Marine Organisms. (Presented by Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville)

L.D. 899, H.P. 622
An Act Providing for a Noncommercial, Nondomiciled Resident Lobster and Crab Fishing License. (Presented by Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville)

L.D. 900, H.P. 623
An Act Regarding the Disclosure of Certain Records in Criminal Matters. (Presented by Representative DION of Portland)

L.D. 901, H.P. 624
An Act To Modify the Mining Excise Tax. (Presented by Representative CHAPMAN of Brooksville)

L.D. 902, H.P. 625
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 882: Designation of Bisphenol A as a Priority Chemical and Regulation of Bisphenol A in Children's 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. 903, H.P. 627
An Act To Enhance the Development and Implementation of Integrated Pest Management Programs. (Presented by Representative CRAY of Palmyra)

L.D. 904, H.P. 628
An Act To Clarify When Bonds May Be Issued. (Presented by Representative CAREY of Lewiston)

L.D. 905, H.P. 629
Resolve, Directing the Department of Education To Develop School Building Security Plans. (Presented by Representative BRIGGS of Mexico)

L.D. 906, H.P. 630
An Act To Permit a School Administrative Unit Discretion Concerning Participation of Students from Charter Schools in School Extracurricular and Interscholastic Activities. (Presented by Representative MOONEN of Portland)

L.D. 907, H.P. 631
An Act To Encourage Recycling. (Presented by Representative STANLEY of Medway)

L.D. 908, H.P. 632
An Act To Limit MaineCare Reimbursement for Suboxone and Methadone Treatment. (Presented by Representative DICKERSON of Rockland)

L.D. 909, H.P. 633
Resolve, To Establish MaineCare Eligibility for Parents Participating in Reunification Activities. (Presented by Representative HAMANN of South Portland)

L.D. 910, H.P. 634
Resolve, Directing the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Study and Make Recommendations Regarding the Bear Hunting Season. (Presented by Representative SHAW of Standish)

L.D. 911, H.P. 635
An Act To Increase Revenue for the ATV Recreational Management Fund. (Presented by Representative BRIGGS of Mexico)

L.D. 912, H.P. 636
An Act To Provide Another Alternative to the Civil Order of Arrest Process. (Presented by Representative NELSON of Falmouth)

L.D. 913, H.P. 637
An Act To Promote Excursion Passes by Amending the Law Governing Expiration Dates on Gift Obligations and Stored-value Cards Redeemable with Multiple Sellers. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 914, H.P. 638
An Act To Certify Nuclear Medicine Technologists in Computed Tomography. (Presented by Representative KINNEY of Limington)

L.D. 915, H.P. 639
An Act To Expand the Sales Tax Exemption for Certain Public Libraries To Include Sales by Those Libraries or Their Supporting Organizations. (Presented by Representative TIPPING-SPITZ of Orono)

L.D. 916, H.P. 640
An Act To Promote Investment in Maine's Communications Network and Natural Gas Network. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 917, H.P. 641
An Act To Waive Tolls on the Maine Turnpike for Certain Disabled Maine Veterans. (Presented by Representative AYOTTE of Caswell)

L.D. 918, H.P. 642
An Act To Remove the Provision That a Motorcycle Operator May Prove a Motorcycle Muffler Does Not Exceed Specific Noise Standards. (Presented by Representative GILBERT of Jay)

L.D. 919, H.P. 643
An Act Concerning the Monetary Amount of Damage That Defines a Reportable Motor Vehicle Accident. (Presented by Representative SHAW of Standish)

L.D. 920, H.P. 644
An Act To Prohibit Herbicide Spraying on Abandoned Railroad Lines. (Presented by Representative McLEAN of Gorham)

L.D. 921, H.P. 645
Resolve, Directing the Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices To Improve Public Access to Campaign Finance Information. (Presented by Representative HARLOW of Portland)

L.D. 922, H.P. 646
An Act To Eliminate the Requirement That an Address Be Provided in Disclaimers on Political Radio Advertisements. (Presented by Representative MOONEN of Portland)

L.D. 923, H.P. 647
An Act To Require Write-in Candidates To Be Listed on the Ballot Tabulation Report. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 924, H.P. 648
An Act To Prevent a Conflict of Interest of the Secretary of State. (Presented by Representative CAREY of Lewiston)

L.D. 925, H.P. 649
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Riverfront Community Development. (Presented by Representative LIBBY of Lewiston)

L.D. 926, H.P. 650
An Act To Increase the Penalty for an Adult Who Provides Alcohol to a Minor Involved in a Fatal Accident. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Bethel)

L.D. 927, H.P. 651
An Act To Further Energy Independence for the State. (Presented by Representative McGOWAN of York)

L.D. 928, H.P. 652
An Act To Improve MaineCare Nursing Home Reimbursement To Preserve Access and Promote Quality. (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 929, H.P. 653
An Act To Amend the Requirements for the Reporting of New Hires. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 930, H.P. 654
An Act To Subject a Motorboat with a Certificate of Number from Another Jurisdiction to the Annual Registration Fee. (Presented by Representative NADEAU of Winslow)

L.D. 931, H.P. 655
An Act To Prevent Fish Kills and To Allow for Recreational Use of Sebago Lake. (Presented by Representative SHAW of Standish)

L.D. 932, H.P. 656
An Act To Promote Fishing by Youth. (Presented by Representative PEASE of Morrill)

L.D. 933, H.P. 657
An Act To Establish a Separate Regulatory Board for Dental Hygienists. (Presented by Representative SIROCKI of Scarborough)

L.D. 934, H.P. 658
An Act To Amend the Laws on Extended Warranties for Used Cars To Make Terms of Coverage Transparent. (Presented by Representative WILSON of Augusta)

L.D. 935, H.P. 659
An Act To Permit the Harvest of Sea Cucumbers as Bycatch of Sea Urchin Dragging and To Allow Areas To Be Closed to Sea Cucumber Dragging. (Presented by Representative KUMIEGA of Deer Isle)

L.D. 936, H.P. 660
An Act To Authorize Municipalities To Impose Service Charges on Tax-exempt Property Owned by Certain Nonprofit Organizations. (Presented by Representative CHASE of Wells)

L.D. 937, H.P. 661
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Disability Parking Spaces. (Presented by Representative AYOTTE of Caswell)

L.D. 938, H.P. 662
An Act To Update the Laws Relating to the Tri-state Lotto and the Payment of Prizes to Minors. (Presented by Representative LUCHINI of Ellsworth)

L.D. 939, S.P. 316
An Act To Restore Maine's Groundfishing Industry. (Presented by President ALFOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 940, S.P. 317
An Act To Reestablish State-municipal Revenue-sharing as a Compact between the State and Municipal Governments. (Presented by President ALFOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 941, S.P. 318
An Act To Facilitate the Expansion of the State's Liquor Distribution System. (Presented by President ALFOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 942, S.P. 319
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Invest in Deficient State Highways, Bridges and Aviation, Marine, Rail and Transit Facilities. (Presented by Senator MAZUREK of Knox)

L.D. 943, S.P. 320
An Act To Amend Provisions of the Law Pertaining to Motor Vehicles. (Presented by Senator MAZUREK of Knox)

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