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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XL, No. 3

Friday, January 24, 2014

126TH LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Became law notwithstanding the veto of the Governor

Ch. 444 - An Act To Reduce Tobacco-related Illness and Lower Health Care Costs in MaineCare. (H.P. 261, L.D. 386)

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 24, 2014

L.D. 1738, H.P. 1244
An Act To Improve Maine's Involuntary Commitment Processes. (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 1739, H.P. 1245
An Act To Amend the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act. (Presented by Representative DION of Portland)

L.D. 1740, H.P. 1246
An Act To Amend Laws Relating to Health Care Data. (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 1741, H.P. 1247
Resolve, Extending the Date by Which the Probate and Trust Law Advisory Commission Must Report on Its Work on Maine's Probate Code and the Uniform Probate Code. (Submitted by the Probate and Trust Law Advisory Commission pursuant to Resolve 2013, chapter 5, section 2.)

L.D. 1742, H.P. 1248
Resolve, Extending the Date by Which the Probate and Trust Law Advisory Commission Must Report on Its Review of the Issue of Inheritance of Digital Assets. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to Resolve 2013, chapter 27, section 2.)

L.D. 1743, H.P. 1249
Resolve, Directing the Department of Defense, Veterans and Emergency Management To Develop a Portable Voucher System To Subsidize Rental Housing for Veterans in the State. (Presented by Representative VILLA of Harrison)

L.D. 1744, H.P. 1250
An Act To Protect Maine Lakes. (Presented by Representative McCABE of Skowhegan)

L.D. 1745, H.P. 1251
An Act To Preserve Maine's Long-term Care Facilities. (Presented by Representative CASSIDY of Lubec)

L.D. 1746, H.P. 1253
An Act To Facilitate Informed Planning for Higher Education and Careers. (Presented by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham)

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://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_126th/billtexts/.

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