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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Robert B. Hunt, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XLIV, No. 6

Friday, February 9, 2018

128TH LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Ch. 317 - An Act To Improve the Regulation of Debt Collectors. (S.P. 613, L.D. 1663)

Ch. 318 - An Act Regarding the Information Required of Debt Buyers for Debt Collection. (H.P. 1165, L.D. 1677)

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. 207-287-1324.

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2018

L.D. 1819, H.P. 1261
An Act Prohibiting Female Genital Mutilation. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative SIROCKI of Scarborough)

L.D. 1820, H.P. 1262
Resolve, Regarding Increases in Reimbursement Rates for Certain Children's Habilitative Services under MaineCare. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 1821, H.P. 1263
An Act To Implement Recommendations of the Right To Know Advisory Committee Concerning Freedom of Access Training for Public Officials. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 1, section 411, subsection 6, paragraph G.)

L.D. 1822, H.P. 1264
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Offenses against the Person. (Presented by Representative CARDONE of Bangor)

L.D. 1823, H.P. 1265
An Act Regarding the Repeal of a Provision of Law Allowing Certain Nonresidents To Hunt Deer before the Open Season on Deer. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife pursuant to Joint Order 2017, H.P. 1249.)

L.D. 1824, H.P. 1266
An Act Regarding the Termination of the Authority To Issue a Permit for a Noise Suppression Device on a Firearm for Hunting. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Inland Fisheries and Wildlife pursuant to Joint Order 2017, H.P. 1250.)

L.D. 1825, H.P. 1267
An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Board of Dental Practice. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development pursuant to Public Law 2015, chapter 429, section 25.)

L.D. 1826, H.P. 1268
An Act To Repeal the Sunset Date on the Laws Governing Licensure of Appraisal Management Companies. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 32, section 14049-K, subsection 2.)

L.D. 1827, H.P. 1269
An Act To Amend the Maine Uniform Trust Code Regarding Reporting by Trustees and the Duties of Trustees to Settlors. (Presented by Representative CARDONE of Bangor)

L.D. 1828, H.P. 1270
An Act To Validate Certain Proceedings Authorizing the Issuance of Bonds and Notes by the City of Bath. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative DeCHANT of Bath)

L.D. 1829, H.P. 1271
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Education. (Presented by Representative STEWART of Presque Isle)

L.D. 1830, H.P. 1272
An Act To Amend the Anson and Madison Water District Charter. (Presented by Representative FARRIN of Norridgewock)

L.D. 1831, H.P. 1273
An Act Concerning Remote Participation in Public Proceedings. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 1, section 411, subsection 6, paragraph G.)

L.D. 1832, H.P. 1274
An Act To Implement Recommendations of the Right To Know Advisory Committee Concerning Remote Participation. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 1, section 411, subsection 6, paragraph G.)

L.D. 1833, H.P. 1275
An Act To Facilitate Compliance with Federal Immigration Law by State and Local Government Entities. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative LOCKMAN of Amherst)

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 cannot mail bill text electronically.

Bill text, bill status and roll call information are available on the internet at http://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/search.asp.