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Representative Anne Carney
  Representing: Cape Elizabeth
District #30

Rep. Anne Carney is serving her first term in the Maine House of Representatives.

Carney practiced employment, civil rights and municipal law for 16 years, representing businesses, individuals, cities and towns throughout Maine in state and federal court litigation. She served as an in-house volunteer attorney with Pine Tree Legal Assistance for eight years, providing pro bono legal representation to low-income Mainers on employment-related issues. In 2016, Carney received the Pine Tree Legal Assistance Award for Pro Bono Services.

Carney served on the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust board of directors from 2010 to 2018, including three years as board president from November 2014 to November 2017. She led the organization to national accreditation in February 2015. She continues to volunteer with the land trust as an advisor and committee member.

Carney has been an active volunteer with the town of Cape Elizabeth and the Cape school system, holding appointments to the Thomas Memorial Library Board of Trustees, the Cape Elizabeth Personnel Appeals Board and the Two Lights Road Bicycle Path Committee.

A school sports fan, Carney volunteered for three years as Cape's middle school girls’ lacrosse coach and was treasurer of the high school swim boosters. She supported youth swimming as a Coastal Maine Aquatics board member, Maine Swimming meet director and as a USASwimming referee. She is a member of the Bicycle Coalition of Maine and has participated in many BikeMaine bike and camp trips throughout our beautiful state.

Carney graduated from the University of Maine School of Law cum laude in 1990. She also has a Master of Theological Studies from Harvard University and a B.A. from Haverford College.

Carney spends her free time walking her dogs, hiking, fishing and cooking Maine food with her family and friends.

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Rep. Carney is a member of the Joint Standing Committee Labor and Housing.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Labor; wage and hour laws; working conditions, including health and safety; unemployment compensation; workers' compensation; labor relations; collective bargaining; private sector retirement; Workers’ Compensation Board; Maine Labor Relations Board; retirement eligibility and benefits for state and municipal employees, including teachers; judicial and legislative retirement systems; Maine Public Employees Retirement System; insulation; Maine State Housing Authority; landlord-tenant laws; affordable housing; homelessness; housing safety; building codes; public services.

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Contact Me

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You can also contact me at my home:

21 Angell Point Road
Cape Elizabeth, ME 04107
(207) 767-7404

When the Legislature is in session, you can leave a message for me by calling the State House Message Phone: (800) 423-2900 or the State House TDD Line: Relay 711.