Maine Revised Statutes

§503. Delivery to successor in office

All revisions of the statutes, and supplements thereto, the session laws and the Maine Reports sold or furnished to any state, county or municipal officer, shall be held in trust by said officer for the sole use of his office; and at the expiration of his term of office or on his removal therefrom by death, resignation or other cause, such officer, or if he is dead, his legal representatives, shall turn them over to his successor in office. If there is no successor to his office, such officer, or his legal representatives, shall turn over all of said publications to the State, county or municipal unit which purchased the same. [1981, c. 48, §1 (AMD).]

1965, c. 425, §2 (RPR). 1981, c. 48, §1 (AMD).