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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Joseph W. Mayo, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XXV, No. 10

Monday, March 15, 1999

119th LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, MARCH 12, 1999

L.D. 1694, H.P. 1184
Resolve, to Grant Salvage Rights for Revolutionary War Vessels Submerged in the Penobscot River to the Brewer Historical Society and the Bangor Historical Society. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Holden)

L.D. 1695, H.P. 1185
An Act to Provide Immunity to Enhanced 9-1-1 Developers and Providers. (Presented by Representative COLWELL of Gardiner)

L.D. 1696, H.P. 1186
An Act to Exempt Utility Work from Certain Sales Tax Requirements. (Presented by Representative CAMERON of Rumford)

L.D. 1697, H.P. 1187
An Act Requiring Towns to Conduct a Revaluation of Properties Every 10 Years. (Presented by Representative CAMERON of Rumford)

L.D. 1698, H.P. 1188
An Act to Amend the Restitution Law for Prisoners. (Presented by Representative WHEELER of Bridgewater)

L.D. 1699, H.P. 1189
An Act to Ensure Compliance With Disability Access Laws by the Baxter State Park Authority. (Presented by Representative CLARK of Millinocket)

L.D. 1700, H.P. 1190
An Act to Amend the Municipal Board of Appeals Process. (Presented by Representative GLYNN of South Portland)

L.D. 1701, H.P. 1191
Resolve, to Increase Access to Maine's Technical College System. (Presented by Representative MITCHELL of Vassalboro)

L.D. 1702, H.P. 1192
An Act to Increase the Number of Plumbing Inspectors. (Presented by Representative BOLDUC of Auburn)

L.D. 1703, H.P. 1193
An Act to Repeal the 6% Supplemental Rebate on Prescription Drugs to Conform to the Requirements of Federal Regulations. (Presented by Representative CAMPBELL of Holden)

L.D. 1704, H.P. 1194
An Act to Protect Children from Secondhand Smoke in Motor Vehicles. (Presented by Representative GERRY of Auburn)

L.D. 1705, H.P. 1195
An Act to Amend the Maine Administrative Procedure Act. (Presented by Representative AHEARNE of Madawaska)

L.D. 1706, H.P. 1196
Resolve, to Conduct and Report on a Comprehensive Needs Assessment for Coordinated School Health Programs. (Presented by Representative RICHARD of Madison)

L.D. 1707, H.P. 1197
An Act to Extend Certain Survivor Benefits to the Spouses of Emergency Medical Services Providers. (Presented by Representative BULL of Freeport)

L.D. 1708, H.P. 1198
An Act to Amend the Home-release Monitoring Program. (Presented by Representative WHEELER of Bridgewater)

L.D. 1709, H.P. 1199
An Act to Strengthen Maine's Animal Welfare Laws. (Presented by Representative McALEVEY of Waterboro)

L.D. 1710, H.P. 1200
An Act to Amend the Membership of the Information Services Policy Board. (Presented by Representative AHEARNE of Madawaska)

L.D. 1711, H.P. 1201
An Act to Clarify the Law Governing Disbursements from the Groundwater Oil Clean-up Fund. (Presented by Representative McKEE of Wayne)

L.D. 1712, H.P. 1202
An Act to Ensure Adequate Funding for Maine Schools. (Presented by Representative BAKER of Bangor)

L.D. 1713, H.P. 1203
Resolve, Authorizing the Commissioner of Administrative and Financial Services to Sell or Lease the Interests of the State in the Maine Criminal Justice Academy in Waterville; Part of the Kennebec Arsenal in Augusta; Part of the Maine Youth Center in South Portland; and 2 Parcels in Gray Near the Pineland Center. (Presented by Representative AHEARNE of Madawaska)

L.D. 1714, H.P. 1204
An Act to Clarify and Improve the State's Solid Waste Management Laws. (Presented by Representative MARTIN of Eagle Lake)

L.D. 1715, H.P. 1205
An Act to Allow Charitable Nonprofit Organizations to Conduct Limited Video Gaming. (Presented by Representative TESSIER of Fairfield)

L.D. 1716, S.P. 592
An Act to Amend the Petroleum Market Share Act. (Presented by Senator RAND of Cumberland)

L.D. 1717, S.P. 593
An Act to Make Privileged Communication Between a Licensed Counseling Professional and a Patient. (Presented by Senator ABROMSON of Cumberland)

L.D. 1718, S.P. 594
An Act to Ensure that Displaced Workers Have Access to Appropriate Job Training, Education and Employment Services through a Peer Support Program. (Presented by Senator TREAT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1719, S.P. 595
An Act to Amend the Maine Banking Code Regarding Extensions of Credit. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator ABROMSON of Cumberland)

L.D. 1720, S.P. 596
An Act to Recover Economic Loss Attributable to Tobacco Use. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 1721, S.P. 597
An Act to Create the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act of 1999. (Presented by Senator MURRAY of Penobscot)

L.D. 1722, S.P. 599
An Act to Provide a State Income Tax Credit for the Costs of Health Insurance Paid by Individuals. (Presented by Senator AMERO of Cumberland)

L.D. 1723, S.P. 600
An Act to Amend the Charter of the East Pittston Water District. (Presented by Senator KILKELLY of Lincoln)

L.D. 1724, S.P. 601
Resolve, to Establish Reimbursement Funding for Transportation Costs to and From Dialysis Treatment Facilities. (Presented by Senator O'GARA of Cumberland)

L.D. 1725, S.P. 602
An Act to Allow the Towns of Wells and Ogunquit to Withdraw from Their Community School District. (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1726, S.P. 603
An Act to Ensure Fair Competition within the Motor Fuels Industry. (Presented by Senator CASSIDY of Washington)

L.D. 1727, S.P. 604
An Act to Require the Office of Substance Abuse to Report on Certain Child Care Services. (Presented by Senator LONGLEY of Waldo)

L.D. 1728, S.P. 605
Resolve, Authorizing Certain Members of the Sullivan Family to Bring Suit Against the State. (Presented by Senator LONGLEY of Waldo)

L.D. 1729, S.P. 606
An Act to Bring the State's Household Employee Tax into Compliance with Federal Tax Law. (Presented by Senator LONGLEY of Waldo)

L.D. 1730, S.P. 607
An Act to Increase Health Insurance Benefits for Retired Educators. (Presented by Senator CATHCART of Penobscot)

L.D. 1731, S.P. 608
An Act to Allow Minors to Work Over the Labor Day Weekend. (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1732, S.P. 609
An Act to Prohibit Certain Bank Penalties. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator RAND of Cumberland)

L.D. 1733, S.P. 610
An Act to Amend the Laws Regarding the Provision of Services to Persons with Alzheimer's Disease. (Presented by Senator KILKELLY of Lincoln)

L.D. 1734, S.P. 611
An Act to Offer Tax Credits for Certain Value-added Wood Products Produced in Maine. (Presented by Senator LONGLEY of Waldo)

L.D. 1735, H.P. 1206
An Act to Create a Business Incentive Program. (Presented by Representative AHEARNE of Madawaska)

L.D. 1736, H.P. 1207
An Act to Amend the Site Location of Development Laws to Include the Location and Safety of Transmission Towers. (Presented by Representative POWERS of Rockport)

L.D. 1737, H.P. 1208
An Act to Eliminate the Use of Nongovernmental Entities in Acquiring and Managing Lands. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 1738, H.P. 1209
Resolve, to Allow the Modification of a Conservation Easement on Property Leased to Robert Vadas. (Presented by Representative DUNLAP of Old Town)

L.D. 1739, H.P. 1210
An Act Relating to New and Used Car Document Fees. (Presented by Representative McGLOCKLIN of Embden)

L.D. 1740, H.P. 1211
An Act to Amend the Habitual Truancy Law. (Presented by Representative MAILHOT of Lewiston)

L.D. 1741, H.P. 1212
An Act to Increase Fees for Civil Process of Filing State Papers. (Presented by Representative LEMONT of Kittery)

L.D. 1742, H.P. 1213
An Act to Create Fairness in Mental Health Funding for Southern York County. (Presented by Representative LEMONT of Kittery)

L.D. 1743, H.P. 1214
An Act to Preserve Live Harness Racing in the State. (Presented by Representative TESSIER of Fairfield)

L.D. 1744, H.P. 1215
An Act to Allow Child-placing Agencies to License Preadoptive Homes as Foster Care Homes for a Child Placed in that Home Awaiting Adoption. (Presented by Representative TESSIER of Fairfield)

L.D. 1745, H.P. 1216
An Act Regarding the Interest and Penalties on Unpaid Taxes when the Taxpayer Files for Bankruptcy. (Presented by Representative MURPHY of Kennebunk)

L.D. 1746, H.P. 1217
An Act to Amend the Definition of Bicycle to Promote Road Safety. (Presented by Representative McKEE of Wayne)

L.D. 1747, H.P. 1218
An Act to Amend the Retirement Plan for Maine State Troopers. (Presented by Representative RICHARDSON of Brunswick)

L.D. 1748, H.P. 1219
An Act to Correct Inconsistencies within the Maine State Retirement System. (Presented by Representative DUPLESSIE of Westbrook)

L.D. 1749, H.P. 1220
An Act to Require the Secretary of State to Establish a Central Voter List for the State. (Presented by Representative TESSIER of Fairfield)

L.D. 1750, H.P. 1221
An Act to Change the Method of Sales Tax Calculation for Heavy Equipment. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1751, H.P. 1222
An Act to Require Voters to Sign Their Names Prior to Voting. (Presented by Representative MARVIN of Cape Elizabeth)

L.D. 1752, H.P. 1223
An Act to Require Certain Proof of Identity to be Presented When Registering to Vote. (Presented by Representative MARVIN of Cape Elizabeth)

L.D. 1753, H.P. 1224
An Act to Require Noncustodial Parents to Contribute to the Higher Education of Their Children. (Presented by Representative MARVIN of Cape Elizabeth)

L.D. 1754, H.P. 1225
An Act to Establish a Speed Limit at Toll Plaza Approaches on the Maine Turnpike. (Presented by Representative TUTTLE of Sanford)

L.D. 1755, H.P. 1226
An Act to Improve Access to Dental Care for Children. (Presented by Representative FULLER of Manchester)

L.D. 1756, H.P. 1227
An Act to Allow the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to Offer an Annual License Instead of a Lifetime License. (Presented by Representative DUNLAP of Old Town)

L.D. 1757, H.P. 1228
An Act to Support the Work of the Maine Rabies Work Group. (Presented by Representative POWERS of Rockport)

L.D. 1758, H.P. 1229
An Act to Amend the Victims' Compensation Fund Law. (Presented by Representative McGLOCKLIN of Embden)

L.D. 1759, H.P. 1230
Resolve, Creating a Commission to Study the Multicultural Education Needs of Maine Teachers to Ensure Multicultural Awareness and Understanding for All Maine Students. (Presented by Representative McKEE of Wayne)

L.D. 1760, H.P. 1231
Resolve, to Create the Commission to Study the Provision of Mental Health Services to the Elderly. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative POWERS of Rockport)

L.D. 1761, H.P. 1232
An Act to Require that Tuition for Foster Children Attending a School in a Union be Paid by the State. (Presented by Representative GILLIS of Danforth)

L.D. 1762, H.P. 1233
An Act to Clarify the Law Concerning Representations Made in Insurance Contracts. (Presented by Representative SAXL of Bangor)

L.D. 1763, H.P. 1234
An Act to Require the Department of Environmental Protection to Mail the Department's Monthly Activity Report to Legislators on the Joint Standing Committees on Natural Resources and Health and Human Services. (Presented by Representative KASPRZAK of Newport)

L.D. 1764, H.P. 1235
An Act to Repeal Tax Incentives for Certain Shipbuilding Facilities. (Presented by Representative GOODWIN of Pembroke)

L.D. 1765, H.P. 1236
Resolve, Requiring the Director of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations to Investigate the Requirements for Maine to Join the PowerBall Lottery. (Presented by Representative POVICH of Ellsworth)

L.D. 1766, H.P. 1237
An Act to Provide Equity for Eviction Notification. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1767, H.P. 1238
An Act to Allow Recovery of Provisional Payments by Employee Benefit Plans. (Presented by Representative MAYO of Bath)

L.D. 1768, H.P. 1239
An Act to Change the Child Labor Laws. (Presented by Representative TESSIER of Fairfield)

L.D. 1769, H.P. 1240
An Act to Require State Departments and Agencies to Comply with Certain Laws Applied to the Public. (Presented by Representative GOODWIN of Pembroke)

L.D. 1770, H.P. 1241
An Act to Exempt Resold Camper Caps From Being Taxed Separately. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Farmingdale)

L.D. 1771, H.P. 1242
An Act to Establish a Limit on Noneconomic Damages in Medical Malpractice Actions. (Presented by Representative PLOWMAN of Hampden)

L.D. 1772, H.P. 1243
An Act to Require Tire Manufacturers to Accept Tires for Return. (Presented by Representative GOODWIN of Pembroke)

L.D. 1773, H.P. 1244
An Act to Allow for a Prorated Application of Property Tax Exemptions for Charitable and Benevolent Institutions and Literary and Scientific Institutions. (Presented by Representative MAYO of Bath)

L.D. 1774, H.P. 1245
An Act to Amend Environmental Penalties to Prohibit Fines on First-time Violators. (Presented by Representative KASPRZAK of Newport)

L.D. 1775, H.P. 1246
Resolve, to Develop a Disaster Relief Food Assistance Program. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative GERRY of Auburn)

L.D. 1776, H.P. 1247
An Act to Establish a Standard Line-item Budget Format for All School Budgets. (Presented by Representative NASS of Acton)

L.D. 1777, H.P. 1248
An Act to Update the Laws Concerning Prearranged Funerals. (Presented by Representative SAXL of Bangor)

L.D. 1778, H.P. 1249
An Act to Make Corrections in the Mental Health Insurance Laws. (Presented by Representative SAXL of Portland)

L.D. 1779, S.P. 614
An Act to Make Changes to the Student Incentive Scholarship Program. (Presented by Senator MURRAY of Penobscot)

L.D. 1780, S.P. 615
An Act to Provide Financial Incentives for the Initiation of Early Childhood Programs and Services in Public Schools. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Penobscot)

L.D. 1781, S.P. 616
An Act Relative to Freedom of Employment in the Broadcasting Industry. (Presented by Senator PINGREE of Knox)

L.D. 1782, S.P. 617
An Act to Amend the Maine Criminal Code Regarding Improper Gifts. (Presented by Senator CAREY of Kennebec)

L.D. 1783, S.P. 618
An Act to Clarify the Limited Liability for Recreational or Harvesting Activities. (Presented by Senator MURRAY of Penobscot)

L.D. 1784, S.P. 619
An Act to Establish School Assessment Tests for 2nd Graders. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 1785, S.P. 620
Resolve, Regarding the Conveyance of a Right-of-way Across the Elizabeth Levinson Center in Bangor. (Presented by Senator MURRAY of Penobscot)

L.D. 1786, S.P. 621
An Act to Provide a $500 State Income Tax Credit for Private School Tuition Payments. (Presented by Senator AMERO of Cumberland)

L.D. 1787, S.P. 622
An Act Regarding Dependent and Family Coverage in the State Employee Health Insurance Program. (Presented by Senator DAGGETT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1788, S.P. 623
An Act to Clarify 7-day Evictions in Tenancies at Will. (Presented by Senator DAGGETT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1789, S.P. 624
An Act to Improve the Licensing Procedures for Veterinarians. (Presented by Senator DAGGETT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1790, S.P. 625
An Act to Amend the Laws Governing the Designation of a Beneficiary of Maine State Retirement System Benefits. (Presented by Senator MURRAY of Penobscot)

L.D. 1791, S.P. 626
An Act to Promote Effective Management of Occupational Exposure to HIV. (Presented by Senator GOLDTHWAIT of Hancock)

L.D. 1792, S.P. 627
An Act Relating to the Admissibility of Medical Records and Reports. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 1793, S.P. 628
An Act Regarding Funding for Vocational Technical Schools. (Presented by Senator KONTOS of Cumberland)

L.D. 1794, S.P. 629
An Act to Encourage the Implementation of Pollution Prevention in Maine. (Presented by Senator AMERO of Cumberland)

L.D. 1795, S.P. 630
An Act to Validate Pierringer Releases and Reform Procedures in Multiparty Lawsuits. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 1796, S.P. 631
An Act to Improve the Absentee Voting Process. (Presented by Senator DAGGETT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1797, S.P. 632
An Act to Amend the Charter of the Waterville Sewerage District. (Presented by Senator CAREY of Kennebec)

L.D. 1798, H.P. 1250
An Act to Implement the Recommendations of the Commission to Study Providing Educators with More Authority to Remove Violent Students from Educational Settings. (Submitted by the Commission to Study Providing Educators with More Authority to Remove Violent Students from Educational Settings, pursuant to Resolve 1997, chapter 119.)

L.D. 1799, H.P. 1251
An Act Regarding the School Funding Formula. (Presented by Representative BRENNAN of Portland)

L.D. 1800, S.P. 633
An Act Concerning Standards for Operation and Maintenance of Radio Antenna Towers. (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1801, S.P. 634
An Act to Enable Small Wineries to Do Business in Maine. (Presented by Senator KONTOS of Cumberland)

L.D. 1802, S.P. 635
An Act to Restore the Distribution Formula Between Private and Public Colleges within the Maine Student Incentive Scholarship Program. (Presented by Senator SMALL of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 1803, S.P. 636
An Act to Revoke Probation and Require Incarceration for Repeated Domestic Abuse. (Presented by Senator CATHCART of Penobscot)

L.D. 1804, S.P. 637
An Act to Authorize a Local Option Tax on Wages Earned in a Municipality. (Presented by Senator RAND of Cumberland)

L.D. 1805, S.P. 638
An Act to Ensure Prompt Payment of Unemployment Compensation Benefits to Displaced Workers. (Presented by Senator TREAT of Kennebec)

L.D. 1806, S.P. 639
An Act to Clarify the Definition and Licensure of Insurance Consultants, Financial Planners and Investment Advisors. (Presented by Senator LaFOUNTAIN of York)

L.D. 1807, H.P. 1253
Resolve, to Encourage Access and Quality Care for People with Alzheimer's Disease in Residential Care Facilities. (Presented by Representative COLWELL of Gardiner)

L.D. 1808, H.P. 1254
An Act to Amend the Definition of Lender Under the Uncontrolled Hazardous Substance Sites Law. (Presented by Representative CIANCHETTE of South Portland)

L.D. 1809, H.P. 1255
An Act to Increase Access to Cub Care for Children. (Presented by Representative KANE of Saco)

L.D. 1810, H.P. 1256
An Act to Protect the Drinking Water Supply of the Portland Water District. (Presented by Representative MUSE of South Portland)

L.D. 1811, H.P. 1257
Resolve, to Direct the State to Implement a Simplified Tax and Wage Reporting System with the Federal Government. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1812, H.P. 1258
An Act to Require the Development of a Basic Needs Budget. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1813, H.P. 1259
An Act to Ensure the Continued Operation of an Information Center in Fryeburg. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1814, H.P. 1260
An Act Establishing the Newborn Hearing Program. (Presented by Representative FULLER of Manchester)

L.D. 1815, H.P. 1261
Resolve, to Create Grants for the Creation of After-school Child Care Programs in Public Elementary and Middle Schools. (Presented by Representative O'NEIL of Saco)

L.D. 1816, H.P. 1262
An Act to Revise the Harness Racing Laws Regarding Off-track Betting. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1817, H.P. 1263
An Act to Facilitate the Recruiting of Ballot Clerks. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1818, H.P. 1264
An Act to Create Statewide Smoking Cessation Services. (Presented by Representative FULLER of Manchester)

L.D. 1819, H.P. 1265
An Act Regarding the Use of Excess Funds in the State Treasury. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative BAGLEY of Machias)

L.D. 1820, H.P. 1266
An Act to Decriminalize Certain Fish and Wildlife Statutes. (Presented by Representative DUNLAP of Old Town)

L.D. 1821, H.P. 1267
An Act to Expressly Treat Voluntary Conduct as a Defense in the Maine Criminal Code. (Submitted by the Criminal Law Advisory Commission pursuant to Maine Revised Statutes, Title 17-A, section 1354, subsection 2.)

L.D. 1822, H.P. 1268
An Act Allowing Kelly Sanborn to Remain in Her Current Residence. (Presented by Representative MACK of Standish)

L.D. 1823, S.P. 641
An Act to Increase Accessibility to the Department of Environmental Protection Clean-up Funds for Businesses. (Presented by Senator KILKELLY of Lincoln)

L.D. 1824, S.P. 642
An Act to Encourage Equity Equivalent Loans or Investments in Community Development Financial Institutions. (Presented by Senator HARRIMAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 1825, S.P. 643
Resolve, to Establish the Commission to Study Children in Need of Services. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1826, S.P. 646
An Act to Adjust and Modify the School Funding Formula. (Presented by Senator RUHLIN of Penobscot)

L.D. 1827, S.P. 647
An Act to Establish the North Atlantic Cold Water Observatory. (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1828, S.P. 648
An Act to Improve the Quality of Child Care. (Presented by President LAWRENCE of York)

L.D. 1829, S.P. 649
An Act to Establish a Permit for the Marine Shrimp Fishery. (Presented by Senator GOLDTHWAIT of Hancock)

L.D. 1830, H.P. 1269
An Act to Provide Complimentary Hunting and Fishing Licenses to Persons on Active Military Duty and Low-cost Licenses to Their Families. (Presented by Representative COWGER of Hallowell)

L.D. 1831, H.P. 1270
Resolve, to Require the State to Fully Fund All Educational Program Costs. (Presented by Representative MENDROS of Lewiston)

L.D. 1832, H.P. 1271
An Act to Prohibit Lobbying by Government Agencies. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 1833, H.P. 1272
An Act to Require All Students in Kindergarten to Grade 3 to be Bused to School. (Presented by Representative GERRY of Auburn)

L.D. 1834, H.P. 1273
An Act to Support Violence Prevention and Intervention Programs. (Presented by Representative SKOGLUND of St. George)

L.D. 1835, H.P. 1274
An Act to Amend the Department of Environmental Protection Laws. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 1836, H.P. 1275
An Act Concerning the Sea Urchin Fishery. (Presented by Representative ETNIER of Harpswell)

L.D. 1837, H.P. 1276
An Act to Amend the Harness Racing Laws. (Presented by Representative TRUE of Fryeburg)

L.D. 1838, H.P. 1277
An Act to Include Mental Retardation, Developmental Disability and Substance Abuse Services in the Community Service System of the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services and to Consolidate Those Advisory Bodies to the Department. (Presented by Representative KANE of Saco)

L.D. 1839, H.P. 1278
An Act to Maintain High-quality Services in Long-term Care in Maine. (Presented by Representative FULLER of Manchester)

L.D. 1840, H.P. 1279
Resolve, Authorizing the State Tax Assessor to Convey the Interest of the State in Certain Real Estate in the Unorganized Territory. (Presented by Representative BUCK of Yarmouth)

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