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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXVI, No. 21

Monday, May 8, 2000

119th LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, April 27, 2000

Ch. 742 - An Act to Establish a Patient's Bill of Rights. (H.P. 543, L.D. 750)

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, May 3, 2000

Ch. 743 - An Act to Expand a Judge's Powers for Contemptuous Failure to Pay. (S.P. 523, L.D. 1557)

Ch. 744 - An Act to Amend the Laws Governing the Designation of a Beneficiary of Maine State Retirement System Benefits. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 625, L.D. 1790)

Ch. 745 - An Act to Amend the Lobbyist Registration Fee Provisions. (S.P. 503, L.D. 1504)

Ch. 746 - An Act to Increase the Number of Domestic Violence Prosecutors. (H.P. 1699, L.D. 2405)

Ch. 747 - An Act to Establish a Memorial Dedicated to the Civilian Conservation Corps. (H.P. 1797, L.D. 2522)

Ch. 748 - An Act to Implement Recommendations Concerning Protection of Indian Archaeological Sites. (H.P. 1816, L.D. 2549)

(Chaptered copies of the above measures may be obtained from the Engrossing Department, Room 126, State House, 7 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0007, Ph. 207-287-1649.)

Copies of the Bills may be obtained from the Document Room, Third Floor, State House, Augusta, Maine 04333-0002 - Ph: 207-287-1408 or by e-mailing a request to webmaster_house@state.me.us. Please include your mailing address as we can not yet mail bill text electronically.

Bill text is also available at the Maine Legislature Web Site http://janus.state.me.us/legis - choose "Session Information" to go to the list of available bills. New bills are added every couple of days.

New this year: bill status information is now available at http://janus.state.me.us/legis/session.