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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Millicent M. MacFarland, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XXVIII, No. 8

Monday, January 28, 2002

120th LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, January 22, 2002

Ch. 472 - An Act to Clarify the Law Enforcement Authority of Capitol Security Personnel. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 1573, L.D. 2079)

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

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2002

L.D. 2086, H.P. 1581
An Act to Implement the Recommendations of the Education Funding Reform Committee. (Submitted by the Education Funding Reform Committee pursuant to Public Law 2001, chapter 439, Part SSS.)

L.D. 2087, H.P. 1582
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine to Allow the Legislature to Establish Classes of Property for Purposes of Taxation and to Exempt Personal Property from Taxation if there is an Excise Tax on Certain Personal Property. (Submitted by the Education Funding Reform Committee pursuant to Public Law 2001, chapter 439, Part SSS.)

L.D. 2088, H.P. 1583
An Act to Implement the Recommendations of the Committee to Study the Needs of Persons with Mental Illness Who are Incarcerated Relating to Treatment and Aftercare Planning in State Prisons. (Submitted by the Committee to Study the Needs of Persons with Mental Illness Who are Incarcerated pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H. P. 1383.)

L.D. 2089, H.P. 1580
An Act Concerning the Disposal and Storage of Cremains. (Presented by Representative LEMOINE of Old Orchard Beach)

L.D. 2090, S.P. 753
An Act to Clarify the Law Governing Unlawful Solicitation to Benefit Law Enforcement Agencies. (Presented by Senator SMALL of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 2091, S.P. 755
An Act to Provide for the 2002 and 2003 Allocations of the State Ceiling on Private Activity Bonds. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Senator SHOREY of Washington)

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@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.

Bill status information is available at http://janus.state.me.us/legis/session.