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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXVIII, No. 9

Monday, February 4, 2002

120th LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Private and Special Laws

Signed by the Governor
Monday, January 28, 2002

Ch. 45 - An Act Relating to the Transfer to GNE, LLC of Certain Privileges Bestowed by the Legislature upon Great Northern Paper, Inc.. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 751, L.D. 2085)

(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, FEBRUARY 1, 2002

L.D. 2092, H.P. 1587
An Act to Make Additional Allocations from the Highway Fund and Other Funds for the Expenditures of State Government and to Change Certain Provisions of State Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 2002 and June 30, 2003. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative FISHER of Brewer)

L.D. 2093, S.P. 757
An Act to Promote Cultural Tourism and Economic Growth. (Presented by President Pro Tem MICHAUD of Penobscot)

L.D. 2094, H.P. 1588
An Act to Encourage Regionalism in Municipal Growth Management. (Submitted by the Joint Study Committee to Study Growth Management pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H.P. 1330.)

L.D. 2095, H.P. 1590
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 10, Section 17(A)(2), (3) and (6), Standards for the Clearing of Vegetation for Development, Major Substantive Rules of the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission within the Department of Conservation. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Conservation pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2096, H.P. 1593
Resolve, to Promote the Interests of the People of Maine when Public Funds are Used to Acquire Conservation Easements. (Submitted by the Committee to Study Access to Private and Public Lands in Maine pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H.P. 1387.)

L.D. 2097, H.P. 1594
An Act to Implement the Recommendations of the Committee to Study Access to Private and Public Lands in Maine. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Committee to Study Access to Private and Public Lands in Maine pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H.P. 1387.)

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.