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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXVIII, No. 11

Monday, February 18, 2002

120th LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Private and Special Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, February 7, 2002

Ch. 46 - An Act to Authorize the Yarmouth School Department to use the Construction-Manager-at-Risk Method of Construction Delivery for Locally Funded School Projects. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 737, L.D. 2048)

Resolves

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, February 12, 2002

Ch. 71 - Resolve, Authorizing the Director of the Bureau of Parks and Lands within the Department of Conservation to Lease a Certain Parcel of Land to the Federal Aviation Administration. (H.P. 1400, L.D. 1839)

(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 15, 2002

L.D. 2103, H.P. 1602
An Act Regarding Essential Programs and Services. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H.P. 1579.)

L.D. 2104, H.P. 1603
An Act to Further Protect the Nesting Habitat of Endangered and Threatened Species. (Presented by Representative BROOKS of Winterport)

L.D. 2105, H.P. 1605
An Act to Enact the Maine Professional Service Corporation Act. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to Joint Order 2001, H.P. 1601.)

L.D. 2106, H.P. 1608
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Administration of Medicine in the School Setting, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Education. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Education pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2107, H.P. 1609
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 395 - Construction Standards and Ownership and Cost Allocation Rules for Electric Distribution Line Extensions, a Major Substantive Rule of the Public Utilities Commission. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Public Utilities Commission pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2108, H.P. 1611
An Act to Coordinate the Maine Overtime Pay Provisions with the Federal Fair Labor Standards Act Regarding Exceptions for Businesses Involved in the Transportation of Persons or Goods. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative BUNKER of Kossuth Township)

L.D. 2109, H.P. 1612
An Act to Prevent Price Gouging During Abnormal Market Disruptions. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative NORBERT of Portland)

L.D. 2110, H.P. 1613
An Act to Establish Municipal Cost Components for Unorganized Territory Services to be Rendered in Fiscal Year 2002-2003. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Audit pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 36, section 1604.)

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.