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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXX, No. 5

Monday, February 2, 2004

121ST LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, January 28, 2004

Ch. 511 - An Act Regarding the Presumption of Violations of the Hunting-on-Sunday Prohibition. (H.P. 316, L.D. 408)

(Chaptered copies of the above measures may be obtained from the Engrossing Department, Room 106, State House, 7 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0007, Ph. 207-287-1649.)

BILLS PRINTED AS OF THURSDAY, JANUARY 29, 2004

L.D. 1833, H.P. 1358
An Act To Amend Water Quality Laws To Aid in Wild Atlantic Salmon Restoration. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative KOFFMAN of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 1834, H.P. 1359
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Chapter 25.20: Protected Resources, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Marine Resources. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Marine Resources pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 1835, S.P. 678
An Act To Increase Penalties for Certain Violent Crimes Committed against Senior Citizens. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 1836, H.P. 1360
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Purchase of Military Time Served under the Maine State Retirement System. (Presented by Representative DUPREY of Medway)

L.D. 1837, H.P. 1361
An Act Relating to the Consideration of the Cumulative Effects on Protected Natural Resources. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Natural Resources pursuant to Resolve 2003, chapter 14.)

L.D. 1838, H.P. 1364
An Act To Provide for the 2004 and 2005 Allocations of the State Ceiling on Private Activity Bonds. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative SULLIVAN of Biddeford)

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@legislature.maine.gov . Please include your mailing address as we can not 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.