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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXX, No. 19

Monday, May 10, 2004

121ST LEGISLATURE

SECOND SPECIAL SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, April 29, 2004

Ch. 673 - An Act To Make Supplemental Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government and To Change Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 2004 and June 30, 2005. (H.P. 1420, L.D. 1919) (Governor's Bill)

Ch. 674 - An Act To Protect Forest Products, Loggers and Haulers. (H.P. 1471, L.D. 1964) (Governor's Bill)

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, May 4, 2004

Ch. 675 - An Act Concerning Disability Retirement Benefits under the Maine State Retirement System. (H.P. 1336, L.D. 1814)

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, May 5, 2004

Ch. 676 - An Act Regarding the Continued Provision of Free and Appropriate Public Education for Eligible Children of Kindergarten Age. (S.P. 801, L.D. 1960)

Ch. 677 - An Act To Require Law Enforcement Agencies To Adopt Policies Concerning Recording and Preservation of Interviews. (S.P. 286, L.D. 891)

Ch. 678 - An Act Relating to the Establishment of a Central Maine Regional Public Safety Communication Center. (S.P. 615, L.D. 1683)

Ch. 679 - An Act To Encourage the Proper Disposal of Unused Pharmaceuticals. (S.P. 671, L.D. 1826)

Ch. 680 - An Act To Join the Interstate Insurance Product Regulation Compact. (S.P. 630, L.D. 1698)

Resolves

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, May 4, 2004

Ch. 141 - Resolve, To Clarify Title to Land Related to the Waldo-Hancock Bridge Replacement. (H.P. 1447, L.D. 1947) (Governor's Bill)

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, May 5, 2004

Ch. 142 - Resolve, To Commission a Portrait of the Honorable George J. Mitchell To Hang in the State House. (S.P. 658, L.D. 1725)

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. 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.