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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXI, No. 7

Monday, February 14, 2005

122ND LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2005

L.D. 609, H.P. 442
An Act To Reconcile General Assistance Prescription Drug Payments with Changes in Federal Prescription Drug Card Benefits and with MaineCare Prescription Drug Payments. (Presented by Representative GLYNN of South Portland)

L.D. 610, H.P. 443
An Act To Encourage More Dentists To Practice in the State. (Presented by Representative LERMAN of Augusta)

L.D. 611, H.P. 444
An Act To Strengthen Tenants' Rights When There Is a Failure To Correct a Dangerous Condition. (Presented by Representative CAIN of Orono)

L.D. 612, H.P. 445
An Act To Authorize the Transfer of Hunting Permits. (Presented by Representative BRYANT of Windham)

L.D. 613, H.P. 446
An Act To Provide Tax Incentives to Small Businesses That Employ At Least One Person. (Presented by Representative HANLEY of Gardiner)

L.D. 614, H.P. 447
An Act To Eliminate the Rebate Process for Refunding the State Gas Tax. (Presented by Representative COLLINS of Wells)

L.D. 615, H.P. 448
An Act Regarding New Motor Vehicle Emission Standards Rulemaking. (Presented by Representative DAIGLE of Arundel)

L.D. 616, H.P. 449
An Act To Alter Wrecker Registrations. (Presented by Representative PARADIS of Frenchville)

L.D. 617, H.P. 450
An Act To Limit Out-of-state Contributions to Organizations In a Referendum Campaign. (Presented by Representative CEBRA of Naples)

L.D. 618, H.P. 451
An Act To Promote Parental Responsibility When Minors Make Use of Public Libraries. (Presented by Representative HOTHAM of Dixfield)

L.D. 619, H.P. 452
An Act To Require Background Checks on All Camp Employees. (Presented by Representative BARSTOW of Gorham)

L.D. 620, H.P. 453
An Act To Clarify the Liquor Enforcement Laws. (Presented by Representative BARSTOW of Gorham)

L.D. 621, H.P. 454
An Act Regarding Divorce and Marital Property. (Presented by Representative CUMMINGS of Portland)

L.D. 622, H.P. 455
An Act To Provide Funding towards the Employment of a Demersal Finfish Ecologist by the Gulf of Maine Research Institute. (Presented by Representative KAELIN of Winterport)

L.D. 623, H.P. 456
An Act To Ensure Participation by Voters with Disabilities in the Electoral Process. (Presented by Representative LERMAN of Augusta)

L.D. 624, H.P. 457
An Act To Amend the Procedure by Which Maine Education Assessment Scores Are Interpreted. (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 625, H.P. 458
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Chapter 500: Stormwater Management and Chapter 502: Direct Watersheds of Lakes Most at Risk from New Development and Urban Impaired Streams, Major Substantive Rules of the Department of Environmental Protection. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Environmental Protection pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 626, H.P. 459
An Act To Require the Net Proceeds from the Sale of a Foreclosed Property To Be Returned to the Former Owner. (Presented by Representative TWOMEY of Biddeford)

L.D. 627, H.P. 460
An Act To Require Notification prior to Suspension of a Driver's License for a Nonmotor Vehicle Violation. (Presented by Representative DUPLESSIE of Westbrook)

L.D. 628, H.P. 461
An Act To Amend the Bear Hunting Laws. (Presented by Representative EBERLE of South Portland)

L.D. 629, H.P. 462
An Act To Enhance Community Support for Anadromous Fish Restoration. (Presented by Representative FLETCHER of Winslow)

L.D. 630, H.P. 463
An Act Regarding Possession of Prescription Drugs. (Presented by Representative BISHOP of Boothbay)

L.D. 631, H.P. 464
An Act To Establish a Maine Law Sunset Review Committee. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative CROSTHWAITE of Ellsworth)

L.D. 632, H.P. 465
An Act To Lower the Tax Burden for Small Businesses. (Presented by Representative BOWEN of Rockport)

L.D. 633, H.P. 466
An Act To Relieve Small Payroll Companies from Excessive Regulation. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative LINDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 634, H.P. 467
An Act To Amend the Electronic Insurance Cancellation Notification Law. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 635, H.P. 468
An Act To Amend the Maine Sanitary District Enabling Act. (Presented by Representative KOFFMAN of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 636, H.P. 469
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Construct a Freshwater Aquaculture and Freshwater Species Biotechnology Center. (Presented by Representative FINCH of Fairfield)

L.D. 637, H.P. 470
An Act To Allow Qualified Health Centers To Obtain Telecommunications Education Access Funding. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 638, H.P. 471
An Act To Protect Public Safety and Help Offenders Return Safely to the Community. (Presented by Representative FAIRCLOTH of Bangor)

L.D. 639, H.P. 472
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Rebuild the Historic Pier at Fort Preble. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 640, H.P. 473
An Act To Recognize the Importance of Forestry. (Presented by Representative SAVIELLO of Wilton)

L.D. 641, H.P. 474
An Act To Create a Limited License for Solar Electric Generation System Installers. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 642, S.P. 197
An Act To Limit Telephone Utility Expenses Related to the Relocation of Call Centers. (Presented by Senator GAGNON of Kennebec)

L.D. 643, S.P. 198
An Act To Authorize the Department of Environmental Protection To Issue Emergency Permits for the Application of Herbicides and Pesticides. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 644, S.P. 199
An Act To Prohibit Discrimination in Housing. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 645, S.P. 200
An Act To Promote the Commonsense Consumption of Food. (Presented by Senator TURNER of Cumberland)

L.D. 646, S.P. 201
An Act To Allow a Vehicle To Be Confiscated When the Driver Has Multiple Violations of the Operating under the Influence Laws. (Presented by Senator DIAMOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 647, S.P. 202
An Act To Provide Incentives to Businesses That Locate to Existing Buildings. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 648, S.P. 203
An Act To Exempt Maine Agricultural Fairs from the Requirements of the Site Location of Development Laws. (Presented by Senator HASTINGS of Oxford)

L.D. 649, S.P. 204
An Act To Provide Access to Maine's Resources to Veterans of the Iraq War. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 650, S.P. 205
An Act To Protect Maine's Groundfishing Industry. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 651, S.P. 206
An Act Regarding Education of Certain Personal Watercraft Operators. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 652, S.P. 207
An Act To Provide Free Deer Hunting Licenses to Persons 100 Years of Age or Older. (Presented by Senator DIAMOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 653, S.P. 208
An Act To Clarify Warranty Practices between Manufacturers, Distributors and Dealers of Power Equipment, Machinery and Appliances. (Presented by Senator SAVAGE of Knox)

L.D. 654, S.P. 209
An Act To Require the Department of Agriculture, Food and Rural Resources Accurately Identify Harmful and Nonharmful Bacteria When Testing Food Products. (Presented by Senator NUTTING of Androscoggin)

L.D. 655, H.P. 475
An Act Allowing for a Contracted Case Manager in Certain Child Welfare Cases. (Presented by Representative CRAVEN of Lewiston)

L.D. 656, H.P. 476
An Act To Revise the Salary Range of Certain Public Utilities Commission Employees. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 657, H.P. 477
An Act To Amend the Vehicle Gross and Axle Weight Laws. (Presented by Representative THOMAS of Ripley)

L.D. 658, H.P. 478
An Act To Protect Maine's Natural Resources for Maine Residents. (Presented by Representative DUPLESSIE of Westbrook)

L.D. 659, H.P. 479
An Act To Allow for Equitable Recovery of Wages for Employees Who Are Undercompensated. (Presented by Representative HUTTON of Bowdoinham)

L.D. 660, H.P. 480
An Act To Allow the Taking of Another Deer by Persons Who Take a Deer on Youth Day. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 661, H.P. 481
An Act To Allow Dental Hygienists To Perform Temporary Filling Procedures. (Presented by Representative SMITH of Monmouth)

L.D. 662, H.P. 482
An Act To Limit Increases in Telephone or Electric Service Rates to a Maximum of 3% Annually. (Presented by Representative CLARK of Millinocket)

L.D. 663, H.P. 483
An Act To Reduce the Size of State Government by 5%. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 664, H.P. 484
An Act To Control Fish Stocking in Inland Waters. (Presented by Representative FLETCHER of Winslow)

L.D. 665, H.P. 485
Resolve, Directing the Department of Education To Clarify Graduation Requirements for Special Education Students. (Presented by Representative NORTON of Bangor)

L.D. 666, H.P. 486
An Act To Require Approval of Voters before Closing a School. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 667, H.P. 487
Resolve, Regarding Nonnative Invasive Marine Species. (Presented by Representative ADAMS of Portland)

L.D. 668, H.P. 488
An Act To Amend the Land Use Regulation Laws. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 669, H.P. 489
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Provide Infrastructure for Expanded Treatment Capacity for Alcoholism and Addiction in a Therapeutic Community Model. (Presented by Representative KOFFMAN of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 670, H.P. 490
An Act To Protect Children Using Maine's Athletic Fields and Parks from Drug Dealers. (Presented by Representative HOTHAM of Dixfield)

L.D. 671, H.P. 491
An Act To Provide a Method of Self-governance to Unorganized Areas. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 672, H.P. 492
An Act To Promote Ornamental Horticulture by Amending the Definition of "Commercial Agricultural Production". (Presented by Representative FLETCHER of Winslow)

L.D. 673, H.P. 493
An Act To Require Agricultural Representation on the Maine Tourism Commission. (Presented by Representative SMITH of Monmouth)

L.D. 674, S.P. 210
An Act To Remove the Jurisdiction of Probate Court in Child Protection Petitions. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 675, S.P. 211
An Act To Require That Students Meet Learning Results Requirements before Entering Grade 9. (Presented by Senator NUTTING of Androscoggin)

L.D. 676, S.P. 212
Resolve, Regarding the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 677, S.P. 213
Resolve, Regarding Access to Geographic Information System Data. (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 678, S.P. 214
An Act To Require Fair and Timely MaineCare Payments to Hospitals. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 679, S.P. 215
An Act To Encourage Effective Education of Special Needs Students in Maine's Private Schools. (Presented by Senator SNOWE-MELLO of Androscoggin)

L.D. 680, S.P. 216
An Act To Provide for the Efficient Administration of Scholarship Resources. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator GAGNON of Kennebec)

L.D. 681, S.P. 217
An Act Regarding the Use of Arbitration in Certain Consumer Cases. (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 682, S.P. 218
An Act To Create a 5-year Statute of Limitations for Environmental Violations. (Presented by Senator SNOWE-MELLO of Androscoggin)

L.D. 683, S.P. 219
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Clean Up Chemicals in Public Schools. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 684, S.P. 220
An Act To Expand the Availability of Pine Tree Development Zone Benefits. (Presented by Senator WOODCOCK of Franklin)

L.D. 685, S.P. 221
An Act To Waive Continuing Education Requirements and To Provide an Automatic Extension of a License, Certificate or Registration for Mobilized Military Members. (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 686, S.P. 222
An Act To Amend the Maine Consumer Credit Code - Credit Services Organizations. (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 687, S.P. 224
An Act To Amend the Hospital Tax. (Presented by Senator DOW of Lincoln)

L.D. 688, S.P. 225
An Act To Ensure Access to Swing Beds in Hospitals. (Presented by Senator DOW of Lincoln)

L.D. 689, S.P. 226
An Act To Exempt from License Fees Small Businesses That Collect Returnable Bottles. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 690, S.P. 227
Resolve, Authorizing Relocation of a Certain Private Driveway on Route 26. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 691, S.P. 228
An Act To Provide Public Health Protection Authority to the Department of Marine Resources. (Presented by Senator DAMON of Hancock)

L.D. 692, S.P. 229
An Act To Require That Hazardous Waste Be Removed from Junked Vehicles. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 693, S.P. 230
An Act To Increase Public Safety through the Enhancement of Law Enforcement for the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians. (Presented by Senator CLUKEY of Aroostook)

L.D. 694, S.P. 231
An Act To Restore Fair MaineCare Payments to Critical Access Hospitals. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis)

L.D. 695, S.P. 232
An Act Regarding Constitutional Officers. (Presented by Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis)

L.D. 696, S.P. 233
An Act To Amend the Requirements for Publishing Municipal Legal Notices. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 697, S.P. 234
An Act To Clarify Reporting Responsibilities to Licensing Boards. (Presented by Senator HOBBINS of York)

L.D. 698, S.P. 235
An Act To Provide for the Temporary Suspension of the Tax on Motor Fuel. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 699, S.P. 236
An Act To Repeal Tax and Match. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 700, S.P. 237
An Act To Provide Tax Benefits for Sale of Leased Land Used as a Primary Residence. (Presented by Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis)

L.D. 701, H.P. 496
An Act To Ensure Equality in School Funding. (Presented by Representative TRAHAN of Waldoboro)

L.D. 702, H.P. 497
An Act To Increase Sentences of Imprisonment for Repeat Sex Offenders. (Presented by Representative THOMPSON of China)

L.D. 703, H.P. 498
An Act To Clarify the Offense of Burglary of a Motor Vehicle. (Presented by Representative MILLS of Farmington)

L.D. 704, H.P. 499
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing De Minimis Infractions of the Maine Criminal Code. (Presented by Representative SHERMAN of Hodgdon)

L.D. 705, H.P. 500
An Act To Relieve the Income Tax Burden in the State through Revenue-neutral Means. (Presented by Representative FAIRCLOTH of Bangor)

L.D. 706, H.P. 501
An Act To Restrict a Nominated Political Candidate in an Election from Changing Political Parties during the Elected Term. (Presented by Representative CARR of Lincoln)

L.D. 707, H.P. 502
An Act To Improve Care for Adults with Mental Retardation. (Presented by Representative THOMAS of Ripley)

L.D. 708, H.P. 503
An Act Regarding Transferability of Credits Earned at All Campuses within the University of Maine System. (Presented by Representative ANNIS of Dover-Foxcroft)

L.D. 709, H.P. 504
An Act Promoting Excise Tax Fairness by Allowing Refunds for Excise Taxes Paid on Vehicles. (Presented by Representative SHIELDS of Auburn)

L.D. 710, H.P. 505
An Act To Require Notice of Clinical Trials. (Presented by Representative MILLS of Farmington)

L.D. 711, H.P. 506
An Act To Improve the Energy Efficiency of Buildings To Be Owned or Occupied by the State. (Presented by Representative EDER of Portland)

L.D. 712, H.P. 507
An Act To Reimburse the Town of St. Agatha and Other Towns in Category II for Costs Incurred in Erecting a Salt and Gravel Storage Shed as Mandated by the State. (Presented by Representative PARADIS of Frenchville)

L.D. 713, H.P. 508
An Act To Amend Maine's Divorce Laws. (Presented by Representative MILLETT of Waterford)

L.D. 714, H.P. 509
Resolve, To Benefit Public Safety Using Retired Law Enforcement Officers. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative NUTTING of Oakland)

L.D. 715, H.P. 510
An Act To Provide Support for Legal Services for Low-income Mainers. (Presented by Representative TARDY of Newport)

L.D. 716, H.P. 511
An Act To Create an Income Tax Checkoff To Support Veterans' Cemeteries. (Presented by Representative THOMPSON of China)

L.D. 717, H.P. 512
An Act To Clarify State Auditor Qualifications. (Presented by Representative SHIELDS of Auburn)

L.D. 718, H.P. 513
An Act To Increase the Amount of Equity in a Principal Residence That Is Exempt from Attachment. (Presented by Representative COLLINS of Wells)

L.D. 719, H.P. 514
An Act To Protect Victims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. (Presented by Representative VAUGHAN of Durham)

L.D. 720, H.P. 515
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Give the Supreme Judicial Court Authority To Decide Contested Elections Results. (Presented by Representative TARDY of Newport)

L.D. 721, H.P. 516
An Act To Make the Minimum Wage a Livable Wage. (Presented by Representative EDER of Portland)

L.D. 722, H.P. 517
An Act Regarding the Appointment of the Director of Investigations in the Office of the Attorney General. (Presented by Representative PELLETIER-SIMPSON of Auburn)

L.D. 723, H.P. 518
An Act To Amend Laws Pertaining to Commercial Fishing and Baitfish. (Presented by Representative CEBRA of Naples)

L.D. 724, H.P. 519
An Act To Amend the Maximum Allowable Tuition for Students in the Unorganized Territory. (Presented by Representative SAVIELLO of Wilton)

L.D. 725, H.P. 520
An Act To Require the Disclosure of Certain Financial Information from Hospitals and Their Affiliates. (Presented by Representative CANAVAN of Waterville)

L.D. 726, H.P. 521
An Act To Require Legislative Review of Any Rules Governing Private Schools. (Presented by Representative CUMMINGS of Portland)

L.D. 727, H.P. 522
An Act To Amend the Knox County Budget Process. (Presented by Representative BOWEN of Rockport)

L.D. 728, H.P. 523
An Act To Change the Noncommercial Scallop Season. (Presented by Representative DAIGLE of Arundel)

L.D. 729, H.P. 524
An Act To Clarify the City of Portland's Interest in the Maine State Pier. (Presented by Representative DUDLEY of Portland)

L.D. 730, H.P. 525
An Act To Require Proof of Equipment Ownership for Employers Using Foreign Laborers. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Fort Kent)

L.D. 731, H.P. 526
An Act To Simplify the Maine Residents Property Tax Program. (Presented by Representative BOWEN of Rockport)

L.D. 732, H.P. 527
An Act To Provide a Defense in Protection from Abuse Orders. (Presented by Representative SMITH of Van Buren)

L.D. 733, H.P. 528
An Act To Reward Veterans for Their Service. (Presented by Representative LINDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 734, H.P. 529
An Act To Establish a Long-term Capital Gains Tax Rate. (Presented by Representative LINDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 735, H.P. 530
An Act To Clarify Registration for Noncommercial Trucks and Registration Requirements for Nonresidents. (Presented by Representative SAVIELLO of Wilton)

L.D. 736, H.P. 531
An Act To Provide Property Tax Relief to County Taxpayers. (Presented by Representative LINDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 737, H.P. 532
An Act To Ensure the Success of Pine Tree Development Zones. (Presented by Representative SAVIELLO of Wilton)

L.D. 738, H.P. 533
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 Year Ending June 30, 2005. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 739, H.P. 534
An Act Making Unified Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, Highway Funds and Changing Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 2006 and June 30, 2007. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 740, S.P. 238
An Act To Amend Maine's Nonresident Income Tax Provisions. (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 741, S.P. 239
An Act To Designate the Department of Health and Human Services as the Official State Agency Responsible for Programs for Persons Affected by Brain Injury. (Presented by Senator MARTIN of Aroostook)

L.D. 742, S.P. 240
An Act To Postpone the Repeal Date on Nonhospital Expenditures in the Capital Investment Fund. (Presented by Senator TURNER of Cumberland)

L.D. 743, S.P. 241
An Act To Streamline the Appeals Process for the Determination of Certain Health Insurance Benefits. (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 744, S.P. 242
An Act To Make Technical Changes to the Laws Establishing the Lincoln and Sagadahoc Multicounty Jail Authority. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 745, S.P. 243
An Act To Clarify the Definition of "Grocery Staples" To Include Pure Maple Syrup under the Tax Laws. (Presented by Senator WESTON of Waldo)

L.D. 746, S.P. 244
An Act To Exempt Tax on Leased Property Used by Maine's Public Higher Education Institutions. (Presented by Senator PERRY of Penobscot)

L.D. 747, S.P. 245
An Act To Provide a Sales Tax Exemption during the Holiday Season for Nonprofit Organizations That Purchase Gifts for Underprivileged Children. (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 748, S.P. 246
An Act Requiring Equal Retirement Benefits for Corrections Officers and Mental Health Workers with 25 Years of State Service. (Presented by Senator GAGNON of Kennebec)

L.D. 749, S.P. 247
An Act To Limit the Political Activity of the Members of the Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices. (Presented by Senator GAGNON of Kennebec)

L.D. 750, S.P. 248
An Act To Clarify the Authority of Podiatrists To Use Assistants. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 751, S.P. 249
An Act Concerning Counties' Share of the Real Estate Transfer Tax. (Presented by Senator DAMON of Hancock)

L.D. 752, S.P. 250
An Act Regarding Equipment Used in Food Preparation under the BETR Program. (Presented by Senator GAGNON of Kennebec)

L.D. 753, S.P. 251
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for the Downeast Institute for Applied Marine Research and Education. (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 754, S.P. 252
An Act To Issue a General Fund Bond Issue for the Challenger Learning Center of Maine. (Presented by Senator PERRY of Penobscot)

L.D. 755, S.P. 253
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Fort Knox. (Presented by Senator WESTON of Waldo)

L.D. 756, S.P. 254
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Revitalize Downtown Areas, Support Cultural Tourism and Expand Maine's Creative Economy. (Presented by President EDMONDS of Cumberland)

L.D. 757, S.P. 255
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote Affordable Workforce Housing. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

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