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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXII, No. 3

Monday, January 16, 2006

122ND LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, 2006

L.D. 1949, S.P. 748
Resolve, To Ensure Proper Accounting for Funds at the Department of Health and Human Services. (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 1950, H.P. 1367
An Act To Prevent Dangerous Commercial Drivers on Maine's Highways. (Presented by Representative ASH of Belfast)

L.D. 1951, H.P. 1368
An Act To Establish Guidelines and Criteria for Audits Conducted by the Department of Health and Human Services. (Presented by Representative TARDY of Newport)

L.D. 1952, S.P. 749
An Act To Prevent the Use of Performance-enhancing Substances by Maine Student Athletes. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 1953, S.P. 750
An Act Regarding the Sharing of Costs in Certain School Districts. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator MAYO of Sagadahoc)

L.D. 1954, S.P. 751
An Act To Invest in the Future of Maine Citizens. (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 1955, H.P. 1369
An Act To Provide Emergency Regional Economic Development Assistance for Brunswick Naval Air Station. (Presented by Speaker RICHARDSON of Brunswick)

L.D. 1956, H.P. 1370
An Act To Recapitalize the Maine Downtown Center. (Presented by Speaker RICHARDSON of Brunswick)

L.D. 1957, H.P. 1371
An Act To Establish a Development Authority for Brunswick Naval Air Station. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Speaker RICHARDSON of Brunswick)

L.D. 1958, S.P. 752
An Act To Create a Children's Education Advocate. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 1959, S.P. 753
An Act To Guarantee Access to Medically Necessary Medications during the Implementation of the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator BRENNAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 1960, H.P. 1372
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Create a Block Grant Program To Promote Economic and Cultural Development. (Presented by Representative CUMMINGS of Portland)

L.D. 1961, H.P. 1373
An Act To Create a Tiered Wholesale Seafood Dealer's License. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Marine Resources pursuant to Public Law 2005, chapter 434, section 14.)

L.D. 1962, H.P. 1374
An Act To Ensure Foster Parents Have Access to the Appeal and Fair Hearing Process. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to Joint Order 2005, H.P. 1179.)

L.D. 1963, H.P. 1375
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 115: Certification, Authorization and Approval of Educational Personnel, Part I and Part II, a Major Substantive Rule That Has Been Provisionally Adopted by the Department of Education. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Education pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 1964, H.P. 1376
An Act To Assist Visually Impaired Persons and Persons with Disabilities in Obtaining Information Regarding Current Events. (Presented by Speaker RICHARDSON of Brunswick)

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.