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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXII, No. 20

Monday, May 15, 2006

122ND LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, May 4, 2006

Ch. 629 - An Act To Prevent Unauthorized Practice of Immigration and Nationality Law. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 1398, L.D. 1996)

Ch. 630 - An Act To Facilitate the Hiring of Health Care Personnel during Emergency Circumstances. (S.P. 783, L.D. 2036)

Ch. 631 - An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Freedom of Access Advisory Committee. (H.P. 1503, L.D. 2111)

Ch. 632 - An Act Regarding Prepaid Contracts for Heating Fuel. (H.P. 1493, L.D. 2101)

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, May 9, 2006

Ch. 633 - An Act Regarding the So-called Katie Beckett Benefits in the MaineCare Program. (S.P. 93, L.D. 273)

Ch. 634 - An Act To Enhance the Protection of Maine Families from Terrorism and Natural Disasters. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 789, L.D. 2044)

Ch. 635 - An Act To Update Teachers' Minimum Salaries. (S.P. 480, L.D. 1381)

Resolves

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, May 4, 2006

Ch. 206 - Resolve, Directing the Department of Public Safety To Study the Issues of Alcohol Regulation and To Review the Impact of Out-of-state Sales and Direct Distribution to Maine Consumers. (H.P. 415, L.D. 560)

Ch. 207 - Resolve, To Establish a Blue Ribbon Commission on Solid Waste Management. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 694, L.D. 1777)

Ch. 208 - Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 10: Significant Wildlife Habitat, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 1481, L.D. 2090)

Signed by the Governor
Monday, May 8, 2006

Ch. 209 - Resolve, Authorizing the Commissioner of Administrative and Financial Services To Sell or Lease for Veterans' Housing the Interests of the State in Hedin Hall at the Dorothea Dix Psychiatric Center. (S.P. 765, L.D. 1984) (Governor's Bill)

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.