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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXII, No. 21

Monday, May 29, 2006

122ND LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Ch. 636 - An Act To Implement Task Force Recommendations Relating to Parity and Portability of Benefits for Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters. (H.P. 706, L.D. 1021)

Ch. 637 - An Act To Implement Certain Recommendations of the Washington County Economic Development Task Force. (S.P. 743, L.D. 1944)

Private and Special Laws

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Ch. 53 - An Act To Provide Funding for the Downeast Institute for Applied Marine Research and Education. (S.P. 81, L.D. 228)

Ch. 54 - An Act To Save the Marine Technology Center and Strengthen Maine's Boatbuilding Workforce. (S.P. 746, L.D. 1948)

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 FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2006

L.D. 2115, S.P. 861
An Act To Amend the Boundaries between the City of Saco and The Town of Old Orchard Beach. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator HOBBINS of York)

L.D. 2116, S.P. 860
An Act To Provide Protection for Victims of Domestic Violence. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 2117, S.P. 862
An Act To Amend the Charter of the Starboard Water District. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 2118, H.P. 1507
An Act Relating to the Handling of Firearms Confiscated by Law Enforcement Officers Pursuant to a Court Order. (Presented by Representative MILLS of Farmington)

L.D. 2119, S.P. 864
An Act To Comply with the Federal Commercial Motor Vehicle Safety Act of 1986. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Senator SAVAGE of Knox)

L.D. 2120, S.P. 865
An Act To Provide Funding for Infrastructure for a New Downtown in the Town of Canton. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

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.