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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXIII, No. 2

Monday, January 8, 2007

123RD LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 5, 2007

L.D. 21, H.P. 24
Resolve, To Provide Access for Persons with Disabilities to Great Ponds. (Presented by Representative PINEAU of Jay)

L.D. 22, H.P. 25
An Act To Require Health Care Practitioners To Distribute Free Samples of Medication in Certain Circumstances. (Presented by Representative BEAUDOIN of Biddeford)

L.D. 23, S.P. 17
An Act To Clarify the Use and Purpose of Center Turn Lanes. (Presented by Senator SAVAGE of Knox)

L.D. 24, S.P. 22
An Act To Make Failure To Wear a Seat Belt a Primary Offense. (Presented by Senator SAVAGE of Knox)

L.D. 25, H.P. 27
An Act To Change the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission's Lot Size, Coverage and Setback Requirements for Some Affordable Housing Lots on Coastal Islands. (Presented by Representative McKANE of Newcastle)

L.D. 26, H.P. 28
An Act To Fund Transportation Projects. (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 27, H.P. 29
An Act To Clarify Election Laws Concerning Election Clerks' Qualifications. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative BARSTOW of Gorham)

L.D. 28, H.P. 30
An Act To Establish a Statewide Residency Requirement for General Assistance. (Presented by Representative BROWNE of Vassalboro)

L.D. 29, H.P. 31
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Welfare. (Presented by Representative BEAUDOIN of Biddeford)

L.D. 30, H.P. 32
Resolve, To Decrease Landfill Costs and Protect the Environment through a Beverage Container Reuse Program. (Presented by Representative FAIRCLOTH of Bangor)

L.D. 31, H.P. 33
An Act To Fund Alcohol and Tobacco Addiction Treatment Programs. (Presented by Representative WEDDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 32, H.P. 34
An Act To Create a Regional Jail System. (Presented by Representative WEDDELL of Frankfort)

L.D. 33, S.P. 24
An Act To Simplify Wireless Telecommunications. (Presented by Senator ROSEN of Hancock)

L.D. 34, H.P. 35
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 28: Closing a School in the Unorganized Territory, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Education. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Education pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 35, H.P. 36
An Act To Require Approval by the Gambling Control Board for the Transfer of Ownership of an Off-track Betting Facility. (Presented by Representative VALENTINO of Saco)

L.D. 36, H.P. 37
An Act To Transfer the Administration of the Renewable Resource Fund from the State Planning Office to the Public Utilities Commission. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

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://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/billtexts.

Bill status information is available at http://janus.state.me.us/legis/LawMakerWeb/search.asp.