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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXIII, No. 4

Monday, January 22, 2007

123RD LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 19, 2007

L.D. 162, H.P. 144
An Act To Require the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Track All Stocking and Transfers of Fish. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Bath)

L.D. 163, H.P. 145
An Act To Prohibit the Use of Nonnative Baitfish. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Bath)

L.D. 164, H.P. 146
An Act To Require the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Fin-clip All Stocked Fish. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Bath)

L.D. 165, H.P. 147
An Act To Designate the Arctic Charr as a State Heritage Fish. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Bath)

L.D. 166, H.P. 148
An Act To Require the Standardization of Fishing Rules. (Presented by Representative WATSON of Bath)

L.D. 167, H.P. 149
An Act To Allow Military Personnel Stationed in Maine To Register All-terrain Vehicles As Residents. (Presented by Representative LANSLEY of Sabattus)

L.D. 168, H.P. 150
An Act To End Fraud in Maine's Welfare Benefit Programs. (Presented by Representative WALCOTT of Lewiston)

L.D. 169, H.P. 151
An Act To Place Land in Township 21 in Trust. (Presented by Representative SOCTOMAH of the Passamaquoddy Tribe)

L.D. 170, H.P. 152
An Act To Permit the Landing of Lobsters Harvested by Methods other than Conventional Traps. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative HASKELL of Portland)

L.D. 171, H.P. 153
An Act To Establish a Voluntary Tax Account. (Presented by Representative LANSLEY of Sabattus)

L.D. 172, H.P. 154
An Act To Increase the Property Tax Exemption for Veterans. (Presented by Representative NASS of Acton)

L.D. 173, H.P. 155
An Act To Allow a Newspaper Carrier To Use Flashing Amber Lights on That Carrier's Vehicle. (Presented by Representative FINLEY of Skowhegan)

L.D. 174, S.P. 56
An Act To Increase the County Share of the Real Estate Transfer Tax. (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 175, S.P. 57
An Act To Fund Youth Conservation Education. (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 176, S.P. 58
An Act To Provide Notice to the General Public about Proposed Initiative Questions. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 177, S.P. 59
An Act To Clarify the Requirements for Temporary Licensure of Psychologists. (Presented by Senator BROMLEY of Cumberland)

L.D. 178, S.P. 60
An Act Regarding the Reporting of Sexual Abuse. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 179, S.P. 61
An Act To Make Changes to the Maine Residents Property Tax Program. (Presented by Senator SULLIVAN of York)

L.D. 180, S.P. 63
An Act To Provide for a Change in Gender Designation on a Driver's License. (Presented by Senator DOW of Lincoln)

L.D. 181, S.P. 64
Resolve, To Reduce the Cost of Moving Modular Homes and Increase Traffic Safety. (Presented by Senator HASTINGS of Oxford)

L.D. 182, S.P. 65
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Cases Involving the Plea or Finding of Not Criminally Responsible by Reason of Insanity. (Presented by Senator BARTLETT of Cumberland)

L.D. 183, S.P. 66
An Act To Protect Consumers in the Home Appraisal Process. (Presented by Senator BARTLETT of Cumberland)

L.D. 184, S.P. 67
An Act To Protect Children's Health on School Grounds. (Presented by Senator TURNER of Cumberland)

L.D. 185, H.P. 156
An Act To Prohibit Certain Uses of Monosodium Glutamate. (Presented by Representative ANNIS of Dover-Foxcroft)

L.D. 186, H.P. 157
An Act To Provide Funding to the St. Francis Water District for New Wells. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Allagash)

L.D. 187, H.P. 158
An Act To Increase Access to Child Care and Early Education for Maine's Working Families. (Presented by Representative RAND of Portland)

L.D. 188, H.P. 159
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Public Transportation in Rural Areas. (Presented by Representative SCHATZ of Blue Hill)

L.D. 189, H.P. 160
An Act To Invest in an Allied Health Center at Northern Maine Community College. (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 190, H.P. 161
An Act To Fund Business Attraction Efforts. (Presented by Representative BEAUDETTE of Biddeford)

L.D. 191, H.P. 162
An Act To Prevent Certain Sex Offenders from Having Contact with Persons less than 14 Years of Age. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Augusta)

L.D. 192, H.P. 163
Resolve, Directing the Department of Public Safety To Make a Map Available on the Sex Offender Registry. (Presented by Representative SILSBY of Augusta)

L.D. 193, H.P. 164
An Act To Restrict Access to Certain Websites by Sex Offenders. (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 194, H.P. 165
An Act To Establish More Probation Officer Positions in the Department of Corrections for Better Oversight of Sex Offenders. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Augusta)

L.D. 195, H.P. 166
An Act To Promote the Safety of Children. (Presented by Representative SIMPSON of Auburn)

L.D. 196, H.P. 167
An Act To Modify the Maine Learning Results System. (Presented by Representative FINCH of Fairfield)

L.D. 197, H.P. 168
An Act To Prevent the Domestication of Wild Turkey and Deer. (Presented by Representative LANSLEY of Sabattus)

L.D. 198, H.P. 169
An Act To Increase the Value of an Estate Collectible by Affidavit in Probate Law to $20,000. (Presented by Representative FLOOD of Winthrop)

L.D. 199, H.P. 170
An Act To Improve the Lien Process. (Presented by Representative FLETCHER of Winslow)

L.D. 200, H.P. 171
An Act To Provide Additional Background Information to the Probate Court. (Presented by Representative HAYES of Buckfield)

L.D. 201, H.P. 172
An Act To Increase the State's Share of Retired Teachers' Health Insurance. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Augusta)

L.D. 202, H.P. 173
An Act Requiring the Municipal Clerk To Inspect Municipal Election Ballots. (Presented by Representative BLANCHARD of Old Town)

L.D. 203, H.P. 174
An Act Concerning Student Voter Registration. (Presented by Representative KNIGHT of Livermore Falls)

L.D. 204, H.P. 175
Resolve, To Combine Payroll and Human Resources for All State Agencies into One Central Agency. (Presented by Representative CRESSEY of Cornish)

L.D. 205, H.P. 176
An Act To Require Regulatory Impact Estimates on Private Property. (Presented by Representative EMERY of Cutler)

L.D. 206, H.P. 177
An Act To Provide an Inflation Adjustment to the Income Tax Exemption for Private, Public and Military Pensions. (Presented by Representative CROCKETT of Augusta)

L.D. 207, H.P. 178
An Act To Reduce the Meals and Lodging Tax. (Presented by Representative CRESSEY of Cornish)

L.D. 208, H.P. 179
An Act To Eliminate Tax Increment Financing for Retail Businesses. (Presented by Representative SIMPSON of Auburn)

L.D. 209, H.P. 180
An Act To Require That a Person Be a Maine Resident in Order To Be Issued a Maine Driver's License. (Presented by Representative BROWNE of Vassalboro)

L.D. 210, H.P. 181
An Act Relating to the Use of Dealer Plates. (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 211, H.P. 182
An Act To Allow a Truck Driver To Haul a Trailer on a Highway If That Driver Has a Point-to-point Permit. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Allagash)

L.D. 212, H.P. 183
An Act Regarding Penalties for Logbook Violations. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Allagash)

L.D. 213, H.P. 184
An Act To Establish an Airport Managers Training Program. (Presented by Representative MIRAMANT of Camden)

L.D. 214, H.P. 185
An Act To Initiate the Intergovernmental Advisory Commission's Blueprint for Government. (Submitted by the Intergovernmental Advisory Commission pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 30-A, section 2181, subsection 4, paragraph F.)

L.D. 215, H.P. 186
An Act To Make Supplemental Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government and To Change Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2007. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 216, H.P. 187
An Act To Establish a Financial Literacy Program. (Presented by Representative CANAVAN of Waterville)

L.D. 217, H.P. 188
An Act Regarding Penalties for Payments Made to the State That Are Rejected by a Financial Institution. (Presented by Representative BARSTOW of Gorham)

L.D. 218, H.P. 189
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Encourage Municipal High-speed Internet Access. (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 219, H.P. 190
An Act To Use Forfeited Bail Money for the Victims of an Offender. (Presented by Representative HANLEY of Gardiner)

L.D. 220, H.P. 191
An Act To Clarify and Expand Maine Criminal Laws Related to Sexual Assault. (Presented by Representative GERZOFSKY of Brunswick)

L.D. 221, H.P. 192
Resolve, Requiring the Maine Community College System To Return Real Property and Buildings to the City of Eastport. (Presented by Representative NORTON of Bangor)

L.D. 222, H.P. 193
An Act To Ensure the Integrity of School Crisis Response Plans. (Presented by Representative SIMPSON of Auburn)

L.D. 223, H.P. 194
An Act To Amend the Maine Tort Claims Act. (Presented by Representative PLUMMER of Windham)

L.D. 224, H.P. 195
An Act To Provide for Minimum Wage and Overtime Coverage for Certain Domestic Workers. (Presented by Representative HASKELL of Portland)

L.D. 225, H.P. 196
An Act To Provide Flexibility in Health Insurance for Spouses under the State Employee Health Insurance Plan. (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 226, H.P. 197
An Act To Enhance the Concept of Representative Democracy by Ensuring Basic Compensation for Elected Representatives. (Presented by Representative BURNS of Berwick)

L.D. 227, H.P. 198
An Act To Allow the Reimbursement of Motor Vehicle Excise Taxes in Certain Cases. (Presented by Representative HOLMAN of Fayette)

L.D. 228, H.P. 199
An Act To Establish a Special Veterans License Plate for Motorcycles. (Presented by Representative BURNS of Berwick)

L.D. 229, H.P. 200
An Act To Facilitate the Establishment of Tribal Electric Utility Districts. (Presented by Representative PINGREE of North Haven)

L.D. 230, S.P. 68
An Act To Clarify the Scope of Conservation Programs with Respect to Electricity Use. (Presented by Senator BARTLETT of Cumberland)

L.D. 231, S.P. 69
An Act To Modify the Laws Regarding Garnishment of Wages. (Presented by Senator SULLIVAN of York)

L.D. 232, S.P. 70
Resolve, To Direct the Department of Transportation to Establish the Elton R. Brooks Memorial Rest Area and Boat Launching Facility. (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 233, S.P. 71
An Act To Provide Funds for Voice-activated Telephones. (Presented by Senator ROSEN of Hancock)

L.D. 234, S.P. 72
An Act To Amend the Laws Concerning the Assessment of Rates for Workers' Compensation. (Presented by Senator PLOWMAN of Penobscot)

L.D. 235, S.P. 73
An Act To Allow a Person To Be Issued More than One Set of Disabled Veteran Registration Plates. (Presented by Senator PLOWMAN of Penobscot)

L.D. 236, S.P. 74
An Act To Exempt from the Income Tax Military Pay of Maine Residents Who Are Members of the Armed Services Stationed outside of the State Earned while on Active Duty. (Presented by Senator PLOWMAN of Penobscot)

L.D. 237, S.P. 75
An Act To Amend the Maine Tree Growth Tax Law. (Presented by Senator PLOWMAN of Penobscot)

L.D. 238, S.P. 76
An Act To Require Maine To Submit DNA Samples of Sex Offenders to the National DNA Registry. (Presented by Senator PLOWMAN of Penobscot)

L.D. 239, H.P. 201
An Act To Provide a Felony Penalty for Assault on a Firefighter. (Presented by Representative DUCHESNE of Hudson)

L.D. 240, S.P. 77
An Act To Establish a Discounted Cable Rate for Senior Citizens and Assisted Living Facilities. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 241, S.P. 78
An Act To Allow the Secretary of State To Issue a Work-restricted License to First-time License Holders Not Yet 21 Years of Age with Less than 2 Years of Driving Time. (Presented by Senator SULLIVAN of York)

L.D. 242, S.P. 79
An Act To Establish a "Do Not Fax" List. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 243, S.P. 80
An Act To Establish November as Lung Cancer Awareness Month. (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 244, S.P. 81
An Act To Provide Additional Funding for the Office of Substance Abuse. (Presented by Senator ROSEN of Hancock)

L.D. 245, S.P. 82
An Act To Amend the Laws Pertaining to the Licensing of Motor Vehicle Dealerships. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 246, S.P. 83
An Act To Protect the Solemnity and Dignity of a Funeral or Memorial Service in Maine. (Presented by Senator HASTINGS of Oxford)

L.D. 247, S.P. 84
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Fight Global Warming through Energy Conservation. (Presented by Senator STRIMLING of Cumberland)

L.D. 248, S.P. 85
Resolve, Honoring Women Veterans of Maine. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator MITCHELL of Kennebec)

L.D. 249, S.P. 86
An Act To Establish May as Missing Persons Month. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator NUTTING of Androscoggin)

L.D. 250, S.P. 87
An Act To Change Snowmobile Registration Requirements. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 251, S.P. 88
An Act To Authorize the Bureau of Warden Service to Provide Assistance to Other Entities. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 252, S.P. 89
An Act To Establish Emergency Response to Illegal Introductions of Invasive Fish Species. (Presented by Senator BRYANT of Oxford)

L.D. 253, S.P. 90
An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Joint Select Committee on Research, Economic Development and the Innovation Economy. (Submitted by the Joint Select Committee on Research, Economic Development and the Innovation Economy pursuant to Joint Order 2006, S.P. 847.)

L.D. 254, H.P. 210
An Act To Restrict Takings under Eminent Domain. (Presented by Representative ANNIS of Dover-Foxcroft)

L.D. 255, H.P. 211
An Act Concerning Litigation Brought by the Attorney General To Enforce Provisions of the Forest Practices Laws. (Presented by Representative FLOOD of Winthrop)

L.D. 256, H.P. 212
An Act To Provide Leave to a Spouse in the Case of Death of or Injury to a Member of the Armed Forces. (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 257, H.P. 213
An Act To Allow Expense Reimbursement for the Commercial Fishing Safety Council. (Presented by Representative McDONOUGH of Scarborough)

L.D. 258, H.P. 214
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Setbacks under the Natural Resource Protection Laws. (Presented by Representative EMERY of Cutler)

L.D. 259, H.P. 215
An Act To Clarify the Composition of the Advisory Council on Tax-deferred Arrangements. (Presented by Representative TUTTLE of Sanford)

L.D. 260, H.P. 216
An Act To Provide an Income Tax Deduction for Teachers To Account for the Purchase of Supplies. (Presented by Representative HARLOW of Portland)

L.D. 261, H.P. 217
An Act To Define More Clearly Procedures by Which a Municipality Assesses Property. (Presented by Representative TUTTLE of Sanford)

L.D. 262, H.P. 218
An Act To Amend the Credit for Rehabilitation of Historic Properties. (Presented by Representative KOFFMAN of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 263, H.P. 219
An Act To Reduce the Property Tax Burden. (Presented by Representative RAND of Portland)

L.D. 264, H.P. 220
An Act To Amend the Temporary Registration Plate Law. (Presented by Representative HAMPER of Oxford)

L.D. 265, H.P. 221
An Act To Allow a Weight Tolerance for Vehicle Auxiliary Power Units. (Presented by Representative THERIAULT of Madawaska)

L.D. 266, H.P. 222
An Act To Fully Fund the Project To Replace the Route 302 Bridge in Naples. (Presented by Representative CEBRA of Naples)

L.D. 267, H.P. 223
An Act To Ensure Proper Funding of the Public Utilities Commission. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 268, H.P. 224
An Act Regarding the Long-term Contracting Authority of the Public Utilities Commission. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative BLISS of South Portland)

L.D. 269, H.P. 203
An Act To Retire the Mortgage of York County Community College. (Presented by Representative BEAUDETTE of Biddeford)

L.D. 270, H.P. 204
Resolve, Establishing the Task Force To Eliminate Outdated or Unnecessary Laws and Rules To Stimulate Job Creation. (Presented by Representative ROBINSON of Raymond)

L.D. 271, H.P. 205
An Act To Permit Andover College To Issue Degrees under New Ownership. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative MAKAS of Lewiston)

L.D. 272, H.P. 206
An Act To Create Charter Programs within Existing Schools. (Presented by Representative MARLEY of Portland)

L.D. 273, H.P. 207
An Act To Help Save the Homes of Some Persons Who Enter Nursing Facilities. (Presented by Representative TUTTLE of Sanford)

L.D. 274, H.P. 208
An Act To Promote Mandatory Assignments and Training for Assistant Game Wardens. (Presented by Representative EBERLE of South Portland)

L.D. 275, H.P. 209
An Act To Protect Child Victims of Sexual Abuse. (Presented by Representative EDGECOMB of Caribou)

L.D. 276, S.P. 91
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Require the Legislature To Freeze the Valuation of Maine Primary Residence Land. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Senator PERRY of Penobscot)

L.D. 277, S.P. 92
An Act To Require Mapping of Conservation Easements, Purchases and Gifts. (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 278, S.P. 93
Resolve, To Assess the Feasibility and Efficiency of Combining All Health Insurance Funds Supported by the State. (Presented by Senator BRANNIGAN of Cumberland)

L.D. 279, S.P. 94
An Act To Improve the Responsiveness of Guardians Ad Litem. (Presented by Senator NASS of York)

L.D. 280, S.P. 95
An Act To Make a Conviction for a 6th Operating under the Influence Charge a Class B Crime. (Presented by Senator DIAMOND of Cumberland)

L.D. 281, H.P. 225
An Act Regarding Notification of Intent To Sell a Mobile Home Park. (Presented by Representative SILSBY of Augusta)

L.D. 282, H.P. 226
An Act To Provide Dental Care for Pregnant Women and New Mothers Receiving MaineCare Benefits. (Presented by Representative FAIRCLOTH of Bangor)

L.D. 283, H.P. 227
An Act To Require Direct Payment to Child Care Centers. (Presented by Representative DUPREY of Hampden)

L.D. 284, H.P. 228
An Act To Permit Archery Hunters the Opportunity To Take an Additional Deer. (Presented by Representative CLEARY of Houlton)

L.D. 285, H.P. 229
An Act To Designate Additional Wild Trout Waters for Recognition and Protection. (Presented by Representative KOFFMAN of Bar Harbor)

L.D. 286, H.P. 230
An Act To Protect Veterinarians Providing Animal Welfare Services for the State. (Presented by Representative FLOOD of Winthrop)

L.D. 287, H.P. 231
An Act To Limit Campaigning at Polling Places. (Presented by Representative SAVAGE of Falmouth)

L.D. 288, H.P. 232
An Act To Increase the State Share of the Homestead Exemption to 70%. (Presented by Representative FLOOD of Winthrop)

L.D. 289, H.P. 233
An Act To Revise the Definition of Service Dog. (Presented by Representative ROBINSON of Raymond)

L.D. 290, H.P. 234
An Act To Encourage the Use of Solar Energy. (Presented by Representative CEBRA of Naples)

L.D. 291, H.P. 235
An Act To Expand Workforce Development Programs. (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 292, H.P. 236
An Act to Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Help Construct a Recreation Center for the City of Presque Isle. (Presented by Representative FISCHER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 293, H.P. 237
An Act To Address the Evaluations of Certain School Employees. (Presented by Representative MAKAS of Lewiston)

L.D. 294, H.P. 238
An Act Concerning Posting the Registry of Convicted Sex Offenders. (Presented by Representative KNIGHT of Livermore Falls)

L.D. 295, H.P. 239
An Act To Increase the Fines for Littering. (Presented by Representative CRESSEY of Cornish)

L.D. 296, H.P. 240
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Indemnification Agreements. (Presented by Representative WHEELER of Kittery)

L.D. 297, H.P. 241
Resolve, Authorizing Elizabeth O'Connor To Rejoin the Maine State Retirement System. (Presented by Representative TUTTLE of Sanford)

L.D. 298, H.P. 242
An Act To Assist Higher Education Debt Reduction. (Presented by Representative CRESSEY of Cornish)

L.D. 299, H.P. 243
An Act To Aid Municipalities Concerning Plowing Efficiency. (Presented by Representative RICHARDSON of Warren)

L.D. 300, H.P. 244
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Restrict the Voting Privileges of Certain Incarcerated Felons. (Presented by Representative HANLEY of Gardiner)

L.D. 301, H.P. 245
An Act Relating to Alternate Directors for Public Waste Disposal Corporations. (Presented by Representative AUSTIN of Gray)

L.D. 302, H.P. 246
An Act To Create an Alternative Fuel Vehicle Income Tax Credit and an Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebate. (Presented by Representative CEBRA of Naples)

L.D. 303, H.P. 247
An Act To Strengthen the Whistleblowers' Protection Act. (Presented by Representative HARLOW of Portland)

L.D. 304, H.P. 248
An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Capital Projects for the Maine Community College System and the University of Maine System. (Presented by Representative RECTOR of Thomaston)

L.D. 305, H.P. 249
An Act To Increase the Availability of Cellular Telephone Service for Rural Residents. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Allagash)

L.D. 306, H.P. 250
An Act To Provide Medically Necessary Speech Therapy Services. (Presented by Representative MILLER of Somerville)

L.D. 307, H.P. 251
An Act To Enhance Land Use Opportunities for Landowners. (Presented by Representative FITTS of Pittsfield)

L.D. 308, H.P. 252
An Act To Establish the Fully Informed Jury Act. (Presented by Representative JOY of Crystal)

L.D. 309, H.P. 253
An Act To Change the Laws Concerning Games of Chance. (Presented by Representative BRYANT of Windham)

L.D. 310, H.P. 254
An Act To Ensure the Integrity of Maine's Electoral Process by Requiring Physical Ballots. (Presented by Representative BURNS of Berwick)

L.D. 311, H.P. 255
An Act To Create a Nonresident Lobster and Crab Landing Permit. (Presented by Representative WHEELER of Kittery)

L.D. 312, H.P. 256
An Act To Allow Residents of a Township in the Unorganized Territory To Enact a Noise Ordinance for That Township. (Presented by Representative JACKSON of Allagash)

L.D. 313, H.P. 257
An Act To Extend the Property Tax Exemption for Veterans to Persons Living in Cooperative Housing. (Presented by Representative CAIN of Orono)

L.D. 314, S.P. 96
An Act To Restore Funding for the Reading Recovery Program. (Presented by Senator MILLS of Somerset)

L.D. 315, S.P. 97
An Act Authorizing a General Fund Bond Issue To Improve the Quality and Safety of Science and Teaching Laboratories, General Classrooms and Libraries at Maine's Public Universities. (Presented by Senator SCHNEIDER of Penobscot)

L.D. 316, S.P. 98
An Act To Reduce Bomb Threats at Public Institutions and Businesses. (Presented by Senator DOW of Lincoln)

L.D. 317, S.P. 99
An Act To Increase the Availability of Public Education Services from Child Development Services. (Presented by Senator DOW of Lincoln)

L.D. 318, S.P. 100
An Act To Provide Funds for the Coordination and Promotion of the 400th Anniversary of the Popham Colony. (Presented by Senator BENOIT of Sagadahoc)

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