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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXIV, No. 5

Monday, January 7, 2008

123RD LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 4, 2008

L.D. 2105, H.P. 1491
An Act To Change the Timing of the Health Care Occupations Report and To Add and Clarify Definitions Relating to Swimming Pools and Spas. (Presented by Representative DRISCOLL of Westbrook)

L.D. 2106, H.P. 1492
An Act To Enhance the Newborn Hearing Program. (Presented by Representative MAKAS of Lewiston)

L.D. 2107, H.P. 1493
An Act To Establish a Forensic Case Review Panel To Advise the Department of Health and Human Services. (Presented by Representative HASKELL of Portland)

L.D. 2108, H.P. 1494
Resolve, To Adopt Respectful Language in Programs Affecting Developmental Services. (Presented by Representative WEBSTER of Freeport)

L.D. 2109, H.P. 1495
An Act Relating to Insurance Coverage for Colorectal Cancer Early Detection. (Presented by Representative MAZUREK of Rockland)

L.D. 2110, H.P. 1496
An Act To Amend the Election Laws. (Presented by Representative PATRICK of Rumford)

L.D. 2111, H.P. 1497
An Act To Secure the Sites Necessary for the Statewide Radio and Network System. (Presented by Representative BARSTOW of Gorham)

L.D. 2112, H.P. 1498
An Act To Increase the Time Period for Motor Vehicle Inspections to 2 Years. (Presented by Representative KAENRATH of South Portland)

L.D. 2113, H.P. 1499
An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Committee To Study the Prison Industries Program. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Committee To Study the Prison Industries Program pursuant to Joint Order 2007, H.P. 1334.)

L.D. 2114, S.P. 804
Resolve, Requiring the State To Use Valid Risk and Preventive Factors for Youth Programs. (Presented by Senator WESTON of Waldo)

L.D. 2115, S.P. 805
An Act To Limit Liability for Businesses and Employees Who Work with Liquefied Petroleum Gas. (Presented by Senator WESTON of Waldo)

L.D. 2116, S.P. 806
An Act To Provide for the Construction of a Warehouse in Eastport. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 2117, S.P. 807
An Act To Create the Starboard Water District. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator RAYE of Washington)

L.D. 2118, S.P. 808
An Act To Make Allocations from Maine Turnpike Authority Funds for the Maine Turnpike Authority for the Calendar Year Ending December 31, 2009. (Submitted by the Maine Turnpike Authority pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 23, section 1961, subsection 6.)

L.D. 2119, S.P. 809
An Act To Amend Certain Laws Related to Environmental Protection. (Presented by Senator MARTIN of Aroostook)

L.D. 2120, H.P. 1500
An Act To Require That Sellers of Scrap Metal Provide Identification. (Presented by Representative McFADDEN of Dennysville)

L.D. 2121, H.P. 1501
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 115: Certification, Authorization and Approval of Education Personnel, Parts I and II, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Education and the State Board of Education. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Education and the State Board of Education pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2122, H.P. 1502
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 64: Maine School Facilities Program and School Revolving Renovation Fund, 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. 2123, H.P. 1503
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Chapter 61: State Board of Education Rules for Major Capital School Construction Projects, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Education and the State Board of Education. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Education and the State Board of Education pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2124, H.P. 1504
An Act To Prevent the Theft of Certain Metals. (Presented by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham)

L.D. 2125, H.P. 1505
An Act Relating to Mortgage Lending and Credit Availability. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Speaker CUMMINGS of Portland)

L.D. 2126, H.P. 1506
An Act To Minimize Carbon Dioxide Emissions from New Coal-powered Industrial and Electrical Generating Facilities in the State. (Presented by Representative MacDONALD of Boothbay)

L.D. 2127, H.P. 1507
An Act To Increase the Per Diem for Members of the Workers' Compensation Board. (Submitted by the Workers' Compensation Board pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 39-A, section 152, subsection 11.)

L.D. 2128, S.P. 811
An Act To Correct the Uniform Limited Partnership Act of 2007. (Presented by Senator HOBBINS of York)

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.