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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XXXIV, No. 8

Monday, January 28, 2008

123RD LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Resolves

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Ch. 144 - Resolve, To Assist Maine's Forest Products Industry. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 1532, L.D. 2155) (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.

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, JANUARY 25, 2008

L.D. 2162, H.P. 1536
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 850: Health Plan Accountability, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Professional and Financial Regulation pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2163, H.P. 1537
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 270: Uniform Reporting System for Health Care Quality Data Sets, a Major Substantive Rule of the Maine Health Data Organization. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Maine Health Data Organization pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2164, H.P. 1538
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 157: CO2 Budget Trading Program Waiver and Suspension, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Environmental Protection. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Environmental Protection pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072, subsection 2.)

L.D. 2165, H.P. 1539
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 103: Sensible Transportation Policy Act, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Transportation. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Transportation pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2166, H.P. 1541
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 294: Rules Governing the Qualifications for Local Health Officers, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Health and Human Services, Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2167, H.P. 1542
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 120: Release of Data to the Public, a Major Substantive Rule of the Maine Health Data Organization. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Maine Health Data Organization pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2168, H.P. 1543
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 15: Batterer Intervention Program Certification, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of Corrections. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of Corrections pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2169, S.P. 830
An Act To Amend the Laws Pertaining To Storm Water Management and To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Drinking Water Management. (Presented by Senator BARTLETT of Cumberland)

L.D. 2170, H.P. 1544
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 10: Rules for Exemptions to the Ban on Flavored Cigarettes and Cigars, a Major Substantive Rule of the Department of the Attorney General. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Department of the Attorney General pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 8072.)

L.D. 2171, H.P. 1545
An Act To Amend the Animal Welfare Laws. (Presented by Representative PIEH of Bremen)

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.