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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

From Robert B. Hunt, Clerk of the House
State House, Augusta, Maine

Volume XLI, No. 15

Friday, April 24, 2015

127TH LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Ch. 31 - An Act Regarding Emergency Lights on a Vehicle Used by a Member of a Municipal or Volunteer Fire or Emergency Medical Services Department. (H.P. 35, L.D. 37)

Ch. 32 - An Act To Ensure the Safety of Public Service Vehicles. (S.P. 71, L.D. 196)

Signed by the Governor
Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Ch. 33 - An Act To Repeal Outdated Agricultural Aviation Laws. (S.P. 196, L.D. 527)

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. 207-287-1324.

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2015

L.D. 1352, S.P. 489
An Act To Facilitate the Delivery of Health Care Services through Telemedicine and Telehealth. (Presented by Senator GRATWICK of Penobscot)

L.D. 1353, S.P. 490
An Act To Prohibit Mandatory Membership in a Union or Payment of Agency Fees as a Condition of Employment. (Presented by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot)

L.D. 1354, H.P. 922
An Act To Improve the Maine Administrative Procedure Act. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative FREDETTE of Newport)

L.D. 1355, H.P. 923
An Act To Improve Residential Renewable Energy Use. (Presented by Representative POULIOT of Augusta)

L.D. 1356, H.P. 924
Resolve, To Create a Working Group To Ensure a Stable Continuum of Care for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities and Autism. (Presented by Representative SHERMAN of Hodgdon)

L.D. 1357, H.P. 925
An Act To Implement the Findings of the WhiteSand Gaming Study. (Presented by Representative KINNEY of Limington)

L.D. 1358, S.P. 491
An Act To Support Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Maine through the Start Maine Up Program. (Presented by Senator MILLETT of Cumberland)

L.D. 1359, S.P. 492
An Act To Assist Municipalities with the Recycling of Solid Waste by Allowing Net Electrical Billing Credits. (Presented by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin)

L.D. 1360, S.P. 493
An Act To Increase the Number of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Professionals in Maine. (Presented by Senator VOLK of Cumberland)

L.D. 1361, S.P. 494
An Act To Promote Minimum Wage Consistency. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot)

L.D. 1362, S.P. 495
An Act Concerning Membership on the Board of Directors of the Lewiston-Auburn Water Pollution Control Authority. (Presented by Senator BRAKEY of Androscoggin)

L.D. 1363, S.P. 496
An Act To Secure the Maine Electrical Grid from Long-term Blackouts. (Presented by Senator MIRAMANT of Knox)

L.D. 1364, S.P. 497
An Act To Expand Opportunities for Economic Development in Maine. (Presented by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot)

L.D. 1365, H.P. 927
An Act Regarding Licensed Children's Programs. (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 1366, S.P. 498
An Act To Promote Recycling Program Integration and Efficiencies. (Presented by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin)

L.D. 1367, H.P. 928
RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Eliminate the Income Tax. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative FREDETTE of Newport)

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 cannot mail bill text electronically.

Bill text is also available at the Maine Legislature Web Site http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/bills_127th/billtexts/.

Bill status information is available at http://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/search.asp.