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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XLI, No. 17

Friday, May 8, 2015

127TH LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 51 - An Act To Amend the Requirement of When Headlights Must Be Used. (S.P. 102, L.D. 288)

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, April 30, 2015

Ch. 52 - An Act To Enforce Restrictions in Parking Spaces and Access Aisles Designated for Persons with a Walking Disability. (H.P. 256, L.D. 390)

Private and Special Laws

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 5 - An Act To Amend the Brunswick Sewer District Charter. (S.P. 243, L.D. 650)

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, MAY 8, 2015

L.D. 1385, H.P. 939
An Act To Enable a Foster Child To Remain in a Daycare Facility Selected by a Foster Parent. (Presented by Representative HAMANN of South Portland)

L.D. 1386, H.P. 940
An Act To Amend the Laws Governing High School Graduation Requirements. (Presented by Representative KORNFIELD of Bangor)

L.D. 1387, S.P. 513
An Act Regarding the State Board of Corrections. (Presented by President THIBODEAU of Waldo)

L.D. 1388, S.P. 514
An Act To Clarify the Used Car Information Laws. (Presented by Senator VOLK of Cumberland)

L.D. 1389, S.P. 515
An Act To Conform Maine Law to Federal Law Regarding Closings and Mass Layoffs and To Strengthen Employee Severance Pay Protections. (Presented by Senator ROSEN of Hancock)

L.D. 1390, S.P. 516
An Act To Amend the Boundaries of the Capitol Area. (EMERGENCY) (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Senator WILLETTE of Aroostook)

L.D. 1391, H.P. 941
An Act Regarding the Treatment of Forensic Patients. (Presented by Representative MALABY of Hancock)

L.D. 1392, H.P. 942
An Act To Amend the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act. (Presented by Representative SANDERSON of Chelsea)

L.D. 1393, H.P. 943
An Act Regarding the Work Permitting Process for Minors. (Presented by Representative STETKIS of Canaan)

L.D. 1394, H.P. 944
An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Commission To Strengthen the Adequacy and Equity of Certain Cost Components of the School Funding Formula. (EMERGENCY) (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Education and Cultural Affairs pursuant to Resolve 2013, chapter 114, section 10.)

L.D. 1395, H.P. 945
An Act To Implement the Recommendations of the Government Oversight Committee To Ensure Legislative Review of Reports Submitted by Quasi-independent State Agencies. (Submitted by the Government Oversight Committee pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 3, section 997, subsection 2.)

L.D. 1396, H.P. 946
An Act Regarding Educational Standards for Maine Students. (Presented by Representative GERRISH of Lebanon)

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.