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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XLII, No. 3

Friday, January 22, 2016

127TH LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Ch. 378 - An Act To Combat Drug Addiction through Enforcement, Prevention, Treatment and Recovery. (EMERGENCY) (S.P. 599, L.D. 1537)

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, JANUARY 22, 2016

L.D. 1563, S.P. 615
An Act To Enact the Uniform Interstate Enforcement of Domestic Violence Protection Orders Act. (Presented by President THIBODEAU of Waldo)

L.D. 1564, S.P. 616
An Act To Update References to the United States Internal Revenue Code of 1986 Contained in the Maine Revised Statutes. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Senator McCORMICK of Kennebec)

L.D. 1565, S.P. 617
An Act To Attract and Retain Medical Examiners by Increasing the Fees for Services Provided by Medical Examiners. (Presented by Senator BURNS of Washington)

L.D. 1566, S.P. 618
An Act Concerning the Establishment of Water Levels. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Environment and Natural Resources pursuant to Public Law 2015, chapter 264, section 5.)

L.D. 1567, H.P. 1063
An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding the Operation of an All-terrain Vehicle or Snowmobile on a Controlled Access Highway. (EMERGENCY) (Presented by Representative SAUCIER of Presque Isle)

L.D. 1568, H.P. 1064
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 373: Financial and Technical Capacity Standards of the Site Location of Development Act, 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.)

L.D. 1569, H.P. 1065
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 375: No Adverse Environmental Effect Standards of the Site Location of Development Act, 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.)

L.D. 1570, H.P. 1066
Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Chapter 380: Long-term Construction Projects Under the Site Location of Development Act, 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.)

L.D. 1571, S.P. 619
Resolve, To Name a Bridge between Atkinson and Sebec the Captain John "Jay" Brainard Gold Star Memorial Bridge. (Presented by Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis)

L.D. 1572, S.P. 620
An Act To Ensure Nondiscrimination against Gun Owners in Public Housing. (Presented by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot)

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.