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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XLII, No. 6

Friday, February 12, 2016

127TH LEGISLATURE

SECOND REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, February 11, 2016

Ch. 379 - An Act Regarding the Maine Arts Commission. (H.P. 1013, L.D. 1490)

Ch. 380 - An Act To Provide a Private Support Organization for the Maine Arts Commission. (H.P. 1016, L.D. 1493)

Private and Special Laws

Signed by the Governor
Thursday, February 11, 2016

Ch. 12 - An Act To Allow the Kennebec Sanitary Treatment District To Establish and Maintain a Capital Reserve Fund. (H.P. 1018, L.D. 1495)

Resolves

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 55 - Resolve, Reauthorizing the Balance of the 2009 Bond Issue for Land Conservation Projects. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 996, L.D. 1454) (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. 207-287-1324.

BILLS PRINTED AS OF FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2016

L.D. 1584, H.P. 1075
An Act To Continue To Provide Group Exemption Passes to State Parks for Persons with Disabilities. (Presented by Representative TUELL of East Machias)

L.D. 1585, H.P. 1076
An Act To Improve Services for Persons Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing by Updating the Laws Governing Qualifications for Certain Members of the Telecommunications Relay Services Advisory Council. (Presented by Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick)

L.D. 1586, H.P. 1077
An Act To Implement Recommendations of the Right To Know Advisory Committee Concerning Remote Participation in Public Proceedings. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 1, section 411, subsection 6, paragraph G.)

L.D. 1587, S.P. 634
An Act Regarding the Educational Opportunity Tax Credit. (Presented by Senator SAVIELLO of Franklin)

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.