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LEGISLATIVE REPORT

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

Volume XLIII, No. 20

Friday, May 26, 2017

128TH LEGISLATURE

FIRST REGULAR SESSION

BILLS ENACTED

Public Laws

Signed by the Governor
Friday, May 19, 2017

Ch. 69 - An Act To Prohibit the Discharge of a Firearm within 300 Feet of a State-owned Boat Launching Ramp. (S.P. 109, L.D. 343)

Ch. 70 - An Act To Clarify the Authority for Cremation. (H.P. 339, L.D. 476)

Ch. 71 - An Act To Improve Enforcement of Snowmobile Noise Levels. (H.P. 346, L.D. 483)

Ch. 72 - An Act To Amend Maine's Fish and Wildlife Licensing Laws. (H.P. 394, L.D. 552)

Ch. 73 - An Act To Repeal or Clean Up Outdated Telecommunications Statutes. (H.P. 534, L.D. 754)

Ch. 74 - An Act To Improve Transparency in the Electricity Supply Market. (S.P. 248, L.D. 803)

Ch. 75 - An Act To Clarify the Public Nature of Annual Statements of Life Settlement Providers. (S.P. 473, L.D. 1386)

Received in the Office of the Secretary of State
Sunday, May 21, 2017
Became law without the Governor's Signature

Ch. 76 - An Act To Offer Hunters 65 Years of Age or Older Who Have Accumulated at Least 30 Points a Guaranteed Moose Permit. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 395, L.D. 553)

Ch. 77 - An Act To Make Changes to the Maine Liquor Liability Act. (H.P. 601, L.D. 852)

Ch. 78 - An Act To Allow the Waldo County Budget Committee To Appoint Replacement Members. (EMERGENCY) (H.P. 686, L.D. 973)

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 26, 2017

L.D. 1619, H.P. 1118
An Act To Report Limited Information to the Controlled Substances Prescription Monitoring Program Concerning Methadone. (Submitted by the Joint Standing Committee on Health and Human Services pursuant to Joint Order 2017, H.P. 946.)

L.D. 1620, H.P. 1115
An Act To Reform Welfare for Increased Security and Employment. (Governor's Bill) (Presented by Representative FREDETTE of Newport)

L.D. 1621, S.P. 571
An Act To Retain Jobs in Maine. (Presented by Senator JACKSON of Aroostook)

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, bill status and roll call information are available on the internet at http://legislature.maine.gov/LawMakerWeb/search.asp.