LD 253
Session - 127th Maine Legislature
LR 916
Item 1
Bill Tracking, Additional Documents Chamber Status

An Act To Improve Permit Oversight for the Cutting of Christmas Trees and Evergreen Boughs

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 12 MRSA §8842-A, sub-§1, ¶A,  as enacted by PL 2003, c. 452, Pt. F, §40 and affected by Pt. X, §2, is amended to read:

A. Cut Christmas trees or evergreen boughs on land of another without securing and possessing written permission or a bill of sale from the owner or the owner's authorized agents. Only one such permit is needed per work crew. Violation of this paragraph is a Class E crime; or


This bill requires all members of a work crew with permission to cut Christmas trees or evergreen boughs on the property of another to possess a copy of the landowner's permission.

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