| Session - 127th Maine Legislature
S "B" to C "A", Filing Number S-293, Sponsored by Volk
Amend the amendment in section 1 by striking out all of subsection 3 (page 1, lines 19 to 26 in amendment) and inserting the following:
Amend the amendment by inserting after section 1 the following:
‘Sec. 2. 22 MRSA §4309, sub-§5 is enacted to read:
This amendment allows a person who is lawfully present in the United States to qualify for general assistance as long as that person has expressed an intention to become a United States citizen. This amendment also places a 5-year limit on general assistance benefits for all eligible persons.
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