LD 527
Session - 127th Maine Legislature
LR 522
Item 1
Bill Tracking, Additional Documents Chamber Status

An Act To Repeal Outdated Agricultural Aviation Laws

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

Sec. 1. 6 MRSA §151,  as amended by PL 1995, c. 504, Pt. B, §10, is repealed and the following enacted in its place:

§ 151 Agricultural aviation

A person may not conduct agricultural operations inconsistent with Federal Air Regulation, Part 137.

A person may operate aircraft from a limited-use landing area for the purposes of conducting agricultural operations if the permission of the owner of the limited-use landing area has been obtained.


This bill removes the requirement for the Commissioner of Transportation to issue a permit for agricultural aviation.

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