|127th MAINE LEGISLATURE|
|LD 1071||LR 1579(02)|
|An Act To Increase the Penalties for Vandalizing a Cemetery|
|Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "|
|Committee: Criminal Justice and Public Safety|
|Fiscal Note Required: Yes|
|State Mandate - Unfunded|
|Correctional and Judicial Impact Statements|
Class D crimes.
The collection of additional fines may also increase General Fund revenue by minor amounts.
|Required Activity||Unit Affected||Local Cost|
|To repair and restore tombs, monuments, gravestones and related enclosures in cemeteteries.||Municipality||Significant statewide|
|The required local activities in this bill may represent a State mandate pursuant to the Constitution of Maine. Unless General Fund appropriations are provided to fund at least 90% of the additional costs or a Mandate Preamble is amended to the bill and two-thirds of the members of each House vote to exempt this mandate from the funding requirement, municipalities may not be required to implement these changes.|