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Representative Joyce McCreight
  Representing: Brunswick (part), Harpswell and West Bath
District #51

Rep. Joyce “Jay” McCreight is a fourth-term member of the Maine House of Representatives. She has served as House chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources and the Opioid Task Force and as a member of the Joint Standing Committees on Veterans and Legal Affairs, Health and Human Services, Judiciary and Taxation.

McCreight’s career prior to serving in the Legislature was in social work and clinical counseling, primarily in Maine public schools. As a longtime advocate for children and families, she will continue to work for quality education, the development of high-paying jobs, access to health care and the preservation of our working waterfront and our environment.

McCreight lives in Harpswell. She volunteers with her local library and with grassroots groups that advocate for health care, for services for older adults, and for adults with developmental disabilities. Formerly, she volunteered with local elementary school children, her local fire department and her road association. She and her husband, a Brunswick small business owner, have two adult children and four grandchildren.

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Rep. McCreight serves as House chair of the Joint Standing Committee on Marine Resources and is a member of the Joint Standing Committee on Veterans and Legal Affairs.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Department of Marine Resources; commercial marine fisheries management, licensing and enforcement; marine fish species; diadromous fish, mollusks; crustaceans; seaweed; sea urchins; sea cucumbers; processing and sale of marine fish and shellfish; and aquaculture.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Claims against the State; liquor laws; lottery; non-profit and for- profit gambling games of chance, beano, raffles, slot machines, gaming devices); harness racing; off-track betting; election laws; campaign practices; campaign financing and the Maine Clean Election Act; voter registration; initiatives and referenda; governmental ethics; lobbyist registration; landlord-tenant laws; veterans' programs; Department of Defense, Veterans and Emergency Management Services (except the Maine Emergency Management Agency); Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations; and Maine National Guard.

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You can also contact me at my home:

155 Gun Point Road
Harpswell, ME 04079

When the Legislature is in session, you can leave a message for me by calling the State House Message Phone: (800) 423-2900 or the State House TDD Line: Relay 711.