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Summary of LD 1736

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LD 1736 (SP 689)
"Resolve, To Create a State-run Virtual Academy Providing Maine Students with Access to Online Learning through Their Existing School Districts"
Sponsored by Senator Brian Langley

Status Summary
Reference Committee Education and Cultural Affairs
Last House Action 3/5/2014 -  FINALLY PASSED.
(Yeas 91 - Nays 55 - Absent 5 - Excused 0)
Sent for concurrence.
Last Senate Action 3/18/2014 -  TAKEN from the Table by the President.
LD 1736 In Senate, March 18, 2014, this Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the Senate proceeded to vote on the question: "Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?" 23 In Favor and 12 Against, accordingly it was the vote of the Senate that the Bill not become law and the VETO was SUSTAINED.
Darek M. Grant
Secretary of the Senate
Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD).
Last Engrossed by House on 2/27/2014
Last Engrossed by Senate on 2/25/2014
Governor Action Vetoed by the Governor
Date 3/6/2014

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