LD 1750 LR 2650(02)
An Act To Amend the Maine Administrative Procedure Act and Clarify Wind Energy Laws
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Energy, Utilities and Technology
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
FY 2013-14 FY 2014-15 Projections  FY 2015-16 Projections  FY 2016-17
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $2,500 $0 $0
General Fund $0 $2,500 $0 $0
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill requires the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) to establish rules for submission requirements of permit applications for wind energy development. Until DEP adopts these rules, they may not require applicants to submit certain information. The bill includes a General Fund appropriation of $2,500 in fiscal year 2014-15 to DEP for rulemaking.