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127th Maine Legislature

Public Hearings and Work Sessions for Bills Sponsored by 0

Bills sponsored by 0, for the 3 days begining 3/29/2015.
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 92An Act To Increase the Minimum Wage to $8.00 per HourWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Judiciary
LD 328An Act To Allow Personal Representatives of Children Access to Certain Documents of the Department of Health and Human Services Regarding Child Protective Activ...Public HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Veterans and Legal Affairs
LD 532An Act To Prohibit Maine Clean Election Act Candidates from Accepting Special Interest Money through a Political Party or Political Action CommitteePublic HearingState House, Room 437
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 541An Act To Promote Sustainability in Home Ownership for First-time Home BuyersPublic HearingState House, Room 127
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
LD 866An Act To Ensure Efficiency and Safety in the Bureau of ForestryPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 31, 2015, 1:30p
Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
LD 848An Act To Increase the Safety of HuntingWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Transportation
LD 283An Act To Require Proof of Insurance for Motor Vehicle InspectionPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 30, 2015, 9:00a
Environment and Natural Resources
LD 750An Act To Allow Regulated Metal Mining in MainePublic HearingCross Building, Room 216
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 226An Act To Promote Efficiency in Food Pantry OperationWork SessionState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Veterans and Legal Affairs
LD 619An Act To Limit the Participation of Candidates and Legislators in Political Action Committees and Nonprofit Entities Conducting Political ActivitiesPublic HearingState House, Room 437
LD 617An Act To Change Municipal Campaign Contribution LimitsPublic HearingState House, Room 437
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 487An Act To Provide for an Increase in the Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
LD 403An Act To Eliminate the Exception from Minimum Wage Laws for Workers Who Receive TipsWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Environment and Natural Resources
LD 596An Act To Allow for the Purchase and Use of Specialty Racing Fuel in MaineWork SessionCross Building, Room 216
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Transportation
LD 809An Act Regarding Motor Vehicle Inspection Program RequirementsPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 31, 2015, 1:30p
Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
LD 256An Act To Allow Nonresident College Students To Obtain Resident Hunting, Fishing and Trapping LicensesWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 573An Act To Provide for Annulment of Certain Arrest Records and Expungement of Certain Confidential Criminal History Record InformationPublic HearingState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 322An Act To Enhance the Creative Economy by Providing a Sales Tax Exemption to Incorporated Nonprofit Performing Arts OrganizationsWork SessionState House, Room 127
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 464An Act To Improve Science and Engineering Education for Maine's StudentsWork SessionCross Building, Room 202
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 623An Act To Expand Maine's Carbon Monoxide Detectors LawPublic HearingState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Judiciary
LD 199An Act To Improve the Reporting of Child AbusePublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
LD 745An Act To Improve Forest Ranger SafetyPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 629An Act Regarding Community Paramedicine Pilot ProjectsPublic HearingState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Transportation
LD 348An Act To Provide for 2-year Motor Vehicle Inspection StickersPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Veterans and Legal Affairs
LD 790An Act To Make Political Advertising Accountable and TransparentPublic HearingState House, Room 437
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 36An Act To Increase the Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Transportation
LD 707An Act To Correct an Error in the Law That Allows a Break in Control of Access on William L. Clarke Drive in the City of WestbrookPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Marine Resources
LD 255An Act To Preserve the Integrity of Maine's Shellfish Industry by Increasing the Penalty for Interfering with Permitted HarvestWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
LD 435An Act To Extend the Protection of Municipal Shellfish Conservation ProgramsWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 208An Act To Provide Funding for Maintaining Cemeteries within the Maine Veterans' Memorial Cemetery SystemWork SessionState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 876An Act To Encourage Equity in School Funding by Limiting a Municipality's Contribution Based on Its Student EnrollmentPublic HearingCross Building, Room 202
Taxation
LD 542An Act To Reduce Property TaxesPublic HearingState House, Room 127
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Insurance and Financial Services
LD 384Resolve, To Study the Design and Implementation of Options for a Universal Health Care Plan in the State That Is in Compliance with the Federal Patient Protecti...Work SessionCross Building, Room 220
LD 815An Act To Establish a Unified-payor, Universal Health Care SystemWork SessionCross Building, Room 220
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 566An Act To Protect Individuals from Breaches of Trust by Clergy MembersWork SessionState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 72An Act To Increase the Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Energy, Utilities and Technology
LD 883An Act To Create the Cellular Telephone Labeling ActPublic HearingCross Building, Room 211
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 612An Act To Require a Large Employer To Provide a Paper Paystub upon Request from an EmployeeWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Transportation
LD 788An Act To Improve the Health of Maine Citizens and Safety of PedestriansPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Taxation
LD 332An Act To Exempt from Sales Tax Sales to Certain Nonprofit Corporations That Provide Home Rehabilitation and Modification Services to Low-income IndividualsWork SessionState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 9:30a
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 699An Act To Update Maine Law To Conform to New Federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration RegulationsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
LD 700An Act Regarding the Industry Partnership Assistance Collaborative's Grant ProgramPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
LD 701An Act To Modify Unemployment Insurance Successor LawPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
LD 702An Act To Clarify Filing Methods for Quarterly Payroll ReportsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
State and Local Government
LD 780Resolve, Authorizing the Director of the Bureau of Parks and Lands To Convey the Parcel of Land in Kittery Known as John Paul Jones Memorial Park to the Town of...Public HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Energy, Utilities and Technology
LD 880An Act To Permit Rate-adjustment Mechanisms for Water UtilitiesPublic HearingCross Building, Room 211
LD 881An Act To Allow the Public Utilities Commission To Contract for Liquefied Natural Gas Storage and DistributionPublic HearingCross Building, Room 211
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Energy, Utilities and Technology
LD 825An Act To Allow Consumer-owned Transmission and Distribution Utilities To Apply for Efficiency Maine GrantsWork SessionCross Building, Room 211
Judiciary
LD 774An Act To Assist Victims of Crime To Obtain RestitutionPublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 240An Act To Amend the School Funding FormulaPublic HearingCross Building, Room 202
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Transportation
LD 845An Act To Address Unmet Public Transportation NeedsPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Judiciary
LD 731An Act To Increase Compensation for Active Retired JudgesPublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Marine Resources
LD 178Resolve, Directing the Department of Marine Resources To Conduct an Impact Study in the St. George River EstuaryWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
Mar 30, 2015, 2:00p
State and Local Government
LD 564An Act To Establish Appropriate Parameters for County Borrowing AuthorityWork SessionCross Building, Room 214
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 673An Act To Help Prevent Age DiscriminationWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 9:30a
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 856An Act To Amend the Competitive Skills Scholarship Program To Allow for Participation in Early College and Career and Technical Education ProgramsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
LD 959An Act To Amend the Membership of the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund BoardPublic HearingCross Building, Room 206
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 441An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Local Share of Education CostsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 202
Taxation
LD 565An Act To Authorize Municipalities To Impose Service Charges on Tax-exempt Property Owned by Certain Nonprofit OrganizationsPublic HearingState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 54Resolve, To Ensure Notification to the Public of the Location in Maine of Persons Convicted in Foreign Countries of Crimes Relating to the Sexual Abuse of a Chi...Work SessionState House, Room 436
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 575An Act To Provide Property Tax Relief to Maine's Working FamiliesPublic HearingState House, Room 127
State and Local Government
LD 897An Act To Move a Township from House District 150 to House District 151Public HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 52An Act To Adjust Maine's Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 9:30a
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 961An Act To Support Tourism Development in the City of SanfordPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Judiciary
LD 485An Act To Allow Licensed Foresters To Use Mechanics LiensPublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
State and Local Government
LD 916An Act To Establish a Private Support Organization for the Maine Commission for Community ServicePublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Transportation
LD 844An Act To Improve Transit Services StatewidePublic HearingState House, Room 126
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 843An Act To Raise the Minimum Wage and Index It to the National Average WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
LD 77An Act To Raise the Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Transportation
LD 381An Act To Change the Motor Vehicle Inspection Requirements To Extend the Time between InspectionsPublic HearingState House, Room 126
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Veterans and Legal Affairs
LD 850An Act To Establish Special Elections To Fill United States Senate VacanciesPublic HearingState House, Room 437
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
LD 656An Act To Enhance Forest Ranger SafetyPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Environment and Natural Resources
LD 824An Act Regarding Ethanol Motor FuelWork SessionCross Building, Room 216
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Energy, Utilities and Technology
LD 132An Act To Remove the 100-megawatt Limit on Hydropower under the Renewable Resources LawsWork SessionCross Building, Room 211
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 530An Act To Improve Public Sector Collective Bargaining LawsWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 577An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Penalties for Writing Bad ChecksPublic HearingState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 567Resolve, To Implement Recommendations from the Maine Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education and Workforce PlanWork SessionCross Building, Room 202
Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
LD 907An Act To Reduce Milfoil InfestationsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 206
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 688An Act To Amend the Laws Related to the Bolduc Correctional FacilityPublic HearingState House, Room 436
Appropriations and Financial Affairs
LD 1019An Act Making Unified Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, General Fund and Other Funds and Changing Certain Provisions of t...Work SessionState House, Room 228
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Appropriations and Financial Affairs
LD 1019An Act Making Unified Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, General Fund and Other Funds and Changing Certain Provisions of t...Work SessionState House, Room 228
Insurance and Financial Services
LD 144An Act To Protect the Privacy of Consumers Who Use Credit Cards for Online Purchases of ProductsWork SessionCross Building, Room 220
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Criminal Justice and Public Safety
LD 549Resolve, To Create the Task Force on Disaster ResiliencyWork SessionState House, Room 436
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 278An Act To Encourage the Use of Fuel-efficient VehiclesWork SessionState House, Room 127
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
LD 938An Act To Clarify Maine's Fertilizer Quality Control LawsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 739Resolve, To Establish a Working Group To Evaluate the Benefits and Detriments of Increasing the Minimum WageWork SessionCross Building, Room 208
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Energy, Utilities and Technology
LD 827An Act To Amend the Fluoridation Laws To Provide for Customer ChoiceWork SessionCross Building, Room 211
Judiciary
LD 829An Act To Amend the Trespass Laws Pertaining to Railroad PropertyPublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 30, 2015, 9:30a
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 803Resolve, To Establish the Task Force To Develop Strategies To Protect TownsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Taxation
LD 501An Act To Amend the Estate Tax LawsPublic HearingState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 10:00a
Veterans and Legal Affairs
LD 719An Act To Provide Fair Access To Maine Clean Election Act FundsPublic HearingState House, Room 437
LD 904An Act To Increase Fairness in Campaign FinancingPublic HearingState House, Room 437
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
State and Local Government
LD 874An Act To Provide Transparency and Accountability of Taxpayer FundsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Environment and Natural Resources
LD 602An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Prohibition on the Sale of Motor Fuel Containing Corn-based EthanolWork SessionCross Building, Room 216
Mar 31, 2015, 1:30p
Inland Fisheries and Wildlife
LD 610An Act To Provide That Inland Waters Stocked with Fish by the State May Not Open for Ice Fishing until the Next January 1stWork SessionCross Building, Room 206
Mar 30, 2015, 9:30a
Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development
LD 894An Act Relating to Automatic Contract RenewalsPublic HearingCross Building, Room 208
Mar 31, 2015, 2:00p
Judiciary
LD 670An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Unlawful Cutting of TreesPublic HearingRoom 438 State House
Mar 31, 2015, 1:00p
Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry
LD 207An Act To Amend the Maine Commercial Fertilizer Law and the Maine Agricultural Liming Materials ActPublic HearingCross Building, Room 214
Taxation
LD 497An Act To Provide a Sales Tax Rebate for Certain Organizations Providing Services to Disabled VeteransWork SessionState House, Room 127
Mar 30, 2015, 1:00p
Education and Cultural Affairs
LD 728An Act To Limit the Amount of Money a Municipality May Spend on EducationPublic HearingCross Building, Room 202