Maine Revised Statutes

§976. Liberal construction

This chapter, being necessary for the welfare of the State and its inhabitants, shall be liberally construed. In the event of any conflict between this chapter and any other law, this chapter shall prevail, but the power and authority granted is deemed to be in addition to and not in derogation of power and authority granted by any other law. [1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).]

1983, c. 519, §6 (NEW).