Maine Revised Statutes

§5605. Community service work for a person who violates a municipal ordinance

1. Community service work.   The court may order a person adjudicated as having violated a municipal ordinance to perform a specific number of hours of community service work for the benefit of the State, a county, a municipality, a school administrative district or other public entity, a charitable institution or other entity approved by the court if the municipality whose ordinance is violated has a community service work program that provides oversight of the community service order and ensures meaningful compliance with the community service requirements.
[ 2013, c. 114, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Failure to perform work.   An adjudicated person who is ordered to perform community service work pursuant to subsection 1 and who fails to complete the work within the time specified by the court must be returned to the court for further disposition.
[ 2013, c. 114, §1 (NEW) .]
3. Supervision.   Neither the judicial branch nor the Department of Corrections is responsible for supervision of community service work pursuant to this section.
[ 2013, c. 114, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2013, c. 114, §1 (NEW).