Maine Revised Statutes

§971. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [2011, c. 304, Pt. L, §1 (NEW).]

1. Agency.  "Agency" means any body of State Government authorized by law to adopt rules under Title 5, chapter 375.
[ 2011, c. 304, Pt. L, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Committee of jurisdiction.  "Committee of jurisdiction" means the joint standing committee of the Legislature having jurisdiction over the policy and subject matter of a rule.
[ 2011, c. 304, Pt. L, §1 (NEW) .]
3. Retrospective review.  "Retrospective review" means a review of a rule by an agency for any change in the relevance, clarity and reasonableness of the rule between the time of its initial adoption and the time of the review.
[ 2011, c. 304, Pt. L, §1 (NEW) .]
2011, c. 304, Pt. L, §1 (NEW).