Maine Revised Statutes

§172. Department lead agency; powers of commissioner

1. Lead agency.   The department is the lead agency of the State for carrying out mosquito management activities as described in this chapter.
[ 2013, c. 548, §1 (NEW) .]
2. Management methods.   The commissioner may use appropriate methods for the management of mosquitoes and the prevention of their breeding in a manner consistent with section 171, including, but not limited to, conducting or contracting for mosquito management activities and purchasing equipment necessary for the purposes of carrying out this chapter.
[ 2013, c. 548, §1 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2013, c. 548, §1 (NEW).