Maine Revised Statutes

§402. Advertising of products

The commissioner may enter into agreements or cooperative arrangements with any person, firm or corporation for the purpose of advertising and increasing the sale and consumption of Maine farm products or disseminating information concerning Maine farm products. He may receive, administer and disburse any funds or contributions from these persons, firms or corporations, either independently or in conjunction with state funds allocated to the purpose, provided that funds so contributed shall be used only for the purposes set forth. He may employ such agents and assistants, subject to the Civil Service Law, and make such purchases as may be necessary in the proper performance of his duties. [1985, c. 785, Pt. B, §43 (AMD).]

1971, c. 608, §1 (AMD). 1977, c. 694, §45 (AMD). 1979, c. 672, §A15 (RPR). 1985, c. 785, §B43 (AMD).