An Act Concerning Applications Processed by the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission
Emergency preamble. Whereas, acts and resolves of the Legislature do not become effective until 90 days after adjournment unless enacted as emergencies; and
Whereas, the provisions of this legislation must take effect immediately to provide the basis for a major substantive rule regarding the processing of applications by the Maine Land Use Regulation Commission; and
Whereas, the major substantive rule requires immediate enactment to record the Legislature’s position on final adoption of the rule; and
Whereas, in the judgment of the Legislature, these facts create an emergency within the meaning of the Constitution of Maine and require the following legislation as immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety; now, therefore,
Sec. 1. 12 MRSA §685-B, sub-§2, ¶B, as amended by PL 2005, c. 107, §1 and affected by §4, is further amended to read:
Emergency clause. In view of the emergency cited in the preamble, this legislation takes effect when approved.