Sec. OOO-1. 7 MRSA §3153-B, sub-§3, as amended by PL 2005, c. 382, Pt. F, §34, is further amended to read:
The Maine Milk Commission may establish and amend target prices through rulemaking. Rules adopted pursuant to this subsection are major substantive rules as defined in Title 5, chapter 375, subchapter 2-A.
Sec. OOO-2. Interim target prices. Beginning July 1, 2007 and until the Maine Milk Commission updates the Maine producer cost-of-production data and calculates new target prices in accordance with the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 7, section 3153-B, subsection 3, the target prices for milk producers in the State are as follows:
1. For the first 21,355 hundredweight produced per year by each producer, the target price is $20.70 per hundredweight;
2. For production from 21,356 hundredweight to 49,079 hundredweight per year, the target price is $18.07 per hundredweight; and
3. For production in excess of 49,079 hundredweight per year, the target price is $17.29 per hundredweight.