Public Laws

124th Legislature

First Regular Session



Chapter 117

S.P. 480 - L.D. 1334

An Act To Ensure Continued Access to Emergency Information in the State by Allowing Governments To Build Federally Licensed Television Translators

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 30-A MRSA 910 is enacted to read:

910. Broadcast television translator stations

A county may receive federal grants or contributions for the construction and operation of a broadcast television translator station as described in 47 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 74.732 (2008). Two or more counties may act jointly in performing the operations authorized by this section.

Sec. 2. 30-A MRSA 3109 is enacted to read:

3109. Broadcast television translator stations

A municipality may receive federal grants or contributions for the construction and operation of a broadcast television translator station as described in 47 Code of Federal Regulations, Section 74.732 (2008). Two or more municipalities may act jointly in performing the operations authorized by this section.

Effective September 12, 2009

Office of the Revisor of Statutes
State House, Room 108
Augusta, ME 04333