Public Laws

124th Legislature

Second Regular Session


Parts: A B C D E F G H I J

Chapter 645

H.P. 1313 - L.D. 1826

PART H

Sec. H-1. PL 2009, c. 213, Pt. DD, §§2 to 5  are repealed.

Sec. H-2. PL 2009, c. 213, Pt. MMM, §2,  as amended by PL 2009, c. 571, Pt. UUU, §1, is further amended to read:

Sec. MMM-2. Transfer; Maine Budget Stabilization Fund. Notwithstanding the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 1536 or any other provision of law, $8,279,283 $5,597,244 of the balance in General Fund unappropriated surplus on June 30, 2010 and $2,488,702 of the balance in General Fund unappropriated surplus on June 30, 2011 must be transferred to the Maine Budget Stabilization Fund no later than June 30, 2011 after all budgeted financial commitments and adjustments considered necessary by the State Controller have been made.

Sec. H-3. PL 2009, c. 571, Pt. CCC, §1  is amended to read:

Sec. CCC-1. Transfer from Other Special Revenue Funds to unappropriated surplus of the General Fund. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the State Controller shall transfer $68,200,000 $63,000,000 on June 30, 2010 from Other Special Revenue Funds to the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund. On July 1, 2010, the State Controller shall transfer $68,200,000 $63,000,000 from the General Fund unappropriated surplus to Other Special Revenue Funds as repayment. This transfer is considered an interfund advance.

Sec. H-4. Transfer from short-term emergency contingency account. The State Controller shall transfer $5,427,961 from the short-term emergency contingency account established pursuant to Public Law 2009, chapter 571, Part KK to the General Fund unappropriated surplus no later than June 30, 2010.

Sec. H-5. Transfer from unappropriated surplus at close of fiscal year 2009-10 to the Department of Transportation, Railroad Assistance Program, General Fund account. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, at the close of fiscal year 2009-10, the State Controller shall transfer up to $7,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to the Department of Transportation, Railroad Assistance Program, General Fund account after all required deductions of appropriations, budgeted financial commitments and adjustments considered necessary by the State Controller have been made and as the first priority after the transfers required pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, sections 1507 and 1511 and before the transfer required pursuant to Title 5, section 1536.

Sec. H-6. Transfers considered adjustment to appropriations. Notwithstanding the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 1585 or any other provision of law, amounts transferred pursuant to this Part are considered adjustments to appropriations in fiscal year 2010-11. These funds may be allotted by financial order upon recommendation of the State Budget Officer and approval of the Governor.

Sec. H-7. Appropriations and allocations. The following appropriations and allocations are made.

TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF

Railroad Assistance Program 0350

Initiative: Appropriates funds for the acquisition of track in Aroostook County currently owned and operated by the Montreal, Maine and Atlantic Railway. These funds may not lapse, but must be carried forward to carry out the intent of this appropriation.

GENERAL FUND 2009-10 2010-11
Capital Expenditures
$0 $7,000,000
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GENERAL FUND TOTAL $0 $7,000,000

TRANSPORTATION, DEPARTMENT OF
DEPARTMENT TOTALS 2009-10 2010-11
GENERAL FUND
$0 $7,000,000
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DEPARTMENT TOTAL - ALL FUNDS $0 $7,000,000

TREASURER OF STATE, OFFICE OF

Debt Service - Treasury 0021

Initiative: Provides funding for debt service in fiscal year 2010-11 to accommodate an additional $44,300,000 bond authorization.

GENERAL FUND 2009-10 2010-11
All Other
$0 $1,110,000
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GENERAL FUND TOTAL $0 $1,110,000

TREASURER OF STATE, OFFICE OF
DEPARTMENT TOTALS 2009-10 2010-11
GENERAL FUND
$0 $1,110,000
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DEPARTMENT TOTAL - ALL FUNDS $0 $1,110,000

SECTION TOTALS 2009-10 2010-11
GENERAL FUND
$0 $8,110,000
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SECTION TOTAL - ALL FUNDS $0 $8,110,000

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Augusta, ME 04333