LD 1307
PUBLIC Law, Chapter 238

Signed on 2009-06-02 00:00:00.0 - First Regular Session - 124th Maine Legislature
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An Act To Provide Limited Immunity for Road Association Directors, Commissioners and Volunteers

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

Sec. 1. 23 MRSA §3101, sub-§7  is enacted to read:

7 Immunity from suit.   A commissioner, board or owner of a parcel of land who undertakes activities of a road association under this subchapter is immune from civil liability in all actions by owners or lessees of other lots for the following activities:
A The determination of repairs and maintenance to be undertaken;
B The determination of materials to be furnished or amount of money to be paid by each owner for repairs and maintenance;
C The collection of the money from each owner; and
D The awarding of a contract authorized under section 3103.

Sec. 2. 23 MRSA §3101, sub-§8  is enacted to read:

8 Environmental violations.   Notwithstanding subsection 7, a commissioner, board or owner of a parcel of land is not immune from an enforcement action for a violation of law under the jurisdiction of the Department of Environmental Protection or a municipality.

Effective September 12, 2009

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