Maine Revised Statutes

§231. Commission

1. Commission.  The New England and Eastern Canada Legislative Commission, as established by Title 5, section 12004-K, subsection 11, and in this chapter called the "commission," shall consist of 4 members from Maine, together with the same number of members appointed according to the laws of each of the other member jurisdictions.
[ 1989, c. 503, Pt. B, §4 (AMD) .]
2. Membership.  The members of the commission from Maine shall be the 2 Senators and the 2 members of the House of Representatives who are appointed to the Maine-Canadian Legislative Advisory Commission pursuant to section 227.
[ 1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW) .]
3. Term.  Each member of the commission from Maine shall hold office from the date of his appointment until the term of his election to the Legislature expires.
[ 1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW) .]
4. Compensation.  Members of the commission from Maine shall be compensated in accordance with Title 5, chapter 379.
[ 1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW) .]
5. Chairmen.  The members of the commission from Maine shall, by majority vote, select the cochairman or chairmen who shall, together with a cochairman selected by the members of the commission from the other member jurisdictions, preside over the commission.
[ 1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW) .]
6. Meetings.  The commission shall meet at such times and places as are mutually agreed upon by the cochairmen.
[ 1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1985, c. 775, §4 (NEW). 1989, c. 503, §B4 (AMD).