Maine Revised Statutes

§12004-J. Independent advisory boards

Independent advisory boards are boards which are established by law as independent organizations, which have a separate line item in the budget document, and to which money is allocated or appropriated by the Legislature. [1987, c. 786, §5 (NEW).]

The primary responsibilities of those boards are to evaluate the performance of departments or agencies of State Government, recommend policies and procedures to the Governor and Legislature for adoption, serve in an advocacy capacity for a specific group or sector of the population or hold hearings for the evaluation of policies and issues. [1987, c. 786, §5 (NEW).]

This classification includes the following. [1987, c. 786, §5 (NEW).]

FIELD NAME OF ORGANIZATION RATE OF COMPENSATION STATUTORY REFERENCE

1. Employment: Disabled
[ 1997, c. 410, §1 (RP) .]
2. Environment
[ 1993, c. 664, §3 (RP) .]
2-A. Environment 
[ 2007, c. 395, §22 (RP) .]
3. Human Development
[ 1991, c. 9, Pt. I, §5 (RP) .]
4. Human Services
[ 1991, c. 622, Pt. S, §18 (RP) .]
5. Marine Resources
[ 1993, c. 361, Pt. D, §2 (RP) .]
6. Women
[ 1991, c. 622, Pt. S, §18 (RP) .]
7. Mental Health
[ 1991, c. 622, Pt. S, §19 (RP) .]
8. Veterans' Services
[ 1993, c. 273, §1 (RP) .]
9. Families, Health and Rehabilitation
[ 1991, c. 139, §1 (RP) .]
10. Criminal Justice 
[ 2009, c. 213, Pt. Q, §2 (RP); 2009, c. 369, Pt. A, §10 (RP) .]
11.   
Criminal Justice Victims' Compensation Board Legislative Per Diem and Expenses 5 MRSA §3360-A
[ 1991, c. 806, §2 (NEW) .]
12.   
Fire Protection Services Maine Fire Protection Services Commission Legislative Per Diem and Expenses 5 MRSA §3371
[ 1999, c. 731, Pt. AAAA, §2 (NEW) .]
13.   
Criminal Justice Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner Advisory Board Expenses Only 5 MRSA §3360-N
[ 2001, c. 439, Pt. Z, §2 (NEW) .]
14.   
Freedom of Access Right To Know Advisory Committee Legislative Per Diem and Expenses for Legislators and Expenses Only for Certain Members 1 MRSA §411
[ 2005, c. 631, §7 (NEW) .]
15.   
Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Maine Developmental Services Oversight and Advisory Board Per diem for noncompensated members, as specified by board rule or policy, and expenses for all members of the board 34-B MRSA §1223
[ 2011, c. 542, Pt. A, §5 (AMD) .]
16.  
Children Maine Children's Growth Council Legislative Per Diem and Expenses for Legislators and for Certain Members 5 MRSA §24001
[ 2007, c. 683, Pt. A, §1 (NEW) .]
17.   
Labor: Rehabilitation Services Commission for the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Late Deafened Expenses Only 26 MRSA §1413-C
[ 2009, c. 652, Pt. A, §4 (AMD) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1987, c. 786, §5 (NEW). 1987, c. 887, §3 (AMD). 1989, c. 49, §3 (AMD). 1989, c. 547, §1 (AMD). 1989, c. 576, §§2,5 (AMD). 1989, c. 878, §D16 (AMD). 1991, c. 9, §§I5,S1 (AMD). 1991, c. 9, §S1 (AMD). 1991, c. 139, §1 (AMD). 1991, c. 417, §2 (AMD). 1991, c. 622, §§S18,19 (AMD). 1991, c. 806, §2 (AMD). RR 1993, c. 1, §14 (COR). 1993, c. 273, §1 (AMD). 1993, c. 361, §D2 (AMD). 1993, c. 664, §§3,4 (AMD). 1997, c. 410, §1 (AMD). 1997, c. 700, §1 (AMD). 1999, c. 731, §AAAA2 (AMD). 2001, c. 439, §Z2 (AMD). 2005, c. 631, §7 (AMD). 2007, c. 356, §3 (AMD). 2007, c. 356, §31 (AFF). 2007, c. 395, §22 (AMD). 2007, c. 683, Pt. A, §1 (AMD). 2007, c. 695, Pt. D, §3 (AFF). 2009, c. 174, §3 (AMD). 2009, c. 213, Pt. Q, §2 (AMD). 2009, c. 369, Pt. A, §10 (AMD). 2009, c. 652, Pt. A, §4 (AMD). 2011, c. 542, Pt. A, §5 (AMD).