Maine Revised Statutes

§452. Mining Excise Tax Trust Fund

There is created a separate trust fund to be known as the Mining Excise Tax Trust Fund, referred to in this chapter as the "fund," to replace the loss to the State of a nonrenewable natural resource, to protect the State's environment and to protect municipalities from any adverse impact resulting from mining of metallic minerals. [1991, c. 799, §2 (AMD).]

1. Nonlapsing fund.  The fund may not lapse.
[ 1991, c. 799, §2 (AMD) .]
2. Investment.  The Treasurer of State shall invest the fund in accordance with section 138.
[ 1981, c. 711, §2 (NEW) .]
3. Principal limit. 
[ 1991, c. 799, §2 (RP) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1981, c. 711, §2 (NEW). 1991, c. 799, §2 (AMD).