Legislative papers 130th Maine

Updated 2021-04-08

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LD 10, SP 17,

An Act To Allow Resident Hunters To Harvest 2 Bears per Bear Hunting Season

 

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LD 34, SP 42,

An Act To Create the Maine Forestry Operations Cleanup and Response Fund

 

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LD 36, SP 44,

An Act To Amend the Definition of "Timber Harvesting"

 

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LD 45, HP 11,

Resolve, Directing the Department of Transportation To Improve a Bridge over the West Branch of the Mattawamkeag River in Moro Plantation and Associated Culverts

 

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LD 63, HP 29,

An Act Regarding the Northeastern Interstate Forest Fire Protection Compact

 

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LD 64, HP 30,

RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine Regarding Environmental Rights

 

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LD 65, HP 31,

An Act To Invest in the Stewardship and Management of Properties Acquired with the Proceeds from the Land for Maine's Future Fund or the Public Access to Maine Waters Fund

 

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LD 67, HP 33,

An Act To Assist in the Restoration of Atlantic Salmon

 

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LD 71, HP 37,

An Act To Provide State Recognition for the Kineo Band of Maliseet Indians

 

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LD 75, HP 41,

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Replace and Repair Bureau of Forestry Aircraft

 

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LD 82, HP 48,

Resolve, To Provide for Participation of the State in the Planning and Negotiations for the Atlantic Loop Energy Project

 

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LD 87, HP 53,

An Act To Implement the State Climate Action Plan, Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Enhance Maine's Economy

 

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LD 88, HP 54,

An Act To Amend Maine's Wildlife Laws Regarding Species of Special Concern

 

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LD 89, HP 55,

An Act To Regulate Airboats

 

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LD 90, HP 56,

An Act To Amend the Removal Process Applicable to the Position of State Supervisor of the Forest Protection Unit of the Bureau of Forestry

 

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LD 99, HP 65,

An Act To Require the State To Divest Itself of Assets Invested in the Fossil Fuel Industry

 

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LD 101, HP 67,

An Act To Prohibit Offshore Wind Energy Development

 

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LD 103, HP 69,

An Act To Improve the Animal Welfare Laws

 

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LD 106, HP 72,

An Act To Amend Maine's Aquaculture Leasing and Licensing Statutes

 

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LD 114, HP 80,

An Act To Address Airboat Operation in the State

 

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LD 116, HP 82,

An Act To Allow the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife To Authorize the Hunting of Antlerless Deer without a Permit in Certain Areas

 

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LD 125, SP 58,

An Act To Prohibit the Aerial Spraying of Glyphosate and Other Synthetic Herbicides for the Purpose of Silviculture

 

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LD 129, SP 64,

Resolve, To Protect Consumers of Public Drinking Water by Establishing Maximum Contaminant Levels for Certain Substances and Contaminants

 

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LD 142, HP 98,

An Act To Give the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Rule-making Authority To Establish a Bear Season Framework and Bag Limits

 

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LD 143, HP 99,

An Act To Make the Arrearage Management Program Permanent

 

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LD 163, HP 119,

An Act To Revise Maine's Environmental Laws

 

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LD 165, HP 121,

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Provide Necessary Maintenance and Upgrades for State Parks and Historic Sites

 

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LD 184, HP 137,

An Act To Minimize the Propagation of Invasive Aquatic Plants

 

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Added 1/25/2021

LD 188, SP 76,

An Act Regarding the Transportation of Products in the Forest Products Industry

 

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LD 192, SP 80,

An Act To Define the Responsibilities of Residential Property Owners for the Maintenance and Repair of Private Roads

 

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LD 193, SP 81,

Resolve, To Name a Mountain in Oxford County

 

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LD 199, SP 88,

An Act To Amend Certain Fish and Wildlife Laws and Related Provisions

 

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LD 203, SP 92,

An Act To Increase Funding for the St. Croix International Waterway Commission

 

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LD 212, HP 147,

An Act To Support Senior Hunting by Allowing Lifetime Licensed Hunters over 65 Years of Age To Automatically Receive an Antlerless Deer Permit

 

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LD 219, HP 154,

An Act To Enhance the Agricultural Marketing Loan Fund by Establishing a Variable Interest Rate for Loans and To Allow Participants in the Maine Farms for the Future Program To Borrow at That Rate

 

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LD 223, HP 158,

An Act To Clarify Maine's Fish and Wildlife Licensing and Registration Laws

 

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Last bill listed 239 on 1/25/2021

LD 246, SP 107,

An Act Regarding the Tourism Marketing Promotion Fund

 

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LD 257, HP 178,

An Act To Expand the Hunting Season for Deer

 

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LD 260, HP 181,

An Act To Clarify the Establishment, Collection and Use of Certain Fees for Nonwetland Habitat Mitigation Required by the Department of Environmental Protection for Project Permitting

 

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LD 264, HP 185,

An Act To Prohibit Aerial Application of Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances

 

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LD 280, HP 196,

An Act To Increase Funding for Snowmobile Trails and Capital Equipment Grants

 

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Last bill listed 287 on 1/30/2021

LD 294, HP 207,

An Act To Simplify the Any-deer Permit Distribution System by Including the Ability To Purchase Additional Permits

 
 

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Last bill listed 303 on 2/2/2021

LD 309, SP 135,

An Act To Require a Nonresident To Hire a Licensed Maine Guide To Hunt Big Game

 
 

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LD 314, HP 218,

An Act To Continue the Green Power Electricity Offer

 

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LD 316, HP 220,

An Act To Prohibit the Use of Chlorpyrifos

 

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LD 317, HP 221,

An Act To Create Equality in Retirement for Forest Rangers with That of Employees of State Conservation Law Enforcement Agencies

 

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LD 318, HP 222,

An Act To Provide More Options to Maine Electric Service Customers and Support Maine's Climate Goals

 

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LD 324, HP 228,

An Act To Limit Public Land Ownership in Maine

 

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LD 336, SP 142,

An Act To Encourage Research To Support the Maine Offshore Wind Industry

 

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LD 337, SP 143,

An Act Regarding Energy, Utilities and Technology

 

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LD 340, SP 147,

An Act To Allow for the Establishment of Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy Programs

 

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LD 347, HP 245,

An Act To Facilitate Maine's Climate Goals by Encouraging Use of Electric Vehicles

 

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LD 349, HP 247,

An Act To Prohibit the Use of Personal Watercraft on Keyes Pond in the Town of Sweden

 

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LD 351, HP 249,

An Act Regarding Municipal Valuation and State-owned Property

 

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LD 356, HP 254,

An Act To Increase Opportunities for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities To Participate in Moose Hunting

 

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LD 361, HP 259,

An Act To Establish a Permanent Appointment of a Member of the Wabanaki Tribes to the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Advisory Council

 

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Last bill listed 367 on 2/6/2021

LD 384, HP 268

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Fund the Transition from a Fossil Fuel-based to an Electrical Energy Economy

 
 

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LD 389, HP 273

An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding Inland Fisheries and Wildlife

 

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LD 390, HP 274

An Act Regarding the Mapping of Shoreland Zones

 

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LD 391, HP 275

An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding Marine Resources

 

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LD 394, HP 278

An Act To Protect Maine's Loons and Other Wildlife in the Issuance of a Permit To Hold a Regatta, Race or Boat or Water-ski Exhibition

 

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LD 404, HP 288

An Act To Preserve Deer Habitat

 

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LD 416, HP 300

An Act Regarding the Production and Sale of Birch Syrup and Birch Syrup Products

 

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LD 426, SP 174

An Act Relating to Solar Energy Installation

 

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LD 427, SP 175

An Act Regarding Solar Project Licensing

 

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LD 433, HP 313

An Act To Allow Winners of Moose Permits To Sell Subpermittee Selections

 

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LD 436, SP 178

An Act Regarding the Authority of the Department of Environmental Protection Regarding Applications, Permits and Fines

 

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LD 437, SP 179

An Act To Establish the Maine Healthy Soils Program

 

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LD 445, HP 321

An Act To Allow Deer Baiting by Hunters

 

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LD 471, SP 177

An Act To Require Legislative Approval for Certain Leases of Public Lands

 

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Last bill listed 481 on 2/12/2021

LD 486, SP 192

Resolve, Directing the Bureau of Parks and Lands To Convey Certain Land in Township 12, Range 13 WELS in Exchange for Other Land in Township 11, Range 10 WELS

 

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LD 489, SP 196,

RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Establish a Right to a Healthy Environment

 

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Last bill listed 520 on 2/19/2021

LD 544, HP 389,

An Act To Eliminate Moose Permits for Hunting Lodges

 

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LD 547, HP 392,

An Act Regarding Nuisance Beavers

 

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LD 569, HP 414,

An Act To Prohibit Hunting with a Bow within 100 Yards of a Building or Residence

 

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LD 586, HP 429,

An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry

 

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LD 635, SP 249,

An Act To Repeal the Requirement To Obtain a Permit before Hunting with a Noise Suppression Device

 

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LD 657, HP 484,

An Act To Clarify the Law Enforcement Powers of the Bureau of Parks and Lands

 

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LD 666, HP 493,

An Act To Lower the Youth Hunting Age

 

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LD 676, SP 263,

An Act To Reclassify Part of the Androscoggin River to Class B

 

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LD 678, SP 265,

An Act Regarding Timelines for Permitting by the Department of Environmental Protection

 

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LD 687, HP 499,

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote the Conservation of Land, Working Waterfronts, Water Access and Outdoor Recreation

 

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LD 692, HP 504,

An Act To Establish the Operation Game Thief Fund and Allow an Applicant for a State Hunting or Fishing License To Make a Donation To Prevent Illegal Hunting and Fishing

 

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LD 700, HP 512,

An Act To Promote Economic Development and Outdoor Recreation through Investment in State Parks

 

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LD 704, HP 516,

An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Culvert Replacement

 

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LD 722, HP 533,

Resolve, To Study the Establishment of the Maine Climate Corps

 

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LD 726, HP 537,

An Act To Combat Climate Change and Address Its Impact in Maine

 

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LD 728, SP 279,

Resolve, Directing State Agencies That Maintain Public Lands for Recreation To Make Certain Information Readily Accessible to the General Public

 

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LD 743, HP 548,

An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Invasive Aquatic Species

 

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LD 754, HP 559,

An Act To Promote Municipal Climate Action

 

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LD 757, HP 562,

An Act Concerning Large-scale Water Extraction

 

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LD 768, HP 573,

An Act To Explore Alternative Uses of Pulpwood and To Support the Logging and Forestry Industries

 

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LD 770, HP 575,

An Act To Apply the Civil Trespass Law to Hunting Dogs

 

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LD 802, SP 113,

An Act To Ensure Decommissioning of Solar Energy Developments

 

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LD 805, SP 123,

An Act To Allow Municipalities To Prohibit Firearms at Voting Places

 

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LD 820, SP 206,

Resolve, To Convene a Working Group To Develop Plans To Protect Maine's Agricultural Lands When Siting Solar Arrays

 

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LD 856, HP 624,

An Act To Balance Renewable Energy Development with Natural and Working Lands Conservation

 

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LD 883, SP 298,

An Act To Protect Endangered Species Whose Life Cycles Include Maine Land or Waters

 

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LD 884, SP 299,

An Act To Ban the Surveillance of Firearm Purchases

 

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LD 890, HP 646,

An Act To Protect Maine Consumers and Decrease Environmental Pollution

 

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LD 900, HP 656,

An Act To Facilitate the Recycling of Clean Energy Equipment

 

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LD 901, HP 657,

An Act To Assist Maine Residents Negatively Affected by Climate Change

 

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LD 918, HP 674,

An Act To Transition from a Fossil Fuel-based to an Electrical Energy Economy

 

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LD 943, HP 699,

An Act To Improve Turkey Tagging by Allowing Electronic Tagging

 

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LD 944, HP 700,

An Act To Simplify Dual Registration of Snowmobiles and All-terrain Vehicles

 

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LD 971, HP 717,

An Act To Require the Public Utilities Commission To Open an Inquiry Regarding Notification of the Sale of an Investor-owned Transmission and Distribution Utility

 

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LD 983, SP 313,

An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Promote Land Conservation, Working Waterfronts, Water Access and Outdoor Recreation

 

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Last bill listed 986 on 3/5/2021

LD 986, SP 316

An Act To Provide Campground Owners Limited Civil Liability from the Inherent Risks of Camping

 

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LD 988, SP 319

An Act To Increase Economic Development by Expanding the Special Fee Application Review Process of the Department of Environmental Protection

 

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LD 989, SP 321

An Act Regarding the Procurement of Renewable Natural Gas by Gas Utilities

 

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LD 995, HP 733

An Act To Improve Future Reorganizations of Transmission and Distribution Utilities

 

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LD 999, HP 737

An Act Regarding Background Checks for the Sale of Firearms

 

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LD 1006, HP 744

An Act To Allow the Sale of Ethanol-free Gasoline Statewide

 

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LD 1012, HP 750

An Act To Fund Wildlife Rehabilitators

 

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LD 1015, HP 753

An Act To Ban Hunting with Ammunition That Contains Lead

 

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LD 1031, HP 766

An Act To Create an Administrative Review Process for Hunting Violations

 

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LD 1033, SP 325

An Act To Allow Sunday Hunting on Private Property with the Written Permission of the Landowner

 

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LD 1048, HP 777

An Act To Promote Hunting by Persons with Disabilities

 

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LD 1052, HP 781

An Act To Protect the Firearm Use and Possession Rights of Maine Citizens during an Emergency

 

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LD 1054, HP 783

An Act To Allow Hunting on Sundays with Written Consent on Private Property

 

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LD 1075, SP 343

An Act To Protect Public Lands

 

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LD 1081, HP 796

An Act Regarding the Special Guides Permit Drawings

 

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Last bill listed 1087 on 3/14/2021

LD 1088, SP 349,

An Act To Allow Nonresidents Who Own Property To Speak at Town Meetings on Local Issues

 
 

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LD 1097, SP 358

An Act Regarding the Definition of "Development of State or Regional Significance That May Substantially Affect the Environment"

 

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LD 1153, HP 831

An Act To Restrict Combustion Engines on Webber Pond in Bremen

 

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LD 1163, HP 841

An Act To Reduce Pollution by Prohibiting Metallic Mineral Mining

 

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LD 1202, HP 880

An Act To Establish a Wood-fired Combined Heat and Power Program

 

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LD 1203, HP 881

An Act To Amend the Application of the Excise Tax on Noncommercial Watercraft Temporarily in the State

 

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LD 1212, HP 887

An Act To Allow Sunday Hunting North of U.S. Route 2 from the New Hampshire Border to Bangor, North of Route 9 from Bangor to the Canadian Border and within That Portion of the White Mountain National Forest inside the State

 

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LD 1213, HP 888

An Act To Provide the Option of Online or Telephonic Tagging of Harvested Big Game Animals

 

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LD 1244, HP 910

An Act To Extend Electronic Proof of Registration to All-terrain Vehicles, Snowmobiles and Watercraft

 

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LD 1261, HP 928

An Act To Improve Camping Opportunities in Maine by Exempting Certain Campground Rental Fees from the Sales and Use Tax

 

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LD 1265, SP 416

An Act To Control the Means of Hunting Coyotes

 

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LD 1283, HP 943

An Act To Amend the Maine Tree Growth Tax Law To Encourage Public Access

 

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LD 1295, IB 1

An Act To Require Legislative Approval of Certain Transmission Lines, Require Legislative Approval of Certain Transmission Lines and Facilities and Other Projects on Public Reserved Lands and Prohibit the Construction of Certain Transmission Lines in the Upper Kennebec Region

 

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LD 1315, HP 971

An Act To Protect Firearm Use and Possession Rights during a State of Emergency and Require a Two-thirds Vote by the Legislative Council To Declare or Extend a State of Emergency

 

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Last bill listed 1347 on 4/1/2021

LD 1350, SP 432

An Act To Expand Maine's Clean Energy Economy

 
 

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LD 1367, HP 1001

An Act To Create a Grant Program To Promote Innovation in Municipal Carbon Reduction Initiatives

 

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LD 1370, HP 1004

An Act To Establish Trail until Rail Corridors

 

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LD 1376, HP 1010

An Act To Clarify and Enhance Maine's Fish and Wildlife Laws

 

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LD 1396, HP 1030

Resolve, To Ensure Proper Funding for Recreational Trails and Transportation Alternatives

 

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LD 1406, SP 455

An Act To Encourage Relocation to Rural Maine

 

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LD 1407, SP 457

An Act To Provide That a Forestry Operation That Conforms to Accepted Practices May Not Be Declared a Nuisance

 

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LD 1409, SP 459

An Act Regarding High-impact Electric Transmission Lines

 

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LD 1429, HP 1045

An Act To Implement the Most Time-sensitive Recommendations of the Maine Climate Council

 

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LD 1439, HP 1055

An Act To Clarify All-terrain Vehicle Registration Requirements and Establish Regular Maintenance of Designated State-approved All-terrain Vehicle Trails

 

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LD 1448, HP 1064

An Act To Increase State Reimbursement to Municipalities for Revenue Lost Due to the Homestead Property Tax Exemption

 

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LD 1468, HP 1084

An Act To Support All-terrain Vehicle Trail Improvement

 

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Last bill listed 1470 on 4/11/2021

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