LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

January 25, 2007

1:00 P.M.

REVISED AGENDA

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Action

 

 

 

 

CALL TO ORDER

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ROLL CALL

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SUMMARY OF THE DECEMBER 7, 2006 MEETING OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

Acceptance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

REPORTS FROM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR AND STAFF OFFICE DIRECTORS

 

 

 

 

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  • Executive Director’s Report (Mr. Boulter)

Information

 

 

 

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  • Fiscal Report (Mr. Pennoyer)

Information

 

 

 

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  • Information Services Report (Mr. Mayotte)

Information

 

 

 

 

REPORTS FROM COUNCIL COMMITTEES

 

 

 

 

 

  • Personnel Committee  (Speaker Cummings, Chair)

 

 

 

 

 

  • State House Facilities Committee  (Rep. Pingree, Chair)

 

 

 

 

 

·        Subcommittee to Review the Study Committee Process (Sen. Mitchell, Chair)

 


 

 

OLD BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

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Item  #1  Council Actions Taken By Ballot (No action required)

Information

 

 

 

 

NEW BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

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Item # 1: Consideration of After Deadline Bill Requests (including addendum)

Roll Call Vote

 

 

 

 

Item # 2: Request by Speaker Cummings to Extend Bill Cloture Date for

               Rep. Moore to January 29, 2007

Decision

 

 

 

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Item # 3: Request by Maine Energy Council to Extend Reporting Date from January 15, 2007 to March 15, 2007

Decision

 

 

 

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Item #4: Request by Ms. Peggy Beaman for Permission to Use the “The State of Maine Song” in an Educational Music Book

Decision

 

 

 

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Item #5: Request by OPEGA to Carry Forward Unspent FY 06 Funds to FY 07 (Ms. Breton)

Decision

 

 

 

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Item # 6: Request by Law & Legislative Reference Library to Carry Forward Unspent FY 06 Funds to FY 07 (Ms. Breton)

Decision

 

 

 

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Item # 7:  Submission of Final Report of Human Trafficking Task Force

Acceptance

 

 

 

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Item # 8:  Submission of Annual Report of the Legislative Youth

                Advisory Council

Acceptance

 

 

 

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Item # 9:  Submission of Final Report of the Commission to Study the Cost of   Providing Certain Services in the Unorganized Territories

Acceptance

 

 

 

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Item # 10:   Submission of Report of the Right to Know Advisory Committee

Acceptance

 

 

 

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Item # 11: Submission of the Final Report of the Task Force to Study Maine’s  Homeland Security Needs

Acceptance

 

 

 

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Item # 12: Submission of the Final Report of the Joint Select Committee on Research, Economic Development and the Innovation Economy

Acceptance

 

 

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND REMARKS

 

 

 

 

 

ADJOURNMENT