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House Calendar
SENATE PAPERS
COMMUNICATIONS
SPECIAL SENTIMENT CALENDAR
Recognizing:
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Ought to Pass as Amended
Divided Report
CONSENT CALENDAR
First Day
ENACTORS
Regular
Acts
Resolves
ORDERS OF THE DAY
UNFINISHED BUSINESS
NOTICE
SUPPLEMENT NO. 1
SENATE PAPERS
SUPPLEMENT NO. 2
SENATE PAPERS
SUPPLEMENT NO. 3
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 4
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 5
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 6
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 7
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 8
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 9
REPORTS OF COMMITTEE
Divided Report
SUPPLEMENT NO. 10
CONSENT CALENDAR
First Day
SUPPLEMENT NO. 11
COMMUNICATIONS
SUPPLEMENT NO. 12
ENACTORS
Regular
Acts
SUPPLEMENT NO. 13
SENATE PAPERS
SUPPLEMENT NO. 14
ENACTORS
Regular
Acts
SUPPLEMENT NO. 15
CONSENT CALENDAR
First Day
SUPPLEMENT NO. 16
CONSENT CALENDAR
First Day
SUPPLEMENT NO. 17
ENACTORS
Regular
Acts
SUPPLEMENT NO. 18
CONSENT CALENDAR
First Day
NOTICE

 


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ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-SIXTH MAINE LEGISLATURE
FIRST REGULAR SESSION


59th Legislative Day

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

 

            Calling of the House to Order by the Speaker.

 

            Prayer by Reverend Mark Rustin, Carmel Union Congregational Church.

 

            National Anthem by Hope Logan, Boothbay Harbor.

 

            Pledge of Allegiance.

 

            Doctor of the day, Lani Graham, MD, MPH, Freeport.

 

            Reading of the Journal of yesterday.

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SENATE PAPERS

Non-Concurrent Matter

 

            (1-1)  Bill "An Act To Protect Maine Communities by Prohibiting Horse Slaughter for Human Consumption and the Transport of Horses for Slaughter"

(H.P. 913)  (L.D. 1286)

 

            Minority (2) OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report of the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (H-376) in the House on June 11, 2013.

 

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority (11) OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report of the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY READ and ACCEPTED in NON-CONCURRENCE.

 

 

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COMMUNICATIONS

 

 


 

 

            (2-1)  The Following Communication: (H.C. 199)

 

STATE OF MAINE

126TH LEGISLATURE

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

 

June 10, 2013

 

Honorable Millicent M. MacFarland

Clerk of the House

2 State House Station

Augusta, Maine  04333

 

Dear Clerk MacFarland:

 

With reference to the Senate's action whereby it insisted and asked for a Committee of Conference on the disagreeing action between the two branches of the Legislature on the Bill, "An Act to Ensure Accountability in State Contracts" (S.P. 406) (L.D. 1169)

 

I have appointed as conferees on the part of the Senate the following:

 

            Senator Colleen Lachowicz of Kennebec

            Senator Stan Gerzofsky of Cumberland

            Senator Troy Jackson of Aroostook

 

Sincerely,

 

S/Justin L. Alfond

President of the Senate

 

 

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SPECIAL SENTIMENT CALENDAR

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519 and Joint Rule 213, the following items:

 

Recognizing:

 

            (5-1)  the following members of the Cape Elizabeth High School Chess Team, who won the 2013 Maine Scholastic Team Chess Championship:  Matthew Fishbein, Brett Parker, Matthew Reale-Hatem, Ben Hansel and Colin Smith.  This is the team's second state championship in a row.  The team will represent Maine at the scholastic chess national tournament in Nashville, Tennessee in April.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the members of the team;

 

(SLS 445)

 

 

            (5-2)  Catherine McAuley High School Basketball Team, on its winning the 2013 Class A State Championship.  This is the school's 3rd consecutive Class A State title.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the team on this achievement;

 

(SLS 446)

 

 

            (5-3)  the Waynflete High School Girls Basketball Team, of Portland, on its winning the 2013 Class C State Championship.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the team on this achievement;

 

(SLS 447)

 

 

            (5-4)  Zachary Labadie, of Lewiston, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of Lewiston High School.  We extend our congratulations to Zachary on this achievement and send him our best wishes;

 

(SLS 448)

 

 

            (5-5)  Daniel Fortier, of Lewiston, who has been named Valedictorian of the 2013 graduating class of Lewiston High School.  We extend our congratulations to Daniel on this achievement and send him our best wishes;

 

(SLS 449)

 

 

            (5-6)  Cormac G. Walsh, of Wiscasset, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of Wiscasset High School.  We extend our congratulations to Cormac on this achievement and send him our best wishes;

 

(SLS 450)

 

 

            (5-7)  Alyssa M. Urquhart, of Alna, who has been named Valedictorian of the 2013 graduating class of Wiscasset High School.  We extend our congratulations to Alyssa and send her our best wishes;

 

(SLS 451)

 

 

            (5-8)  the Auburn Middle School Odyssey of the Mind Team, which won first place in the Pet Project, Division II Challenge at the Odyssey of the Mind State Championship.  We congratulate the members of the team on their achievement;

 

(SLS 452)

 

 

            (5-9)  Allaire Lever, of Auburn, a member of the Edward Little High School Girls Ski Team, who is the State Class A Slalom and Giant Slalom Champion.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Allaire on this accomplishment;

 

(SLS 453)

 

 

            (5-10)  the following students at Lewiston Regional Technical Center, who won the Gold Medal at the 2013 SkillsUSA Maine Championship:  Isaac Stone, criminal justice; Lucas Rushton, sustainability solutions; Katelyn Roy, customer service; Bryanna Sult, pin design; Jordan Steven-Hall, electrical construction wiring; Leah Goldsberry, commercial baking; Jacob Dwelley, diesel equipment technology; Ben Lowit, robo rescue challenge; Kyle Ridley, robo rescue challenge; Alex Beaudoin, automotive service technology; Ramzi Adil, health knowledge bowl; Cleo Miller, health knowledge bowl; Osman Farah Mohamed, health knowledge bowl; Mariah Carrier, health knowledge bowl; and Megan Pare, medical math.  Sadie Beaudin participated in SkillsUSA as a member of the Courtesy Corps.  The SkillsUSA Maine Championship is a state-level competition for high school and college students enrolled in trade, technical and skilled service instructional programs in which students from across the State demonstrate their talents and dedication to their fields of study.  We congratulate these students on their achievements;

 

(SLS 454)

 

 

            (5-11)  the members of the Cheverus High School Boys Swim Team, of Portland, who won the State Class A Boys Swim Championship.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the team members on this accomplishment;

 

(SLS 455)

 

 

            (5-12)  the Gray-New Gloucester High School Destination ImagiNation Team, which won first place in the Change In Realitee Challenge at the Secondary State level championship.  We congratulate the members of the team on this achievement;

 

(SLS 456)

 

 

            (5-13)  the Nylander Museum of Natural History, of Caribou, on the occasion of its 75th anniversary.  The Nylander Museum was built in 1938 and is named after its first curator and director, Olof Nylander.  The museum was structured as a department within the municipal government of the City of Caribou and a majority of its contents contains the personal collection of Mr. Nylander.  The major categories of the Nylander Museum's displays are geology, archaeology, paleontology, taxidermy, shells and butterflies.  Its assemblage is so all-inclusive and extraordinary, the Smithsonian has tried to acquire the rights to the collection over the years.  We acknowledge the Nylander Museum of Natural History for its cultural contribution to northern Maine and send our best wishes as it celebrates its Diamond Anniversary;

 

(HLS 424)

Presented by Representative McELWEE of Caribou.

Cosponsored by Senator JACKSON of Aroostook.

 

 

            (5-14)  Sara E. Hemingway, of Hodgdon, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of the Greater Houlton Christian Academy.  Sara is a member of the National Honor Society and served as class officer and as a member of the student council.  She has been recognized by the Houlton Rotary Club, received awards in multiple subjects from the President's Education Awards Program and was chosen for a ACSI Distinguished Christian High School Student award.  She was manager for the varsity girls' basketball team and competed in varsity cross-country and intramural volleyball.  Sara is involved in youth activities through her church and enjoys working as a Kid's Club leader and assisting with Vacation Bible School.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Sara on these achievements;

 

(HLS 425)

Presented by Representative FITZPATRICK of Houlton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook.

 

 

            (5-15)  Nick Lunn, of Hodgdon, who has been named Valedictorian of the 2013 graduating class of Hodgdon High School.  Nick has received highest honors and the Houlton Rotary Achievement Award each year of high school.  He served as treasurer of the National Honor Society, president of his class for one year and treasurer of his class for 2 years.  Nick is an active student member of the Dollars for Scholars executive board and has played soccer, basketball, baseball, golf and volleyball and also ran cross-country.  He is a member of the school band and chorus, is involved in his church's youth ministry and is a 2013 National Merit Scholarship winner.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Nick on these achievements;

 

(HLS 426)

Presented by Representative FITZPATRICK of Houlton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook.

 

 

            (5-16)  Mackenzie York, of Houlton, who has been named First Honor Essayist of the 2013 graduating class of Hodgdon High School.  Mackenzie received highest honors and received the Houlton Rotary Club Achievement Award for each year of  high school.  She was selected as student of the month by the faculty and was awarded the Bausch and Lomb Honorary Science Award.  Mackenzie is vice president of the senior class, a member of the National Honor Society, of the school's civil rights team and has been active in the Career Association in the Jobs for Maine's Graduates program.  She has been a member of the softball team and a volunteer at Houlton Regional Hospital.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Mackenzie on these achievements;

 

(HLS 427)

Presented by Representative FITZPATRICK of Houlton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook, Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton.

 

 

            (5-17)  Devon Logie, of Linneus, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of Hodgdon High School.  Devon has received highest honors and the Houlton Rotary Achievement Award for each year of high school and is senior class president and president of the Student Council.  He has received the Xerox Award for Information Technology from the University of Rochester.  Devon has been an active member of the school band, the varsity basketball team, the varsity soccer team and the senior all-star basketball team.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to Devon on these achievements;

 

(HLS 428)

Presented by Representative FITZPATRICK of Houlton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook, Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton, Representative LONG of Sherman.

 

 

            (5-18)  the City of Lewiston and the members of its fire department, police department, social services department and public works department on the exemplary and invaluable service they provided during a series of building fires that displaced 200 people.  Three multi-alarm fires in downtown Lewiston, occurring from April 29 to May 3, 2013, resulted in life-threatening emergencies and a challenging aftermath.  Each department responded with full commitment and dedication, and together worked as a team to do their part.  The fire department responded with bravery and professionalism, and continued to do their work despite fatigue and frustration.  The police department was also immediately on the scenes and, at great personal risk, ensured the safety of the citizens.  The social services department served as a lifeline to the many people who became homeless and the public works department immediately undertook many tasks related to the fires, at the time of the occurrence and during their aftermath.  We send our appreciation to the dedicated public workers of the City of Lewiston, all of whom went above and beyond the call of duty in performing with professionalism and commitment;

 

(HLS 429)

Presented by Representative LIBBY of Lewiston.

Cosponsored by Senator CRAVEN of Androscoggin, Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston, Representative CAREY of Lewiston, Representative ROTUNDO of Lewiston, Representative WERTS of Auburn.

 

 

            (5-19)  Antoinette Prien Schultze, of Eliot, a self-taught prize-winning sculptor, who had 2 of her sculptures selected for inclusion in a sculptural exhibition celebrating the bicentennial of the Village of Ossining, New York.  Ms. Schultz, who has taught at the New Hampshire Institute of Art for 14 years, has her artwork on display and in permanent collections in several states.  We congratulate her on the inclusion of these 2 works of art in the historical celebration of Ossining, New York;

 

(HLS 430)

Presented by Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick.

Cosponsored by Senator HILL of York.

 

 

            (5-20)  Keegan McKim, of Trenton, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of Mount Desert Island High School.  We extend our congratulations to Keegan on this achievement and send him our best wishes;

 

(HLS 431)

Presented by Representative HUBBELL of Bar Harbor.

Cosponsored by Senator LANGLEY of Hancock, Representative KUMIEGA of Deer Isle, Representative LUCHINI of Ellsworth.

 

 

            (5-21)  Stephanie Calas, of Bar Harbor, who has been named Valedictorian of the 2013 graduating class of Mount Desert Island High School.  We extend our congratulations to Stephanie on this achievement and send her our best wishes;

 

(HLS 432)

Presented by Representative HUBBELL of Bar Harbor.

Cosponsored by Senator LANGLEY of Hancock, Representative KUMIEGA of Deer Isle, Representative LUCHINI of Ellsworth.

 

 

            (5-22)  Keith Robert Masse, of East Dixfield, a member of Boy Scout Troop No. 199 in Jay, who has attained the high rank and distinction of Eagle Scout.  This is the highest award in Boy Scouting and is given for excellence in skills development, leadership, personal growth and community service.  For his Eagle Scout service project, Keith worked on the reclamation of 2 cemeteries, the Eddy Cemetery and Science Hill Cemetery.  We extend our congratulations to him on this achievement;

 

(HLS 433)

Presented by Representative GILBERT of Jay.

Cosponsored by Senator PATRICK of Oxford.

 

 

            (5-23)  the top ten graduating students of the 2013 graduating class of Edward Little High School, in Auburn:  Zachary Tannenbaum, Valedictorian; Sophie Harris, Salutatorian; Bethany "Annie" Gill; Abby Bellefleur; Kaelina Perron; Dallas Williamson; Shaylin Collins; Alexis Leclerc; Caroline Whitman; and Midhun Gelder.  We extend our congratulations and best wishes to the students on their achievements;

 

(HLS 434)

Presented by Representative BEAULIEU of Auburn.

Cosponsored by Senator CLEVELAND of Androscoggin, Representative WERTS of Auburn, Representative BOLDUC of Auburn.

 

 

            (5-24)  Austin Bernier, of Fort Fairfield, who has been named Salutatorian of the 2013 graduating class of Fort Fairfield Middle High School.  We extend our congratulations to Austin on this achievement;

 

(HLS 435)

Presented by Representative CLARK of Easton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook.

 

 

            (5-25)  Sarah Holbrook, of Fort Fairfield, who has been named Valedictorian of the 2013 graduating class of Fort Fairfield Middle High School.  We extend our congratulations to Sarah on this achievement;

 

(HLS 436)

Presented by Representative CLARK of Easton.

Cosponsored by Senator SHERMAN of Aroostook.

 

 

            (5-26)  Robert Peter Barlow, of Hanover, a metal trades instructor at the Region 9 School of Applied Technology in Mexico, who was named the 2012 Career and Technical Educator of the Year.  Mr. Barlow has taught at the Region 9 School of Applied Technology since 1991 and has always put his students first.  We send him our appreciation for his commitment to his profession and to the youth of the State.  We congratulate him on his receiving this award and send him our best wishes;

 

(HLS 438)

Presented by Representative BRIGGS of Mexico.

Cosponsored by Senator PATRICK of Oxford, Representative CROCKETT of Bethel.

 

 

 

 

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REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Ought to Pass as Amended

 

            (6-1)  Representative ROTUNDO from the Committee on APPROPRIATIONS AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS on Bill "An Act Making Unified Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, General Fund and Other Funds and Changing Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Years Ending June 30, 2014 and June 30, 2015" (EMERGENCY)

(H.P. 1079)  (L.D. 1509)

 

            Reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-468).

 

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Divided Report

 

            (6-2)  Majority Report of the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-205) on Bill "An Act Regarding Delayed Birth Registration"

(S.P. 446)  (L.D. 1284)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    CRAVEN of Androscoggin
                                    HAMPER of Oxford

            Representatives:
                                    FARNSWORTH of Portland
                                    MALABY of Hancock
                                    McELWEE of Caribou
                                    SANDERSON of Chelsea
                                    SIROCKI of Scarborough

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    LACHOWICZ of Kennebec

            Representatives:
                                    CASSIDY of Lubec
                                    DORNEY of Norridgewock
                                    GATTINE of Westbrook
                                    PRINGLE of Windham
                                    STUCKEY of Portland

            Comes from the Senate with the Minority OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report READ and ACCEPTED.

 

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            (6-3)  Majority Report of the Committee on INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-256) on Bill "An Act To Abolish the Inland Fisheries and Wildlife Advisory Council"

(S.P. 49)  (L.D. 128)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    DUTREMBLE of York
                                    HASKELL of Cumberland

            Representatives:
                                    SHAW of Standish
                                    BRIGGS of Mexico
                                    ESPLING of New Gloucester
                                    EVANGELOS of Friendship
                                    KUSIAK of Fairfield
                                    MARKS of Pittston

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "B" (S-257) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    BURNS of Washington

            Representatives:
                                    CRAFTS of Lisbon
                                    DAVIS of Sangerville
                                    SHORT of Pittsfield
                                    WOOD of Sabattus

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (S-256).

 

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            (6-4)  Seven Members of the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS report in Report "A" Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-258) on Bill "An Act Regarding School Administrator Effectiveness"

(S.P. 469)  (L.D. 1350)

 

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    MILLETT of Cumberland
                                    JOHNSON of Lincoln

            Representatives:
                                    DAUGHTRY of Brunswick
                                    HUBBELL of Bar Harbor
                                    KORNFIELD of Bangor
                                    NELSON of Falmouth
                                    RANKIN of Hiram

            Five Members of the same Committee report in Report "B" Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    LANGLEY of Hancock

            Representatives:
                                    JOHNSON of Greenville
                                    MAKER of Calais
                                    McCLELLAN of Raymond
                                    POULIOT of Augusta

            One Member of the same Committee reports in Report "C" Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "B" (S-259) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

 

            Representative:
                                    MacDONALD of Boothbay

 

            Comes from the Senate with Report "A" OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (S-258).

 

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            (6-5)  Majority Report of the Committee on CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-450) on Bill "An Act To Promote the Safe Use and Sale of Firearms"

(H.P. 874)  (L.D. 1240)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    GERZOFSKY of Cumberland
                                    DUTREMBLE of York

            Representatives:
                                    DION of Portland
                                    CASAVANT of Biddeford
                                    KAENRATH of South Portland
                                    LAJOIE of Lewiston
                                    MARKS of Pittston
                                    PLANTE of Berwick

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "B" (H-451) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    PLUMMER of Cumberland

            Representatives:
                                    LONG of Sherman
                                    PEASE of Morrill
                                    TYLER of Windham
                                    WILSON of Augusta

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            (6-6)  Majority Report of the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Protect Children from Exposure on the Internet without Parental Consent"

(H.P. 1093)  (L.D. 1522)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    JOHNSON of Lincoln
                                    LANGLEY of Hancock

            Representatives:
                                    DAUGHTRY of Brunswick
                                    HUBBELL of Bar Harbor
                                    JOHNSON of Greenville
                                    KORNFIELD of Bangor
                                    MAKER of Calais
                                    McCLELLAN of Raymond
                                    NELSON of Falmouth
                                    POULIOT of Augusta
                                    RANKIN of Hiram

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-455) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    MILLETT of Cumberland

            Representative:
                                    MacDONALD of Boothbay

            Representative SOCTOMAH of the Passamaquoddy Tribe - of the House - supports the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report.

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            (6-7)  Majority Report of the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Apply the Precautionary Principle to Decision Making in Certain State Agencies"

(H.P. 1075)  (L.D. 1501)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    CLEVELAND of Androscoggin
                                    JACKSON of Aroostook
                                    YOUNGBLOOD of Penobscot

            Representatives:
                                    HOBBINS of Saco
                                    DUNPHY of Embden
                                    GIDEON of Freeport
                                    HARVELL of Farmington
                                    LIBBY of Waterboro
                                    NEWENDYKE of Litchfield
                                    TIPPING-SPITZ of Orono

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-460) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Representatives:
                                    BEAVERS of South Berwick
                                    RUSSELL of Portland
                                    RYKERSON of Kittery

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            (6-8)  Majority Report of the Committee on JUDICIARY reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act Regarding Informed Consent to an Abortion"

(H.P. 511)  (L.D. 760)

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    VALENTINO of York

            Representatives:
                                    PRIEST of Brunswick
                                    BEAULIEU of Auburn
                                    DeCHANT of Bath
                                    MONAGHAN-DERRIG of Cape Elizabeth
                                    MOONEN of Portland
                                    MORIARTY of Cumberland
                                    VILLA of Harrison

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    BURNS of Washington
                                    TUTTLE of York

            Representatives:
                                    CROCKETT of Bethel
                                    GUERIN of Glenburn
                                    PEAVEY HASKELL of Milford

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            (6-9)  Majority Report of the Committee on JUDICIARY reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Allow a Wrongful Death Cause of Action for the Death of an Unborn Child"

(H.P. 837)  (L.D. 1193)

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    VALENTINO of York

            Representatives:
                                    PRIEST of Brunswick
                                    DeCHANT of Bath
                                    MONAGHAN-DERRIG of Cape Elizabeth
                                    MOONEN of Portland
                                    MORIARTY of Cumberland
                                    VILLA of Harrison

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-447) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    BURNS of Washington
                                    TUTTLE of York

            Representatives:
                                    BEAULIEU of Auburn
                                    CROCKETT of Bethel
                                    GUERIN of Glenburn
                                    PEAVEY HASKELL of Milford

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            (6-10)  Majority Report of the Committee on JUDICIARY reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Strengthen the Consent Laws for Abortions Performed on Minors and Incapacitated Persons"

(H.P. 956)  (L.D. 1339)

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    VALENTINO of York

            Representatives:
                                    PRIEST of Brunswick
                                    BEAULIEU of Auburn
                                    DeCHANT of Bath
                                    MONAGHAN-DERRIG of Cape Elizabeth
                                    MOONEN of Portland
                                    MORIARTY of Cumberland
                                    VILLA of Harrison

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-448) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    BURNS of Washington
                                    TUTTLE of York

            Representatives:
                                    CROCKETT of Bethel
                                    GUERIN of Glenburn
                                    PEAVEY HASKELL of Milford

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            (6-11)  Majority Report of the Committee on MARINE RESOURCES reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Require Labeling of Genetically Engineered Marine Organisms"

(H.P. 621)  (L.D. 898)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    MAZUREK of Knox
                                    WOODBURY of Cumberland

            Representatives:
                                    DEVIN of Newcastle
                                    DOAK of Columbia Falls
                                    PARRY of Arundel
                                    SAXTON of Harpswell
                                    WEAVER of York
                                    WINCHENBACH of Waldoboro

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-443) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    JOHNSON of Lincoln

            Representatives:
                                    KUMIEGA of Deer Isle
                                    CHAPMAN of Brooksville
                                    DICKERSON of Rockland
                                    KRUGER of Thomaston

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            (6-12)  Majority Report of the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Modernize the State's Legal Notice Requirements"

(H.P. 961)  (L.D. 1344)

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    COLLINS of York

            Representatives:
                                    CHENETTE of Saco
                                    COTTA of China
                                    HAYES of Buckfield
                                    MacDONALD of Old Orchard Beach
                                    NADEAU of Fort Kent
                                    PEASE of Morrill

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-446) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    LACHOWICZ of Kennebec
                                    GERZOFSKY of Cumberland

            Representatives:
                                    GRAHAM of North Yarmouth
                                    BOLAND of Sanford
                                    NADEAU of Winslow

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            (6-13)  Majority Report of the Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS reporting Ought to Pass on Resolve, Regarding Legislative Review of Portions of Chapter 3: Maine Clean Election Act and Related Provisions, a Late-filed Major Substantive Rule of the Commission on Governmental Ethics and Election Practices (EMERGENCY)

(H.P. 1110)  (L.D. 1543)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    TUTTLE of York
                                    PATRICK of Oxford

            Representatives:
                                    LUCHINI of Ellsworth
                                    FOWLE of Vassalboro
                                    LONGSTAFF of Waterville
                                    RUSSELL of Portland
                                    SAUCIER of Presque Isle
                                    SCHNECK of Bangor

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-463) on same Resolve.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    MASON of Androscoggin

            Representatives:
                                    BEAULIEU of Auburn
                                    GIFFORD of Lincoln
                                    JOHNSON of Eddington
                                    KINNEY of Limington

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CONSENT CALENDAR

 

First Day

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519, the following items appeared on the Consent Calendar for the First Day:

 

            (7-1)  (H.P. 606)  (L.D. 855) Resolve, To Create a Study Group To Research the Possibility of a Virtual Legislature (EMERGENCY)  Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-467)

 

            (7-2)  (H.P. 920)  (L.D. 1293) Bill "An Act To Create the Presque Isle Utilities District"  Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-458)

 

            (7-3)  (H.P. 982)  (L.D. 1383) Bill "An Act To Improve the Delivery of Early Child Care and Education Services"  Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-464)

 

            (7-4)  (H.P. 1047)  (L.D. 1462) Bill "An Act To Clarify and Correct Provisions of the Maine Medical Use of Marijuana Act"  Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-465)

 

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ENACTORS

 

 

Acts

 

            (10-1)  An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Public Records

(H.P. 86)  (L.D. 104)
(C. "A" H-387)

 

            (10-2)  An Act Relating to Exemption from Immunization for Schoolchildren

(H.P. 464)  (L.D. 672)
(C. "A" H-400)

 

            (10-3)  An Act To Improve MaineCare Nursing Home Reimbursement To Preserve Access and Promote Quality

(H.P. 652)  (L.D. 928)
(C. "A" H-365)

 

            (10-4)  An Act To Amend the Procedures Used To Identify and Select Appointees to the Maine Land Use Planning Commission and To Make Other Technical Changes to the Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Laws

(S.P. 332)  (L.D. 987)
(C. "A" S-158)

 

            (10-5)  An Act To Add Conditions That Qualify for Medical Marijuana Use

(H.P. 755)  (L.D. 1062)
(C. "A" H-398)

 

            (10-6)  An Act To Provide for Greater Public Input and Local Control in the Chartering of Public Schools

(S.P. 389)  (L.D. 1128)
(C. "A" S-227)

 

            (10-7)  An Act To Provide Full-day Kindergarten Programs

(H.P. 808)  (L.D. 1143)
(C. "A" H-381)

 

            (10-8)  An Act To Help Small Farmers in Selling Raw Milk Products

(S.P. 444)  (L.D. 1282)
(H. "A" H-427 to C. "A" S-195)

 

            (10-9)  An Act To Encourage School Administrative Units To Increase Their Energy Savings

(H.P. 966)  (L.D. 1348)
(C. "A" H-353)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.

 

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Resolves

 

            (10-10)  Resolve, To Study Climate Change and Implement the Recommendations of the Department of Environmental Protection Report on Climate Change

(H.P. 576)  (L.D. 825)
(C. "A" H-374)

 

            (10-11)  Resolve, Establishing the Commission To Study the Incidence of and Mortality Related to Cancer

(H.P. 727)  (L.D. 1032)
(C. "A" H-344)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.

 

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ORDERS OF THE DAY

HOUSE CALENDAR
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12, 2013

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS

 

            The following matters, in the consideration of which the House was engaged at the time of adjournment yesterday, have preference in the Orders of the Day and continue with such preference until disposed of as provided by House Rule 502.

 

 

1.         Expression of Legislative Sentiment Recognizing the Town of Freedom, on the occasion of its 200th Anniversary

(SLS 156)

 

- In Senate, READ and PASSED.

TABLED - April 3, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative JONES of Freedom.

PENDING - PASSAGE.

 

 

 

 

 

2.         Expression of Legislative Sentiment Recognizing Caroline Colan, of Readfield

(HLS 255)

 

TABLED - May 14, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - PASSAGE.

 

 

 

 

 

3.         An Act To Sustain Maine's Aviation Industry by Extending the Exemption from Sales and Use Tax for Aircraft and Parts

(S.P. 112)  (L.D. 279)
(C. "A" S-55)

 

TABLED - May 15, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED.

 

 

 

 

 

4.         SENATE DIVIDED REPORT - Report "A" (10) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-86) - Report "B" (2) Ought Not to Pass - Report "C" (1) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "B" (S-88) - Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY on Bill "An Act To Provide Economic Development in Aroostook County through Expanded Sale and Lease of State-owned Land"

(S.P. 186)  (L.D. 493)

 

- In Senate, Report "A" OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (S-86).

TABLED - May 20, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative DILL of Old Town.

PENDING - Motion of same Representative to ACCEPT Report "A" OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED.

 

 

 

 

 

5.         RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine Concerning Early Voting and Voting by Absentee Ballot

(H.P. 131)  (L.D. 156)
(C. "A" H-127)

 

TABLED - May 23, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - FINAL PASSAGE.

 

 

 

 

 

6.         SENATE DIVIDED REPORT - Majority (7) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-79) - Minority (6) Ought Not to Pass - Committee on CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PUBLIC SAFETY on Bill "An Act Regarding the Sale of Firearms at Gun Shows"

(S.P. 100)  (L.D. 267)

 

- In Senate, Minority OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report READ and ACCEPTED.

TABLED - May 31, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - ACCEPTANCE OF EITHER REPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

7.         HOUSE DIVIDED REPORT - Majority (7) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-288) - Minority (5) Ought Not to Pass - Committee on INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES on Bill "An Act To Prohibit a Health Insurance Carrier from Establishing a Separate Premium Rate Based on Geographic Area"

(H.P. 136)  (L.D. 161)

 

TABLED - June 3, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative TREAT of Hallowell.

PENDING - Motion of same Representative to ACCEPT the Majority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report.

 

 

 

 

 

8.         HOUSE DIVIDED REPORT - Majority (7) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-314) - Minority (5) Ought Not to Pass - Committee on INSURANCE AND FINANCIAL SERVICES on Bill "An Act To Restore Consumer Rate Review for Health Insurance Plans in the Individual and Small Group Markets"

(H.P. 186)  (L.D. 225)

 

TABLED - June 4, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative TREAT of Hallowell.

PENDING - Motion of same Representative to ACCEPT the Majority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report.

 

 

 

 

 

9.         An Act To Allow a Motor Vehicle Excise Tax Credit for a Vehicle No Longer in Use

(S.P. 581)  (L.D. 1534)
(C. "A" S-180)

 

TABLED - June 6, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED.

 

 

 

 

 

10.       Bill "An Act To Increase Access to Health Coverage and Qualify Maine for Federal Funding"

(H.P. 759)  (L.D. 1066)

 

- In House, PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (H-286) on June 3, 2013.

- In Senate, PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (H-286) AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT "A" (S-221) thereto in NON-CONCURRENCE.

TABLED - June 7, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - FURTHER CONSIDERATION.

 

 

 

 

 

11.       HOUSE DIVIDED REPORT - Majority (10) Ought Not to Pass - Minority (3) Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-363) - Committee on TAXATION on Bill "An Act To Authorize Options for Local Revenue Enhancement"

(H.P. 299)  (L.D. 427)

 

TABLED - June 7, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative GOODE of Bangor.

PENDING - ACCEPTANCE OF EITHER REPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

12.       HOUSE REPORT - Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-428) - Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES on Resolve, To Establish a Moratorium on the Transportation of Tar Sands

(H.P. 970)  (L.D. 1362)

 

TABLED - June 10, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - ACCEPTANCE OF COMMITTEE REPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

13.       An Act To Improve Work Readiness for Families Facing Significant Barriers to Employment

(H.P. 960)  (L.D. 1343)
(C. "A" H-345)

 

TABLED - June 10, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative FREDETTE of Newport.

PENDING - PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED.

 

 

 

 

 

14.       An Act To Amend the Mandatory Shoreland Zoning Laws

(S.P. 555)  (L.D. 1490)
(C. "A" S-211)

 

TABLED - June 11, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative FREDETTE of Newport.

PENDING - PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED. (Roll Call Ordered)

 

 

 

 

 

15.       An Act To Make Technical Changes to Maine's Marine Resources Laws and Elver Enforcement Mechanisms

(S.P. 588)  (L.D. 1545)
(C. "A" S-247)

 

TABLED - June 11, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative DEVIN of Newcastle.

PENDING - PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED.

 

 

 

 

 

16.       HOUSE REPORT - Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-445) - Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT on Bill "An Act To Change Document Filing Fees for County Registries of Deeds"

(H.P. 378)  (L.D. 559)

 

TABLED - June 11, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative WILLETTE of Mapleton.

PENDING - ACCEPTANCE OF COMMITTEE REPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

17.       HOUSE REPORT - Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-452) - Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT on Bill "An Act To Establish a Separate Regulatory Board for Dental Hygienists"

(H.P. 657)  (L.D. 933)

 

TABLED - June 11, 2013 (Till Later Today) by Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham.

PENDING - ACCEPTANCE OF COMMITTEE REPORT.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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STATUTORY ADJOURNMENT DATE JUNE 19, 2013

 

NOTICE

 

House Divided Reports that will appear on the House Calendar later:

 

(1)  From the Committee on Health and Human Services on Bill "An Act To Prohibit the Sale of High-caffeine Energy Drinks to Persons under 18 Years of Age"

(H.P. 504)  (L.D. 753)

 

Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-461)  (7 members)
Ought Not to Pass  (6 members)

 

(2)  From the Committee on Health and Human Services on Bill "An Act To Establish the Volunteer Advocate Program"

(H.P. 620)  (L.D. 897)

 

Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-462)  (11 members)
Ought Not to Pass  (2 members)

 

 

Millicent M. MacFarland
Clerk of the House

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 1

 

SENATE PAPERS

Non-Concurrent Matter

 

            (1-1)  RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Increase the Lengths of Terms of Members of the Legislature

(H.P. 339)  (L.D. 489)

 

            Majority (7) OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report of the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT READ and ACCEPTED and the RESOLUTION PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (H-390) in the House on June 10, 2013.

 

            Comes from the Senate with the Minority (5) OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report of the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT READ and ACCEPTED in NON-CONCURRENCE.

 

 

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SUPPLEMENT NO. 2

 

SENATE PAPERS

Non-Concurrent Matter

 

            (1-1)  Joint Order, Establishing the Task Force To Study the Creation of a State of Maine Partnership Bank or Other Maine Financial Structures

(H.P. 1130)

 

            READ and PASSED in the House on June 7, 2013.

 

            Comes from the Senate READ and INDEFINITELY POSTPONED in NON-CONCURRENCE.

 

 

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SUPPLEMENT NO. 3

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Allow a Person To Hunt with a Crossbow during the Archery-only Deer Season"

(S.P. 481)  (L.D. 1374)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    DUTREMBLE of York
                                    HASKELL of Cumberland

            Representatives:
                                    SHAW of Standish
                                    BRIGGS of Mexico
                                    CRAFTS of Lisbon
                                    DAVIS of Sangerville
                                    ESPLING of New Gloucester
                                    EVANGELOS of Friendship
                                    KUSIAK of Fairfield
                                    MARKS of Pittston
                                    SHORT of Pittsfield
                                    WOOD of Sabattus

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    BURNS of Washington

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report READ and ACCEPTED.

 

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SUPPLEMENT NO. 4

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES reporting Ought to Pass on Bill "An Act To Establish a Resource and Development Coordinating Council"

(S.P. 513)  (L.D. 1427)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    BOYLE of Cumberland
                                    GRATWICK of Penobscot
                                    SAVIELLO of Franklin

            Representatives:
                                    WELSH of Rockport
                                    CAMPBELL of Orrington
                                    CHIPMAN of Portland
                                    COOPER of Yarmouth
                                    GRANT of Gardiner
                                    HARLOW of Portland
                                    McGOWAN of York
                                    REED of Carmel

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Representatives:
                                    AYOTTE of Caswell
                                    LONG of Sherman

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority OUGHT TO PASS Report READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED.

 

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 5

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-461) on Bill "An Act To Prohibit the Sale of High-caffeine Energy Drinks to Persons under 18 Years of Age"

(H.P. 504)  (L.D. 753)

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    CRAVEN of Androscoggin

            Representatives:
                                    FARNSWORTH of Portland
                                    CASSIDY of Lubec
                                    DORNEY of Norridgewock
                                    GATTINE of Westbrook
                                    PRINGLE of Windham
                                    STUCKEY of Portland

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    HAMPER of Oxford
                                    LACHOWICZ of Kennebec

            Representatives:
                                    MALABY of Hancock
                                    McELWEE of Caribou
                                    SANDERSON of Chelsea
                                    SIROCKI of Scarborough

            Representative BEAR of the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians - of the House - supports the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-461) Report.

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SUPPLEMENT NO. 6

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-462) on Bill "An Act To Establish the Volunteer Advocate Program"

(H.P. 620)  (L.D. 897)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    CRAVEN of Androscoggin
                                    HAMPER of Oxford
                                    LACHOWICZ of Kennebec

            Representatives:
                                    FARNSWORTH of Portland
                                    CASSIDY of Lubec
                                    DORNEY of Norridgewock
                                    GATTINE of Westbrook
                                    MALABY of Hancock
                                    McELWEE of Caribou
                                    PRINGLE of Windham
                                    STUCKEY of Portland

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Representatives:
                                    SANDERSON of Chelsea
                                    SIROCKI of Scarborough

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SUPPLEMENT NO. 7

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-241) on Bill "An Act To Facilitate the Licensing of International Mail Order Prescription Pharmacies by the Maine Board of Pharmacy"

(S.P. 60)  (L.D. 171)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    PATRICK of Oxford
                                    CLEVELAND of Androscoggin

            Representatives:
                                    HERBIG of Belfast
                                    CAMPBELL of Newfield
                                    GILBERT of Jay
                                    HAMANN of South Portland
                                    LOCKMAN of Amherst
                                    MASON of Topsham
                                    MASTRACCIO of Sanford

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "B" (S-242) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    CUSHING of Penobscot

            Representatives:
                                    DUPREY of Hampden
                                    VOLK of Scarborough
                                    WINCHENBACH of Waldoboro

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (S-241).

 

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 8

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-250) on Bill "An Act To Amend the Maine Workers' Compensation Act of 1992 To Provide Benefits to Seriously Injured Workers"

(S.P. 175)  (L.D. 443)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    PATRICK of Oxford
                                    CLEVELAND of Androscoggin

            Representatives:
                                    HERBIG of Belfast
                                    CAMPBELL of Newfield
                                    GILBERT of Jay
                                    HAMANN of South Portland
                                    MASON of Topsham
                                    MASTRACCIO of Sanford

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought Not to Pass on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    CUSHING of Penobscot

            Representatives:
                                    DUPREY of Hampden
                                    LOCKMAN of Amherst
                                    VOLK of Scarborough
                                    WINCHENBACH of Waldoboro

            Comes from the Senate with the Majority OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (S-250) AS AMENDED BY SENATE AMENDMENT "A" (S-265) thereto.

 

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 9

 

REPORTS OF COMMITTEE

 

Divided Report

 

            (6-1)  Majority Report of the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought Not to Pass on Bill "An Act To Implement Managed Care in the MaineCare Program"

(S.P. 552)  (L.D. 1487)

            Signed:

            Senators:
                                    CRAVEN of Androscoggin
                                    LACHOWICZ of Kennebec

            Representatives:
                                    FARNSWORTH of Portland
                                    CASSIDY of Lubec
                                    DORNEY of Norridgewock
                                    GATTINE of Westbrook
                                    MALABY of Hancock
                                    McELWEE of Caribou
                                    PRINGLE of Windham
                                    SANDERSON of Chelsea
                                    SIROCKI of Scarborough
                                    STUCKEY of Portland

            Minority Report of the same Committee reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-217) on same Bill.

 

            Signed:

            Senator:
                                    HAMPER of Oxford

            Representative BEAR of the Houlton Band of Maliseet Indians - of the House - supports the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report.

            Comes from the Senate with the Reports READ and the Bill and accompanying papers COMMITTED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.

 

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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 10

 

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

 

First Day

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519, the following item appeared on the Consent Calendar for the First Day:

 

            (7-1)  (S.P. 592)  (L.D. 1551) Bill "An Act Regarding the Board of Trustees of the Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation"  Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-263)

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 11

 

COMMUNICATIONS

 

            (2-1)  The Following Communication: (S.C. 461)

 

MAINE SENATE

126TH LEGISLATURE

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY

 

June 11, 2013

 

Honorable Millicent M. MacFarland

Clerk of the House

2 State House Station

Augusta, Maine  04333

 

Dear Clerk MacFarland:

 

Please be advised the Senate today insisted to its previous action whereby it accepted the Minority Ought Not to Pass Report from the Committee on State and Local Government on RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Establish a Unicameral Legislature (S.P. 538) (L.D. 1454), in non-concurrence.

 

Best Regards,

 

S/Darek M. Grant

Secretary of the Senate

 

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            (2-2)  The Following Communication: (S.C. 463)

 

MAINE SENATE

126TH LEGISLATURE

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY

 

June 11, 2013

 

Honorable Millicent M. MacFarland

Clerk of the House

2 State House Station

Augusta, Maine  04333

 

Dear Clerk MacFarland:

 

Please be advised the Senate today insisted to its previous action whereby it accepted the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report from the Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry on Bill "An Act To Ensure Safe School Grounds" (H.P. 675) (L.D. 961), in non-concurrence.

 

Best Regards,

 

S/Darek M. Grant

Secretary of the Senate

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 12

 

ENACTORS

 

 

Acts

 

            (10-1)  An Act To Increase Access to Health Coverage and Qualify Maine for Federal Funding

(H.P. 759)  (L.D. 1066)
(S. "A" S-221 to C. "A" H-286)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 13

 

SENATE PAPERS

Non-Concurrent Matter

 

            (1-1)  Bill "An Act To Require the Use of Preapproved Subcontractors for Publicly Funded Construction Projects"

(H.P. 922)  (L.D. 1295)

 

            Majority (7) OUGHT TO PASS AS AMENDED Report of the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT READ and ACCEPTED and the Bill PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY COMMITTEE AMENDMENT "A" (H-417) in the House on June 11, 2013.

 

            Comes from the Senate with the Minority (6) OUGHT NOT TO PASS Report of the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT READ and ACCEPTED in NON-CONCURRENCE.

 

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 14

 

ENACTORS

 

Emergency Measure

 

            (10-1)  An Act To Ensure the Integrity of Neuropsychological and Psychological Testing Materials and Data

(H.P. 820)  (L.D. 1155)
(C. "A" H-442)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.  This being an emergency measure, a two-thirds vote of all the members elected to the House necessary.

 

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Emergency Measure

 

            (10-2)  Resolve, Directing the Department of Health and Human Services To Reduce and Limit the Adult Developmental Services Waiting Lists by Implementing a More Efficient, Responsive and Individualized Model of Service Delivery

(H.P. 683)  (L.D. 969)
(C. "A" H-431)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.  This being an emergency measure, a two-thirds vote of all the members elected to the House necessary.

 

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Mandate

 

            (10-3)  An Act To Reduce Obesity among Schoolchildren

(S.P. 397)  (L.D. 1160)
(CC. "A" S-255)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.  In accordance with the provisions of Section 21 of Article IX of the Constitution, a two-thirds vote of all the members elected to the House necessary.

 

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Acts

 

            (10-4)  An Act To Protect Landlords When Tenants Fail To Pay Utility Bills

(H.P. 176)  (L.D. 215)
(C. "A" H-457)

 

            (10-5)  An Act To Promote Industrial Hemp

(H.P. 344)  (L.D. 525)
(C. "A" H-406)

 

            (10-6)  An Act To Inform Persons of the Options for the Treatment of Lyme Disease

(H.P. 416)  (L.D. 597)
(H. "C" H-453 to C. "A" H-184)

 

            (10-7)  An Act To Assist Small Distilleries That Also Have Off-premises Retail Licenses

(H.P. 427)  (L.D. 608)
(C. "A" H-416)

 

            (10-8)  An Act To Prohibit Sale or Possession of Synthetic Cannabinoids

(H.P. 453)  (L.D. 661)
(C. "A" H-422)

 

            (10-9)  An Act To Increase Transparency and Improve Equity in Appeals to Superintendents' Agreements

(H.P. 542)  (L.D. 791)
(C. "A" H-414)

 

            (10-10)  An Act To Require Notice to and Input from Municipalities in Which Certain Group Homes Are Located

(H.P. 556)  (L.D. 805)

 

            (10-11)  An Act To Update the Laws Relating to the Tri-state Lotto and the Payment of Prizes to Minors

(H.P. 662)  (L.D. 938)
(C. "A" H-429)

 

            (10-12)  An Act To Create a Gambling Offset To Enhance the Collection of Child Support

(H.P. 696)  (L.D. 982)
(C. "A" H-449)

 

            (10-13)  An Act To Require Prevailing Wages To Be Paid on Public Works Projects Receiving State Funding

(H.P. 815)  (L.D. 1150)
(C. "A" H-418)

 

            (10-14)  An Act To Strengthen the Fishing Laws

(H.P. 835)  (L.D. 1191)
(C. "A" H-433)

 

            (10-15)  An Act To Amend the Compulsory School Attendance Laws

(H.P. 871)  (L.D. 1231)
(C. "A" H-432)

 


            (10-16)  An Act To Amend the Appointment Process for the Maine Charter School Commission

(H.P. 967)  (L.D. 1349)
(C. "A" H-454)

 

            (10-17)  An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding Licensure of Physicians and Physician Assistants

(H.P. 1026)  (L.D. 1437)
(C. "A" H-424)

 

            (10-18)  An Act To Implement Certain Recommendations of the Criminal Law Advisory Commission Relative to the Maine Bail Code, Statutory Post-conviction Review, the Maine Criminal Code and a Related Statute

(H.P. 1032)  (L.D. 1438)
(C. "A" H-456)

 

            (10-19)  An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Decision-making Authority Regarding Energy Infrastructure Corridors

(H.P. 1090)  (L.D. 1517)
(C. "A" H-459)

 

            (10-20)  An Act To Maintain Competition among Electricity Suppliers Serving Northern Maine

(S.P. 595)  (L.D. 1553)

 

            (10-21)  An Act To Increase International Cross-border Partnerships To Benefit Maine's Economy

(H.P. 1122)  (L.D. 1554)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 15

 

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

 

First Day

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519, the following items appeared on the Consent Calendar for the First Day:

 

            (7-1)  (S.P. 307)  (L.D. 882) Bill "An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Confidentiality of Health Care Information To Enhance Public Safety"  Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (S-264)

 

            (7-2)  (H.P. 952)  (L.D. 1335) Bill "An Act To Implement Recommendations of the Department of Environmental Protection Concerning Product Stewardship in Maine"  Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-470)

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 16

 

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

 

First Day

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519, the following items appeared on the Consent Calendar for the First Day:

 

            (7-1)  (H.P. 316)  (L.D. 466) Bill "An Act To Provide an Honorary Diploma to Veterans"  Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-471)

 

            (7-2)  (H.P. 885)  (L.D. 1251) Bill "An Act To Lower Costs to Municipalities and Reduce Energy Consumption through Increased Competition in the Municipal Street Light Market"  Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-472)

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 17

 

ENACTORS

 

Constitutional Amendment

 

            (10-1)  RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Preserve Hunting and Fishing

(H.P. 930)  (L.D. 1303)
(C. "A" H-420)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.  This being a Constitutional Amendment, a two-thirds vote of the House necessary.

 

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Emergency Measure

 

            (10-2)  An Act Regarding the Board of Trustees of the Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation

(S.P. 592)  (L.D. 1551)
(C. "A" S-263)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.  This being an emergency measure, a two-thirds vote of all the members elected to the House necessary.

 

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Acts

 

            (10-3)  An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Virtual Public Charter Schools

(H.P. 331)  (L.D. 481)
(C. "A" H-437)

 

            (10-4)  An Act To Protect Maine Food Consumers' Right To Know about Genetically Engineered Food

(H.P. 490)  (L.D. 718)
(H. "B" H-444 to C. "A" H-393)

 

            (10-5)  An Act Regarding School Administrator Effectiveness

(S.P. 469)  (L.D. 1350)
(C. "A" S-258)

 

            (10-6)  An Act To Establish a Resource and Development Coordinating Council

(S.P. 513)  (L.D. 1427)

 

 

            Reported by the Committee on Engrossed Bills as truly and strictly engrossed.

 

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State of Maine
House of Representatives
126th Legislature
First Regular Session
HOUSE ADVANCE JOURNAL AND CALENDAR

http://www.maine.gov/legis/house/hcalfr.htm

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

SUPPLEMENT NO. 18

 

 

 

CONSENT CALENDAR

 

First Day

 

            In accordance with House Rule 519, the following item appeared on the Consent Calendar for the First Day:

 

            (7-1)  (H.P. 179)  (L.D. 218) Bill "An Act To Promote Small-scale Poultry Farming"  Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY reporting Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-476)

 

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NOTICE

 

House Divided Reports that will appear on the House Calendar later:

 

(1)  From the Committee on State and Local Government on Bill "An Act To Prohibit State and Local Governments from Contracting with Corporations That Engage in Business in Known Terrorist States"

(H.P. 955)  (L.D. 1338)

 

Ought Not to Pass  (10 members)
Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-474)  (3 members)

 

(2)  From the Committee on State and Local Government on Bill "An Act To Change the Way Legislators Are Paid"

(H.P. 977)  (L.D. 1369)

 

Ought Not to Pass  (9 members)
Ought to Pass as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-475)  (3 members)