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Legislative Records
of the 118th Legislature

1st Regular 1st Special 2nd Regular 2nd Special Indexes

First Regular Session
December 4, 1996 - March 27, 1997

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April Link May Link June Link


First Special Session
March 27, 1997 - June 20, 1997

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Second Regular Session
January 7 - March 31, 1998

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Second Special Session
April 1 - April 8, 1998

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Indexes to the House Record


Link to Legislative Records for the 118th Senate


First Regular Session
December 4, 1996 - March 27, 1997

Day 01 - 12/04/96 Pages 1 - 30

Day 02 - 01/07/97 Pages 31 - 35

Day 03 - 01/09/97 Pages 36 - 43

Day 04 - 01/14/97 Pages 44 - 50

Day 05 - 01/16/97 Pages 51 - 60

Day 06 - 01/21/97 Pages 61 - 67

Day 07 - 01/23/97 Pages 68 - 76

Day 08 - 01/28/97 Pages 77 - 89

Day 09 - 01/30/97 Pages 90 - 98

Day 10 - 02/04/97 Pages 99 - 107

Day 11 - 02/06/97 Pages 108 - 115

Day 12 - 02/11/97 Pages 116 - 128

Day 13 - 02/13/97 Pages 129 - 139

Day 14 - 02/18/97 Pages 140 - 144

Day 15 - 02/20/97 Pages 145 - 150

Day 16 - 02/25/97 Pages 151 - 166

Day 17 - 02/27/97 Pages 167 - 172

Day 18 - 03/04/97 Pages 173 - 179

Day 19 - 03/05/97 Pages 180 - 184

Day 20 - 03/11/97 Pages 185 - 193

Day 21 - 03/12/97 Pages 194 - 201

Day 22 - 03/13/97 Pages 202 - 207

Day 23 - 03/18/97 Pages 208 - 231

Day 24 - 03/19/97 Pages 232 - 258

Day 25 - 03/20/97 Pages 259 - 282

Day 26 - 03/21/97 Pages 283 - 287

Day 27 - 03/24/97 Pages 288 - 296

Day 28 - 03/25/97 Pages 297 - 333

Day 29 - 03/26/97 Pages 334 - 348

Day 30 - 03/27/97 Pages 349 - 356

The First Regular Session of the One Hundred and Eighteenth Maine Legislature adjourned on the 30th Legislative Day, Thursday, March 27, 1997, at 12:25 p.m.

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First Special Session
March 27 - June 20, 1997

Day 01 - 03/27/97 Page 357

Day 02 - 03/31/97 Pages 358 - 363

Day 03 - 04/01/97 Pages 364 - 370

Day 04 - 04/02/97 Pages 371 - 386

Day 05 - 04/03/97 Pages 387 - 399

Day 06 - 04/07/97 Pages 400 - 410

Day 07 - 04/08/97 Pages 411 - 420

Day 08 - 04/09/97 Pages 421 - 433

Day 09 - 04/10/97 Pages 434 - 456

Day 10 - 04/14/97 Pages 457 - 478

Day 11 - 04/15/97 Pages 479 - 495

Day 12 - 04/16/97 Pages 496 - 515

Day 13 - 04/17/97 Pages 516 - 535

Day 14 - 04/28/97 Pages 536 - 544

Day 15 - 04/29/97 Pages 545 - 561

Day 16 - 04/30/97 Pages 562 - 585

Day 17 - 05/01/97 Pages 586 - 603

Day 18 - 05/02/97 Pages 604 - 620

Day 19 - 05/05/97 Pages 621 - 640

Day 20 - 05/06/97 Pages 641 - 667

Day 21 - 05/07/97 Pages 668 - 680

Day 22 - 05/08/97 Pages 681 - 713

Day 23 - 05/09/97 Pages 714 - 744

Day 24 - 05/12/97 Pages 745 - 778

Day 25 - 05/13/97 Pages 779 - 816

Day 26 - 05/14/97 Pages 817 - 836

Day 27 - 05/15/97 Pages 837 - 878

Day 28 - 05/16/97 Pages 879 - 890

Day 29 - 05/19/97 Pages 891 - 938

Day 30 - 05/20/97 Pages 939 - 985

Day 31 - 05/21/97 Pages 986 - 1020

Day 32 - 05/22/97 Pages 1021 - 1078

Day 33 - 05/23/97 Pages 1079 - 1119

Day 34 - 05/27/97 Pages 1120 - 1170

Day 35 - 05/28/97 Pages 1171 - 1227

Day 36 - 05/29/97 Pages 1228 - 1269

Day 37 - 05/30/97 Pages 1270 - 1302

Day 38 - 05/31/97 Pages 1303 - 1350

Day 39 - 06/01/97 Pages 1351 - 1362

Day 40 - 06/20/97 Pages 1363 - 1394

The First Special Session of the One Hundred and Eighteenth Maine Legislature adjourned on the 40th Legislative Day, Friday, June 20, 1997, at 9:25 p.m.

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Second Regular Session
January 7 - March 31, 1998

Day 1 - 01/07/98 Pages 1395 - 1411

Day 2 - 01/08/98 Pages 1412 - 1417

Day 3 - 01/12/98 Page 1418

Day 4 - 01/15/98 Pages 1419 - 1425

Day 5 - 01/20/98 Pages 1426 - 1434

Day 6 - 01/21/98 Pages 1435 - 1442

Day 7 - 01/26/98 Pages 1443 - 1449

Day 8 - 01/28/98 Pages 1450 - 1454

Day 9 - 02/02/98 Pages 1455 - 1467

Day 10 - 02/03/98 Pages 1468 - 1470

Day 11 - 02/04/98 Pages 1471 - 1473

Day 12 - 02/09/98 Pages 1474 - 1480

Day 13 - 02/10/98 Pages 1481 - 1488

Day 14 - 02/11/98 Pages 1489 - 1508

Day 15 - 02/12/98 Pages 1509 - 1513

Day 16 - 02/17/98 Pages 1514 - 1518

Day 17 - 02/18/98 Pages 1519 - 1528

Day 18 - 02/19/98 Pages 1529 - 1534

Day 19 - 02/23/98 Pages 1535 - 1546

Day 20 - 02/24/98 Pages 1547 - 1556

Day 21 - 02/25/98 Pages 1557 - 1565

Day 22 - 02/26/98 Pages 1566 - 1591

Day 23 - 03/02/98 Pages 1592 - 1597

Day 24 - 03/03/98 Pages 1598 - 1609

Day 25 - 03/04/98 Pages 1610 - 1632

Day 26 - 03/05/98 Pages 1633 - 1644

Day 27 - 03/06/98 Pages 1645 - 1655

Day 28 - 03/09/98 Pages 1656 - 1671

Day 29 - 03/10/98 Pages 1672 - 1677

Day 30 - 03/11/98 Pages 1678 - 1688

Day 31 - 03/12/98 Pages 1689 - 1709

Day 32 - 03/13/98 Pages 1710 - 1720

Day 33 - 03/16/98 Pages 1721 - 1723

Day 34 - 03/17/98 Pages 1724 - 1734

Day 35 - 03/18/98 Pages 1735 - 1755

Day 36 - 03/19/98 Pages 1756 - 1791

Day 37 - 03/20/98 Pages 1792 - 1807

Day 38 - 03/23/98 Pages 1808 - 1848

Day 39 - 03/24/98 Pages 1849 - 1892

Day 40 - 03/25/98 Pages 1893 - 1937

Day 41 - 03/26/98 Pages 1938 - 1976

Day 42 - 03/27/98 Pages 1977 - 2013

Day 43 - 03/30/98 Pages 2014 - 2055

Day 44 - 03/31/98 Pages 2056 - 2103

The Second Regular Session of the One Hundred and Eighteenth Maine Legislature adjourned on the 44th Legislative Day, Tuesday, March 31, 1998, at 9:36 p.m.

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Second Special Session
April 1 - April 8, 1998

Day 1 - 04/01/98 Pages 2104 - 2133

Day 2 - 04/02/98 Pages 2134 - 2169

Day 3 - 04/03/98 Pages 2170 - 2203

Day 4 - 04/07/98 Pages 2204 - 2252

Day 5 - 04/08/98 Pages 2253 - 2299

(Note: The House session continued after midnight, so some of this document actually is the Record from the early hours of April 9th) The Second Special Session of the One Hundred and Eighteenth Maine Legislature adjourned on the 5th Legislative Day, Thursday, April 9, 1998, at 2:12 a.m.

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Indexes to the House Record

House Legislative Index - Pages 2388 - 2428
This index contains most of the actual information from the session, including information about Representatives (pages on which they were appointed to committees, sponsored legislative documents, were granted leaves of absence, or spoke on the floor of the House), appointments, communications, gubernatorial appointments, House Orders, Joint Orders, renditions of the national anthem, doctors of the day, clergy offering the opening prayer and numerous other things.

Roll Call Index by Number - Pages 2429 - 2433

Roll Call Index by Subject - Pages 2434 - 2443

Legislative Document Index by Number - Pages 2444 -2463

Legislative Document Index by Subject - Pages 2464 - 2561

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