Rep. Tipping-Spitz

Representative Ryan D. Tipping-Spitz
District #19

2 Pine Street, Apt. B, Orono, ME 04473



Committee Assignment


Rep. Tipping-Spitz serves on the Joint Standing Committee on Taxation and the Joint Standing Committee on Energy, Utilities and Technology.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Taxation -  Bureau of Revenue Services and State Property Tax Review Board; taxes; tax exemptions and credits; Maine Residents Property Tax Program; property valuation and assessment; tax increment financing; municipal revenue sharing; taxation of unorganized territories; and  tree growth and other current use tax issues.

Brief description of the subject matter handled by the committee: Energy - Energy policy, including energy resources, efficiency and conservation; insulation; electric industry, including supply, transmission and distribution; natural gas industry; telecommunications  industry, including mobile, telephone, Internet, broadband and cable television services;  E-9-1-1; water and sewer utilities, including district charters; Public Utilities Commission; Office of the Public Advocate; Governor’s Office of Independence and Security; and Efficiency Maine Trust.

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