JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE

ON

APPROPRIATIONS AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS

 

Monday, September 26, 2011

Room 228 State House

 

DRAFT AGENDA

9:30 a.m.     Meeting                         

           

I           Revenue Report

            - Michael Allen, Dir., Div. of Econometric Research, Maine Revenue Services

                       

II         Report on the “Streamline and Prioritize Government Services Task Force”

            - H. Sawin Millett, Commissioner, Department of Administrative and Financial Services

 

III        DHHS Issues – MaineCare Updates (Caseload and Claims), MIHMS Update, Follow-up Questions on the August Information Packet

- Mary Mayhew, Commissioner, Department of Health and Human Services

 

IV        Financial Order Waiver Requests (If Necessary)

 

 

 

1:00 p.m. Public Hearing

 

LD 225: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue in the Amount of $50,000,000 To Fund Research and Development    

 

LD 409:  An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Research and Development for Technology Advancement

 

LD 777:  An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Expand Necessary Capital Improvements at the University of Maine System That Support the Critical Disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math To Enhance Economic Development and Employment Opportunities for Maine Citizens

 

LD 874:  An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Educational Opportunities for Underserved Regions of the State

 

LD 979: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Create an Animal and Plant Diagnostic Facility at the University of Maine

 

LD 1386: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Fund the Challenger Learning Center of Maine