Law & Policy

Maine Law on Heirfinders

  1. "Except as otherwise provided by statute," public records may be inspected
    1 MRSA Section 408A

  2. Unclaimed Property information is confidentital to the extent necessary to protect the holder, owner, State and public welfare
    33 MRSA Section 1971

  3. Agreements to locate property are regulated
    33 MRSA Section 1976

  4. Professional Investigators must be licensed
    32 MRSA Section 8104

     

Document: Guidelines on Heirfinder Contract Enforcement