Here’s the link to the Education/Cultural Affairs Committee information and weekly schedule. The public hearing schedule can be found here as well.

Committee Information & Schedule

Listen to live audio of active hearings and sessions held by the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee occurring in room 208.

Listen Live

The Maine Department of Education is involved at various stages of Maine's legislative process, acting as a resource to state legislators by providing them with information about Department programs and Maine's education system; proposing bills and taking positions as appropriate on legislation that affects education in Maine; and, in fulfilling its duty as a state agency, adopting rules to implement laws passed by the Maine State Legislature.

Bill Search and Legislative Calendar

Maine Education Statutes 

Education Rule Chapters

In accordance with State Statute Chapter 35: STATE GOVERNMENT EVALUATION, The Department of Education has submitted our comprehensive report of our agency. Here is the full GEA Report - November 2021.


Courtney Belolan
Director of Policy and Government Affairs
Phone: 207-215-7396

Laura Cyr
Legislative and Constituent Services Specialist
Phone: 207-446-8791
Email: Laura.Cyr@maine.gov