State of Maine Proclamation


WHEREAS, on September 14, 2023, I proclaimed an Emergency under 37-B M.R.S. §§ 703(2) & 742(l)(A), 37-B M.R.S. Ch. 13, sub-ch. II., and 22 M.R.S. §§ 801(4-A) & 802(2-A) because of the threat of widespread or severe damage, injury, loss of life and property resulting from the storm known as Hurricane Lee; and

WHEREAS, the Proclamation of Emergency facilitated preparation efforts led by the Maine Emergency Management Agency; and

WHEREAS, the storm conditions have exited the State of Maine;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Janet T. Mills, Governor of the State of Maine, pursuant to Me. Const. Art V, Pt 1, §§ 1 and 12, do hereby find that the conditions constituting an Emergency no longer exist and therefore declare by this Proclamation under 37-B M.R.S. § 743(1) the State of Energy Emergency is terminated.

Dated this 17th day of September, 2023.

In testimony whereof, I have caused the Great Seal of the State to be hereunto affixed GIVEN under my hand at Augusta and dated this seventeenth day of September, Two Thousand Twenty-three.

Official Seal of the State of Maine

  • Signature of Shenna Bellows
  • Shenna Bellows
  • Secretary of State
  • Signature of Janet Mills
  • Janet T. Mills
  • Governor