Resource Guide Appendix: LEGAL INFORMATION
Last Updated; August 23, 2021
Maine Statutes and Legal Information:
Maine Sign Language Interpreter Licensure: Individuals who are compensated for providing interpreting services for deaf and hard-of-hearing people must be licensed with the Maine Department of Professional and Financial Regulation, Office of Professional and Occupational Regulation (OPOR). OPOR maintains a web page that explains the different types of interpreter licenses and identifies the requirements and procedures for obtaining a license, as well as links to the Maine laws and rules that govern interpreter licensure.
Website: Maine Sign Language Interpreter Licensure