Maine's Permanent Commission on the Status of Women


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The Permanent Commission on the Status of Women is a government appointed group dedicated to improving opportunities for women and girls. As such, we advise the Governor and members of the Legislature about policy and social issues affecting women and girls in the state Title 5, Chapter 371-A: Permanent Commission on the Status of Women.


Commission Members List
List Updated 5/14/2021 PDF Format

Panelists discuss challenges surrounding childcare access for women of color in Maine and action steps for change. Moderated by Maine Rep. Rachel Talbot Ross.

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2020 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in Maine

Previous reports

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Watch videos from the 2016 conference sessions

In the Media

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Next Meeting:

Thursday, October 21, 2021
Time: 1:00 - 2:30 PM

Location: Zoom Link to be announced

Meeting Minutes:

June 17, 2021 PDF Format
May 17, 2021 PDF Format
April 15, 2021 PDF Format
February 18, 2021 PDF Format
December 17, 2020 PDF Format
October 15, 2020 PDF Format
July 20, 2020 PDF Format
August 4, 2020 PDF Format
June 15, 2020 PDF Format
March 26, 2020 PDF Format
March 4, 2020 PDF Format
February 6, 2020 PDF Format
January 22, 2020 PDF Format

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