Maine LD 165: An Act Regarding the Funding of Volunteer Fire Departments

LD 165 (subjects: FIRE SAFETY , FIRE DEPARTMENTS )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=165&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Timothy Theriault of China: (R – District 79) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook

6 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
1/29/2015 House Committee on State and Local Government suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2/3/2015 Senate On motion by Senator MASON of Androscoggin REFERRED to the Committee on State and Local Government, in concurrence.
3/18/2015 House Reports READ.
On motion of Representative MARTIN of Sinclair, the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report was ACCEPTED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/19/2015 Senate Reports READ.
On motion by Senator WILLETTE of Aroostook the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report ACCEPTED, in concurrence.
Placed in the Legislative Files (DEAD).

Bill Text

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An Act Regarding the Funding of Volunteer Fire Departments

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 30-A MRSA 5722, sub- 4, A, as enacted by PL 1987, c. 737, Pt. A, 2 and Pt. C, 106 and amended by PL 1989, c. 6; c. 9, 2; and c. 104, Pt. C, 8 and 10, is repealed.

summary

This bill repeals statutory language that specifies how a municipality may appropriate amounts of $1,000 or less to its incorporated volunteer fire department.

Patterns of Support

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This information about LD 165 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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