Maine LD 172: An Act To Allow Gold Star Parents Who Are Maine Residents To Use the Maine Turnpike at No Charge

LD 172 (subjects: TURNPIKE AUTHORITY , POWERS )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=172&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Donna Doore of Augusta: (D – District 85) — e-mail | Facebook

9 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
1/29/2015 House Committee on Transportation suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on TRANSPORTATION.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2/3/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Collins of York, REFERRED to the Committee on Transportation, in concurrence.
3/5/2015 Senate Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Bill Text

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An Act To Allow Gold Star Parents Who Are Maine Residents To Use the Maine Turnpike at No Charge

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

Sec. 1. 23 MRSA 1973, sub- 6 is enacted to read:

6. Use by gold star parents. The authority shall waive tolls on the turnpike for a person who is a resident of this State and who is a parent eligible to receive a gold star lapel button under 10 United States Code, Section 1126 (2010). The authority shall issue a windshield placard to a person for whom tolls are waived under this section.

SUMMARY

This bill requires the Maine Turnpike Authority to waive tolls on the Maine Turnpike for a person who is a Maine resident and who is a parent eligible to receive a gold star lapel button under 10 United States Code, Section 1126 (2010).

Patterns of Support

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Note: Maine Clean Elections Act (MCEA) Qualified candidates only accept a small dollar value of initial contributions early in their campaigns, pledge not to accept further campaign contributions from private sources, and receive public funding for their campaigns. MCEA Non-Qualified candidates choose not to obtain public funding and instead are free to accept campaign contributions from individuals, party committees, political action committees and business sources.


This information about LD 172 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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