Maine LD 182: An Act To Eliminate Term Limits for Legislators

LD 182 (subjects: LEGISLATURE , TERM LIMITS )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=182&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. John L. Martin of Eagle Lake: (D – District 151) — e-mail

1 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.
5/19/2015 House Reports READ.
On motion of Representative BRYANT of Windham, the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report was ACCEPTED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
5/20/2015 Senate Reports READ.
On motion by Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset the Majority Ought Not to Pass Report ACCEPTED, in concurrence.
Roll Call Ordered Roll Call # 77 32 Yeas – 2 Nays- 1 Excused – 0 Absent PREVAILED
Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD).

Bill Text

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An Act To Eliminate Term Limits for Legislators

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

Sec. 1. 21-A MRSA 553, sub- 1 and 2, as enacted by IB 1993, c. 1, 1 and affected by 2, are repealed.

SUMMARY

This bill eliminates term limits for Legislators.

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 182 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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