Maine LD 260: Resolve, To Create a License Plate To Recognize the Centennial of the United States Navy Reserve

LD 260 (subjects: MOTOR VEHICLES , NUMBER PLATES )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=260&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text & Amendments | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Sen. Ronald Collins of York: (R – District 34) — e-mail | Facebook

9 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
2/3/2015 Senate Committee on TRANSPORTATION
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Collins of York REFERRED to the Committee on TRANSPORTATION
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
2/3/2015 House Resolve REFERRED to the Committee on TRANSPORTATION.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/2/2015 Senate Report READ and ACCEPTED READ ONCE Committee Amendment “A” (S-11) READ and ADOPTED ASSIGNED FOR SECOND READING NEXT LEGISLATIVE DAY.
4/7/2015 Senate COMMITTEE ON BILLS IN THE SECOND READING REPORTS NO FURTHER VERBAL AMENDMENTS NECESSARY, Senator Saviello, Senate Chair. REPORT ACCEPTED.
READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment “A” (S-11).
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
4/9/2015 House CONSENT CALENDAR – FIRST DAY
4/14/2015 House Committee on Bills in the Second Reading Reports no further verbal amendments necessary Representative McLEAN of Gorham, Chair, House of Representatives Report Accepted.
CONSENT CALENDAR – SECOND DAY.
The Resolve was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (S-11).
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/16/2015 House FINALLY PASSED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
4/21/2015 Senate On motion by Senator COLLINS of York PLACED ON THE SPECIAL HIGHWAY TABLE pending FINAL PASSAGE – Emergency 2/3 Elected Required
6/22/2015 Senate On motion by Senator COLLINS of York TAKEN FROM THE SPECIAL HIGHWAY TABLE FINALLY PASSED – Emergency 2/3 Elected Required , in concurrence.
6/23/2015 Senate LD 260 – Secretary of State – Administration Motor Vehicles 007 – Highway Fund ($4,000) In Senate, June 23, 2015, this Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the Senate proceeded to vote on the question: “Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?” 32 In Favor and 0 Against , accordingly it was the vote of the Senate that the Bill become law and the VETO was OVERRIDDEN.
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
6/23/2015 Senate LD 260 – Secretary of State – Administration Motor Vehicles 0077 – Highway Fund Total ($4,000) In Senate, June 23, 2015, this Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the Senate proceeded to vote on the question: “Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?” 31 In Favor and 0 Agianst , accordingly it was the vote of the Senate that the Bill become law and the VETO was OVERRIDDEN.
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
6/23/2015 House Secretary of State – Administration Motor Vehicles 0077 – Highway Fund – All Other – 2015-16 – $4,000
This dollar amount, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the House proceeded to vote on the question: “Shall this dollar amount become law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?”
It was the vote of the House that this dollar amount become law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor, since a majority of the members elected to the House so voted.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
6/23/2015 House Secretary of State – Administration Motor Vehicles 0077 – Highway Fund Total – $4,000
This dollar amount, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to the provisions of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the House proceeded to vote on the question: “Shall this dollar amount become law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?”
It was the vote of the House that this dollar amount become law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor, since a majority of the members elected to the House so voted.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.

Bill Text & Amendments

Important Note: The bill text below presents L.D. 260 as originally introduced. L.D. 260 was changed by the legislature through amendment. To understand the impact of this legislation in proper context, be sure to read adopted amendment text, available here: C-A (S-11) .

Resolve, To Create a License Plate To Recognize the Centennial of the United States Navy Reserve

Emergency preamble. Whereas, acts and resolves of the Legislature do not become effective until 90 days after adjournment unless enacted as emergencies; and

Whereas, the federal Naval Appropriations Act of 1916, dated March 3, 1915, established a United States Naval Reserve, and March 3, 2015 marks the centennial celebration of what is now called the United States Navy Reserve; and

Whereas, this legislation honors and recognizes this important anniversary and the men and women who serve and have served in the United States Navy Reserve; and

Whereas, the anniversary date of the United States Navy Reserve is prior to the effective date of nonemergency legislation; and

Whereas, in the judgment of the Legislature, these facts create an emergency within the meaning of the Constitution of Maine and require the following legislation as immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety; now, therefore, be it

Sec.
1.
Navy Reserve centennial plate. Resolved: That, notwithstanding the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 29-A, section 454, the Secretary of State shall issue, at no cost to the Secretary of State, a reflectorized, commemorative, simulated registration plate in recognition and celebration of the centennial of the United States Navy Reserve on March 3, 2015. The Secretary of State shall design the plate in consultation with the United States Navy Reserve, and the plate must bear the date of its expiration, which is March 3, 2016. The United States Navy Reserve centennial commemorative plate may be displayed by covering, but not removing, the front registration plate on a motor vehicle, including a motor vehicle registered outside this State and operated within it, until March 3, 2016. A truck tractor as defined in Title 29-A, section 101, subsection 90 may not display the plate under this section; and be it further

Sec.
2.
Administrative fee; distribution. Resolved: That the Secretary of State shall develop a plan for the sale and distribution of the United States Navy Reserve centennial commemorative plate under section 1. The fee for the United States Navy Reserve centennial commemorative plate is $15, which must be distributed as follows:

1. Five dollars per plate to the Secretary of State for the costs associated with production and issuance of the plates; and

2. Ten dollars per plate to the Maine Military Family Relief Fund established in the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 37-B, section 158; and be it further

Sec.
3.
Other uses prohibited. Resolved: That a United States Navy Reserve centennial commemorative plate may not be sold or displayed except as provided in this resolve; and be it further

Sec.
4.
Appropriations and allocations. Resolved: That the following appropriations and allocations are made.

SECRETARY OF STATE, DEPARTMENT OF

Administration – Motor Vehicles 0077

Initiative: Provides funding for materials to manufacture 1,800 special commemorative license plates celebrating the United States Navy Reserve centennial.

HIGHWAY FUND 2015-16
All Other
$4,000
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HIGHWAY FUND TOTAL $4,000

Emergency clause. In view of the emergency cited in the preamble, this legislation takes effect when approved.

SUMMARY

This resolve creates a special commemorative, simulated motor vehicle registration plate in celebration of the centennial of the United States Navy Reserve, which takes place March 3, 2015. The Secretary of State is directed to design and issue the plate, which may be displayed until March 3, 2016 covering the front registration plate. Revenue generated by the sale of the plate in excess of the cost of production and issuance will be given to the Maine Military Family Relief Fund.

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