Maine LD 287: An Act To Improve Traffic Safety during Political Campaign Seasons

LD 287 (subjects: ELECTIONS , POLITICAL SIGNS )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=287&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. Michael Devin of Newcastle: (D – District 90) — e-mail | Facebook

1 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
2/5/2015 House Committee on VETERANS AND LEGAL AFFAIRS suggested and ordered printed.
On motion of Representative LUCHINI of Ellsworth, the Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on TRANSPORTATION.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2/10/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Collins of York, REFERRED to the Committee on Transportation, in concurrence.
6/30/2015 Senate CARRIED OVER to any Special or Regular Session of the 127th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 992. in concurrence
6/30/2015 House Carried over to any special and/or regular session of the 127th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 992.
6/30/2015 Senate CARRIED OVER to any Special or Regular Session of the 127th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 992. , in concurrence.
2/23/2016 Senate Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Bill Text

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An Act To Improve Traffic Safety during Political Campaign Seasons

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

Sec. 1. 23 MRSA 1913-A, sub- 1, H, as amended by PL 2013, c. 529, 8, is repealed.

SUMMARY

Current law allows political signs to be erected and maintained within the public right-of-way without a license or permit. This bill repeals that law.

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 287 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
The Open Maine Politics website is in a beta release and results should not be taken as definitive. Please visit the official website of the Maine State Legislature for entirely verifiable information.

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