LD 287 (subjects: ELECTIONS , POLITICAL SIGNS )
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|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)|
An Act To Improve Traffic Safety during Political Campaign Seasons
Sec. 1. 23 MRSA 1913-A, sub- 1, H, as amended by PL 2013, c. 529, 8, is repealed.
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.
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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.
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