LD 40 (subjects: SURFACE WATER , LAKES )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=40&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Robert Duchesne of Hudson: (D – District 121) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Paul Davis of Piscataquis: (R – District 4) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Brian Langley of Hancock: (R – District 7) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/20/2015||Senate||Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Saviello of Franklin REFERRED to the Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|1/20/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|4/7/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Protect Maine’s Great Ponds
Sec. 1. 38 MRSA 418-B is enacted to read:
418-B. Prohibition on application of fertilizers near great ponds
This bill creates a prohibition on the application of fertilizers within 50 feet of the normal high-water line of a great pond, with exceptions for persons involved in agriculture or applying fertilizer to establish or restore vegetation to stop, slow or remediate shoreline erosion or damage.
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This information about LD 40 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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