LD 724 (subjects: FIRE SAFETY , FIRE DEPARTMENTS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=724&PID=1456&snum=127
|3/5/2015||Senate||Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Willette of Aroostook REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|3/10/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|4/28/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Authorize Municipal Fire Districts To Impose Service Charges
Sec. 1. 30-A MRSA 3158 is enacted to read:
3158. Municipal fire districts
Sec. 2. 30-A MRSA 3538, as enacted by PL 1997, c. 698, 2, is amended to read:
3538. Warrant for taxes; service charges
This bill authorizes municipalities to create by ordinance municipal fire districts that may charge service charges for fire protection. The bill also authorizes municipalities to collect service charge revenue, as an alternative to property tax revenue, for the purpose of financing multi-municipal fire districts.
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