LD 800 (subjects: FISH , FISHWAYS )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=800&PID=1456&snum=127
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Rep. Roger Reed of Carmel: (R – District 103) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Stanley Short of Pittsfield: (I – District 106) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Peter Lyford of Eddington: (R – District 129) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Michael Willette of Aroostook: (R – District 2) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Paul Davis of Piscataquis: (R – District 4) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. David Burns of Washington: (R – District 6) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|3/10/2015||House||Committee on MARINE RESOURCES suggested and ordered printed.
On motion of Representative FREDETTE of Newport, TABLED pending REFERENCE.
ROLL CALL NO. 4
(Yeas 75 – Nays 73 – Absent 2 – Excused 0) (Vacancy 1)
Later today assigned.
|3/19/2015||House||Speaker laid before the House
Subsequently, the Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on MARINE RESOURCES.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|3/24/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator BAKER of Sagadahoc Tabled until Later in Today’s Session, pending REFERENCE , in concurrence.
|4/1/2015||Senate||Taken from the table by the President
On motion by Senator Davis of Piscataquis REFERRED to the Committee on INLAND FISHERIES AND WILDLIFE , in NON-CONCURRENCE.
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|4/2/2015||House||The House INSISTED on REFERENCE to the Committee on MARINE RESOURCES.
Motion of Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester to ASK for a COMMITTEE OF CONFERENCE FAILED.
ROLL CALL NO. 11
(Yeas 63 – Nays 82 – Absent 6 – Excused 0)
ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|4/7/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator BAKER of Sagadahoc The Senate RECEDED and CONCURRED With REFERENCE to Committee on Marine Resources , in concurrence.|
|5/21/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Prevent Passage of Alewives through the Grand Falls Dam on the St. Croix River
Sec. 1. 12 MRSA 6134, first , as enacted by PL 2013, c. 47, 1, is amended to read:
By May 1, 2013 May 1, 2016, the commissioner and the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife shall ensure that the fishways fishway on the Woodland Dam and the Grand Falls Dam located on the St. Croix River are is configured or operated in a manner that allows the unconstrained prevents passage of river herring.
This bill requires the fishway on the Grand Falls Dam located on the St. Croix River to be configured or operated to prevent passage of river herring into the lakes that form the headwaters of the river, including, but not limited to, Grand Falls Flowage, Big Lake, West Grand Lake and Spednic Lake.
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In The News…
Recent news stories featuring LD 800:
- Portland Press Herald: Maine lawmakers reject bill to bar alewives from upper St. Croix River
- Portland Press Herald: Latest dispute over alewives in St. Croix River may lead to independent review
This information about LD 800 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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