Maine LD 897: An Act To Move a Township from House District 150 to House District 151

LD 897 (subjects: ELECTIONS , DISTRICTS )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=897&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text & Amendments | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. John L. Martin of Eagle Lake: (D – District 151) — e-mail

1 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
3/12/2015 House Committee on State and Local Government suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/12/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Willette of Aroostook, REFERRED to the Committee on State and Local Government, in concurrence.
5/26/2015 House CONSENT CALENDAR – FIRST DAY
On OBJECTION of Representative FREDETTE of Newport REMOVED.
The Committee Report was READ and ACCEPTED.
ROLL CALL NO. 93
(Yeas 89 – Nays 58 – Absent 4 – Excused 0)
The Bill was READ ONCE.
Committee Amendment “A” (H-188) was READ and ADOPTED.
Under suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (H-188).
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
5/27/2015 Senate Report READ and ACCEPTED, in concurrence.

READ ONCE.

Committee Amendment “A” (H-188) READ and ADOPTED, in concurrence.

Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment “A” (H-188), in concurrence.
5/29/2015 House On motion of Representative MARTIN of Eagle Lake, TABLED pending PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED.
Later today assigned.
5/29/2015 House Unfinished Business
6/1/2015 House Unfinished Business
6/2/2015 House Speaker laid before the House
Motion of Representative MARTIN of Eagle Lake to suspend the rules for the purpose of RECONSIDERATION FAILED.
ROLL CALL NO. 140
(Yeas 80 – Nays 64 – Absent 7 – Excused 0)
On motion of Representative MARTIN of Eagle Lake the Bill and accompanying papers were INDEFINITELY POSTPONED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
6/3/2015 Senate On motion by Senator CUSHING of Penobscot Bill and accompanying papers INDEFINITELY POSTPONED , in concurrence.
Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD).

Bill Text & Amendments

Important Note: The bill text below presents L.D. 897 as originally introduced. L.D. 897 was changed by the legislature through amendment. To understand the impact of this legislation in proper context, be sure to read adopted amendment text, available here: C-A (H-188) .

An Act To Move a Township from House District 150 to House District 151

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

Sec. 1. 21-A MRSA 1204-B, sub- 150 and 151, as enacted by PL 2013, c. 270, Pt. B, 2 and affected by 3, are amended to read:

150. House District 150. House District 150 consists of:

A. In Aroostook County, the minor civil divisions and unorganized territories of Frenchville, Grand Isle, Madawaska, Square Lake, St. Agatha and Van Buren , but does not include Township 14, Range 6.

151. House District 151. House District 151 consists of:

A. In Aroostook County, the minor civil divisions and unorganized territories of Allagash, Ashland, Eagle Lake, Fort Kent, Garfield, Masardis, Nashville, New Canada, Northwest Aroostook, Oxbow, Portage Lake, St. Francis, St. John, Wallagrass and Winterville , including Township 14, Range 6.

summary

Currently, Township 14, Range 6 is located in House District 150. This bill places Township 14, Range 6 in House District 151.

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 897 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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