LD 99 (subjects: SPENDING , EDUCATION )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=99&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Terry Morrison of South Portland: (D – District 31) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Richard Farnsworth of Portland: (D – District 37) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Ben Chipman of Portland: (D – District 40) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Erik Jorgensen of Portland: (D – District 41) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Peter Stuckey of Portland: (D – District 42) — e-mail
Sen. Catherine Breen of Cumberland: (D – District 25) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Anne Haskell of Cumberland: (D – District 28) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Rebecca Millett of Cumberland: (D – District 29) — e-mail | Facebook
|1/20/2015||Senate||Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS
suggested and ordered printed
On motion by Senator Langley of Hancock REFERRED to the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS
Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
|1/20/2015||House||Bill REFERRED to the Committee on EDUCATION AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS.
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|4/14/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Stabilize the Faculty and Programs at the University of Southern Maine
Emergency preamble. Whereas, acts and resolves of the Legislature do not become effective until 90 days after adjournment unless enacted as emergencies; and
Whereas, due to a decrease in student enrollment and other factors, the University of Southern Maine has cut programs and reduced the size of its faculty; and
Whereas, this legislation is needed as soon as possible to reverse this trend and prevent permanent damage to the University of Southern Maine; and
Whereas, in the judgment of the Legislature, these facts create an emergency within the meaning of the Constitution of Maine and require the following legislation as immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety; now, therefore,
Sec. 1. Appropriations and allocations. The following appropriations and allocations are made.
UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM, BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE
Educational and General Activities – UMS 0031
Initiative: Provides one-time funds to the University of Southern Maine to develop a recruitment and marketing program to stabilize enrollment.
|GENERAL FUND TOTAL||$2,000,000||$0||$0|
Emergency clause. In view of the emergency cited in the preamble, this legislation takes effect when approved.
This bill provides one-time funds of $2,000,000 in fiscal year 2014-15 to the University of Southern Maine to develop a recruitment and marketing program to stabilize enrollment.
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