Maine - LD1588 - 2016

To Require That Public Postsecondary Educational Institutions In The State Give Preference To Maine Producers When Entering Into Contracts Related To Heating Fuel.

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 02-14-2016
Updated On: 09-08-2017
Status: Introduced
Primary Sponsor: Gary Hilliard (Republican)





Actions (6)

  • 05-09-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
  • 05-09-2017 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 05-09-2017 - Committee on State and Local Government suggested and ordered printed.
  • 05-09-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT in concurrence
  • 08-02-2017 - Carried over to any special or regular session, or both, of the 128th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1138.
  • 08-02-2017 - CARRIED OVER to any Special or Regular Session of the 128th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1138.

News (1)

Maine bill encourages the purchase of locally produced pellets - Biomass Magazine
Published by biomassmagazine.com
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 23:14:10 GMT

The bill, LD 1588, was introduced in February by state Rep. Robert Saucier. It specifically targets the University of Maine System, the Maine Maritime Academy and the Maine Community College System. “We need to support the four pellet fuel producers in ...