Maine - LD 540 - 2017

To Help Municipalities Prepare For Sea Level Rise.

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Added On: 02-10-2017
Updated On: 06-21-2017
Status: Passed Both Chambers
Primary Sponsor: Lydia C. Blume (House/Democratic)





Actions (44)

  • 02-14-2017 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 02-14-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
  • 02-14-2017 - Committee on State and Local Government suggested and ordered printed.
  • 02-16-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT in concurrence
  • 04-11-2017 - Later today assigned.
  • 04-11-2017 - The Committee Report was READ.
  • 04-11-2017 - On motion of Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester, TABLED pending ACCEPTANCE of the Committee Report.
  • 04-11-2017 - On OBJECTION of Representative ESPLING of New Gloucester REMOVED.
  • 04-11-2017 - CONSENT CALENDAR - FIRST DAY
  • 04-13-2017 - On motion of Representative HERBIG of Belfast, TABLED pending ACCEPTANCE of the Committee Report.
  • 04-13-2017 - Later today assigned. (Roll Call Ordered)
  • 04-13-2017 - ROLL CALL NO. 33
  • 04-13-2017 - (Yeas 75 - Nays 70 - Absent 5 - Excused 1)
  • 04-13-2017 - Representative FREDETTE of Newport REQUESTED a Roll Call on Acceptance of the Committee Report. More than one-fifth of the members present expressed a desire for a roll call, which was ORDERED.
  • 04-13-2017 - Speaker laid before the House
  • 04-20-2017 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 04-20-2017 - Under suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
  • 04-20-2017 - The Bill was READ ONCE.
  • 04-20-2017 - The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-28).
  • 04-20-2017 - Committee Amendment "A" (H-28) was READ and ADOPTED.
  • 04-20-2017 - (Yeas 88 - Nays 56 - Absent 6 - Excused 1)
  • 04-20-2017 - ROLL CALL NO. 42
  • 04-20-2017 - Subsequently, the Committee Report was ACCEPTED.
  • 04-20-2017 - Speaker laid before the House
  • 04-25-2017 - Senator DAVIS of Piscataquis moved to ACCEPT the Ought to Pass as Amended Report, in concurrence.
  • 04-25-2017 - Report READ
  • 04-25-2017 - On further motion by same Senator, TABLED until Later in Today's Session, pending his motion to ACCEPT the Ought to Pass as Amended Report, in concurrence.
  • 04-27-2017 - Committee Amendment "A" (H-28) READ and ADOPTED
  • 04-27-2017 - ASSIGNED FOR SECOND READING NEXT LEGISLATIVE DAY.
  • 04-27-2017 - READ ONCE
  • 04-27-2017 - Subsequently Report Accepted
  • 04-27-2017 - Taken from the table by the President
  • 05-02-2017 - Ordered sent down forthwith.
  • 05-02-2017 - READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-28), in concurrence.
  • 05-02-2017 - COMMITTEE ON BILLS IN THE SECOND READING REPORTS NO FURTHER VERBAL AMENDMENTS NECESSARY, Senator Saviello, Senate Chair. REPORT ACCEPTED.
  • 05-04-2017 - PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
  • 05-04-2017 - Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 05-09-2017 - Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 112 Yeas 26 - Nays 8 - Excused 1 - Absent 0
  • 05-09-2017 - PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
  • 05-23-2017 - This Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to Article IV, Part Third, Section 2 of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the House proceeded to vote on the question: "Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?"
  • 05-23-2017 - ROLL CALL NO. 126V
  • 05-23-2017 - 84 having voted in the affirmative and 61 in the negative, with 4 being absent, and 2 excused, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become a law and the veto was sustained.
  • 05-23-2017 - ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 05-23-2017 - Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)

Votes (5)

DateMotion (click for details)ChamberCommitteeYes
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No
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Other
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Passed
04-13-2017TABLE UNTIL LATERHouse75706yes
04-20-2017Acceptance of Committee ReportSenate88567yes
04-20-2017Acceptance of Committee ReportHouse88567yes
05-09-2017ENACTMENTSenate2681yes
05-23-2017Reconsideration - VetoHouse84616no

Sponsors (10)

News (1)

Sea-level rise bill swamped by veto - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald (subscription)
Published by knox.villagesoup.com
Tue, 23 May 2017 23:57:24 GMT

Augusta — A bill that would have have required state planning and land use law to reflect projected sea-level rises died when the Maine House failed to override a veto by Gov. Paul LePage. The House voted 84-61 on Tuesday, May 23, to try to override ...