Maine - LD1632 - 2017

An Act To Establish the Manufacturing Jobs Energy Program

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Electricity Generation

Added On: 06-08-2017
Updated On: 01-17-2018
Status: Failed
Primary Sponsors: Michael Carpenter (Democratic), James Dill (Democratic), Stephen Stanley (Democratic)





Actions (6)

  • 06-07-2017 - Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY suggested and ordered printed REFERENCE to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence
  • 06-08-2017 - In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • 06-08-2017 - The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
  • 08-02-2017 - CARRIED OVER to any Special or Regular Session of the 128th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1138.
  • 08-02-2017 - Carried over to any special or regular session, or both, of the 128th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1138.
  • 01-18-2018 - Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

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News (1)

LePage's latest salvo in energy fight aims to link long-term energy deals to forest jobs - Bangor Daily News
Published by bangordailynews.com
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:35:39 GMT

PORTLAND, Maine Gov. Paul LePage submitted a bill to lawmakers Wednesday that would allow forest product manufacturers to land special long-term energy contracts, as long as they maintain certain employment levels. LD 1632, introduced by Sen.