ME LD718 | 2013-2014 | 126th Legislature

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Status: Passed on June 12 2013 - 100% progress
Action: 2013-07-09 - RELEASED
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]

Summary

An Act To Protect Maine Food Consumers' Right To Know about Genetically Engineered Food

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Title

An Act To Protect Maine Food Consumers' Right To Know about Genetically Engineered Food

Sponsors

Rep HarvellSen CainRep AlfondSen James A. Boyle
Sen CollinsSen Margaret M. CravenSen David E. DutrembleSen Gerzofsky
Sen Geoffrey M. GratwickSen HamperSen HaskellSen Hill
Sen JacksonSen JohnsonSen Colleen M. LachowiczSen Langley
Sen MazurekSen MillettSen PatrickSen Plummer
Sen TuttleSen WhittemoreRep BearRep Paulette G. Beaudoin
Rep Michael G. BeaulieuRep Henry E. M. BeckRep Paul Edward BennettRep Andrea M. Boland
Rep Sheryl J. BriggsRep Joseph E. Brooks Rep CampbellRep Michael E. Carey
Rep Alan M. CasavantRep ChapmanRep Kathleen D. ChaseRep H. David Cotta
Rep Dale J. CraftsRep Matthea Elisabeth Larsen Daughtry Rep DavisRep Elizabeth E. Dickerson
Rep DionRep Peter Doak Rep DunphyRep Espling
Rep Jeffrey Evangelos Rep Richard R. Farnsworth Rep Lori Fowle Rep Sara Gideon
Rep GilbertRep GillwayRep GoodeRep Graham
Rep Gay M. Grant Rep GuerinRep Scott M. Hamann Rep Harlow
Rep Craig V. Hickman Rep HobbinsRep Brian L. Hubbell Rep Johnson
Rep JonesRep Erik C. Jorgensen Rep KentRep Keschl
Rep Jonathan L. Kinney Rep KnightRep KrugerRep Kumiega
Rep Karen Kusiak Rep LajoieRep LibbyRep Longstaff
Rep MacdonaldRep MacdonaldRep MakerRep Malaby
Rep Anne-Marie Mastraccio Rep MccabeRep McclellanRep Paul D. McGowan
Rep Andrew J. McLean Rep Kimberly J. Monaghan-Derrig Rep Matthew W. Moonen Rep Stephen W. Moriarty
Rep MorrisonRep NadeauRep NelsonRep Newendyke
Rep ParryRep Peavey HaskellRep PeoplesRep Peterson
Rep Joshua R. Plante Rep Matthew G. Pouliot Rep Christine B. Powers Rep Rankin
Rep Roger E. Reed Rep RocheloRep RussellRep Deane Rykerson
Rep SanbornRep SandersonRep John C. Schneck Rep Shaw
Rep Stanley Byron Short, Jr. Rep SirockiRep SoctomahRep Stephen S. Stanley
Rep StuckeyRep Ryan D. Tipping-Spitz Rep TreatRep Turner
Rep Thomas M. Tyler Rep Lisa Renee Villa Rep VolkRep Wallace Dexter
Rep WeaverRep WelshRep R. Wayne Werts Rep Corey S. Wilson
Rep Ellen A. Winchenbach

Roll Calls

2013-06-12 - Adopt Hb To Ca RC #255 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2013-06-12 - Reconsider RC #254 (Y: 35 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2013-06-12 - Accept Rpt 'a' Otp-a RC #253 (Y: 31 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2013-06-11 - Adopt H B H-444 To C A 393 RC #276 (Y: 141 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2013-07-09SenateRELEASED
2013-06-27SenateHELD at the Request of Senator CUSHING of Penobscot.
2013-06-27SenateTAKEN from the Table by Senator CAIN of Penobscot. PASSED TO BE ENACTED , in concurrence.
2013-06-13SenateOn motion by Senator CAIN of Penobscot, PLACED ON THE SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE, pending ENACTMENT, in concurrence.
2013-06-12HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2013-06-12HousePASSED TO BE ENACTED.
2013-06-12SenateOrdered sent down forthwith.
2013-06-12SenateUnder suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-393) AS AMENDED BY House Amendment "B" (H-444) thereto, in concurrence.
2013-06-12SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (H-393) AS AMENDED BY House Amendment "B" (H-444) thereto ADOPTED, in concurrence.
2013-06-12SenatePREVAILED
2013-06-12Senate(35 -Yeas, 0 -Nays, 0 -Excused, 0 -Absent)
2013-06-12SenateRoll Call Number 255
2013-06-12SenateHouse Amendment "B" (H-444) to Committee Amendment "A" (H-393) READ and ADOPTED, in concurrence. (Roll Call Ordered)
2013-06-12SenatePREVAILED
2013-06-12Senate(35 -Yeas, 0 -Nays, 0 -Excused, 0 -Absent)
2013-06-12SenateRoll Call Number 254
2013-06-12SenateOn motion by Senator JACKSON of Aroostook, RECONSIDERED ADOPTION of Committee Amendment "A" (H-393). (Roll Call Ordered)
2013-06-12SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (H-393) READ and ADOPTED, in concurrence.
2013-06-12SenateREAD ONCE.
2013-06-12SenatePREVAILED
2013-06-12Senate(31 -Yeas, 4 -Nays, 0 -Excused, 0 -Absent)
2013-06-12SenateRoll Call Number 253
2013-06-12SenateOn motion by Senator JACKSON of Aroostook Report "A" Ought to Pass As Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-393) Report ACCEPTED , in concurrence. (Remarks Made) (Roll Call Ordered)
2013-06-12SenateReports READ.
2013-06-11HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2013-06-11HouseThe Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-393) as Amended by House Amendment "B" (H-444) thereto.
2013-06-11HouseUnder suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
2013-06-11HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (H-393) as Amended by House Amendment "B" (H-444) thereto ADOPTED.
2013-06-11HouseROLL CALL NO. 276 (Yeas 141 - Nays 4 - Absent 6 - Excused 0)
2013-06-11HouseOn motion of Representative TIMBERLAKE of Turner, House Amendment "B" (H-444) to Committee Amendment "A" (H-393) was READ and ADOPTED.
2013-06-11HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (H-393) was READ.
2013-06-11HouseThe Bill was READ ONCE.
2013-06-11HouseOn motion of Representative DILL of Old Town, REPORT A Ought to Pass as Amended was ACCEPTED.
2013-06-11HouseSpeaker laid before the House
2013-06-10HouseUnfinished Business
2013-06-10HouseLater today assigned.
2013-06-10HouseOn motion of Representative DILL of Old Town TABLED pending ACCEPTANCE of Any Report.
2013-06-10HouseReports READ.
2013-03-07HouseORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2013-03-07HouseOn motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, The House RECEDED and CONCURRED to REFERENCE to the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY.
2013-03-05SenateOrdered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
2013-03-05SenateOn motion by Senator PATRICK of Oxford REFERRED to the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY, in NON-CONCURRENCE.
2013-03-05SenateTAKEN from the Table by the President.
2013-02-28Senate(Unfinished Business)
2013-02-26Senate(Unfinished Business)
2013-02-26SenateOn motion by Senator PATRICK of Oxford TABLED until Later in Today's Session, pending REFERENCE, in concurrence.
2013-02-26HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2013-02-26HouseThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
2013-02-26HouseCommittee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development suggested and ordered printed.

Subjects


Maine State Sources

TypeSource
Summaryhttp://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?LD=718&snum=126
Texthttp://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0490&item=1&snum=126
Texthttp://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0490&item=2&snum=126
Texthttp://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0490&item=10&snum=126
Texthttp://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/getPDF.asp?paper=HP0490&item=11&snum=126
Roll Callhttp://www.mainelegislature.org/LawMakerWeb/rollcall.asp?ID=280047295&chamber=House&serialnumber=276
Roll Callhttp://www.mainelegislature.org/LawMakerWeb/rollcall.asp?ID=280047295&chamber=Senate&serialnumber=253
Roll Callhttp://www.mainelegislature.org/LawMakerWeb/rollcall.asp?ID=280047295&chamber=Senate&serialnumber=254
Roll Callhttp://www.mainelegislature.org/LawMakerWeb/rollcall.asp?ID=280047295&chamber=Senate&serialnumber=255

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