ME LD1383 | 2019-2020 | 129th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Failed on June 13 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-13 - Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


An Act To Amend Maine's Municipal Land Use and Eminent Domain Laws Regarding High-impact Electric Transmission Lines

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An Act To Amend Maine's Municipal Land Use and Eminent Domain Laws Regarding High-impact Electric Transmission Lines


Roll Calls

2019-06-13 - House - Reconsideration - Veto RC #247 (Y: 79 N: 64 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [FAIL]
2019-06-10 - Senate - Accept Rpt 'a' Otp-a RC #249 (Y: 32 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-06-06 - House - Acc Report 'a' Otp As Amend RC #196 (Y: 83 N: 59 NV: 0 Abs: 8) [PASS]


2019-06-13HousePlaced in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
2019-06-13HouseROLL CALL NO. 247V 79 having voted in the affirmative and 64 in the negative, with 7 being absent, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become a law and the veto was sustained.
2019-06-13HouseThis 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?"
2019-06-11SenatePASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
2019-06-11HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-11HousePASSED TO BE ENACTED.
2019-06-10SenateUnder suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-435) in concurrence
2019-06-10SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (H-435) READ and ADOPTED
2019-06-10SenateREAD ONCE
2019-06-10SenateRoll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 249 Yeas 32 - Nays 3 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
2019-06-10SenateOn motion by Senator LAWRENCE of York Report A Ought to Pass As Amended ACCEPTED
2019-06-10SenateTaken from the table by the President
2019-06-07SenateUnfinished Business
2019-06-07SenateOn motion by Senator VITELLI of Sagadahoc Tabled until Later in Today's Session, pending ACCEPTANCE OF ANY REPORT
2019-06-07SenateReports READ
2019-06-06HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-06HouseThe Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-435).
2019-06-06HouseUnder suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
2019-06-06HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (H-435) was READ and ADOPTED.
2019-06-06HouseThe Bill was READ ONCE.
2019-06-06HouseROLL CALL NO. 196 (Yeas 83 - Nays 59 - Absent 6 - Excused 2 Vacant 1)
2019-06-06HouseSubsequently, REPORT A Ought to Pass as Amended was ACCEPTED.
2019-06-06HouseSpeaker laid before the House
2019-06-05HouseUnfinished Business
2019-06-04HouseUnfinished Business
2019-06-04HouseLater today assigned.
2019-06-04HouseOn further motion of same Representative TABLED pending his motion to ACCEPT REPORT A Ought to Pass as Amended .
2019-06-04HouseRepresentative BERRY of Bowdoinham moved to ACCEPT REPORT A Ought to Pass as Amended .
2019-06-04HouseReports READ.
2019-03-26SenateThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY in concurrence
2019-03-26HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-03-26HouseThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY.
2019-03-26HouseCommittee on Energy, Utilities and Technology suggested and ordered printed.


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