ME LD162 | 2017-2018 | 128th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-1)
Status: Failed on August 2 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-08-02 - Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]


An Act To Improve Care Provided to Forensic Patients

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An Act To Improve Care Provided to Forensic Patients


Roll Calls

2017-08-02 - House - Reconsideration - Veto RC #442 (Y: 73 N: 64 NV: 0 Abs: 14) [FAIL]
2017-06-22 - Senate - Accept Min Ontp Rpt RC #372 (Y: 13 N: 22 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2017-06-22 - House - Acc Maj Otp As Amended Rep RC #376 (Y: 78 N: 67 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]


2017-08-02HousePlaced in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
2017-08-02HouseROLL CALL NO. 442V 73 having voted in the affirmative and 64 in the negative, with 13 being absent, and 1 excused, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become a law and the veto was sustained.
2017-08-02HouseThis 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?"
2017-07-20SenateSubsequently PASSED TO BE ENACTED in concurrence
2017-07-20SenateOn Motion by Senator HAMPER of Oxford taken from the SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE.
2017-06-27SenateOn motion by Senator HAMPER of Oxford PLACED ON THE SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE pending ENACTMENT in concurrence
2017-06-23HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2017-06-23HousePASSED TO BE ENACTED.
2017-06-22SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (H-482) READ and ADOPTED Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-482) in concurrence
2017-06-22SenateREAD ONCE
2017-06-22SenateSubsequently The Majority Ought to Pass As Amended Report ACCEPTED
2017-06-22SenateRoll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 372 Yeas 13 - Nays 22 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
2017-06-22SenateMotion by Senator BRAKEY of Androscoggin to ACCEPT the Minority Ought Not to Pass Report. FAILED
2017-06-22SenateReports Read
2017-06-22HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2017-06-22HouseThe Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-482).
2017-06-22HouseUnder suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
2017-06-22HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (H-482) was READ and ADOPTED.
2017-06-22HouseThe Bill was READ ONCE.
2017-06-22HouseROLL CALL NO. 376 (Yeas 78 - Nays 67 - Absent 6 - Excused 0)
2017-06-22HouseOn motion of Representative HYMANSON of York, the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report was ACCEPTED.
2017-06-22HouseSpeaker laid before the House
2017-06-21HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-20HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-19HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-16HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-15HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-14HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-13HouseUnfinished Business
2017-06-13HouseLater today assigned.
2017-06-13HouseOn motion of Representative HYMANSON of York, TABLED pending ACCEPTANCE of Either Report.
2017-06-13HouseReports READ.
2017-01-26SenateThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES in concurrence
2017-01-19HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2017-01-19HouseThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
2017-01-19HouseCommittee on Health and Human Services suggested and ordered printed.


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