ME LD170 | 2021-2022 | 130th Legislature


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-1)
Status: Vetoed on May 9 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-05-09 - ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


An Act Pertaining to Transmission Lines Not Needed for Reliability or Local Generation

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An Act Pertaining to Transmission Lines Not Needed for Reliability or Local Generation


Roll Calls

2022-05-09 - House - Reconsideration - Veto RC #613 (Y: 47 N: 73 NV: 0 Abs: 27) [FAIL]


2022-05-09HousePlaced in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
2022-05-09HouseROLL CALL NO. 613V 47 having voted in the affirmative and 73 in the negative, 4 Vacancies with 27 being absent, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become a law and the veto was sustained.
2022-05-09HouseThis 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?"
2022-04-14SenatePASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
2022-04-13HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2022-04-13HousePASSED TO BE ENACTED.
2022-04-12SenateUnder suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-931) in concurrence
2022-04-12SenateCommittee Amendment "A" (H-931) READ and ADOPTED
2022-04-12SenateREAD ONCE
2022-04-12SenateOn motion by Senator LAWRENCE of York Report A Ought to Pass As Amended ACCEPTED
2022-04-12SenateTaken from the table by the President
2022-04-11SenateUnfinished Business
2022-04-07SenateUnfinished Business
2022-04-07SenateOn further motion by same Senator TABLED until Later in Today's Session pending his motion to ACCEPT Report A Ought to Pass as Amended,
2022-04-07SenateSenator LAWRENCE of York moved to ACCEPT Report A Ought to Pass as Amended.
2022-04-07SenateReports READ
2022-04-05HouseSent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2022-04-05HouseThe Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-931).
2022-04-05HouseUnder suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
2022-04-05HouseCommittee Amendment "A" (H-931) was READ and ADOPTED.
2022-04-05JointReported Out: OTP-AM/ONTP
2022-04-05HouseThe Bill was READ ONCE.
2022-04-05HouseOn motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, REPORT A Ought to Pass as Amended was ACCEPTED.
2022-04-05HouseReports READ.
2022-03-15JointVoted: Divided Report
2022-03-15JointWork Session Held
2022-03-10JointWork Session Held: TABLED
2021-07-19HouseCarried over, in the same posture, to any special or regular session of the 130th Legislature, pursuant to Joint Order HP 1302.
2021-06-08JointCarry Over Approved
2021-06-08JointCarry Over Requested
2021-03-30HouseCarried over, in the same posture, to a subsequent special or regular session of the 130th Legislature, pursuant to Joint Order SP 435.
2021-03-25JointWork Session Held: TABLED
2021-01-21HouseThe Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY pursuant to Joint Rule 308.2 and ordered printed pursuant to Joint Rule 401.
2021-01-21HouseReceived by the Clerk of the House on January 21, 2021.


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