PUBLIC HEARINGS OF INTEREST

The Maine State Chamber of Commerce regularly posts public hearings of interest to Maine businesses during legislative session.

Public hearings are open to everyone. This public hearing schedule is subject to change. Questions may be directed to the Secretary of the Senate’s Office at 207-287-1540. For the most current schedule, please visit http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/lio/phSched.asp or contact the committee clerk.


 
 
 
 
Date   Time   Location   Committee   Hearing

 
 
 
 
                 
Wednesday
March 29, 2017
  10:00 am   Cross Building, Room 211   Energy, Utilities and Technology   LD 756 - An Act To Clarify the Authority of an Affiliate of a Utility To Own Power Generation outside of the Utility's Territory
                 
Wednesday
March 29, 2017
  9:00 am   Cross Building, Room 214   State and Local Government   LD 1007 - RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Increase the Lengths of Terms and Decrease the Number of Terms of Members of the Legislature
                 
Monday
April 3, 2017
  10:00 am   State House, Room 437   Veterans and Legal Affairs   LD 1122 - An Act To Amend the Campaign Reports and Finances Law and the Maine Clean Election Act
                 
Tuesday
April 4, 2017
  1:00 pm   Cross Building, Room 211   Energy, Utilities and Technology   LD 1061 - An Act To Increase Investment and Regulatory Stability in the Electric Industry
                 
Tuesday
April 4, 2017
  1:00 pm   Cross Building, Room 220   Insurance and Financial Services   LD 659 - An Act To Amend the Maine Guaranteed Access Reinsurance Association Act
                 
Wednesday
April 5, 2017
  10:00 am   Cross Building, Room 208   Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development   LD 673 - An Act To Restore the Tip Credit to Maine's Minimum Wage Law
LD 702 - An Act To Restore the Tip Credit to Maine Employees
                 
Wednesday
April 5, 2017
  1:00 pm   Cross Building, Room 208   Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development   LD 774 - An Act To Create a Training Wage
LD 775 - An Act To Prohibit the Minimum Wage from Exceeding the New England Average
LD 778 - An Act To Eliminate the Indexing of the Minimum Wage to Inflation
LD 831 - An Act To Base the Minimum Wage on a New England State Average and To Restore the Tip Credit
LD 971 - An Act To Exempt Certain Employees from the Minimum Wage Laws
LD 991 - An Act To Establish a Minimum Wage for Minors
LD 1005 - An Act Regarding Minimum Wage Increases
                 
Wednesday
April 5, 2017
  9:00 am   Cross Building, Room 214   State and Local Government   LD 1100 - An Act To Increase the Salaries of the Governor and Legislators
                 
Wednesday
April 5, 2017
  1:00 pm   State House, Room 127   Taxation   LD 620 - An Act To Restore the Tax Deduction for Contributions to College Savings Accounts
LD 781 - An Act To Support the Trades through a Tax Credit for Apprenticeship Programs
                 
Thursday
April 6, 2017
  1:00 pm   State House, Room 127   Taxation   LD 904 - An Act To Require the County Commissioners To Adjust the Assessed Value of a Municipality When They Grant an Abatement Request
LD 1071 - An Act To Modify the Tax Increment Financing Laws