This afternoon the Appropriations committee met to consider remaining bills carried over from the First Regular Session.
|LD 25||An Act to Exclude Certain State Share of the Total Cost of Funding a Public Education||Mason||Tabled|
|LD 276||Resolve, To Improve Access to Oral Health Care for Maine Residents||Cain||ONTP|
|LD 390||An Act to Restore MaineCare Coverage for Ambulatory Surgical Centers||Cooper||OTP-AM department to absorb|
|LD 440||An Act to Support Community Health Centers Through Tax Credits for Dentists and Primary Care Professionals Practicing in Underserved Areas||Jackson||Tabled|
|LD 464||An Act to a Change Compensation for Career and Technical Education Region Cooperative Board Meetings||Chapman||OTP|
|LD 538||An Act to Align Costs Recognized for Transfer of Nursing Facilities and a Residential Care Facilities with Ordinary Commercial and Government Contracting Standards||Sanderson||OTP-AM date change needed|
|LD 715||An Act to Improve Access to Career and a Technical Schools||Johnson, P||Tabled|
|LD 804||An Act to Improve Preventative Health Care and Reduce a Costs in the MaineCare Program||Carey||ONTP|
|LD 906||An Act to Permit a School Administrative Unit Discretion Concerning Participation of Students from Charter Schools in School Extra Curricular Activities||Moonen||OTP-AM Mandate preamble|
|LD 933||An Act to Establish a Separate Regulatory Board for Dental Hygienists||Sirocki||OTP-AM Funding from the Board of Dental Examiners account|
|LD 979||An Act to Exempt from the Sales Tax Sales of the American Flag||Short||Tabled|
|LD 998||An Act to Provide Consistency in the a Application of the Property Tax Exemption for Religious Organizations||Haskell||ONTP|
|LD 1185||An Act to Enhance Efforts to Use Locally Produced Foods in Schools||McCabe||OTP-AM Mandate preamble and date change|
|LD 1445||An Act to Facilitate Children’s Testimony||Tyler||ONTP|
Tomorrow AFA will meet again to consider the film tax credit bill, the 4 remaining carry over bills (LD: 1853, 25, 440, 715 and 979) and the bills on the Appropriations Table.
The full schedule may be found here: http://www.maine.gov/legis/ofpr/appropriations_committee/schedule_agendas/index.htm
As always please join the committee in Room 228, listen online at: http://www.maine.gov/legis/ofpr/appropriations_committee/audio/index.htm or watch MPBN’s Capitol Connection broadcast either here: http://www.mpbn.net/News/MaineCapitolConnection.aspx, over the air or through your cable provider.