LD 1503
Session - 127th Maine Legislature
S "A" to C "A", Filing Number S-435, Sponsored by Baker
LR 2423
Item 4
Bill Tracking, Additional Documents Chamber Status

Amend the amendment by inserting after the substitute title the following:

Amend the bill by inserting after the title and before the enacting clause the following:

Emergency preamble. Whereas,  acts and resolves of the Legislature do not become effective until 90 days after adjournment unless enacted as emergencies; and

Whereas,  this legislation amends the laws governing lobster and crab fishing licenses; and

Whereas,  this legislation needs to take effect before the upcoming fishing season starts; and

Whereas,  in the judgment of the Legislature, these facts create an emergency within the meaning of the Constitution of Maine and require the following legislation as immediately necessary for the preservation of the public peace, health and safety; now, therefore,

Amend the amendment by inserting at the end before the summary the following:

Amend the bill by adding before the summary the following:

Emergency clause. In view of the emergency cited in the preamble, this legislation takes effect when approved.


This amendment adds an emergency preamble and emergency clause.

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