An Act To Create Stability in the Control of Pesticides
Sec. 1. 22 MRSA §1471-C, sub-§13-A, as enacted by PL 1987, c. 723, §3, is amended to read:
Sec. 2. 22 MRSA §1471-U, as repealed and replaced by PL 1989, c. 93, §1, is amended to read:
§ 1471-U. Municipal ordinances
This bill prohibits a municipality from adopting an ordinance that specifically applies to pesticide storage, distribution or use unless the ordinance exempts farms, nurseries and golf courses and the municipality establishes a municipal reviewing authority that is similar to the Board of Pesticides Control within the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry.