LD 339
Session - 129th Maine Legislature
LR 777
Item 1
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An Act To Prohibit Unattended Watercraft on Open Water

Be it enacted by the People of the State of Maine as follows:

Sec. 1. 12 MRSA §13068-A, sub-§17  is enacted to read:

17 Unattended watercraft.   A person may not leave a watercraft unattended. A watercraft is unattended if it is in open water and not in the immediate control of the operator.
A A person who violates this subsection commits a civil violation for which a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $500 may be adjudged.


This bill makes a person's leaving a watercraft unattended in open water a civil violation.

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