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  1. Introduced 2019-02-12
  2. Passed House 2019-06-04
  3. Passed Senate 2019-06-05
  4. Signed into Law
LD 795
Maine House Bill
Bill Title:
HP 583, Resolution, Proposing An Amendment To The Constitution Of Maine To Establish A Right To Food
Last Action:
2020-03-17, Senate: CARRIED OVER to any Special Session of the 129th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order SP 788.
Latest bill text:
Bill Text H-B (H-675)

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2020-03-17, Senate
  • CARRIED OVER to any Special Session of the 129th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order SP 788.
2020-03-17, House
  • This being a Constitutional Amendment, in accordance with the provisions of Section 4 of Article X of the Constitution, a two-thirds vote of the membership of the House present was necessary.
  • On motion of Representative STEWART of Presque Isle, TABLED pending FINAL PASSAGE.
  • ROLL CALL NO. 371
  • (Yeas 72 - Nays 65 - Absent 1 - Excused 12) - Vacant 1
  • Later today assigned.
  • Carried over, in the same posture, to any special session of the 129th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order SP 788.
2020-03-12, Senate
  • On motion by Senator LIBBY of Androscoggin The Senate RECEDED and CONCURRED With PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) AND House Amendment "B" (H-675) in concurrence
2020-03-10, House
  • Speaker laid before the House
  • On motion of Representative HICKMAN of Winthrop, the RULES were SUSPENDED for the purpose of RECONSIDERATION.
  • On further motion of the same Representative the House RECONSIDERED its action whereby the RESOLUTION was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED.
  • On further motion of same Representative under further SUSPENSION of the RULES the House RECONSIDERED its action whereby House Amendment "A" (H-541) was ADOPTED.
  • On further motion of same Representative House Amendment "A" (H-541) was INDEFINITELY POSTPONED.
  • On further motion of same Representative House Amendment "B" (H-675) was READ and ADOPTED.
  • Subsequently, the Resolution was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) and House Amendment "B" (H-675).
  • ROLL CALL NO. 361
  • (Yeas 93 - Nays 49 - Absent 7 - Excused 1) - Vacant 1
  • In NON-CONCURRENCE and sent for concurrence.
  • ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-20, Senate
  • CARRIED OVER to any Special or Regular Sessions, or both, of the 129th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1322.
2019-06-20, House
  • Carried over to any special or regular sessions, or both, of the 129th Legislature pursuant to Joint Order HP 1322.
2019-06-17, House
  • On motion of Representative MOONEN of Portland, TABLED pending FINAL PASSAGE.
  • Later today assigned.
2019-06-17, Senate
  • Taken from the table by the President
  • On motion by Senator VITELLI of Sagadahoc The Senate RECEDED and CONCURRED With PASSAGE TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) AND House Amendment "A" (H-541) in concurrence
2019-06-13, Senate
  • On motion by Senator LIBBY of Androscoggin Tabled until Later in Today's Session, pending FURTHER CONSIDERATION
2019-06-12, House
  • Speaker laid before the House
  • Subsequently, On motion of Representative HICKMAN of Winthrop, under suspension of the rules, the House RECONSIDERED its action whereby the RESOLUTION was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED.
  • On further motion of same Representative House Amendment "A" (H-541) was READ and ADOPTED.
  • Subsequently, the RESOLUTION was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) and House Amendment "A" (H-541).
  • In NON-CONCURRENCE and sent for concurrence.
  • ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-06-06, House
  • On motion of Representative FECTEAU of Biddeford, TABLED pending FINAL PASSAGE.
  • Later today assigned.
2019-06-05, Senate
  • Reports Read
  • On motion by Senator DILL of Penobscot the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report ACCEPTED.
  • Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 193 Yeas 21 - Nays 14 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
  • READ ONCE
  • Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) READ and ADOPTED
  • Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) in concurrence
2019-06-04, House
  • Reports READ.
  • On motion of Representative HICKMAN of Winthrop, the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report was ACCEPTED.
  • ROLL CALL NO. 176
  • (Yeas 93 - Nays 47 - Absent 8 - Excused 2 Vacant 1)
  • The RESOLUTION was READ ONCE.
  • Committee Amendment "A" (H-430) was READ and ADOPTED.
  • Under suspension of the rules, the RESOLUTION was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
  • The RESOLUTION was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-430).
  • Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
2019-02-12, Senate
  • The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY in concurrence
2019-02-12, House
  • Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry suggested and ordered printed.
  • The RESOLUTION was REFERRED to the Committee on AGRICULTURE, CONSERVATION AND FORESTRY.
  • Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.