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  • Introduced
    May 13, 2021
  • Passed House
    Jun 15, 2021
  • Passed Senate
    Jun 16, 2021
  • Signed into Law
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LD 1708
Maine House Bill
HP 1269, An Act To Create The Pine Tree Power Company, A Nonprofit Utility, To Deliver Lower Rates, Reliability And Local Control For Maine Energy Independence
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House • Jul 19, 2021: ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
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  • Jul 19, 2021 | House
    • This Bill, having been returned by the Governor, together with objections to the same pursuant to Article IV, Part Third, Section 2 of the Constitution of the State of Maine, after reconsideration, the House proceeded to vote on the question: "Shall this Bill become a law notwithstanding the objections of the Governor?"
    • ROLL CALL NO. 427V
    • 68 having voted in the affirmative and 65 in the negative, with 17 being absent, and 0 excused, and accordingly it was the vote of the House that the Bill not become a law and the veto was sustained.
    • Placed in the Legislative Files. (DEAD)
    • ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • Jun 30, 2021 | Senate
    • PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
    • Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 472 Yeas 18 - Nays 14 - Excused 3 - Absent 0
  • Jun 30, 2021 | House
    • PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
    • Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • Jun 30, 2021 | Senate
    • Senator VITELLI of Sagadahoc moved to RECEDE and CONCUR
    • On motion by Senator DAUGHTRY of Cumberland The Senate RECONSIDERED the RECEDE and CONCUR motion
    • On motion by Senator VITELLI of Sagadahoc The Senate RECEDED and CONCURRED To PASSAGE TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) as Amended by House Amendment "B" (H-738) thereto in concurrence
    • Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 464 Yeas 18 - Nays 15 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
  • Jun 30, 2021 | House
    • Speaker laid before the House
    • On motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, the House RECEDED.
    • On motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, House Amendment "B" (H-738) to Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) was READ and ADOPTED.
    • ROLL CALL NO. 388
    • (Yeas 77 - Nays 68 - Absent 6 - Excused 0)
    • Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) as Amended by House Amendment "B" (H-738) thereto was ADOPTED.
    • Subsequently, the Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) as Amended by House Amendment "B" (H-738) thereto.
    • In NON-CONCURRENCE and sent for concurrence.
    • ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • Jun 18, 2021 | Senate
    • On motion by Senator POULIOT of Kennebec Tabled until Later in Today's Session, pending PASSED TO BE ENACTED, in concurrence.
    • Taken from the table by the President
    • FAILED PASSAGE TO BE ENACTED In NON-CONCURRENCE
    • Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 438 Yeas 17 - Nays 18 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
    • HELD at the Request of Senator CLAXTON of Androscoggin.
    • RELEASED.
    • Sent down for concurrence
  • Jun 18, 2021 | House
    • On motion of Representative DUNPHY of Old Town, TABLED pending FURTHER CONSIDERATION.
    • Later today assigned.
  • Jun 17, 2021 | House
    • PASSED TO BE ENACTED.
    • Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • Jun 16, 2021 | Senate
    • Reports READ
    • On motion by Senator LAWRENCE of York The Majority Ought to Pass As Amended Report ACCEPTED
    • Roll Call Ordered Roll Call Number 388 Yeas 19 - Nays 16 - Excused 0 - Absent 0
    • READ ONCE
    • Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) READ and ADOPTED
    • Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED by Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) in concurrence
  • Jun 15, 2021 | House
    • Reports READ.
    • On motion of Representative BERRY of Bowdoinham, the Majority Ought to Pass as Amended Report was ACCEPTED.
    • ROLL CALL NO. 302
    • (Yeas 76 - Nays 64 - Absent 11 - Excused 0)
    • The Bill was READ ONCE.
    • Committee Amendment "A" (H-640) was READ and ADOPTED.
    • Under suspension of the rules, the Bill was given its SECOND READING without REFERENCE to the Committee on Bills in the Second Reading.
    • The Bill was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment "A" (H-640).
    • ROLL CALL NO. 303
    • (Yeas 76 - Nays 62 - Absent 13 - Excused 0)
    • Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
  • May 13, 2021 | House
    • Received by the Clerk of the House on May 13, 2021.
    • The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on ENERGY, UTILITIES AND TECHNOLOGY pursuant to Joint Rule 308.2 and ordered printed pursuant to Joint Rule 401.