Legislative Activity
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Explore the chart below to find out more about current, mental health-related legislation in Maine:

  • Click on each bill number to read the document and find out it's status at the state house.
  • Click on available position statements to read NAMI Maine's position.

 

127TH LEGISLATURE  >  2ND REGULAR SESSION

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DOCUMENT TITLE

POSITION STATEMENT

440 DEAD:An Act to Create a Secure, Therapeutic Mental Health Unit

Support;

CONCEPT & Oppose Draft

842 DEAD: An Act to Establish Peer Center Reimbursement Support
873 DEAD: An Act to Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue for Housing for Homeless Veterans Support
949 PASSED: An Act to Enact the Recommendations of the Commission on Independent Living and Disability Support
966 DEAD: An Act to Assist Patients in Need of Psychiatric Services Support
1030 DEAD: An Act to Better Coordinate the Work of Mental Health Crisis Agencies with Law Enforcement Agencies Support
1214  DEADAn Act to Implement the Recommendations of the Mental Health Working Group Support
1421 COMMUTED TO A RESOLVE; An Act to Establish a Tax-free Savings Programs for Individuals with Disabilities Support
 1447  PASSEDAn Act To Authorize Increased Borrowing by the Maine Governmental Facilities Authority To Support the Maine Correctional Center in South Windham Support 
1488
DEAD: An Act to Established the Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion Program in Maine

Support

 

1496 DEAD: An Act to Support Maine People in Recovery

Support,

WITH MORE SPECIFIC STATEMENTS

1499 PASSED: An Act to Increase the Safety of Social workers Support
1526 PASSED: An Act to Permit Disclosure of Certain Intelligence and Investigate Record Information by a Criminal Justice Agency to a Nongovernmental Advocacy Program for Persons with a Mental Illness Support
 1577 DEAD: An Act to Increase the Availability of Mental Health Services 

Oppose,

Caucus presentation

(PL 378)
PASSED; An Act to Combat Drug Addiction through Enforcement, Prevention, Treatment and Recovery

Support;

WITH AMENDMENTS

 1606 PASSED: An Act to Provide Funding to the Maine Budget Stabilization Fund SUPPORT 
 1645 DEAD: An Act to Address Employee Recruitment and Retention Issues at State Mental Health Institutions 

SUPPORT:

With ameNdments

1696  PASSED: Resolve, To Establish a Moratorium on Rate Changes Related to Rule Chapter 101: MaineCare Benefits Manual, Sections 13, 17, 28 and 65  SUPPORT
 1698 PASSED: Resolve, Related to Legislative Review o fa Change to the MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapter II and III, Section 17  SUPPORT 

   

 

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