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LD 1357 - Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations - Key Vote

Maine Key Votes

Barry Hobbins voted Nay (Override of Veto) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Veto Override Failed (Senate) (7-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill that repeals the requirement to prove legal presence in the United States before obtaining a driver's license, and enacts restrictions on the use and distribution of digital, biometric and other information.

Highlights:
-Requires that digital image information used for identification purposes be confidential, and mandates that any person who distributes this information without authorization from the Legislature is guilty of a civil violation punishable by a fine of not more than $500 (Sec. 6).
Note:

NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS ELECTED IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (18-17) - (Key vote)

Title: Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the requirement to prove legal presence in the United States before obtaining a driver's license, and enacts restrictions on the use and distribution of digital, biometric and other information.

Highlights:
-Requires that digital image information used for identification purposes be confidential, and mandates that any person who distributes this information without authorization from the Legislature is guilty of a civil violation punishable by a fine of not more than $500 (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (81-56) - (Key vote)

Title: Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the requirement to prove legal presence in the United States before obtaining a driver's license, and enacts restrictions on the use and distribution of digital, biometric and other information.

Highlights:
-Requires that digital image information used for identification purposes be confidential, and mandates that any person who distributes this information without authorization from the Legislature is guilty of a civil violation punishable by a fine of not more than $500 (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Relating to Driver's License and Identification Card Regulations

Sponsors

  • Dennis S. Damon (ME - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Philip L. Bartlett II (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lawrence Steven 'Larry' Bliss (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Peter B. 'Pete' Bowman (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark E. Bryant (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Bruce S. Bryant (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Steven J. 'Steve' Butterfield II (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Emily Ann Cain (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard C. Cleary (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Elspeth M. 'Elsie' Flemings (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Walter R. Gooley (ME - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Charles W. Harlow (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Anne M. Haskell (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jon Hinck (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lisa Tessier Marraché (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John L. Martin (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Edward J. 'Coach' Mazurek (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Elizabeth H. 'Libby' Mitchell (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Leila Jane Percy (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hannah M. Pingree (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John F. Piotti (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Benjamin Marriner 'Ben' Pratt (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • James M. Schatz (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Elizabeth M. Schneider (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Nancy B. Sullivan (ME - D) (Out Of Office)
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