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LD 977 - Repealing School District Consolidation - Key Vote

Maine Key Votes

Debra Plowman voted Nay (Ought Not to Pass Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - "Ought Not to Pass" Report Adopted (House) (74-69) - (Key vote)

Title: Repealing School District Consolidation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion not to pass a bill that repeals the school district consolidation measures passed in 2007.

Highlights:
-Initiated as the result of a citizen petition. -Repeals all laws related to school district consolidation and restores all laws that were amended or appealed to accommodate the consolidation (Sec. 7). -Dismisses fines that could have been imposed against schools that did not conform to the consolidation (Sec. 12).
Note:

NOTE: PASSAGE OF AN "OUGHT NOT TO PASS" REPORT EFFECTIVELY DEFEATS THE BILL. HOWEVER, IT WILL STILL BE TRANSMITTED TO THE NEXT HOUSE FOR CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE BILL IS DEFEATED FOR THE SESSION.

Legislation - "Ought Not to Pass" Report Rejected (Senate) (16-19) - (Key vote)

Title: Repealing School District Consolidation

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion not to pass a bill that repeals the school district consolidation measures passed in 2007.

Highlights:
-Initiated as the result of a citizen petition. -Repeals all laws related to school district consolidation and restores all laws that were amended or appealed to accommodate the consolidation (Sec. 7). -Dismisses fines that could have been imposed against schools that did not conform to the consolidation (Sec. 12).
Note:

NOTE: PASSAGE OF AN "OUGHT NOT TO PASS" REPORT EFFECTIVELY DEFEATS THE BILL. HOWEVER, IT WILL STILL BE TRANSMITTED TO THE NEXT HOUSE FOR CONSIDERATION BEFORE THE BILL IS DEFEATED FOR THE SESSION.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Repealing School District Consolidation

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