Posts Categorized: Legislative

Legislative Priority Issues

2015 Farm Bureau Policies Requiring Legislation

Christmas Tree Cutting Permits: We shall introduce legislation eliminating the statutory language: “Only one such permit is needed per work crew.” (MRSA Title 12, §8842-A) in the transportation or cutting of Christmas Trees law. We feel that every member of the work crew shall have a copy of the permit. Connect Maine Authority: We shall… Read more >

Legislative

LEGISLATIVE DIGEST No 1 – 1/10/15

This is the first legislative report of the First Regular Session of the 127th Maine Legislature. The Legislative Digest will be sent electronically or by mail weekly to Maine Farm Bureau members to keep them informed on legislation affecting Maine agriculture. Maine Farm Bureau reviews each legislative bill. Bills that affect agriculture and rural Maine… Read more >