Create a Universal Basic Income

Last updated: Feb 3, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Taxation
Status: In Committee
Sponsor: Representative Michael Sylvester, House 39
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 567

Position:

Opposed.

Summary:

Representative Sylvester of Portland submits a bill by request that would establish a universal basic income for residents of the State. Universal basic income (UBI) is a model for providing all citizens of a country or other geographic area with a given sum of money, regardless of their income, resources or employment status.