Unified Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, General Fund and Other Funds and Changing Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government

Last updated: Jul 4, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: General Business
Status: Passed
Sponsor: Senator Jim Hamper, Senate 13 - Lincoln County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 390



UPDATE: After a three-day shutdown, the two year state budget has been passed. The lodging tax was not increased to 10.5% from 9% and the 3% income tax surcharge has been repealed. Further details will be forthcoming.


This bill is the vehicle for the two year state budget.

This bill is a concept draft pursuant to Joint Rule 208.

This bill as emergency legislation proposes to make unified appropriations and allocations for the expenditures of State Government, General Fund and other funds and change certain provisions of the law necessary to the proper operations of State Government for the fiscal years ending June 30, 2018 and June 30, 2019, as submitted by the Governor pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5.

The documents submitted by the Governor may be found here: http://legislature.maine.gov/documents/ros?aiv%5Bdocuments.title%5D=2018&tt=documents.