Maine State Legislature 

Office of Policy and Legal Analysis

An Office of the Legislative Council

Room 215, Cross State Office Building
13 State House, Augusta, ME 04330
207-287-1670 (phone); 287-1275 (fax)


Enacted Laws

Narrative summaries of enacted laws (1999-2014)

What's New

Legislative Digest of 
Bill Summaries and Enacted Laws 126th Legislature, First Special and Second Regular Sessions
(May 2014)

Legislators' Handbook 
 127th Legislature,  2015-2016

Study Reports from the 126th Legislature, First Regular Session


Links of Interest


Bill Status

Advanced Notice of Public Hearings

Find Your Legislator



Bill Summaries

Narrative summaries of all bills (1995-2014)

Current Study Information

Studies of the current Legislature (126th); Interim 2014 studies; on-going legislative studies; study commission membership, meeting schedules, agendas, meeting minutes

Completed Study Reports

Study reports from prior Legislatures (1995-2014)

Major Substantive Rules

Description of the major substantive rule process, agency filing dates, filing requirements, Legislative review process

Government Evaluation Act

Description of the GEA process, Legislative review schedule, agency requirements


Legislators' Handbook and Legislative Study Reports

Committee Information

Committee membership and staff, committee materials and general committee information

About the Office

 Office mission, organization, staff assignments and emails

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