Public Policy documents


The following are real estate-related bills for the 2017 legislative session.

INSURANCE/BANKING

  • SENATE BILL 81AN ACT relative to licensing of mortgage loan originators from another state.
  • SENATE BILL 170AN ACT relative to the authority of towns to issue bonds for the expansion of broadband infrastructure.
  • SENATE BILL 53AN ACT relative to regulation of appraisal management companies by the real estate appraiser board.
  • HOUSE BILL 623-FNAN ACT relative to animals abandoned in the foreclosure process.

ENVIRONMENTAL

  • SENATE BILL 129AN ACT requiring a portion of the renewable energy fund to benefit low to moderate income residential customers and relative to electric renewable energy classes and relative to the class rate for biomass.
  • SENATE BILL 124AN ACT establishing a commission to study municipal regulation and incentives for solar energy.
  • SENATE BILL 119AN ACT relative to the length of a dock on a water body.
  • SENATE BILL 118AN ACT relative to impervious surfaces under the shoreland water quality protection act.

HOUSING

MISCELLANEOUS

  • SENATE BILL 53AN ACT relative to regulation of appraisal management companies by the real estate appraiser board.
  • SENATE BILL 136AN ACT eliminating the land use board and requiring approval of federal land acquisitions by the governor and council.
  • SENATE BILL 89AN ACT relative to the relationship between a franchisor and a franchisee.
  • SENATE BILL 172-FNAN ACT relative to dams on residential property.
  • SENATE BILL 136AN ACT eliminating the land use board and requiring approval of federal land acquisitions by the governor and council.

TAXATION

PLANNING/ZONING

  • HOUSE BILL 86AN ACT relative to voting on variances.
  • HOUSE BILL 299AN ACT relative to notice by mail for zoning and planning purposes.
  • SENATE BILL 169AN ACT relative to the definition of agritourism.
  • HOUSE BILL 654-FNAN ACT relative to short-term and vacation rentals under the meals and rooms tax.

 



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