There has been a change in the hearing schedule for pending legislation re: foreclosure in Maine. Below is the current schedule, set to be heard APRIL 22 at 1:00 pm in Room 438 of the State House.  Please come and voice your opinions! 

STATE OF MAINE 127TH LEGISLATURE ____________________ LEGISLATIVE NOTICES  JOINT STANDING COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY             Sen. David Burns, Senate Chair           Rep. Barry Hobbins, House Chair              PUBLIC HEARING:           Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 1:00 PM, Room 438 State House


(L.D. 401)            Bill "An Act To Create Transparency in the Mortgage Foreclosure Process" (HP0267) (Presented by Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick) (Cosponsored by Senator JOHNSON of Lincoln, Senator BURNS of Washington, Representative GINZLER of Bridgton, Representative MCCREIGHT of Harpswell, Representative TUCKER of Brunswick, Representative VEROW of Brewer, Representative COOPER of Yarmouth) 

(L.D. 1147)           Bill "An Act To Clarify the Mortgage Foreclosure Sale Process" (HP0785) (Presented by Representative COOPER of Yarmouth) (Cosponsored by Senator GRATWICK of Penobscot, Senator JOHNSON of Lincoln, Representative BEAVERS of South Berwick) 

(L.D. 920)            Bill "An Act To Require Mortgage Servicers To Act in Good Faith in Dealings with Homeowners" (HP0639) (Presented by Representative TUCKER of Brunswick) 

(L.D. 846)            Bill "An Act To Refine and Streamline the Foreclosure Mediation Program" (HP0580) (Presented by Representative HOBBINS of Saco) 

(L.D. 735)            Bill "An Act To Establish a Voluntary Preforeclosure Mediation Program" (SP0265) (Presented by Senator VALENTINO of York) (Cosponsored by Senator HASKELL of Cumberland, Senator WHITTEMORE of Somerset, Representative WALLACE of Dexter, Representative CHENETTE of Saco) 

(L.D. 1203)           Bill "An Act To Address the Detrimental Effects of Abandoned Property" (SP0430) (Presented by Senator LIBBY of Androscoggin) (Cosponsored by Representative LAJOIE of Lewiston, Senator DUTREMBLE of York, Senator KATZ of Kennebec, Representative BROOKS of Lewiston, Representative MELARAGNO of Auburn, Representative GOLDEN of Lewiston, Representative ROTUNDO of Lewiston, Representative STANLEY of Medway, Representative CHIPMAN of Portland)
CONTACT PERSON:                          Susan Pinette
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