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Title : Title 01. GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter : Chapter 19. EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Title 1 - §711. Proclamation of Governor

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 1: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF STATE GOVERNMENT

§711. Proclamation of Governor

Whenever, due to an emergency resulting from the effects of enemy attack, or the anticipated effects of a threatened enemy attack, it becomes imprudent, inexpedient or impossible to conduct the affairs of State Government at the normal location of the seat thereof in Augusta, the Governor shall, as often as the exigencies of the situation require, by proclamation, declare an emergency temporary location, or locations, for the seat of government at such place, or places, within or without this State as he may deem advisable under the circumstances, and shall take such action and issue such orders as may be necessary for an orderly transition of the affairs of State Government to such emergency temporary location, or locations. Such emergency temporary location, or locations, shall remain as the seat of government until the Legislature shall by law establish a new location, or locations, or until the emergency is declared to be ended by the Governor and the seat of government is returned to its normal location.
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State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §712. Acts performed at emergency location are valid and binding

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 1: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF STATE GOVERNMENT

§712. Acts performed at emergency location are valid and binding

During such time as the seat of government remains at such emergency temporary location, or locations, all official acts now or hereafter required by law to be performed at the seat of government by any officer, agency, department or authority of this State, including the convening and meeting of the Legislature in regular, extraordinary or emergency session, shall be as valid and binding when performed at such emergency temporary location, or locations, as if performed at the normal location of the seat of government.
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Office of the Revisor of Statutes
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State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §713. Application of provisions

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 1: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF STATE GOVERNMENT

§713. Application of provisions

This subchapter shall control and be supreme in the event they shall be employed, notwithstanding the provisions of any other law to the contrary or in conflict herewith.
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Office of the Revisor of Statutes
7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §761. Action by governing body

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 2: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

§761. Action by governing body

Whenever, due to an emergency resulting from the effects of enemy attack, or the anticipated effects of a threatened enemy attack, it becomes imprudent, inexpedient or impossible to conduct the affairs of local government at the regular or usual place or places thereof, the governing body of each political subdivision of this State may meet at any place within or without the territorial limits of such political subdivision on the call of the presiding officer or any 2 members of such governing body, and shall proceed to establish and designate by ordinance, resolution or other manner, alternate or substitute sites or places as the emergency temporary location, or locations, of government where all, or any part, of the public business may be transacted and conducted during the emergency situation. Such sites or places may be within or without the territorial limits of such political subdivision and may be within or without this State.
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7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §762. Powers

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 2: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

§762. Powers

During the period when the public business is being conducted at the emergency temporary location, or locations, the governing body and other officers of a political subdivision of this State shall have and possess and shall exercise, at such location, or locations, all of the executive, legislative and judicial powers and functions conferred upon such body and officers by or under the laws of this State. Such powers and functions may be exercised in the light of the exigencies of the emergency situation without regard to or compliance with time consuming procedures and formalities prescribed by law and pertaining thereto, and all acts of such body and officers shall be as valid and binding as if performed within the territorial limits of their political subdivision.
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Office of the Revisor of Statutes
7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007 Title 1 - §763. Applicability of provisions

Title 1: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Chapter 19: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF GOVERNMENTS
Subchapter 2: EMERGENCY LOCATION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENTS

§763. Applicability of provisions

This subchapter shall control and be supreme in the event they shall be employed, notwithstanding any statutory, charter or ordinance provision to the contrary or in conflict herewith.
The Revisor's Office cannot provide legal advice or interpretation of Maine law to the public. If you need legal advice, please consult a qualified attorney.
Office of the Revisor of Statutes
7 State House Station
State House Room 108
Augusta, Maine 04333-0007

USA Statutes : maine