An Act to Regain Full Use of Maine Waters through the Establishment of Color Standards (1990)

Set new color standards for the Maine rivers in order to reduce pollution discharges from paper mills. Governor MecKernan introduced the bill, which was subsequently amended which weakened its provisions and was passed into law in its compromised form.

Senate Votes

District Name Vote

House Votes

District Name Vote
86 James R. Handy
151 John L. Martin