Sen. Ron Collins Sponsors After Deadline Bill to Close Casino License Loophole

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – With the approval of Legislative Council, Senator Ron Collins (R-York) has sponsored LD 1568, “An Act To Require That Principals of Corporations Remain the Same for a Specified Number of Years for the Corporation To Be Eligible for a … Continue reading Sen. Ron Collins Sponsors After Deadline Bill to Close Casino License Loophole

E-Fairness Bill Scheduled for Public Hearing Tomorrow

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Who: Taxation Committee Committee What: Public hearing on LD 1405, “An Act To Require Remote Sellers To Collect and Remit Sales and Use Tax on Sales into Maine and To Provide Retailers a Collection Allowance” Where: State House, Room 127 When: Wednesday, May 3 at … Continue reading E-Fairness Bill Scheduled for Public Hearing Tomorrow

Senator Ron Collins Reminds Students Legislative Scholarship Deadline Approaching

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – Maine State Senator Ron Collins (R-York) reminds constituents that the deadline for applying for the Maine Legislative Memorial Scholarship is fast approaching. The Maine Legislative Memorial Scholarship Fund was created by the Maine Legislature and staff to annually recognize … Continue reading Senator Ron Collins Reminds Students Legislative Scholarship Deadline Approaching

Wells High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team Recognized in Augusta

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AUGUSTA – On Thursday, March 30, the Wells High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team visited the State House to receive a Legislative Sentiment recognizing their accomplishment of winning the 2016-2017 Class B South Championship. During their visit, they met with Senator … Continue reading Wells High School Boys Varsity Basketball Team Recognized in Augusta

Maine Senate Approves REAL ID Compliance Bill

Contact: Jim Cyr Communications Director Office of the Maine Senate President (207)287-1501 AUGUSTA – The Maine Senate today gave initial approval to LD 306, “An Act To Require State Compliance with Federal REAL ID Guidelines.” The bill is designed to make Maine driver’s licenses and non-driver state identification cards compliant with the federal REAL ID … Continue reading Maine Senate Approves REAL ID Compliance Bill

Senator Ronald Collins Assigned to NCSL Committee

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  AUGUSTA – Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) has appointed Senator Ronald Collins (R-York) to serve a two-year term representing Maine on the National Conference of State Legislatures’ (NCSL) Natural Resources & Infrastructure Committee. “I have been involved with NCSL for a … Continue reading Senator Ronald Collins Assigned to NCSL Committee

Kennebunk Pastor Opens State Senate in Prayer

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sen. Ron Collins, Pastor Paula Norbert AUGUSTA  - On Tuesday, March 21, Pastor Paula Norbert of Kennebunk served as Pastor of the Day, delivering the opening prayer in the Maine Senate. Pastor Norbert serves the congregation at the First Congregational Church … Continue reading Kennebunk Pastor Opens State Senate in Prayer

Senator Ron Collins Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money

Contact: Krysta West Communications Director Senate Republican Office (207) 287-1505 krysta.west@legislature.maine.gov FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Senator Ron Collins Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money The State Treasurer may be holding unclaimed property which belongs to you AUGUSTA – Senator Ron Collins (R-York) today announced the addition of more than $11 million to Maine’s … Continue reading Senator Ron Collins Reminds Constituents to Search Unclaimed Property List, Claim Money

Bill to End Taxpayer-Funded Post-Election Parties Sent to Committee

Contact: Jim Cyr Communications Director Office of the Maine Senate President (207)287-1501 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bill to End Taxpayer-Funded Post-Election Parties Sent to Committee Senator Ron Collins Sponsors Legislation He Calls Abuse of Clean Election System AUGUSTA – Maine State Senator Ron Collins (R-York) is sponsoring a bill that would prohibit the use of taxpayer … Continue reading Bill to End Taxpayer-Funded Post-Election Parties Sent to Committee