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Past Legislative Testimony (2017-2018)

MaineHealth utilizes its network of professionals and experts to weigh in on important policy issues that could impact our ability to meet our mission and vision. Attached here are resources for the 2018 Legislative Session:

Below is legislative testimony provided by experts from MaineHealth.

Legislative Testimony

2018 Testimony

Testimony by Brandy Brown in Support of LD 912

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris in Opposition to LD 1329

Testimony by Sarah Calder in Support of LD 1664

Testimony by Dr. Kinna Thakarar in Support of LD 1707

Testimony by Dr. Debra Rothenberg in Support of LD 1711

Testimony by Sarah Calder in Support of LD 1712

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris in Opposition to LD 1715

MaineHealth Talking Points on LD 1715

MHA Comments at LD 1715 Work Session

Testimony by Michael Abbatiello in Support of LD 1737

Testimony by Creighton Taylor in Support of LD 1737

Testimony by Sarah Calder in Support of LD 1778

Testimony by Michael Abbatiello in Support of LD 1868

Testimony by Randy Morrison in Support of LD 1871

Testimony of the Maine Medical Association in Opposition to LD 1919

2017 Testimony

Dr Kristen Silvia HHS Comments

Testimony by Dr. Jonathan Fellers in Support of LD 107

Testimony by Dan Morin on behalf of Jonathan Fellers MD in Opposition to LD 153

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris in Opposition to LD 479

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris in Support of LD 605

Testimony by Susan Keiler in Support of LD 605

Testimony by Dalene Sinskie in Support of LD 605

Testimony by Stephanie Desrochers Regarding LD 763

Testimony by Donna Deblois in Support of LD 842

Testimony by Rebecca Brown in Support of LD 902

Testimony by Dr. Victoria Rogers in Support of LD 999

Testimony by Dr. Victoria Rogers in Support of LD 1162

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris Regarding LD 1363 

Testimony by Katie Fullam Harris in Support of LD 1430

Testimony by Stephen Merz in Support of LD 1517

Testimony by Dr. Jonathan Fellers in Opposition to LD 1556

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