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This database indexes the bills, laws and resolves of the Maine State Legislature, 1820-1855 and 1861-1865. Abbreviations used are: PL (public law); PS (private and special law); RS (resolve); and GY (graveyard). Proposed legislation not passed was consigned to the "graveyard."
Copies of these records may be ordered from the Maine State Archives.
An updated and expanded legislative index is now available as part of the Maine State Archives Catalog.
Source: Legislature and Legislature 61-65 databases, formerly provided online by the Maine State Archives