Judiciary (JUD)

Committee Room: Room 438, State House
Phone: (207) 287-1327
Audio: www.maine.gov/legis/audio/judiciary_cmte.html
Mailing Address: Committee on Judiciary, c/o Legislative Information, 100 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333
Committee Jurisdiction
Judicial system organization and budget; criminal procedure; civil procedure; civil actions, including torts and medical malpractice; Maine Tort Claims Act; liability; immunity; child protection; family law; domestic relations; child support; adoption; legal services; attorneys; Attorney General; District Attorneys; abortion and reproductive rights; civil rights; medical rights; human rights; Maine Human Rights Commission; protection from harassment; protection from abuse; guardianship and conservatorship; probate law; property law; property rights; unclaimed property; business and nonprofit organizations; Uniform Commercial Code; laws relating to Maine’s Indian Tribes, including the Maine Indian Land Claims Settlement Act; Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission; freedom of access, confidentiality and privacy laws; and errors and inconsistencies.
Committee Members

The members of the Joint Standing Committees of the 127th Legislature have not yet been named.
We will be updating the website to add this information as soon as it becomes available.