Labor, Commerce, Research, and Economic Development (LCRED)

Committee Room: Room 208, Cross State Office Building
Phone: (207) 287-1331
Audio: www.maine.gov/legis/audio/lab_cmte.html
Mailing Address: Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development, c/o Legislative Information, 100 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333
Committee Jurisdiction
Department of Labor; wage and hour laws; working conditions, including health and safety; workforce development; unemployment compensation; workers’ compensation; labor relations; collective bargaining; Workers’ Compensation Board; Maine Labor Relations Board; business regulation, including automobile and fuel sales; professional and occupational licensing; retail pricing; franchising; advertising; credit law (business related); consumer protection; Maine State Housing Authority; affordable housing; homelessness; Finance Authority of Maine (FAME); economic planning and development agencies; venture capital and trade programs; opportunity zones; import competition; product marketing; research and development; technology commercialization; technology transfers; tourism; and defense facility conversion.
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.