The Maine Department of Education is involved at various stages of Maine's legislative process, acting as a resource to state legislators by providing them with information about Department programs and Maine's education system; proposing bills, and taking positions as appropriate on legislation that affects education in Maine; and, in fulfilling its duty as a state agency, adopting rules to implement laws passed by the Maine State Legislature.
Civic Engagement Resources
Please visit the following pages for more information about the legislative process, the Education and Cultural Affairs Committee, and how individuals can get involved.
Please visit the following pages for more information from our colleagues
Director, Office of Policy and Government Affairs
Federal and State Legislative Specialist
Legislative and Constituent Services Specialist