Secretary Dunlap is proposing the following wording to appear on the ballot for this initiative: Do you want to adopt a Resolve directing the Maine Public Utilities Commission to reverse its approval of the proposed New England Clean Energy Connect power transmission line?
Comments supporting or opposing the citizens initiative will not be considered; this 30-day period is to receive comments only on the ballot question itself, and whether the question presents an accurate and clear representation of the proposed resolve.
Public comments must be received by the Secretary of State prior to the close of business (5:00 p.m.) on Monday, June 22, 2020.
Written comments may be filed with the Secretary of State in the following ways:
By email at firstname.lastname@example.org ; use subject line Public Comment. By mail at Secretary of State, Attn: Public Comment, 148 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0148; or By hand delivery at: Office of the Secretary of State, Nash School Building, 103 Sewall St., 2nd Floor, Augusta, Maine.