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Senator Amy Volk [Republican]
Cumberland ~ District 30

First elected: 2014
Would be term limited: 2022

Email: amy.volk@legislature.maine.gov

Office phone: 800-423-6900

4 Elbridge Oliver Way
Scarborough, Maine 04074

Content related to Senator Volk:
October 30, 2018, Portland Press Herald (Kelly Bouchard):
Senate District 30: Key race pits Republican Senator Volk against ex-lawmaker Sanborn
September 25, 2018, Bangor Daily News (Michael Shepherd/Robert Long/Alex Aquisto):
How Trump could help decide who wins control of the Maine Senate
September 24, 2018, Bangor Daily News (Michael Shepherd/Robert Long):
The race to lead the next Maine legislature is heating up
September 16, 2018, Portland Press Herald (Scott Thistle):
The battle for dominance in the Maine legislature could come down to a handful of races
September 11, 2018, Sun Journal (Steve Collins):
Democrats say GOP newsletters misstate education funding
September 7, 2018, Bangor Daily News (Michael Shepherd):
Friday updates from the Maine campaign trail
September 7, 2018, Bangor Daily News (Michael Shepherd):
Friday updates from the Maine campaign trail
August 31, 2018, MPBN (Steve Mistler):
It's Imperative That I Have A Seat At This Table:' Record Number of Maine Women Running For Office
August 9, 2018, Sun Journal (Kevin Miller):
Lewiston Democrats ride social media firestorm to net $181,000 in donations
August 1, 2018, MPBN (A. J. Higgins):
Former President Obama Endorses Maine Democrats For State Senate
July 31, 2018, Maine Beacon (Dan Neumann):
Republican senate candidate Rich Donaldson under fire for racist comments

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OrganizationScore
Maine People's Alliance, Will of the Voters9%
Maine People's Alliance, 201833%
Maine Conservation Voters, 20174 of 7 (2 Excused absences)
AFL-CIO, 201722%
Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund, 201725%

The graphs below are frequency histograms that show counts of the number of legislators with various scores, color coded by party. The "X" marks this legislator's score in that distribution of scores.

See Explanations for votes included and links to source.

\"Maine\"Maine\"Maine\"AFL-CIO\"Planned
LD 130An Act To Provide Funding for Costs Associated with Requiring the Licensing of MidwivesOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die
LD 132An Act To Authorize Podiatrists To Perform Certain Routine ProceduresOutcome: Enacted, Signed into law
LD 309An Act To Restore Judicial DiscretionOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die
LD 512An Act To Prohibit a Person under 18 Years of Age from Being Charged with the Crime of Engaging in ProstitutionOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed,Veto sustained
LD 572An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Practice of PharmacyOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 889An Act To Reduce Youth Cancer RiskOutcome: Dead, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1037An Act To Provide for the 2017 and 2018 Allocations of the State Ceiling on Private Activity BondsOutcome: Amended, Enacted as emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1202An Act To Clear a Path to EmploymentOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 1340An Act To Amend the Laws Governing the Maine State Housing AuthorityOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1341An Act To Clarify Eligibility for Unemployment Benefits during Labor DisputesOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 1360An Act To Conform the State Workforce Board and Workforce Development Programs to the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity ActOutcome: Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1361An Act Regarding State Hiring and Retention for Persons with DisabilitiesOutcome: Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1362An Act To Update the Operations of the Bureau of Rehabilitation Services and To Conform to the Federal Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014Outcome: Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1410An Act To Adopt the Nurse Licensure CompactOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1443An Act To Update Professional and Occupational Licensing LawsOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1461An Act To Encourage the Construction of Affordable HousingOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 1463An Act To Amend the Laws Relating to Motor Vehicle DealersOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1500An Act To Modernize Data Collection and Reporting and Information Access for the Department of LaborOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 1503An Act To Amend Criteria for Issuing a Certificate of Approval for Certain Projects under the Finance Authority of Maine ActOutcome: Enacted as emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1583An Act To Amend the Electricians' Examining Board Licensing LawsOutcome: Amended, Enacted as emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1613An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Assist in the Commercialization of Maine Products and Services (Governor's bill)Outcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 1614An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Fund the Maine Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Loan Program (Governor's bill)Outcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 1740An Act To Establish the Crimes of Criminal Forced Labor and Aggravated Criminal Forced Labor in the Maine Criminal CodeOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1769An Act To Conform the Laws Regarding a Salaried Employee Who Is Exempt from Overtime and Minimum Wage Requirements to Federal LawOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 1770An Act To Revise Laws Regarding Unemployment That Were Amended or Affected by Recently Enacted LegislationOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1771An Act To Stabilize Vulnerable FamiliesOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1787An Act To Provide for the 2018 and 2019 Allocations of the State Ceiling on Private Activity BondsOutcome: Amended, Enacted as emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1888An Act To Amend the Workers' Compensation Laws Governing Affiliated Self-insurance GroupsOutcome: Enacted, Signed into law


LD 42An Act To Deter the Dealing of Dangerous DrugsOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 65An Act To Ensure the Right To Work without Payment of Dues or Fees to a Labor Union as a Condition of EmploymentOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 66An Act To Prohibit Public Employers from Acting as Collection Agents for Labor UnionsOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 172An Act To Improve Officer Safety at Roadside IncidentsOutcome: Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 221An Act To Amend the Laws Regarding the Municipality of Responsibility for General Assistance Applicants Released from a State Correctional Facility or County Jail FacilityOutcome: Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 250An Act To Increase the Penalty for Aggravated Sex TraffickingOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 285An Act To Provide Funding for the Maine Coworking Development FundOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 313An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Prior Employees of the Workers' Compensation BoardOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 327An Act To Allow a Wrongful Death Cause of Action for the Death of a Viable FetusOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 336An Act To Amend the Requirements of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families ProgramOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 365An Act To Waive Background Checks for the Parent of a Child Who Is the Subject of an Adoption ProceedingOutcome: Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 454An Act To Ensure Safe Drinking Water for Families in MaineOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 488An Act To Provide for Municipalities To Allow Grocery Stores up to 10,000 Square Feet To Open on Thanksgiving, Easter and ChristmasOutcome: Dead, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 593An Act To Update the Licensure Renewal Provision of the Board of Licensure in MedicineOutcome: Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 612An Act To Improve Vocational Rehabilitation under the Maine Workers' Compensation Act of 1992Outcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 745An Act To Prohibit Female Genital MutilationOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 801An Act To Allow a Physical Therapist To Administer Certain Coagulation Tests in a Patient's HomeOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 805An Act To Streamline the Municipal Review Process When Dividing a Structure into 3 or More Dwelling Units and To Amend the Process for Recording Subdivision VariancesOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 848An Act To Support Law Enforcement Officers and First Responders Diagnosed with Post-traumatic Stress DisorderOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 905An Act To Authorize the Construction of a Maine Turnpike Connector to GorhamOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 970An Act To End Homelessness by Expanding Housing Support ServicesOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 985An Act To Promote Medical Care for Visiting Athletic TeamsOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1007RESOLUTION, Proposing an Amendment to the Constitution of Maine To Increase the Lengths of Terms and Decrease the Number of Terms of Members of the LegislatureOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 1031An Act To Establish Reasonable and Clinically Appropriate Exceptions to Opioid Medication Prescribing LimitsOutcome: Amended, Enacted as an emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1130An Act To Provide Traffic Safety Education in SchoolsOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 1166An Act Regarding Anesthesia Care in Rural MaineOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1237An Act To Require Insurance Coverage for Contraceptive SuppliesOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without governor's signature
LD 1277An Act To Combat Human Trafficking by Requiring Prevention Training for Commercial DriversOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1317An Act To Encourage Family-friendly Businesses through a Tax Credit for Child CareOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 1378Resolve, Directing the State Workforce Investment Board To Create the Maine Family First Employer ProgramOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1409An Act To Reduce Regulations for Small Nonalcoholic Beverage ProducersOutcome: Amended, Enacted as emergency measure, Signed into law
LD 1530An Act To Amend the Laws Governing Unemployment CompensationOutcome: Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1543An Act To Simplify the Licensing Process for Off-site CateringOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1553An Act To Protect the Rights of Public Employees To Determine Their Collective Bargaining AgentOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 1564An Act To Conform State Law to Federal Law While Promoting Safe Working Environments for MinorsOutcome: Amended, Enacted as emergency measure, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1566An Act To Enact the Maine Fair Chance Employment ActOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1587An Act To Provide Economic Security to Maine Families through the Creation of a Paid Family Medical Leave SystemOutcome: Dead, Amended, Finally passed, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1639An Act To Promote Major Business Headquarters Expansions in Maine, Promote the Commercialization of Research and Development in Maine and Create JobsOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Signed into law
LD 1704An Act To Fund the Downeast Correctional FacilityOutcome: Dead, Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1705An Act To Strengthen Crime Victims' RightsOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1706An Act To Improve Public Safety through Expanded Department of Corrections Treatment, Education and Vocational ProgramsOutcome: Dead, non-concurrence
LD 1707An Act To Reduce the Cost of Care Resulting from Blood-borne Infectious DiseasesOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1718An Act To Empower Maine's Rural Economy and WorkforceOutcome: Dead, joint rule 310.3, unanimous ought not to pass from Committee
LD 1723An Act To Expand Job Opportunities for People Working in MaineOutcome: Dead, concurrence in ought not to pass
LD 1734An Act To Clarify the Sales Tax Exemption for Vehicles Used in Interstate or Foreign CommerceOutcome: Dead, concurrence on indefinite postponement
LD 1735An Act To Authorize Regional Medical Control Committees To Have Access to Maine Emergency Medical Services Data for Purposes of Quality ImprovementOutcome: Amended, Passed to be enacted as emergency measure, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1737An Act To Preserve Medication Management for Persons with Mental Health NeedsOutcome: Dead, in the Senate when the Senate adjourned sine die, (09/13/2018)
LD 1738An Act To Permit the Sale and Consumption of Alcohol in an Area That Is Not Contiguous to Licensed PremisesOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1774An Act To Reduce Child Poverty by Leveraging Investments in Families for TomorrowOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Became law without the Governor's signature
LD 1874Resolve, To Ensure the Continued Provision of Services to Maine Children and FamiliesOutcome: Amended, Finally passed as an emergency measure in both chambers, Vetoed, Veto overridden
LD 1884An Act To Create a Community Protection Order To Allow Courts To Prevent High-risk Individuals from Possessing FirearmsOutcome: Amended, Enacted, Vetoed, Veto sustained
LD 1918An Act To Authorize the Installation of a Gold Star Family Memorial in Capitol ParkOutcome: Enacted, Signed into law




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