Sarah Nilsson, JD, PhD, MAS
Sarah Nilsson, JD, PhD, MAS

Maine Drone Law


LD 236 - emergency enacted April 12, 2015

On July 2, 2015 Legislative Document (LD) 25 (download below) was enacted into Public Law Chapter 307, an act to regulate domestic unmanned aerial vehicle use. 

LD 25 requires law enforcement agencies receive approval before acquiring UAS. The bill also specifies that the use of UAS by law enforcement comply with all FAA requirements and guidelines. Requires a warrant to use UAS for criminal investigations except in certain circumstances and sets out standards for the operation of UAS by law enforcement. 

Changes were made by this bill to 

Title 25: Internal Security and Public Safety Part 12 UAV Chapter 551 Regulation of UAVs

Maine 127 - HP 24 item 1.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [120.3 KB]




Maine State Park Policy - Drones, UAS

Download below

Drone-UAS- Policy.pdf
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