Rep. Laurel Libby

Proudly Serving House District 64:

Auburn (part) & Minot

Representative Laurel Libby is serving in her first term as a member of Maine’s House of Representatives.

Rep. Libby is a lifelong Mainer, wife, mother, registered nurse, small business owner, socially conscious political activist, and now a Maine State Representative. 

Her family has lived in Auburn for the past decade. She has five children ranging in age from 4 to 19.

Libby’s career experience includes working as an ICU nurse at Maine Medical Center in Portland and at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Maine. She was part of a federal medical disaster relief team that was deployed multiple times, including to Puerto Rico in 2017. Libby also founded Dawson Interiors, an interior decorating and real estate staging company.

Joint Standing Committee on Judiciary

This Committee has jurisdiction over all new bills pertaining to the Judicial system organization and budget; criminal procedure; civil procedure; civil actions, including torts and medical malpractice; Maine Tort Claims Act; liability; immunity; claims against the State; child protection (with Health and Human Services); Family Law Advisory Commission; family law; domestic relations; child support; adoption; legal services; Maine Indigent Legal Services Commission; attorneys; Attorney General; District Attorneys; constitutional rights; abortion regulation and reproductive rights; civil rights; involuntary commitment and treatment; medical rights; human rights and discrimination; Maine Human Rights Commission; protection from harassment; protection from abuse; guardianship and conservatorship; probate law; Probate and Trust Law Advisory Commission, Probate Code; Trust Code; foreclosure; property law; property rights; eminent domain; unclaimed property; business and nonprofit organizations; Uniform Commercial Code; laws relating to Maine’s Indian Tribes, including the Act to Implement the Maine Indian Claims Settlement; Maine Indian Tribal-State Commission; freedom of access, confidentiality and privacy laws; statutory maintenance; and errors and inconsistencies.

Children’s Cabinet on Early Childhood Advisory Council

Rep. Libby also has the distinction of being appointed to the Children’s Cabinet Early Childhood Council Advisory Council as of January of 2021. In the role, Rep. Libby advocates for the implementation of early childhood policy and programming to support the effective delivery of public and private services and education to young children from birth to 3rd grade in Maine.

Constituent Services

Congratulatory letters, Legislative Sentiments, flags flown over the Capitol, assistance with state departments, general comments or questions about legislative matters. 

Contact Information

Mail: 2 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04330

Email: Laurel.Libby@legislature.maine.gov

Legislative Office: (207) 287-1440

Sponsored Legislation – 130th Legislature

4.LD 927(HP683)
An Act To Increase the Availability of Health Care Services by Eliminating the Certificate of Need for All Health Care Services
5.LD 931(HP687)
An Act To Increase Hospital Bed Capacity by Eliminating the Certificate of Need for Outside Hospital Beds
6.LD 932(HP688)
An Act To Increase Hospital Capacity by Eliminating the Certificate of Need for Hospital Beds
7.LD 934(HP690)
An Act To Create a Family and Juvenile Mediation Program within the Department of Health and Human Services
8.LD 935(HP691)
An Act To Increase the Ability of Health Care Facilities To Respond to Health Needs by Eliminating the Certificate of Need for Health Care Facilities
9.LD 1004(HP742)
An Act To Ensure Access to Health Care Equipment by Eliminating the Certificate of Need for Major Medical Equipment
10.LD 1007(HP745)
An Act To Increase Availability of Health Care through Telehealth
11.LD 1139(HP817)
An Act To Authorize and Regulate Visitation of Essential Caregivers at Long-term Care Facilities
12.LD 1157(HP835)
An Act To Ensure MaineCare Reimbursement Rates for Home and Community-based Services for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities or Autism Are Adjusted in Accordance with Increases in State and Municipal Minimum Wage
13.LD 1194(HP872)
An Act To Reduce Health Care Worker Shortages
14.LD 1366(HP1000)
An Act To Require a Majority Vote of the Legislature for Maine To Join Any Multistate Compact
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