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About YIG Program

General Information

Progam Structure

Legislative Process

House & Senate Rules

Parlimentary Process

Sample Debate




Training Sessions



Running for a Leadership Position




Augusta Weekend

Dates and General Overview

What to Bring

Where Participants Stay

Day 1

Day 2

Day 3




Delegation Info

Getting Started

Premier Delegations

Code of Conduct

Dress Code




Writing a Bill

Bill Drafting Overview

Gudelines, Submitting and Drafting a Bill

Best Bill Criteria

Sample Bill

Submit a Bill Online




Contact Info

Phone, Email, etc

Register Online for Maine YIG

Submit a Bill Online


Running for Office

Running to be Youth Governor

Officers Distribution




Job Descriptions

Committee Leadership

House Committee Chairs

Guidelines Public Hearing

Guidelines Work Sessions

Senate Commitee Chairs

Testifying at a Public Hearing



Executive Branch

Chief of Staff

Governor's Commissioners

Youth Governor



House Leadership

Chaplain of House

Clerk of the House

Journal Clerk of the House

Sergeant Arms of the House

Speaker of the House



Senate Leadership

Chaplain of House

Journal Secretary of the State

President of the Senate

Secretary of the Senate

Sergeant Arms of the Senate





Lobbying Techniques

Testifying at a Public Hearing





Journalistic Ethics

Make the Public Pay Attention

Qualities of Good Writing

What to Write About

Steps to Interviewing

Question Starters

Steps to Create a Story

Checklist for Stories

Newspaper Correspondants

Newspaper Editors


Testifying at a Public Hearing



Representatives and Senators

House Members


Testifying at a Public Hearing