17 March 2020 – Declaration preventing necessities being sold at unconscionable prices

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Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Measures to ensure security of supply
Level of Jurisdiction: Maine
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Declaration to Protect Maine People Against Price-Gouging: The declaration prohibits certain necessities from being sold at unconscionable prices: 1) paper products. 2) cleaning supplies. 3) hand sanitizer. 4) personal hygiene products. 5) medicine and medical supplies. 6) food. and 7) water.
Full details here: https://www.maine.gov/governor/mills/news/governor-mills-issues-declaration-protect-maine-people-against-price-gouging-2020-03-17