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It now looks as if two separate plans will be put before the house and senate.

Among the key sticking points are the Democrats’ desire to scrap an 8 million dollar cut in aid for childless adults within certain income guidelines.

There was also disagreement on a proposed 9 million dollar boost in unclaimed property revenue related to stock market holdings.

Democrats favor it while Republicans are opposed.

Senate president Beth Edmonds says lawmakers want to have a revised budget in place by April 1st to avoid a new curtailment order from Gov. John Baldacci.