+ − Bills Assigned (26) MI - SB75 Veterans; veterans' homes; requirement for Michigan veterans' facility to notify certain legislators of the death of a constituent; provide for. Creates new act. MI - SB90 Holidays; other; "Blue Star Mothers Day"; designate as February 1. Creates new act. MI - SB1177 Veterans; other; Michigan State Capitol Commission; provide recognition in the State Capitol Building for veterans and eliminate the report from the former custodian of the Michigan veterans' headquarters. Amends title & secs. 1 & 2 of 1897 PA 8 (MCL 35.231 & 35.232). MI - SB248 Veterans; other; World War I centennial commission; create. Creates new act. MI - SR36 A resolution of support for an initiative to bring the first Fisher House to Michigan. MI - HB4048 Veterans; veterans' homes; employment preference at veterans' facilities; provide for veterans. Amends 1885 PA 152 (MCL 36.1 - 36.12) by adding sec. 11a. MI - HCR3 A concurrent resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to properly fund the Department of Veterans Affairs Board of Veterans' Appeals and to urge the Board to streamline its process so that appeals are decided in a more timely manner. MI - SB404 State; identification cards; fee waiver on state identification cards for veterans; provide for. Amends sec. 2 of 1972 PA 222 (MCL 28.292). MI - HB5015 Consumer protection; unfair trade practices; disclosure requirement for certain veterans' benefit services; establish. Amends sec. 3 of 1976 PA 331 (MCL 445.903) & adds sec. 3l. MI - HB4918 Consumer protection; unfair trade practices; veterans; prohibit pension poaching. Amends sec. 3 of 1976 PA 331 (MCL 445.903) & adds sec. 3k. MI - HCR14 A concurrent resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to award a posthumous Medal of Honor to Sergeant Thomas Henry Sheppard for his actions during the Civil War. MI - SB642 Individual income tax; deductions; student loan forgiveness under the total and permanent disability discharge program; provide for. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). MI - HB4474 Military affairs; facilities; possession of concealed firearms on military premises; allow. Amends 1967 PA 150 (MCL 32.501 - 32.851) by adding sec. 338. MI - HB4858 Labor; public service employment; military experience; allow state and political subdivisions to factor into starting salary. Amends 1897 PA 205 (MCL 35.401 - 35.404) by adding sec. 1a. MI - HB4701 Businesses; limited liability companies; certain fees under Michigan limited liability company act; waive for certain veterans. Amends sec. 1101 of 1993 PA 23 (MCL 450.5101). MI - SB1053 Holidays; other; "Atomic Veterans Day"; designate as July 16. Creates new act. MI - HB4381 Recreation; state parks; waiver of passport recreational fees; provide in natural resources and environmental protection act for totally disabled veterans without special registration plates. Amends secs. 74116 & 78119 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.74116 & 324.78119). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4380'17 MI - HB4380 Recreation; state parks; waiver of passport recreational fees; provide in vehicle code for totally disabled veterans without special registration plates. Amends sec. 805 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.805). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4381'17 MI - HB5536 Veterans; other; county veteran service fund; create, and provide for funding and expenditures. Amends title of 1953 PA 192 (MCL 35.621 - 35.624) & adds sec. 3a. MI - HCR19 A concurrent resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to award the posthumous Medal of Honor to Lieutenant-Colonel Albert M. Edwards for his actions during the Civil War. MI - SB1104 Property; state buildings; concession operations by blind persons; provide exception for veterans' facilities. Amends sec. 10 of 1978 PA 260 (MCL 393.360). MI - HB4786 Animals; dogs; dog license application; allow for a voluntary $10.00 contribution and earmark revenue to the veterans service dog fund. Amends sec. 6 of 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.266). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4785'17 MI - HB6403 Veterans; other; county veteran service fund; modify distribution. Amends sec. 3a of 1953 PA 192 (MCL 35.623a). MI - HB4785 Animals; dogs; service dogs for veterans; provide grant program. Creates new act. MI - SB434 Veterans; ombudsman; veterans' ombudsman; provide oversight of veterans' facilities. Amends sec. 1 of 2016 PA 198 (MCL 4.771). MI - SR73 A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to do all it can to support atomic veterans, their spouses, and dependents in receiving medical care and disability compensation.