+ − Contact Information Fax: (517) 373-7670 + − Sponsored Bills (26) MI - SB8 Insurance; no-fault; suspension or revocation; allow under vehicle verification act. Amends sec. 227a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.227a). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0007'19 MI - SB30 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crimes of third degree and fourth degree child abuse; modify. Amends sec. 16g, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16g). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0029'19 MI - SB81 Crimes; controlled substances; provision related to transportation or possession of usable marihuana; repeal. Repeals sec. 474 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.474). MI - SB28 Transportation; motor fuel tax; fuel tax; require to be dispersed to county where fuel is pumped. Amends sec. 10 of 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.660) by adding sec. 10i. MI - HJR29 Financial institutions; other; constitutional limitation on deposits of state money in financial institutions; exclude deposits in community bank of Michigan. Amends sec. 20, art. IX of the state constitution. MI - SB42 Vehicles; fund-raising registration plates; fund-raising registration plate for "Kiwanis International Michigan District"; create, and amend definition of "nonprofit". Amends sec. 811d of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.811d) & adds sec. 811gg. MI - SB82 Liquor; licenses; issuance of specially designated merchant license, a class C license, and a specially designated distributor license at the same time; allow. Amends sec. 533 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1533). MI - SB24 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; guidelines for mail theft; establish. Amends sec. 14, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.14h). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0023'19 MI - SB7 Insurance; no-fault; proof of insurance; enact the vehicle insurance verification act. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0008'19, SB 0009'19 MI - SB90 Juveniles; criminal procedure; age of juvenile court jurisdiction and location of juvenile detention in some instances; modify. Amends secs. 1, 3 & 11, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.1 et seq.). MI - SB101 Juveniles; juvenile justice services; county juvenile justice services reimbursements; modify. Amends sec. 117a of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.117a). MI - SB2 Criminal procedure; forfeiture; asset forfeiture; require a criminal conviction before proceeding. Amends sec. 7523 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7523) & adds sec. 7521a. MI - SB114 Criminal procedure; search and seizure; warrant requirement to search a premises; provide for resident consent exception. Amends 1927 PA 175 (MCL 760.1 - 777.69) by adding sec. 25c to ch. IV. MI - SB29 Criminal procedure; sentencing; penalties for third degree and fourth degree child abuse; modify. Amends sec. 136b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.136b). MI - HJR39 Elections; candidates; candidate eligibility; modify to require any outstanding campaign statement, report, fee, or fine be filed or paid. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 9 to art. XI. MI - SB108 Crimes; assaultive; assault of a vulnerable adult; prohibit, and establish penalties. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 81f. MI - SB109 Crimes; penalties; sentencing guidelines for crime of assaulting a vulnerable adult; provide for. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0108'19 MI - SB5 Insurance; no-fault; fraud prevention authority; create. Amends title & secs. 3330 & 4501 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3330 & 500.4501) & adds ch. 63. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0007'19 MI - SB110 Probate; guardians and conservators; limited guardianship to supervise access to incapacitated individual's relative; allow. Amends sec. 5306 of 1998 PA 386 (MCL 700.5306). MI - SB112 Property; other; entry by owner to evict; modify process. Amends sec. 2918 of 1961 PA 236 ( MCL 600.2918). MI - SB111 Health occupations; health professionals; procedure for filing and responding to an allegation against a health professional with the department of licensing and regulatory affairs; modify, and modify the information to be provided to the department during the investigation of a health professional and the procedures for obtaining the information. Amends secs. 16211, 16222, 16231, 16235, 16238, 16244, 16648, 16911, 18117, 18237, 18513, 20175 & 21515 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16211 et seq.). MI - SB3 Civil procedure; evictions; writ of restitution; allow to be executed by a court officer, bailiff, or deputy sheriff. Amends sec. 5744 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5744). MI - SB6 Traffic control; driver license; operating a motor vehicle without valid driver license; increase penalties and require police officers to take certain actions. Amends secs. 904 & 904a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.904 & 257.904a). MI - SB9 Insurance; insurers; issuance of automobile insurance; require notification to secretary of state in coordination with vehicle insurance verification act. Amends sec. 3101a of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3101a). MI - SB27 Vehicles; registration; revenue from vehicle registration fees; allocate to county road commission of county where registrant resides. Amends sec. 10 of 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.660) by adding sec. 10f. MI - SB4 Insurance; no-fault; catastrophic claims association; require to disclose actuarial computation used in rate setting. Amends sec. 3104 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3104). + − Cosponsored Bills (29) MI - SR13 A resolution to recognize February 2019 as “School-Based Health Care Awareness Month”. MI - SB66 Vehicles; historic; definition of historic vehicles in Michigan vehicle code; expand to include certain military vehicles. Amends sec. 20a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.20a) & adds sec. 30d. MI - SB104 Civil rights; open meetings; remedies for violations of the open meetings act; revise. Amends sec. 11 of 1976 PA 267 (MCL 15.271). MI - SB88 Insurance; automobile; rates; require to be based on only certain factors. Amends secs. 2105, 2110a, 2111, 2111a & 2151 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.2105 et seq.). MI - SR4 A resolution to amend the Standing Rules of the Senate. MI - SR10 A resolution recognizing February 2019 as American Heart Month and February 1, 2019, as “Go Red for Women Day.” MI - SB80 Crimes; assaultive; crime of assaulting a person performing certain job-related duties; expand to include emergency room personnel. Amends sec. 81d of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.81d). MI - SR2 Senate Rules MI - SB56 Crimes; organized; definition of racketeering; include certain embezzlement crimes. Amends sec. 159g of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.159g). MI - HJR24 Legislature; other; budget process; require legislature to present all general appropriation bills to the governor by July 1 and require forfeiture of legislators' salaries for failure to present those bills by that date. Amends sec. 31, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution. MI - SR3 A resolution recognizing January 2019 as “Local School Board Recognition Month”. MI - SR11 A resolution to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the Michigan Farm Bureau. MI - SB77 Health facilities; nursing homes; electronic monitoring devices in nursing homes; allow under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 20199 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.20199) & adds sec. 21788. MI - SB10 Highways; construction and repair; warranties for all new state pavement construction projects; require. Amends sec. 11 of 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.661). MI - SR6 A resolution to authorize the Senate Majority Leader to engage counsel to file a motion on behalf of the Senate to intervene in League of Women Voters of Michigan, et al v. Jocelyn Benson. MI - SB58 Taxation; tobacco; cigarette tax; modify. Amends sec. 7 of 1993 PA 327 (MCL 205.427). MI - HJR30 Higher education; governing boards; governor appointing members to university governing boards and the state board of education; provide for, and abolish existing elected university governing boards and abolish existing state board of education. Amends secs. 3 & 5, art. VIII of the state constitution. MI - SR8 A resolution recognizing January 27-February 2, 2019, as Catholic Schools Week in the state of Michigan. MI - SR9 A resolution to commemorate February 1, 2019, as Blue Star Mother's Day. MI - SB55 Individual income tax; credit; tax credit for charitable donations to food banks, shelters, and community foundations; restore. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 261. MI - SR7 A resolution to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of Motown Records. MI - HJR20 Taxation; other; taxpayers bill of rights in state constitution; establish. Amends sec. 28, art. IX of the state constitution. MI - SR12 A resolution to urge the United States Department of Agriculture's Forest Service to reverse its recent order banning the use of alcohol on and within 200 feet of the shoreline of the National Wild and Scenic River sections of the AuSable, Manistee, and Pine rivers. MI - SB23 Crimes; identity theft; mail and mail depository protection act; create. Creates new act. MI - HJR16 Civil rights; speech and assembly; authority of legislature to provide by law for the protection of free speech at public institutions of higher education; provide for. Amends secs. 5, 6 & 7, art. VIII & adds sec. 10 to art. VIII of the state constitution. MI - SCR5 A concurrent resolution providing for a joint convention of the Senate and House of Representatives. MI - HJR9 Legislature; sessions; sine die; establish as the Friday before the first Monday in November in an even numbered year. Amends sec. 13, art. IV of the state constitution. MI - HJR7 Courts; judges; age limit for election of or appointment to a judicial office; eliminate. Amends sec. 19, art. VI of the state constitution. MI - HJR25 Constitutional amendments; state; sales and use tax exemptions for food and prescription drugs for the care and maintenance of a service animal; provide for. Amends sec. 8, art. IX of the state constitution.