+ − Contact Information Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: (517) 373-6920 Fax: (517) 373-6920 + − Sponsored Bills (29) MI - SB827 Occupations; mechanical contractors; minimum experience requirement to take written license examination; modify. Amends sec. 807 of 2016 PA 407 (MCL 339.5807). MI - SB910 Labor; youth employment; application and issuance of student work permits; modify process during a declared emergency. Amends secs. 5 & 6 of 1978 PA 90 (MCL 409.105 & 409.106). MI - SB940 Property tax; principal residence exemption; principal residence exemption application deadline; delay under certain circumstances related to the declared state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Amends sec. 7cc of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7cc). MI - SB193 Vehicles: driver training; waiver of night driving requirement for a segment 2 curriculum course; provide for under certain conditions. Amends sec. 39 of 2006 PA 384 (MCL 256.659). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0192'19 MI - SB33 Torts: governmental immunity; liability for highway defects; clarify that governmental tort liability act applies to county road commissions. Amends sec. 2 of 1964 PA 170 (MCL 691.1402). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0034'19 MI - SB527 Highways: memorial; Beacon Boulevard in Grand Haven; designate as the "Officer Scott Flahive Memorial Highway". Amends sec. 11 of 2001 PA 142 (MCL 250.1011) & adds sec. 11c. MI - SB1046 Criminal procedure; arrests; authority to issue appearance tickets in lieu of arrest in criminal cases; expand. Amends secs. 9c & 9f, ch. IV of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 764.9c & 764.9f). MI - SB900 Individual income tax; deductions; deduction for income attributable to services as a qualified first responder; provide for. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30). MI - SB192 Vehicles: driver training; waiver of night driving requirement for individuals holding a graduated driver license; provide for under certain conditions. Amends sec. 310e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.310e). MI - SB34 Highways: construction and repair; actions against county road commissions for highway defects; clarify that they are subject to governmental immunity act. Amends sec. 21 of 1909 PA 283 (MCL 224.21). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0033'19 MI - SB31 Recreation: state parks; recreation passport requirements and uses; expand to include designated trailheads and state forest campgrounds. Amends secs. 2001, 72302, 74101, 74116, 74117, 74120, 74122, 78101, 78105 & 83106 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.2001 et seq.) & repeals sec. 78119 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.78119). MI - SB32 Vehicles: registration; recreation passport fee information on registration application; include authorization to enter campgrounds and trailheads. Amends sec. 805 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.805). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0031'19 MI - SB636 Children; child care; exemption from licensing for homeless shelters to provide child care under certain conditions; create. Amends secs. 1, 5m & 5n of 1973 PA 116 (MCL 722.111 et sec.) & adds sec. 5t. MI - SB728 Appropriations; zero budget; department of agriculture and rural development; provide for fiscal year 2020-2021. Creates appropriation act. MI - SB133 Appropriations: zero budget; department of agriculture and rural development; provide for fiscal year 2019-2020. Creates appropriation act. MI - SB322 Counties; boards and commissions; transfer of functions of a county road commission to the county board of commissioners; remove sunset. Amends sec. 11 of 1851 PA 156 (MCL 46.11). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0323'19 MI - SB716 Transportation: funds; limitation and certain notice requirements on bonding for roads; provide for. Amends secs. 18a & 18b of 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.668a & 247.668b). MI - SB521 Transportation; funds; revenue for new road construction; require local agencies to identify funding sources. Amends secs. 3, 4, 7 & 8 of 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.653 et seq.). MI - SB61 Traffic control: speed restrictions; procedure for establishing certain speed limits; modify, and make other revisions. Amends sec. 627 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.627). MI - SB665 Liquor; beer; number of on-premises tasting rooms allowed for a brewer; increase. Amends sec. 411 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1411). MI - SR73 A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to speedily approve the recently negotiated United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement. MI - SR11 A resolution to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the founding of the Michigan Farm Bureau. MI - SB714 Natural resources: shorelands; temporary erosion control structures; authorize without permit during high water levels. Amends secs. 32312, 32312a & 32510 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32312 et seq.) & adds secs. 32312c & 32517. MI - SB179 Animals; other; definition of livestock in agricultural commodities marketing act; modify citation. Amends sec. 2 of 1965 PA 232 (MCL 290.652). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0174'19 MI - SB379 Transportation; other; use of organic additives to control ice on public roads; allow. Amends 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.651 - 247.675) by adding sec. 11a. MI - SB323 Counties; boards and commissions; powers and duties of county road commissioners to be exercised by the county board of commissioners; remove sunset, and require a vote of the electors before transferring powers and duties of an elected county road commission to an appointed county road commission. Amends sec. 6, ch. IV of 1909 PA 283 (MCL 224.6). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0322'19 MI - SB162 Labor; fair employment practices; absence from work to respond to an emergency as an emergency responder; protect from adverse employment action. Creates new act. MI - SB62 Libraries; policies and practices; reestablishment of free public libraries; provide for in certain circumstances. Amends sec. 13a of 1947 PA 359 (MCL 42.13a). MI - SB178 Animals; other; reference to animal industry act in general property tax act; modify citations. Amends secs. 7dd & 34c of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7dd & 211.34c). + − Cosponsored Bills (77) MI - SB814 Health; abortion; abortion resulting in a live birth; require attending physician to provide certain medical care to the newborn and to prescribe penalties. Amends title & sec. 3 of 2002 PA 687 (MCL 333.1073). MI - SR77 A resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for Gary G. Corbin, former member of the Senate. MI - SR21 A resolution to oppose the Green New Deal as outlined in U.S. House Resolution 109 and U.S. Senate Resolution 59 and encourage our national leaders to pursue smarter evidence-based regulatory practices. MI - SB829 State agencies (existing); attorney general; individuals who provide legal services; specify eligibility criteria and source of compensation. Amends 1846 RS 12 (MCL 14.28 - 14.35) by adding sec. 28a. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0828'19 MI - SCR7 A concurrent resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for William Broomfield, former member of the Michigan House of Representatives and Senate and the United States House of Representatives. MI - SB573 Health occupations; health professionals; licensing sanctions for health professionals who are nonparticipating providers and fail to provide certain notices or accept certain payment; establish. Amends sec. 16226 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16226). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0571'19, HB 4460'19, HB 4459'19, HB 4990'19 MI - SR16 A resolution to request an opinion of the Supreme Court of the state of Michigan pursuant to Article III, Section 8 of the Constitution of the State of Michigan of 1963. MI - HB5019 Health: other; promulgation of rules banning the sale, manufacturing, or use of certain vapor products; prohibit. Amends sec. 2226 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.2226). MI - SB828 State agencies (existing); attorney general; contingency fee contracts with a private attorney; require certain determinations be made before executing and certain provisions be included in, and require reporting. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0829'19 MI - SB1027 Sales tax; exemptions; exemption for certain personal protective equipment; provide for. Amends 1933 PA 167 (MCL 205.51 - 205.78) by adding secs. 4gg & 4hh. MI - HB5123 Elections; absent voters; absent voting counting boards in cities and townships with more than 1 election precinct; require. Amends sec. 765a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.765a). MI - SB1026 Use tax; exemptions; exemption for certain personal protective equipment; provide for. Amends 1937 PA 94 (MCL 205.91 - 205.111) by adding secs. 4gg & 4hh. MI - SR124 A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to help the state of Michigan, schools, and local governments address revenue shortfalls during the COVID-19 Pandemic. MI - SR37 A resolution to recognize April 18, 2019, as Lineworker Appreciation Day. MI - SB777 Traffic control; traffic regulation; vehicles to move over and slow down when passing farm equipment being repaired on the roadside; require. Amends 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.1 - 257.923) by adding sec. 653c. MI - SB118 Vehicles: registration plates; blue star family registration plates; create. Amends sec. 803e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803e). MI - SB117 Elections: absent voters; electronic return of absentee ballots by military voters using Department of Defense Common Access Cards; allow. Amends sec. 759a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759a). MI - SB815 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for physician who performed certain abortions; provide for. Amends sec. 13k, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13k). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0814'19 MI - SB858 State financing and management; other; duration of executive orders, proclamations, and directives; modify. Amends sec. 3 of 1976 PA 390 (MCL 30.403). MI - HB4812 Insurance; no-fault; personal protection benefits; modify order of priority for claims by motorcyclists. Amends sec. 3114 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3114). MI - SB571 Health occupations; health professionals; licensing sanctions for health professionals who are nonparticipating providers and fail to provide certain notices or accept certain payment; establish. Amends sec. 16221 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16221). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0573'19, HB 4991'19, HB 4460'19, HB 4459'19 MI - SCR22 A concurrent resolution calling for the responsible use of the state's transportation bonding authority and to state the Legislature's intent regarding future debt service payments. MI - SR114 A resolution authorizing the Senate Majority Leader to commence legal action on behalf of the Senate challenging the Governor's authority and actions during the COVID-19 pandemic. MI - HCR5 A concurrent resolution prescribing the legislative schedule. MI - SB165 Health; abortion; pain-capable unborn child protection act; enact. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 325. MI - SR59 A resolution to commemorate June 10, 2019, as the 100th anniversary of Michigan's ratification of the 19th Amendment. MI - SB967 Law enforcement; training; training in excessive force intervention; require. Creates new act. MI - SCR16 A concurrent resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for William Grawn Milliken, former governor and member of the Senate. MI - SB688 Crimes; surveillance; eavesdropping, surveilling, and trespassing to eavesdrop or surveil; expand to include the use of recording devices. Amends secs. 539a, 539b & 539c of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.539a et seq.). MI - HB5122 Appropriations; supplemental; county jail reimbursement program; provide for. Creates appropriation act. MI - SB572 Health; other; charges by nonparticipating providers; regulate. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) & adds sec. 24505 to art. 18. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4459'19, SB 0570'19 MI - SB765 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; judge facing criminal charges; require to hold salary in escrow pending outcome of trial. Amends sec. 821 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.821). MI - SB764 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; judge facing criminal charges; require to hold salary in escrow pending outcome of trial. Amends sec. 8202 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.8202). MI - SB106 Tobacco: retail sales; sale or transfer of electronic cigarette or any oral device that provides vapor nicotine to minors; prohibit, prohibit the purchase, possession, and use of those products by minors, and provide for other general amendments. Amends title & secs. 1, 2 & 4 of 1915 PA 31 (MCL 722.641 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0155'19 MI - SB229 Health: abortion; partial-birth abortion provision; modify to include dismemberment abortion. Amends sec. 90h of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.90h). MI - SB686 Public employees and officers; other; state agency or department disciplining an employee for communicating with a legislator; prohibit unless the communication is prohibited. Creates new act. MI - SR14 A resolution to honor the life and service of Congressman John D. Dingell Jr. MI - SR45 A resolution recognizing May 5-11, 2019, as National Travel and Tourism Week, to draw attention to the importance of tourism to Michigan's economy and well-being. MI - SB127 Health occupations: health professionals; prescribers to obtain a Michigan Automated Prescription System (MAPS) report before prescribing or dispensing a controlled substance; provide exemption for hospice, and exempt hospice patients from bona fide prescriber-patient relationship requirement for prescribing a controlled substance. Amends sec. 7303a of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7303a). MI - SJR7 Criminal procedure; warrants; search and seizure protections; expand to include search and seizure of electronic communications and data. Amends sec. 11, art. I to the state constitution. MI - SB321 History and arts; historic sites; criteria for inclusion on Michigan Law Enforcement Officers Memorial; expand. Amends sec. 5 of 2004 PA 177 (MCL 28.785). MI - SB349 Liquor; spirits; markup on spirits; revise based on distiller's use of Michigan distillate. Amends sec. 233 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1233). MI - HB4940 Criminal procedure; sex offender registration; limitation on ages of juvenile sex offenders required to register on Michigan's sex offender registry; remove. Amends sec. 2 of 1994 PA 295 (MCL 28.722). MI - SB766 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; judge facing criminal charges; require to hold salary in escrow pending outcome of trial. Amends sec. 555 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.555). MI - SR22 A resolution to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the American Legion. MI - SCR14 A concurrent resolution to disapprove the proposed final action taken by the Certificate of Need Commission on the Certificate of Need (CON) Review Standards for Immune Effector Cell Therapy (IECT) Services. MI - SR47 A resolution to commemorate May 12-18, 2019, as STEM Awareness Week. MI - SCR13 A concurrent resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for Bill S. Huffman, former member of the House of Representatives and the Senate. 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 - SR17 A resolution to honor the Michigan Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) on their 80th Anniversary. MI - SR29 A resolution to recognize April 2019 as Donate Life Month. MI - SR28 A resolution to commemorate March 20, 2019, as Hunger Solutions Day. MI - SR8 A resolution recognizing January 27-February 2, 2019, as Catholic Schools Week in the state of Michigan. MI - SR56 A resolution to recognize June 2019 as Aphasia Awareness Month. MI - SR36 A resolution to designate May 2019 as Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. MI - SB600 Education; curriculum; Michigan merit curriculum; modify. Amends secs. 1277, 1278a, 1278c, 1278d, 1279h, 1280 & 1531f of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1277 et. seq.) & repeals sec. 1278b of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1278b). MI - HB5141 Elections; absent voters; local agreements dealing with absent voter counting boards and combined absent voter counting boards; allow. Amends secs. 765 & 765a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.765 & 168.765a) & adds sec. 764d. MI - SB293 Occupations; individual licensing and registration; annual report on issuance or denial of licensure based on lack of good moral character; require. Amends sec. 411 of 1980 PA 299 (MCL 339.411). MI - HB5021 Criminal procedure: expunction; set aside act to accommodate nonviolent firearm-related felony set aside act; provide for. Amends sec. 1 of 1965 PA 213 (MCL 780.621). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5020'19 MI - HB5020 Criminal procedure: expunction; procedure for setting aside certain firearm-related felonies; provide for. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5021'19 MI - SB715 Education; calendar; school districts, intermediate school districts, and public school academies; require to be closed on Veterans' Day. Amends sec. 1175 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1175). MI - HB4813 Individual income tax; credit; credit for the purchase of certain housing and for certain home modifications; establish. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 277. MI - SB570 Health; other; charges by nonparticipating providers; regulate. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding art. 18. MI - SR52 A resolution to commemorate May 23, 2019, as the 120th Anniversary of the Michigan Municipal League. MI - SR18 A resolution to recognize May 2019 as Stroke Awareness Month. MI - SB128 Health occupations; health professionals; definition of bona fide prescriber-patient relationship; revise. Amends sec. 7104 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7104). MI - SR20 A resolution to recognize myalgic encephalomyelitis as a serious, debilitating disease and urge key entities to improve patient care, prioritize new research, educate health professionals, and raise awareness about the severity of the disease. MI - SB360 Property tax; exemptions; certain eligible data center property; provide exemption. Amends 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.1 - 211.155) by adding sec. 9p. MI - SR61 A resolution to commemorate July 2019 as Craft Beer Month. MI - SR57 A resolution to commemorate June 6, 2019, as the inaugural Indian-American Legislative Day in the state of Michigan. MI - HB5095 Taxation; excise taxes; tax on ammunition sales; levy, and earmark. Creates new act. MI - SR34 A resolution to recognize April 24, 2019, as Suits and SneakersÂ® Day. MI - SR19 A resolution commemorating March 2019 as Problem Gambling Awareness Month. MI - SB166 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for violation of pain-capable unborn child protection act; provide for. Amends sec. 16p, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16p). MI - SB230 Criminal procedure: sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for the crime of dismemberment abortion; enact. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0229'19, HB 4320'19 MI - SR64 A resolution to recognize July 2019 as Michigan Wildlife Conservation Month. MI - SB204 Criminal procedure: youthful trainees; Holmes youthful trainee act; eliminate eligibility for certain offenses. Amends sec. 11, ch. II of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 762.11).