STATE AGENCIES; PUBLIC RECORDS                                                    H.B. 4778 (S-1):

                                                                                                    SUMMARY OF BILL

                                                                                     REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE










House Bill 4778 (Substitute S-1 as reported)

Sponsor:  Representative Steven Johnson

House Committee:  Communications and Technology

Senate Committee:  Oversight




The bill would amend the Management and Budget Act to require the Department of Technology, Management, and Budget to issue directives that all State departments and all State agencies could not use any app, software, or other technology that prevented it from maintaining or preserving a public record as required by law on an electronic device that is used to create a public record.


MCL 18.1270                                                         Legislative Analyst:  Stephen Jackson




The bill would have no fiscal impact on State or local government.


Date Completed:  10-19-21                                      Fiscal Analyst:  Elizabeth Raczkowski





This analysis was prepared by nonpartisan Senate staff for use by the Senate in its deliberations and does not constitute an official statement of legislative intent.