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

                                                                  SUMMARY OF HOUSE-PASSED BILL

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House Bill 4778 (Substitute H-1 as passed by the House)

Sponsor:  Representative Steven Johnson

House Committee:  Communications and Technology

Senate Committee:  Oversight


Date Completed:  9-27-21




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 on an electronic device that prevented it from maintaining or preserving a public record as required by law.


MCL 18.1270                                            Legislative Analyst:  Stephen Jackson




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


                                                               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.