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Legislative Session(s): 2007-2008
Document Type(s): Bills
Sponsor: Bruce Patterson
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SJR B of 2007 Senate Joint Resolution Legislature; legislators; part-time legislature; provide for. Amends sec. 13, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SR 0003 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for Gerald R. Ford, the 38th President of the United States.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SCR 0004 of 2007 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to memorialize the President and the Congress of the United States to increase funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and to facilitate the establishment of programs that provide information about responsible energy use.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Energy and Technology
SR 0004 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution honoring Charles Thornhill.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SJR E of 2007 Senate Joint Resolution State financing and management; budget; constitutional amendment to limit the budget and make certain deposits; modify. Amends sec. 31, art. IV & sec. 18, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: RECONSIDER VOTE POSTPONED
SCR 0006 of 2007 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to express the sense of the Michigan Legislature that all future State of the State addresses be interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing by qualified interpreters.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SJR G of 2007 Senate Joint Resolution Higher education; state universities; classifying certain active duty military and their dependents residents for determining tuition; require. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII of the state constitution.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SCR 0008 of 2007 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to urge the President of the United States, the United States Congress, and the United States Department of Energy to restore funding for the Weatherization Assistance Program in Fiscal Year 2008 and to consider increasing future funding for this important federal program.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Energy and Technology
SR 0009 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered to honor Jerry Lawler, Executive Director of the Capitol Committee and Director of the Legislative Council Facilities Agency.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0010 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the President and the Congress of the United States to increase funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program and to facilitate the establishment of programs that provide information about responsible energy use.
Last Action: ADOPTED AS SUBSTITUTED S-4
SR 0012 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to refrain from raising C.A.F.E. mileage standards.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY
SCR 0012 of 2007 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to urge Michigan's congressional delegation to secure supplemental funding to control the spread of viral hemorrhagic septicemia in fish populations.
Last Action: REFERRED TO SECRETARY FOR RECORD
SR 0015 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to enact legislation to increase protections for the Great Lakes from Asian carp.
Last Action: ADOPTED AS SUBSTITUTED S-1
SR 0022 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to commemorate March 8, 2007, as World Kidney Day and the month of March as Kidney Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0023 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution proclaiming April 8-14, 2007, as National Architecture Week in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0028 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution proclaiming March as Hemophilia Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0032 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for Harold M. Ryan, former member of the Michigan Senate and the United States House of Representative and Wayne County Circuit Judge.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0035 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution recognizing April 2007 as Donate Life Month in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0036 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the President of the United States, the United States Congress, and the United States Department of Energy to restore funding for the Weatherization Assistance Program in Fiscal Year 2008 and to consider increasing future funding for this important federal program.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0038 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to provide assured funding for veteran health care.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SR 0040 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution marking the 62nd anniversary of the end of the Holocaust and declaring April 18, 2007, as Holocaust Remembrance Day in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0046 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating the Michigan United Conservation Clubs for seventy years of commitment in protecting Michigan's natural resources.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0047 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating the Michigan Department of Natural Resources for their efforts to promote hunting and fishing and to protect and conserve Michigan's natural resources.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0052 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to commemorate May 12-19, 2007, as Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome Awareness Week in the state of Michigan and name Lindsay Ratcliffe as Michigan Progeria Ambassador.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0053 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution proclaiming May 9, 2007, as 811/MISS DIG Awareness Day in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0059 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to enact the International Solid Waste Importation and Management Act of 2007 to permit states to prohibit or limit the importation of foreign and out-of-state solid waste.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 0063 of 2007 Senate Bill Health facilities; hospitals; development of an acuity system and staffing plan for nurses; require. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 21525.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SR 0066 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge Michigan's congressional delegation to secure supplemental funding to control the spread of viral hemorrhagic septicemia in fish populations.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0072 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered to honor Laura Chappelle, Michigan Public Service Commissioner.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0073 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Governor to refrain from filling judicial vacancies prior to the Supreme Court's issuance of the 2007 Judicial Resources Report in early August.
Last Action: ROLL CALL # 166 YEAS 21 NAYS 17 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0
SB 0075 of 2007 Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; security freeze on certain credit reports; require on consumer request. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0340'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Banking and Financial Services
SR 0084 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered as a memorial for Guy Vander Jagt, former member of the Michigan Senate and the United States House of Representatives.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0085 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to request the Governor to issue an Executive Directive requiring interdepartmental agreements and cooperation between the Department of Community Health, the Department of Human Services, and the Department of Corrections to coordinate services to inmates in Michigan's prisons.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0086 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to reject legislation that would preempt the authority of the Great Lakes states to curb the release of ballast water.
Last Action: ADOPTED AS SUBSTITUTED S-3
SR 0087 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Governor to reestablish the Groundwater Conservation Advisory Council.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SR 0089 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to enact H.R. 2927, which responsibly balances achievable fuel economy increases with important economic and social concerns, including consumer demand.
Last Action: ROLL CALL # 246 YEAS 32 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 6 NOT VOTING 0
SR 0090 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States and Indiana Department of Environmental Management to stop the increased dumping of pollutants into Lake Michigan by the British Petroleum refinery in Indiana.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SR 0097 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution celebrating the grand opening of the new Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA).
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0098 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to enact legislation to increase funding for Veterans Affairs health claims processing.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SR 0099 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to ensure that all members of the Armed Forces receive post-deployment health assessments for possible post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries, and that these assessments follow these servicemembers as they transition from active duty to civilian life or reserve duty.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0100 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the United States Department of Defense to accept records of state screening for post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries in the absence of a federal screening record.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0101 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Department of Defense to provide copies of Defense Department Form 214 to the home county of each member of the Armed Forces at the conclusion of their service.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0102 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to provide for the construction and maintenance of a national cemetery in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0103 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Michigan Civil Service Commission to amend the civil service rules regarding the veterans' hiring preference to extend the eligibility period from 5 years to 10 years following completion of active military duty.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0104 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the United States Postal Service to offer reduced rates for mailing packages to military personnel serving in a theater of war.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SR 0105 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to extend to veterans the option of enhanced insurance coverage to utilize private medical care facilities to alleviate some of the need to travel to distant VA hospitals.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SR 0106 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Department of Veterans Affairs to base their decisions for VA outpatient clinic staffing levels and funding on the size of the local veteran population.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SR 0107 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution memorializing the life of Vincenzo James Bruno, a proud Italian-American citizen whose very existence improved his community and his country.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SB 0107 of 2007 Senate Bill Education; discipline; policy prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1310b.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
SB 0109 of 2007 Senate Bill Health; smoking; smoke-free workplace and public restaurants; require. Amends secs. 12601 & 12905 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.12601 & 333.12905); amends heading to pt. 129 & repeals (See bill).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0110 of 2007 Senate Bill Health; smoking; smoke-free workplace; require. Amends sec. 12601 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.12601) & repeals (See act).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0114 of 2007 Senate Bill Local government; intergovernmental affairs; exception for a group self-insurance pool to provide certain benefits; eliminate. Amends sec. 5 of 1951 PA 35 (MCL 124.5).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON BANKING AND FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS
SR 0120 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution offered as a memorial for Jerry Lawler.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SB 0124 of 2007 Senate Bill Insurance; no-fault; definition of "serious impairment of body function"; modify. Amends sec. 3135 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3135).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SB 0128 of 2007 Senate Bill Campaign finance; public funding; public financing for certain supreme court candidates; provide for. Amends secs. 3, 5, 7, 10 & 11 of 1976 PA 388 (MCL 169.203 et seq.) & adds secs. 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 103, 105, 107, 108 & 109.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON CAMPAIGN AND ELECTION OVERSIGHT
SR 0130 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution to request that the Governor reimburse the community of Livonia for the jobs and economic losses resulting from the move of Quicken Loans to downtown Detroit.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SR 0132 of 2007 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating December 16 as Michigan POW/MIA Recognition Day.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SB 0201 of 2007 Senate Bill Environmental protection; other; environmental covenants; adopt uniform act. Amends secs. 20120b & 21310a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20120b & 324.21310a) & adds pt. 207.
Last Action: REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 0206 of 2007
(PA 0033 of 2008)
Senate Bill Land use; planning; planning law consolidation; provide for. Creates new act & repeals (See bill).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0033'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0216 of 2007 Senate Bill Public utilities; electric utilities; annual approval for a low income and energy efficiency factor regarding a distribution service; provide for. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.10cc) by adding sec. 10dd & repeals sec. 6c of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.6c).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY
SB 0286 of 2007 Senate Bill Vehicles; fund-raising registration plates; specialty plates for ducks unlimited; provide for. Amends sec. 811e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.811e) & adds sec. 811r.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 0298 of 2007
(PA 0055 of 2007)
Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in documents recorded by register of deeds; allow redaction in copies of documents unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 1 of 1836 PA 25 (MCL 565.581).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0055'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0299 of 2007
(PA 0056 of 2007)
Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in documents submitted to register of deeds for recordation; require redaction by person submitting document unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 1 of 1937 PA 103 (MCL 565.201).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0056'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0300 of 2007 Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in documents submitted to register of deeds for recordation; require redaction by register of deeds unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 1 of 1867 PA 20 (MCL 565.491).
Last Action: re-referred to Committee on Intergovernmental, Urban and Regional Affairs
SB 0301 of 2007
(PA 0057 of 2007)
Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in judgments submitted to register of deeds for recordation; require redaction unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 1 of 1873 PA 5 (MCL 565.401).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0057'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0302 of 2007 Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in affidavits submitted to register of deeds for recordation; require redaction unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 2 of 1915 PA 123 (MCL 565.452).
Last Action: re-referred to Committee on Intergovernmental, Urban and Regional Affairs
SB 0303 of 2007
(PA 0058 of 2007)
Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; social security numbers in recorded documents made available for inspection by register of deeds; allow redaction unless prohibited by law. Amends sec. 1 of 1875 PA 54 (MCL 565.551).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0058'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0329 of 2007 Senate Bill Insurance; health care corporations; coverage for certain mental health treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1980 PA 350 (MCL 550.1101 - 550.1704) by adding sec. 416e.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0330 of 2007 Senate Bill Insurance; health; coverage for certain mental health and substance abuse treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 3406s.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0340 of 2007 Senate Bill Consumer protection; privacy; security freeze on credit reports; allow. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0075'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Banking and Financial Services
SB 0370 of 2007
(PA 0194 of 2008)
Senate Bill Weapons; licensing; requirement for post-purchase pistol safety inspection; eliminate for certain individuals, revise certain carrying requirements for certain individuals, and include motor carrier officers and capitol security officers as peace officers. Amends secs. 2a, 5f and 5o of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.422a et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4490'07, HB 4491'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0194'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0371 of 2007 Senate Bill Crimes; weapons; crime of failing to have pistol safety inspected after purchase; repeal, and eliminate certain other references to pistol safety inspections. Amends secs. 224b & 231a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.224b & 750.231a) & repeals sec. 228 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.228). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0370'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0377 of 2007 Senate Bill Health facilities; hospitals; safe patient handling committee and program; require. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 21525.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0386 of 2007
(PA 0163 of 2007)
Senate Bill Crimes; criminal sexual conduct; provisions in criminal sexual conduct statutes relating to teachers and other school employees; expand to include volunteers, employees, and contractual service providers. Amends secs. 520a, 520b, 520c, 520d & 520e of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.520a et seq.).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0163'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0392 of 2007 Senate Bill Businesses; charitable organizations; uniform prudent management of institutional funds act; adopt. Creates new act & repeals 1976 PA 157 (MCL 451.1201 - 451.1210).
Last Action: REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
SB 0393 of 2007 Senate Bill Businesses; charitable organizations; references to uniform prudent management of institutional funds act in the nonprofit corporations act; revise to reflect adoption of new uniform act. Amends secs. 124, 261, 501 & 541 of 1982 PA 162 (MCL 450.2124 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0392'07
Last Action: REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
SB 0395 of 2007
(PA 0099 of 2007)
Senate Bill State financing and management; other; report on statutory mandates; provide for. Amends 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1101 - 4.1901) by adding sec. 783. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0099'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0396 of 2007
(PA 0096 of 2007)
Senate Bill State financing and management; other; committee on government efficiency; create. Amends 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1101 - 4.1901) by adding ch. 7A & repeals ch. 7A of 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1751 - 4.1753). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0096'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0397 of 2007
(PA 0097 of 2007)
Senate Bill State financing and management; other; report by committee on government efficiency; require. Amends 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1101 - 4.1901) by adding sec. 753. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0097'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0398 of 2007
(PA 0098 of 2007)
Senate Bill State financing and management; other; committee to review statutory mandates; establish. Amends 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1101 - 4.1901) by adding ch. 7B & repeals ch. 7B of 1986 PA 268 (MCL 4.1781 - 4.1783). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5194'07, HB 5198'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0098'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0413 of 2007 Senate Bill School aid; foundation allowance; additional funding per pupil for school districts meeting certain requirements; provide for, and require establishment of definition of "adequate funding". Amends secs. 11, 20 & 22b of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1611 et seq.) & adds sec. 12.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
SB 0438 of 2007 Senate Bill Elections; registration; application for hunting, fishing, or fur harvester's license; allow to serve as voter registration. Amends sec. 509u of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.509u) & adds sec. 499a.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 0439 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; election law provisions for use of hunting, fishing, or fur harvester's license application as voter registration application; make NREPA subject to. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 43501a. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0438'07
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 0440 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; right to hunt and fish; authorize natural resources commission to establish policies for protection of. Amends title & sec. 501 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.501).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Tourism, Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources
SB 0441 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; right to hunt and fish; require department of natural resources to protect. Amends sec. 503 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.503).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Tourism, Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources
SB 0442 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; right to hunt; require department of natural resources to protect. Amends sec. 40105 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40105).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Tourism, Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources
SB 0443 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; fishing; right to fish; require department of natural resources to protect. Amends sec. 48702 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.48702).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Tourism, Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources
SB 0456 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; eligibility for Michigan promise award; expand to include certain residents who graduated from out-of-state high schools. Amends secs. 2, 4 & 8 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622 et seq.).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON EDUCATION
SB 0473 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; website showing lands open for hunting; require department of natural resources to maintain. Amends sec. 40105 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40105).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Tourism, Outdoor Recreation and Natural Resources
SB 0501 of 2007 Senate Bill State agencies (existing); environmental quality; publication of booklet on farm-related environmental regulations and cooperation with department of agriculture; require. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 86.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Agriculture
SB 0502 of 2007 Senate Bill Environmental protection; other; complaint concerning a farm; require complainant to provide his or her name to the department of environmental quality. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 86.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE
SB 0503 of 2007 Senate Bill Agriculture; animals; animal waste handlers; regulate. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 86. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0504'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Agriculture
SB 0524 of 2007 Senate Bill Retirement; judges; retirement allowance for judges; increase. Amends 1992 PA 234 (MCL 38.2101 - 38.2670) by adding secs. 513 & 514.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0533 of 2007 Senate Bill Environmental protection; cleanups; brownfield redevelopment board members; modify. Amends sec. 20104a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20104a).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0534 of 2007
(PA 0204 of 2007)
Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; brownfield requirements; modify. Amends sec. 2 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2652). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4711'07, HB 4712'07, SB 0539'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0204'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0535 of 2007 Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; brownfield requirements; modify. Amends sec. 3 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2653).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0536 of 2007 Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; brownfield requirements; modify. Amends sec. 4 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2654).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0537 of 2007 Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; general amendments; provide for. Amends sec. 13 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2663).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0538 of 2007 Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; general amendments; provide for. Amends sec. 15 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2665).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 0539 of 2007
(PA 0203 of 2007)
Senate Bill Economic development; brownfield redevelopment authority; general amendments; provide for. Amends sec. 16 of 1996 PA 381 (MCL 125.2666). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4711'07, HB 4712'07, SB 0534'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0203'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0570 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; eligibility to receive Michigan promise grant; expand to include residents who graduated from out-of-state high schools. Amends sec. 2 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Education
SB 0584 of 2007 Senate Bill State financing and management; budget; budgeting process; implement zero-based budgeting. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 456.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
SB 0585 of 2007 Senate Bill Public utilities; restructuring; oversight of proposed mergers, sales, or acquisitions of public utilities; clarify. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.10cc) by adding sec. 6r.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY AND PUBLIC UTILITIES
SB 0593 of 2007
(PA 0149 of 2007)
Senate Bill Health facilities; other; body art facility; license and regulate. Amends heading of pt. 131 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.13101 - 333.13103) & secs. 13101 & 13102 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.13101 & 333.13102) & adds secs. 13104, 13105, 13106, 13107, 13108, 13109, 13110 & 13111.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0149'07 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0679 of 2007 Senate Bill Communications; telecommunications; sunset on 9-1-1 emergency service district; extend. Amends sec. 717 of 1986 PA 32 (MCL 484.1717).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Oversight and Investigations
SB 0689 of 2007 Senate Bill Retirement; state employees; early retirement for state employees; provide for. Amends 1943 PA 240 (MCL 38.1 - 38.69) by adding sec. 19k.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Government Operations
SB 0712 of 2007
(PA 0036 of 2008)
Senate Bill Traffic control; driver license; amendments regarding revised uniform anatomical gift act; provide for in vehicle code. Amends secs. 307 & 310 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.307 & 257.310). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4940'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0036'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0716 of 2007
(PA 0124 of 2008)
Senate Bill Health; medical records; access to medical records including autopsy reports; clarify. Amends sec. 3 of 2004 PA 47 (MCL 333.26263).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0124'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0731 of 2007
(PA 0139 of 2008)
Senate Bill Military affairs; other; requirement to provide certain returning reservists with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and traumatic brain injury questionnaires; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 150 (MCL 32.501 - 32.851) by adding sec. 236.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0139'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0732 of 2007 Senate Bill Businesses; other; designation of certain veteran-owned businesses as Michigan patriot businesses; allow. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0733'07, SB 0734'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
SB 0733 of 2007 Senate Bill Economic development; economic development corporations; website for certain veteran entrepreneurs; require. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001 - 125.2094) by adding sec. 79.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
SB 0734 of 2007 Senate Bill Businesses; other; Michigan patriot business participants; require that list be made available to agencies and the public. Amends sec. 141 of 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1141). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0732'07, SB 0733'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
SB 0735 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; tuition; tuition waiver for disabled veterans; provide for. Creates new act.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0736 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; tuition waiver for North American Indians; prohibit reimbursement to colleges and universities that do not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 2a of 1976 PA 174 (MCL 390.1252a).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0737 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; nursing scholarship; prohibit use at a college or university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 2 of 2002 PA 591 (MCL 390.1182).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0738 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; children of veterans tuition grant act; prohibit use at a college or university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 2 of 2005 PA 248 (MCL 390.1342).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0739 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; state competitive scholarships; prohibit use at college or university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 7 of 1964 PA 208 (MCL 390.977).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0740 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; Michigan promise grant; prohibit use at college or university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 2 of 2006 PA 479 (MCL 390.1622).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0741 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; Michigan educational opportunity grants; prohibit use at an educational institution that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 3 of 1986 PA 273 (MCL 390.1403).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0742 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; Michigan work-study program; prohibit use at college or university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 3 of 1986 PA 288 (MCL 390.1373).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0744 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; part-time, independent student grants; prohibit use at certain educational institutions that do not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 3 of 1986 PA 102 (MCL 390.1283).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0745 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; Michigan education trust money; prohibit use at public university that does not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 4 of 1986 PA 316 (MCL 390.1424).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0746 of 2007 Senate Bill Higher education; financial aid; tuition waiver for corrections officer survivors; prohibit reimbursement to state colleges and universities that do not grant in-state tuition to certain military personnel stationed in Michigan and their dependents. Amends sec. 4 of 1998 PA 541 (MCL 390.1264).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0747 of 2007
(PA 0141 of 2008)
Senate Bill Education; attendance; student's absence due to parent's being deployed or return from active duty; require to be treated as excused absence. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1138.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0141'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0748 of 2007 Senate Bill Insurance; life; life insurance policy of certain active duty military personnel; provide procedure to safeguard termination. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 4003.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs and Homeland Security
SB 0749 of 2007
(PA 0138 of 2008)
Senate Bill Liens; foreclosure; prohibition of foreclosure of mortgages given by certain active military personnel; provide for. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding secs. 3185 & 3285.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0138'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0750 of 2007
(PA 0028 of 2008)
Senate Bill Veterans; employment; employment preference for honorably discharged veterans; modify residency requirement. Amends sec. 1 of 1897 PA 205 (MCL 35.401).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0028'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0751 of 2007
(PA 0133 of 2008)
Senate Bill State financing and management; purchasing; veterans' preference for construction, goods, and services; increase. Amends sec. 261 of 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1261).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0133'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0752 of 2007
(PA 0163 of 2008)
Senate Bill Veterans; other; filing location of discharge papers for national guard reservists; clarify. Amends sec. 237 of 1967 PA 150 (MCL 32.637).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0163'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0753 of 2007 Senate Bill Traffic control; driver license; waiver of certain road test for certain members of the armed forces; allow. Amends sec. 309 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.309).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0754 of 2007
(PA 0176 of 2008)
Senate Bill Veterans; other; welcome home letters; require to include state-funded veterans service organizations. Creates new act.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0176'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0755 of 2007 Senate Bill Natural resources; hunting; hunting and fishing license fees; waive for certain veterans. Amends sec. 43537 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43537).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0756 of 2007 Senate Bill Vehicles; registration plates; waiver of service fee for special registration plates for disabled veterans; provide for. Amends sec. 803f of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803f).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0776 of 2007 Senate Bill Health; abortion; partial-birth abortions; prohibit. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 90h.
Last Action: POSTPONED FOR THE DAY
SB 0787 of 2007 Senate Bill Public utilities; public service commission; general amendments to 1939 PA 3; provide for. Amends secs. 10 & 10u of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.10 & 460.10u).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY AND PUBLIC UTILITIES
SB 0815 of 2007
(PA 0048 of 2008)
Senate Bill Communications; telecommunications; ability of CMRS supplier or reseller to collect service charge; clarify. Amends secs. 401 & 408 of 1986 PA 32 (MCL 484.1401 & 484.1408).
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0048'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0818 of 2007 Senate Bill Vehicles; registration plates; waiver of service fee for registration plates for disabled veterans; provide for. Amends sec. 803f of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803f).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0820 of 2007 Senate Bill Vehicles; registration plates; waiver of service fee for special registration plates for certain veterans; provide for. Amends sec. 803e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803e).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
SB 0858 of 2007
(PA 0187 of 2008)
Senate Bill Water; conservation; water withdrawals; require certain community suppliers to conduct an evaluation. Amends sec. 4 of 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1004). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4343'07, HB 5065'07, HB 5066'07, HB 5067'07, HB 5069'07, HB 5073'07, SB 0212'07, SB 0723'07, SB 0727'07, SB 0859'07, SB 0860'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0187'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0859 of 2007
(PA 186 of 2008)
Senate Bill Water; conservation; water withdrawal violations; provide penalties and remedies. Amends sec. 32713 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32713). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4343'07, HB 5065'07, HB 5066'07, HB 5067'07, HB 5069'07, HB 5073'07, SB 0212'07, SB 0723'07, SB 0727'07, SB 0858'07, SB 0860'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 186'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0860 of 2007
(PA 0185 of 2008)
Senate Bill Water; conservation; water withdrawal assessment tool; implement. Amends sec. 32728 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32728) & adds secs. 32706a, 32706b, 32706e & 32729. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4343'07, HB 5065'07, HB 5066'07, HB 5067'07, HB 5069'07, HB 5073'07, SB 0212'07, SB 0723'07, SB 0727'07, SB 0858'07, SB 0859'07
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0185'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0896 of 2007 Senate Bill Environmental protection; recycling; statewide goals for recycling rates; create. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 17410. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0889'07
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 0911 of 2007 Senate Bill Aeronautics; other; airline passengers bill of rights; create. Amends title of 1945 PA 327 (MCL 259.1 - 259.208) & adds pt. VIIIA. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0912'07
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
SB 0912 of 2007 Senate Bill Aeronautics; other; consumer airline advocate; create. Amends 1945 PA 327 (MCL 259.1 - 259.208) by adding secs. 165, 166 & 167. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0911'07
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
SB 0945 of 2007 Senate Bill Communications; internet; obtaining personal information by false pretenses; prohibit. Amends secs. 3 & 7 of 2004 PA 452 (MCL 445.63 & 445.67) & adds sec. 7a.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0947 of 2007 Senate Bill Public utilities; other; 21st century energy plan; provide for. Amends sec. 10q of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.10q); adds secs. 10dd, 10ee, 10ff & 11 & repeals sec. 11 of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.11).
Last Action: PLACED ON ORDER OF GENERAL ORDERS
SB 0954 of 2007 Senate Bill Crimes; malicious destruction; destruction or mutilation of war memorial or war monument; increase penalties to 5 years. Amends sec. 387 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.387).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0955 of 2007 Senate Bill Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of damaging or destroying a war memorial monument; establish. Amends sec. 16s, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16s). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0954'07
Last Action: PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0962 of 2007 Senate Bill Traffic control; driver license; document verification and license issuance standards for federal recognition; require. Amends secs. 40b, 208c, 303, 307, 310, 314, 811 & 812 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.40b et seq.) & adds secs. 30c, 310f & 310g. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0963'07, SB 1075'08
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 0963 of 2007 Senate Bill State; identification cards; minimum document requirements and issuance standards for federal recognition; include. Amends secs. 1, 1a, 2 & 8 of 1972 PA 222 (MCL 28.291 et seq.) & adds secs. 2a & 2b. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0962'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 0964 of 2007 Senate Bill Traffic control; driver license; motor vehicle code; revise to include federal hemisphere travel initiative. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0966'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 0965 of 2007 Senate Bill Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guideline for crime of fraudulent certification or statement in applying for enhanced driver license or enhanced official state identification card; establish. Amends sec. 11b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11b). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0964'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 0966 of 2007
(PA 0032 of 2008)
Senate Bill State; identification cards; personal identification cards; revise requirements for applications. Amends sec. 8 of 1972 PA 222 (MCL 28.298) & adds sec. 9a.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0032'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0983 of 2007 Senate Bill Civil rights; other; right of publicity; create. Creates new act.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0987 of 2007 Senate Bill Health; screening; testing of newborns for hearing impairment; require, and require department of community health to establish a program for the early detection of, and follow-up health care for, infants at risk for hearing impairment. Amends sec. 9311 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.9311); adds secs. 9316, 9317 & 9318 & repeals sec. 5432 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.5432).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 1000 of 2007 Senate Bill State financing and management; purchasing; requirement for state to purchase a certain percentage of renewable energy; provide for. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 257.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Energy and Technology
SCR 0025 of 2008 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution offered as a memorial for William B. Fitzgerald, Jr., former Senate Majority Leader and member of the House of Representatives.
Last Action: REFERRED TO SECRETARY FOR RECORD
SCR 0027 of 2008 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to urge the Great Lakes states to resist changes to the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact and to adopt the compact as presented in December 2005.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Great Lakes and Environment
SCR 0028 of 2008 Senate Concurrent Resolution A concurrent resolution to urge the Michigan Department of Community Health, in partnership with physicians, pharmacists, health facilities, and educational institutions, to increase awareness among children, young adults, and parents about the dangers of using prescriptions or over-the-counter drugs prescribed for another person and to encourage parents and adult family members to keep these medications out of a child’s reach.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Education
SR 0136 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution offered as a memorial for Michael J. Farley.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0137 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute to honor Pamela Harden Nyquist, Assistant Secretary of the Senate.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0143 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Governor to focus attention in the State of the State address and throughout the remainder of her tenure upon the losses that have taken place in employment, manufacturing jobs, and personal income growth in Michigan.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0147 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution designating February 2008 as Michigan Craniofacial Awareness Month.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0149 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating 2008 Legislative Build.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0150 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute honoring Richard C. Frank.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0152 of 2008 Senate Resolution A memorial resolution honoring former UAW President Douglas Fraser for his enduring contributions to protecting the rights of American workers and their families.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0154 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Great Lakes states to resist changes to the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River Basin Water Resources Compact and to adopt the compact as presented in December 2005.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0159 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to urge the Michigan Department of Community Health, in partnership with physicians, pharmacists, health facilities, and educational institutions, to increase awareness among children, young adults, and parents about the dangers of using prescriptions or over-the-counter drugs prescribed for another person and to encourage parents and adult family members to keep these medications out of a child’s reach.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0165 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the United States Congress to reverse cuts to the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0169 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution recognizing April 9, 2008, as Homeschoolers Day in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0170 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution designating April 15, 2008, as Community College Day in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0172 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating April 13-19, 2008, as Crime Victims' Rights Week in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0175 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Focus: HOPE.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0176 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution commemorating May 1, 2008, as Michigan's Day of Prayer.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0210 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution maximizing the state's ability to affect the terms and conditions of gaming operations under federal law by concurring in the tribal-state gaming compact negotiated between the Governor and the Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan (the Gun Lake Band) and the State of Michigan and executed on May 9, 2007.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SR 0214 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute offered to honor Kerry K. Chartkoff, Director of the Capitol Tour and Information Service.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0216 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to honor and thank Julie Gales.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0228 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to recognize the Michigan Office of Services to the Aging on the occasion of its 35th Anniversary.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0229 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the United States House of Representatives to retain the Honorable John Dingell as the chair of the Energy and Commerce Committee.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0232 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to assist Michigan in rebuilding the state's economy, in light of Michigan's high rate of unemployment and pressures on the state's Unemployment Trust Fund.
Last Action: ADOPTED
SR 0233 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution in memory of the Honorable Robert Blackwell, former mayor of the city of Highland Park and the first elected African-American Republican in the nation.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SR 0234 of 2008 Senate Resolution A resolution of tribute for the Honorable Mark Schauer.
Last Action: ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP OF THE SENATE AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAMED CO-SPONSORS
SB 1040 of 2008 Senate Bill Income tax; credit; credit for residential use of a qualified energy program; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.532) by adding sec. 253.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Energy and Technology
SB 1041 of 2008 Senate Bill Public utilities; consumer services; "green energy" programs; require electric suppliers to provide option to customers. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.10cc) by adding sec. 10dd.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Energy and Technology
SB 1050 of 2008 Senate Bill Local government; public services; certain city managed water and sewer systems; provide for regionalization of. Creates new act.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND REGULATORY REFORM
SB 1060 of 2008 Senate Bill Elections; absent voters; permanent absent voter file; provide for. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 759e.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON CAMPAIGN AND ELECTION OVERSIGHT
SB 1077 of 2008
(PA 317 of 2008)
Senate Bill Animals; other; provision to allow for the removal, capture, or lethal control of a gray wolf preying upon livestock; permit under certain circumstances. Amends 2008 PA 290 (MCL 324.95151 - 324.95153) by adding sec. 5.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 317'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 1078 of 2008 Senate Bill Townships; charter; procedures to approve annexation petition; revise. Amends sec. 34 of 1947 PA 359 (MCL 42.34). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1079'08, SB 1080'08, SB 1081'08, SB 1082'08, SB 1083'08
Last Action: RECONSIDER VOTE POSTPONED
SB 1079 of 2008 Senate Bill Townships; general law; procedures to approve annexation petition; revise. Amends 1846 RS 16 (MCL 41.1a - 41.110c) by adding sec. 104a. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1078'08, SB 1080'08, SB 1081'08, SB 1082'08, SB 1083'08
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
SB 1080 of 2008 Senate Bill Cities; home rule; procedures to approve annexation petition; revise. Amends secs. 9 & 9b of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.9 & 117.9b) & adds secs. 9c, 9d & 9e. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1078'08, SB 1079'08, SB 1081'08, SB 1082'08, SB 1083'08
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 1081 of 2008 Senate Bill Villages; general law; procedures to approve annexation petition; revise. Amends sec. 6, ch. XIV of 1895 PA 3 (MCL 74.6) & adds secs. 6b, 6c & 6d to ch. XIV. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1078'08, SB 1079'08, SB 1080'08, SB 1082'08, SB 1083'08
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 1082 of 2008 Senate Bill Villages; home rule; procedures to approve annexation petition; revise. Amends secs. 4 & 5 of 1909 PA 278 (MCL 78.4 & 78.5) & adds sec. 5b. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1078'08, SB 1079'08, SB 1080'08, SB 1081'08, SB 1083'08
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
SB 1083 of 2008 Senate Bill State; boundaries; voting requirement for annexation by home rule city; revise. Amends sec. 11b of 1968 PA 191 (MCL 123.1011b). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1078'08, SB 1079'08, SB 1080'08, SB 1081'08, SB 1082'08
Last Action: REFER TO COMMITTEE WITHDRAWN
SB 1085 of 2008 Senate Bill Natural resources; wildlife; taking of raptors for falconry; eliminate sunset. Amends sec. 40107a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40107a).
Last Action: laid over one day under the rules
SB 1088 of 2008 Senate Bill Communications; telecommunications; sunset; eliminate. Amends title of 1991 PA 179 (MCL 484.2101 - 484.2604) & repeals sec. 604 of 1991 PA 179 (MCL 484.2604).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY AND PUBLIC UTILITIES
SB 1117 of 2008 Senate Bill State financing and management; budget; budget process; establish a target deadline of May 30 of each year. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 365.
Last Action: referred to second reading
SB 1122 of 2008 Senate Bill Economic development; renaissance zones; additional alternative energy renaissance zones; create. Amends sec. 8a of 1996 PA 376 (MCL 125.2688a).
Last Action: referred to Committee on Agriculture
SB 1125 of 2008 Senate Bill Income tax; credit; tax incentive for purchase of an alternative fuel vehicle; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.532) by adding sec. 278.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON AGRICULTURE
SB 1135 of 2008
(PA 0049 of 2008)
Senate Bill Local government; authorities; zoological authority; permit any county to create. Creates new act.
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0049'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 1167 of 2008 Senate Bill Occupations; physical therapists; general amendments; provide for. Amends secs. 16265, 16315, 16335, 17801, 17820, 17821 & 17822 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16265 et seq.) & adds secs. 17808, 17823, 17824, 17825, 17849, 17850, 17854, 17856, 17862, 17864, 17866, 17868, 17870, 17872, 17878, 17882 & 17884.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Health Policy
SB 1181 of 2008 Senate Bill Transportation; other; provision to allow cost-free use of state property for film industry productions; provide for. Amends 1964 PA 286 (MCL 247.801 - 247.816) by adding sec. 6b.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Commerce
SB 1191 of 2008 Senate Bill Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of obtaining personal information by false pretenses; modify. Amends sec. 14h, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.14h). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0945'07
Last Action: referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 1228 of 2008 Senate Bill State; planning; energy efficiency program; create. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.10cc) by adding secs. 10dd & 10ee.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
SB 1229 of 2008 Senate Bill Public employees and officers; state; office of state poet laureate; create. Creates new act.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON COMMERCE AND TOURISM
SB 1244 of 2008 Senate Bill Agriculture; other; technology preference; clarify and eliminate loan function. Amends title & secs. 1, 2, 2a & 3 of 2000 PA 322 (MCL 285.301 et seq.) & repeals sec. 2b of 2000 PA 322 (MCL 285.302b). TIE BAR WITH: SB 1497'08
Last Action: referred to second reading
SB 1246 of 2008 Senate Bill Energy; electricity; net metering; allow, and increase to 550 kilowatt. Amends 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.1 - 460.10cc) by adding sec. 10dd.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY POLICY AND PUBLIC UTILITIES
SB 1309 of 2008 Senate Bill Business tax; other; credit for dentists who install dental amalgam separators; provide for. Amends 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1101 - 208.1601) by adding sec. 461. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1310'08
Last Action: PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING
SB 1310 of 2008 Senate Bill Occupations; dentists; separating dental amalgam from wastewater; require under certain circumstances. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 16631. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1309'08
Last Action: PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING
SB 1311 of 2008 Senate Bill Health; pharmaceuticals; medical benefit plan carriers offering incentives to physicians or other health care professionals for prescribing certain medications; regulate. Creates new act.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 1338 of 2008 Senate Bill Sales tax; exemptions; alternative energy systems; provide sales exemption. Amends 1933 PA 167 (MCL 205.51 - 205.78) by adding sec. 4ff.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 1441 of 2008 Senate Bill State financing and management; purchasing; searchable database listing all state expenditures; create. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 447.
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
SB 1556 of 2008 Senate Bill Vehicles; registration plates; "I Believe" vehicle registration plates; create. Amends sec. 224 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.224).
Last Action: REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
SB 1557 of 2008 Senate Bill Vehicles; registration plates; specialty plates for scouts; create. Amends sec. 811e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.811e) & adds sec. 811r.
Last Action: referred to Committee on Transportation
SB 1629 of 2008
(PA 0391 of 2008)
Senate Bill Crime victims; other; crime victims services commission payment of sexual assault medical forensic examination costs to health care providers; provide for under certain circumstances. Amends 1976 PA 223 (MCL 18.351 - 18.368) by adding sec. 5a. TIE BAR WITH: HB 6602'08
Last Action: ASSIGNED PA 0391'08 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT