December 17, 2015, Introduced by Reps. Chatfield, Johnson, Aaron Miller, Bumstead and Cole and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.


     A bill to amend 1927 PA 372, entitled


"An act to regulate and license the selling, purchasing,

possessing, and carrying of certain firearms, gas ejecting devices,

and electro-muscular disruption devices; to prohibit the buying,

selling, or carrying of certain firearms, gas ejecting devices, and

electro-muscular disruption devices without a license or other

authorization; to provide for the forfeiture of firearms and

electro-muscular disruption devices under certain circumstances; to

provide for penalties and remedies; to provide immunity from civil

liability under certain circumstances; to prescribe the powers and

duties of certain state and local agencies; to prohibit certain

conduct against individuals who apply for or receive a license to

carry a concealed pistol; to make appropriations; to prescribe

certain conditions for the appropriations; and to repeal all acts

and parts of acts inconsistent with this act,"


by amending section 5c (MCL 28.425c), as amended by 2015 PA 3; and


to repeal acts and parts of acts.




     Sec. 5c. (1) A license to carry a concealed pistol shall be in


a form, with the same dimensions as a Michigan operator license,


prescribed by the department of state police. Beginning December 1,


2015, the license shall be constructed of plastic laminated paper


or hard plastic. No additional fee shall be charged for the license


unless otherwise prescribed in this act. A fee not to exceed $10.00


may be charged for an optional hard plastic license only if the


county clerk also provides the option of obtaining a plastic


laminated paper license at no charge. A county clerk shall deposit


a fee collected under this subsection in the concealed pistol


licensing fund of that county created in section 5x. The license


shall contain all of the following:


     (a) The licensee's full name and date of birth.


     (b) A photograph and a physical description of the licensee.


     (c) A statement of the effective dates of the license.


     (d) An indication of exceptions authorized by this act


applicable to the licensee.


     (e) The licensee's state-issued driver license or personal


identification card number.


     (f) The premises on which carrying a concealed pistol is


prohibited under section 5o.


     (f) (g) The peace officer disclosure required under section




     (g) (h) An indication whether the license is a duplicate or an


emergency license.


     (h) (i) If the license is an emergency license, an indication


that the emergency license does not exempt the individual from


complying with all applicable laws for the purchase of firearms.


     (2) The department of state police or a county clerk shall not


require a licensee's signature to appear on a license to carry a

concealed pistol.


     (3) Subject to section 5o and except Except as otherwise


provided by law, a license to carry a concealed pistol issued by


the county clerk authorizes the licensee to do all of the




     (a) Carry a pistol concealed on or about his or her person


anywhere in this state.


     (b) Carry a pistol in a vehicle, whether concealed or not


concealed, anywhere in this state.


     (4) The secretary of state shall make a digitized photograph


taken of the applicant for a driver license or personal


identification card available to the department for use under this


act. The department shall provide the photograph of the applicant


received from the secretary of state to the county clerk who shall


use the photograph on the individual's license unless the applicant


does not have a digitized photograph on file with the secretary of


state. If an applicant does not have a digitized photograph on file


with the secretary of state, the applicant shall provide a


passport-quality photograph of the applicant as provided under


section 5b(1).


     Enacting section 1. Section 5o of 1927 PA 372, MCL 28.425o, is


repealed effective 90 days after the date this amendatory act is


enacted into law.


     Enacting section 2. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days


after the date it is enacted into law.