No. 87

STATE OF MICHIGAN

 

JOURNAL

OF THE

House  of  Representatives

 

101st  Legislature

REGULAR  SESSION  OF  2021

 

 

 

 

House Chamber, Lansing, Thursday, October 21, 2021.

 

12:00 Noon.

 

The House was called to order by the Clerk.

 

The roll was called by the Clerk of the House of Representatives, who announced that a quorum was not present.

 

 

Announcement by the Clerk of Printing and Enrollment

 

 

The Clerk announced the enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor on Wednesday, October 20, for her approval of the following bills:

Enrolled House Bill No. 4026 at 4:02 p.m.

Enrolled House Bill No. 4637 at 4:04 p.m.

 

The Clerk announced that the following bills had been reproduced and made available electronically on Wednesday, October 20:

House Bill Nos.     5425   5426   5427   5428  5429   5430   5431   5432   5433  5434   5435   5436 5437       5438        5439        5440        5441        5442                               5443   5444   5445   5446  5447  5448

 

The Clerk announced that the following bills had been reproduced and made available electronically on Thursday, October 21:

Senate Bill Nos.      696    697    698    699    700    701

 

The Clerk announced that the following Senate bills had been received on Thursday, October 21:

Senate Bill Nos.      627    628

 

 

Reports of Standing Committees

 

 

COMMITTEE ATTENDANCE REPORT

 

The following report, submitted by Rep. Steven Johnson, Chair, of the Committee on Oversight, was received and read:

Meeting held on: Thursday, October 21, 2021

Present: Reps. Steven Johnson, Outman, Hoitenga, Reilly, O’Malley, Wozniak, Brixie, LaGrand and Young

Messages from the Senate

 

 

House Bill No. 4700, entitled

A bill to amend 2001 PA 142, entitled “Michigan memorial highway act,” (MCL 250.1001 to 250.2081) by adding section 1090.

The Senate has passed the bill, ordered that it be given immediate effect and pursuant to Joint Rule 20, inserted the full title.

The House agreed to the full title.

The bill was referred to the Clerk for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

 

 

House Bill No. 4739, entitled

A bill to amend 2001 PA 142, entitled “Michigan memorial highway act,” (MCL 250.1001 to 250.2092) by adding section 101.

The Senate has passed the bill, ordered that it be given immediate effect and pursuant to Joint Rule 20, inserted the full title.

The House agreed to the full title.

The bill was referred to the Clerk for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

 

 

House Bill No. 4832, entitled

A bill to amend 2001 PA 142, entitled “Michigan memorial highway act,” (MCL 250.1001 to 250.2091) by adding section 107.

The Senate has passed the bill, ordered that it be given immediate effect and pursuant to Joint Rule 20, inserted the full title.

The House agreed to the full title.

The bill was referred to the Clerk for enrollment printing and presentation to the Governor.

 

 

Senate Bill No. 627, entitled

A bill to provide for the recovery or replacement of durable monuments defining the Michigan-Indiana state line; to create a commission; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state and local governmental officers and agencies; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

The Senate has passed the bill.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

 

 

Senate Bill No. 628, entitled

A bill to amend 1990 PA 345, entitled “State survey and remonumentation act,” by amending section 12 (MCL 54.272), as amended by 2014 PA 166.

The Senate has passed the bill.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.

 

 

Introduction of Bills

 

 

Rep. Clements introduced

House Bill No. 5449, entitled

A bill to amend 1987 PA 96, entitled “The mobile home commission act,” by amending section 30i (MCL 125.2330i), as amended by 2005 PA 162, and by adding section 30j.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

 

Reps. Markkanen and LaGrand introduced

House Bill No. 5450, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” (MCL 760.1 to 777.69) by adding section 58 to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

Reps. Meerman and LaGrand introduced

House Bill No. 5451, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49h to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. Whiteford and LaGrand introduced

House Bill No. 5452, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49m to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. Yancey, LaGrand and Liberati introduced

House Bill No. 5453, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49o to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. LaGrand and Liberati introduced

House Bill No. 5454, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49j to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. Calley and LaGrand introduced

House Bill No. 5455, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49k to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. Mueller and LaGrand introduced

House Bill No. 5456, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by amending section 22 of chapter XVII (MCL 777.22), as amended by 2003 PA 134, and by adding section 49e to chapter XVII.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Reps. Eisen, Maddock, Bezotte, Bollin, Bellino, Allor and Yaroch introduced

House Bill No. 5457, entitled

A bill to amend 1976 PA 451, entitled “The revised school code,” by amending section 1177 (MCL 380.1177), as amended by 2013 PA 121.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

 

Reps. Eisen, Maddock, Bezotte, Bollin, Bellino, Allor and Yaroch introduced

House Bill No. 5458, entitled

A bill to amend 1978 PA 368, entitled “Public health code,” (MCL 333.1101 to 333.25211) by adding section 5113a.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

 

Reps. Garza and VanSingel introduced

House Bill No. 5459, entitled

A bill to amend 1970 PA 91, entitled “Child custody act of 1970,” by amending sections 3 and 5 (MCL 722.23 and 722.25), section 3 as amended by 2016 PA 95 and section 5 as amended by 2016 PA 96.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

Reps. VanSingel and Garza introduced

House Bill No. 5460, entitled

A bill to amend 1970 PA 91, entitled “Child custody act of 1970,” by amending sections 6a and 7a (MCL 722.26a and 722.27a), section 6a as added by 1980 PA 434 and section 7a as amended by 2016 PA 96.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

 

 

Reps. Steven Johnson, Outman, Markkanen, Meerman, Yaroch, Beeler, Bezotte and Wozniak introduced

House Bill No. 5461, entitled

A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled “The social welfare act,” (MCL 400.1 to 400.119b) by adding section 14n.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

 

 

Reps. Outman, Markkanen, Meerman, Eisen, Yaroch, Beeler, Bezotte and Wozniak introduced

House Bill No. 5462, entitled

A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled “The social welfare act,” by amending section 105c (MCL 400.105c), as added by 2013 PA 107.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

 

 

Reps. Outman, Markkanen, Meerman, Eisen, Yaroch, Beeler, Bezotte and Wozniak introduced

House Bill No. 5463, entitled

A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled “The social welfare act,” by amending section 10f (MCL 400.10f), as added by 2013 PA 41.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

 

 

Reps. Eisen, Outman, Markkanen, Meerman, Yaroch, Beeler, Bezotte and Wozniak introduced

House Bill No. 5464, entitled

A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled “The social welfare act,” (MCL 400.1 to 400.119b) by adding section 14n.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Families, Children, and Seniors.

 

 

Reps. Ellison and Tisdel introduced

House Bill No. 5465, entitled

A bill to provide for registry, promotion, and regulation of certain short-term rentals and hosting platforms; to create certain databases; to provide for imposition and collection of a statewide excise tax; to provide for the disbursement of the excise tax; to establish the functions and duties of certain state departments and employees and certain local units of government; and to prescribe penalties and remedies.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Tourism.

 

 

Reps. Tisdel and Ellison introduced

House Bill No. 5466, entitled

A bill to amend 2006 PA 110, entitled “Michigan zoning enabling act,” (MCL 125.3101 to 125.3702) by adding section 206b.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Commerce and Tourism.

 

 

Rep. Green introduced

House Bill No. 5467, entitled

A bill to amend 1976 PA 267, entitled “Open meetings act,” by amending section 3a (MCL 15.263a), as amended by 2021 PA 54.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Local Government and Municipal Finance.

Reps. Tisdel, Hertel, Sneller, Sabo, Steenland, Anthony, Sowerby, Stone, Young, Shannon, Yaroch, Huizenga and O’Malley introduced

House Bill No. 5468, entitled

A bill to amend 1980 PA 299, entitled “Occupational code,” by amending section 1809 (MCL 339.1809), as amended by 2020 PA 265.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

 

Reps. Hertel, Tisdel, Sneller, Sabo, Steenland, Anthony, Sowerby, Stone, Young, Shannon, Yaroch, Huizenga and O’Malley introduced

House Bill No. 5469, entitled

A bill to amend 1968 PA 251, entitled “Cemetery regulation act,” (MCL 456.521 to 456.543) by adding section 12b.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

 

Reps. Anthony, Aiyash, Huizenga, Breen, Young, Hood, Tyrone Carter, Ellison, Bolden, Green, Cavanagh, Scott, Puri, Camilleri and Whitsett introduced

House Bill No. 5470, entitled

A bill to amend 1949 PA 300, entitled “Michigan vehicle code,” by amending section 310 (MCL 257.310), as amended by 2020 PA 304.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

 

 

Reps. Anthony, Aiyash, Breen, Huizenga, Cavanagh, Hood, Tyrone Carter, Ellison, Bolden, Green, Scott, Young, Puri and Camilleri introduced

House Bill No. 5471, entitled

A bill to amend 1972 PA 222, entitled “An act to provide for an official personal identification card; to provide for its form, issuance and use; to regulate the use and disclosure of information obtained from the card; to prescribe the powers and duties of the secretary of state; to prescribe fees; to prescribe certain penalties for violations; and to provide an appropriation for certain purposes,” (MCL 28.291 to 28.300) by adding section 1b.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

 

 

Reps. O’Neal, Tyrone Carter, Brenda Carter, Cavanagh, Glenn and Beson introduced

House Bill No. 5472, entitled

A bill to amend 2001 PA 142, entitled “Michigan memorial highway act,” (MCL 250.1001 to 250.2092) by adding section 105.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

 

 

Rep. Meerman introduced

House Bill No. 5473, entitled

A bill to amend 1927 PA 175, entitled “The code of criminal procedure,” by repealing sections 3, 4, 5, 6, 6a, and 6b of chapter VII (MCL 767.3, 767.4, 767.5, 767.6, 767.6a, and 767.6b), section 6 of chapter VII as amended by 1999 PA 250.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

 

 

Rep. Meerman introduced

House Bill No. 5474, entitled

A bill to amend 1954 PA 116, entitled “Michigan election law,” by amending section 807 (MCL 168.807).

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Elections and Ethics.

 

 

Reps. Hood, Weiss, Tyrone Carter, Thanedar, Pohutsky, Haadsma, Brabec, Sowerby, Cavanagh, Stone and Kuppa introduced

House Bill No. 5475, entitled

A bill to amend 1976 PA 451, entitled “The revised school code,” by amending sections 1169, 1507, and 1507b (MCL 380.1169, 380.1507, and 380.1507b), sections 1169 and 1507 as amended and section 1507b as added by 2004 PA 165.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Education.

Reps. Weiss, Hood, Tyrone Carter, Thanedar, Pohutsky, Haadsma, Brabec, Sowerby, Cavanagh, Aiyash, Stone and Kuppa introduced

House Bill No. 5476, entitled

A bill to amend 1976 PA 451, entitled “The revised school code,” by amending section 1507b (MCL 380.1507b), as added by 2004 PA 165, and by adding section 1507c.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Education.

 

 

Reps. Stone, Hertel, Kuppa, Steenland, Cherry, Brixie, Weiss, Haadsma, Lasinski, Brenda Carter, Allor, Aiyash, Hood and Sowerby introduced

House Bill No. 5477, entitled

A bill to regulate the preparation, distribution, and sale of kratom products; to prohibit the preparation, distribution, and sale of adulterated or contaminated kratom products; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state governmental officers and entities; to prescribe fines and penalties; and to provide remedies.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

 

Reps. Wozniak, Bezotte and Green introduced

House Bill No. 5478, entitled

A bill to amend 1978 PA 368, entitled “Public health code,” by amending sections 20106, 20109, 20115, and 20161 (MCL 333.20106, 333.20109, 333.20115, and 333.20161), section 20106 as amended by 2017 PA 167, section 20109 as amended by 2015 PA 156, section 20115 as amended by 2012 PA 499, and section 20161 as amended by 2020 PA 169, and by adding part 211.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

 

Reps. Aiyash, Rabhi and Weiss introduced

House Bill No. 5479, entitled

A bill to amend 2018 PA 337, entitled “Improved workforce opportunity wage act,” by amending section 4 (MCL 408.934), as amended by 2018 PA 368; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

 

Reps. Aiyash and Cynthia Johnson introduced

House Bill No. 5480, entitled

A bill to amend 1961 PA 236, entitled “Revised judicature act of 1961,” (MCL 600.101 to 600.9947) by adding sections 5740 and 5782.

The bill was read a first time by its title and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

By unanimous consent the House returned to the order of

Motions and Resolutions

 

 

Rep. Aiyash offered the following resolution:

House Resolution No. 186.

A resolution to call on the state of Michigan to act quickly to replace lead service lines that have contaminated drinking water sources in the city of Hamtramck.

Whereas, A reliable system that delivers safe, quality drinking water is crucial to a community’s vitality and its residents’ health and well-being; and

Whereas, Exposure to lead can cause serious harm to the health of children and adults. Children are especially vulnerable to lead poisoning and can experience damage to the brain and nervous system, slowed growth and development, and other significant harm to their health, including long-term impacts; and

Whereas, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 90th percentile value lead action level in drinking water is 15 parts per billion (ppb); and

Whereas, An October 15, 2021, letter from the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy to Hamtramck about lead and copper monitoring indicates that the community water supply’s 90th percentile value exceeded the 15 ppb lead action level during testing from June 1 to September 30, 2021. The 90th percentile value for lead was 17 ppb, with sample results reaching as high as 36 ppb. Among the sources of the lead contamination, the letter notes that the city’s service lines may contain lead; now, therefore, be it

Resolved by the House of Representatives, That we call on the state of Michigan to act quickly to replace lead service lines that have contaminated drinking water sources in the city of Hamtramck; and be it further

Resolved, That copies of this resolution be transmitted to the Governor and the Director of the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy.

The resolution was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation.

 

 

Rep. Aiyash offered the following concurrent resolution:

House Concurrent Resolution No. 13.

A concurrent resolution to call on the state of Michigan to act quickly to replace lead service lines that have contaminated drinking water sources in the city of Hamtramck.

Whereas, A reliable system that delivers safe, quality drinking water is crucial to a community’s vitality and its residents’ health and well-being; and

Whereas, Exposure to lead can cause serious harm to the health of children and adults. Children are especially vulnerable to lead poisoning and can experience damage to the brain and nervous system, slowed growth and development, and other significant harm to their health, including long-term impacts; and

Whereas, The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s 90th percentile value lead action level in drinking water is 15 parts per billion (ppb); and

Whereas, An October 15, 2021, letter from the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy to Hamtramck about lead and copper monitoring indicates that the community water supply’s 90th percentile value exceeded the 15 ppb lead action level during testing from June 1 to September 30, 2021. The 90th percentile value for lead was 17 ppb, with sample results reaching as high as 36 ppb. Among the sources of the lead contamination, the letter notes that the city’s service lines may contain lead; now, therefore, be it

Resolved by the House of Representatives (the Senate concurring), That we call on the state of Michigan to act quickly to replace lead service lines that have contaminated drinking water sources in the city of Hamtramck; and be it further

Resolved, That copies of this resolution be transmitted to the Governor and the Director of the Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy.

The concurrent resolution was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation.

 

 

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The Clerk declared the House adjourned until Tuesday, October 26, at 1:30 p.m.

 

 

GARY L. RANDALL

Clerk of the House of Representatives