August 6-13, 2007
Volume 5 Issue 32

In the Capitol
Complete Committee Meeting List

New Public Acts

Legislation Introduced 8/8
Of Interest to the Legal Community
HB 5089 Criminal procedure; DNA; deadline for filing petition for DNA testing in felony conviction cases; extend, and revise certain procedures for obtaining test of DNA evidence.

Of General Interest
HJR U Elections; initiative and referendum; statewide ballot proposals to be voted on at odd year general elections; require.

HB 5104 Business tax; other; business income tax base; revise to account for deferred liabilities.

In the Hall of Justice
Volunteers Sought for Michigan Supreme Court Learning Center

State News
Are State Supreme Court Justices Partisan?
(Lansing State Journal, 8/11/07)

Links of Interest
Public Policy Resource Center | Michigan Supreme Court | Michigan Legislature | MCL Search Engines