Legislation Introduced in July and August 2016

Administrative Law

HB 5765 (Iden) Property tax; tax tribunal; tribunal procedures; revise, and provide other general amendments. Amends secs. 3, 21, 22, 25, 26, 32, 34, 35a, 49, 51 & 62 of 1973 PA 186 (MCL 205.703 et seq.) & repeals sec. 23 of 1973 PA 186 (MCL 205.723).

 

Animal Law

HB 5779 (Kosowski) Children; abuse or neglect; suspected child abuse or child neglect; require animal control officers to report. Amends sec. 3 of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.623).

HB 5780 (Lucido) Animals; other; suspected animal abuse or neglect cases; require child protective service employees to report. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 48 to ch. IX.

HB 5781 (Kosowski) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for certain reported animal abuse or neglect penalties; enact. Amends sec. 16b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16b).

 

Attorney Regulation

HB 5789 (Singh) Public employees and officers; duties; attorney case-tracking; require by department of attorney general. Amends title of 1919 PA 232 (MCL 14.101 - 14.102) & adds sec. 3.

 

Business Law

HB 5786 (Farrington) Individual income tax; credit; angel investment tax credit; revise and recreate. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 278a.

HB 5787 (Farrington) Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; certification and approval of angel investment tax credits; authorize. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001 - 125.2094) by adding sec. 16.

HB 5797 (Glardon) Agriculture; weights and measures; security measures to combat credit card skimmers; require on retail gasoline pumps with scanning devices. Amends 1964 PA 283 (MCL 290.601 - 290.635) by adding sec. 28f.

HB 5804 (Driskell) Agriculture; weights and measures; security measures to combat credit card skimmers; require on retail gasoline pumps with scanning devices. Amends 1964 PA 283 (MCL 290.601 - 290.635) by adding sec. 28f.

 

Consumer Law

HB 5797 (Glardon) Agriculture; weights and measures; security measures to combat credit card skimmers; require on retail gasoline pumps with scanning devices. Amends 1964 PA 283 (MCL 290.601 - 290.635) by adding sec. 28f.

HB 5804 (Driskell) Agriculture; weights and measures; security measures to combat credit card skimmers; require on retail gasoline pumps with scanning devices. Amends 1964 PA 283 (MCL 290.601 - 290.635) by adding sec. 28f.

 

Courts & Judges

HB 5767 (Forlini) Housing; landlord and tenants; late rental payments; authorize late fees to be awarded in summary action for possession of premises. Amends secs. 5741 & 5750 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5741 & 600.5750).

HB 5778 (Howrylak) Civil rights; open meetings; remedies for violations of the open meetings act; revise. Amends sec. 11 of 1976 PA 267 (MCL 15.271).

HB 5785 (Lucido) Liquor; drinking age; obtaining court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing of a minor; require. Amends sec. 703 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1703).

HB 5795 (Lucido) Crimes; intoxication or impairment; peace officer to obtain court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing; require. Amends secs. 320a & 625a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.320a & 257.625a).

 

Corrections

HB 5790 (Howell) Law enforcement; peace officers; definition of peace officer in the carrying and administering opioid antagonists act; expand to include corrections officers. Amends sec. 1 of 2014 PA 462 (MCL 28.541).

 

Criminal Law

HB 5779 (Kosowski) Children; abuse or neglect; suspected child abuse or child neglect; require animal control officers to report. Amends sec. 3 of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.623).

HB 5780 (Lucido) Animals; other; suspected animal abuse or neglect cases; require child protective service employees to report. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 48 to ch. IX.

HB 5781 (Kosowski) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for certain reported animal abuse or neglect penalties; enact. Amends sec. 16b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16b).

HB 5785 (Lucido) Liquor; drinking age; obtaining court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing of a minor; require. Amends sec. 703 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1703).

HB 5791 (Kesto) Traffic control; driver license; suspension of license for certain violations; prohibit additional period of suspension under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 904 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.904).

HB 5794 (Lucido) Law enforcement; training; law enforcement officer training in identifying and handling individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder; require for certification. Amends sec. 9 of 1965 PA 203 (MCL 28.609).

HB 5795 (Lucido) Crimes; intoxication or impairment; peace officer to obtain court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing; require. Amends secs. 320a & 625a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.320a & 257.625a).

HB 5800 (Lucido) Marihuana; penalities and remedies; restrictions on transporting medical marihuana; revise, and provide sanctions for a violation in the Michigan medical marihuana act. Amends sec. 7 of 2008 IL 1 (MCL 333.26427) & repeals sec. 474 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.474).

HB 5802 (Singh) Health; death; physician-assisted suicide; allow under certain circumstances. Creates new act & repeals sec. 329a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.329a) & 1992 PA 270 (MCL 752.1021 - 752.1027).

HB 5803 (Cochran) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crimes involving physician-assisted suicide; revise. Amends secs. 13n & 16p, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13n & 777.16p).

 

Education Law

HB 5768 (Pagan) Retirement; public school employees; application of the unfunded actuarial accrued liability contribution rate for certain reporting units to payroll plus purchased services; provide for. Amends sec. 41 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1341).

HB 5796 (Potvin) Education; employees; provision providing employment preference for certain personnel in special education programs and services; repeal. Repeals sec. 1766 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1766).

HB 5806 (Hughes) Retirement; public school employees; retirant employed as a substitute teacher at a reporting unit under certain conditions without forfeiting retirement allowance or health care coverage; extend sunset. Amends sec. 61 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1361).

 

Environmental & Natural Resources Law

HB 5792 (Howrylak) Environmental protection; permits; minimum term of permit for treatment of aquatic invasive species; reduce. Amends sec. 3309 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3309).

 

Health Law

HB 5782 (Callton) Mental health; code; medical information sharing in certain cases; require. Amends sec. 748 of 1974 PA 258 (MCL 330.1748).

HB 5783 (Callton) Health; occupations; licensing of genetic counselors; require. Amends secs. 17001 & 17021 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17001 & 333.17021) & adds secs. 16326, 17091, 17092, 17093, 17094, 17095 & 17096.

HB 5802 (Singh) Health; death; physician-assisted suicide; allow under certain circumstances. Creates new act & repeals sec. 329a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.329a) & 1992 PA 270 (MCL 752.1021 - 752.1027).

HB 5803 (Cochran) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crimes involving physician-assisted suicide; revise. Amends secs. 13n & 16p, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13n & 777.16p).

 

Juvenile Law

HB 5785 (Lucido) Liquor; drinking age; obtaining court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing of a minor; require. Amends sec. 703 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1703).

 

Labor & Employment Law

HB 5776 (Dianda) Retirement; other; retirement program for certain nonpublic employees to participate in a benefit plan; create, and provide oversight. Creates new act.

HB 5788 (Driskell) Labor; hours and wages; parental leave time provided for participation in school activities; establish. Creates new act.

HB 5801 (Howrylak) Individual income tax; deductions; limitations and restrictions on retirement or pension benefits; revise. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30).

HB 5806 (Hughes) Retirement; public school employees; retirant employed as a substitute teacher at a reporting unit under certain conditions without forfeiting retirement allowance or health care coverage; extend sunset. Amends sec. 61 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1361).

 

Landlord-Tenant

HB 5767 (Forlini) Housing; landlord and tenants; late rental payments; authorize late fees to be awarded in summary action for possession of premises. Amends secs. 5741 & 5750 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5741 & 600.5750).

HB 5793 (Lucido) Housing; landlord and tenants; adjustments to rent; provide for notice. Amends sec. 34 of 1846 RS 66 (MCL 554.134).

 

Marijuana

HB 5800 (Lucido) Marihuana; penalities and remedies; restrictions on transporting medical marihuana; revise, and provide sanctions for a violation in the Michigan medical marihuana act. Amends sec. 7 of 2008 IL 1 (MCL 333.26427) & repeals sec. 474 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.474).

Motor Vehicles

HB 5785 (Lucido) Liquor; drinking age; obtaining court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing of a minor; require. Amends sec. 703 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1703).

HB 5791 (Kesto) Traffic control; driver license; suspension of license for certain violations; prohibit additional period of suspension under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 904 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.904).

HB 5795 (Lucido) Crimes; intoxication or impairment; peace officer to obtain court order before nonconsensual preliminary chemical breath testing; require. Amends secs. 320a & 625a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.320a & 257.625a).

HB 5798 (Lucido) Traffic control; violations; definition of clearly visible registration plate; clarify. Amends sec. 225 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.225).

HB 5800 (Lucido) Marihuana; penalities and remedies; restrictions on transporting medical marihuana; revise, and provide sanctions for a violation in the Michigan medical marihuana act. Amends sec. 7 of 2008 IL 1 (MCL 333.26427) & repeals sec. 474 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.474).

 

Poverty Law

HB 5767 (Forlini) Housing; landlord and tenants; late rental payments; authorize late fees to be awarded in summary action for possession of premises. Amends secs. 5741 & 5750 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5741 & 600.5750).

HB 5775 (Darany) Human services; food assistance; food stamp distribution act; repeal. Repeals 1984 PA 387 (MCL 400.751 - 400.770).

HB 5793 (Lucido) Housing; landlord and tenants; adjustments to rent; provide for notice. Amends sec. 34 of 1846 RS 66 (MCL 554.134).

 

State & Local Government

HB 5778 (Howrylak) Civil rights; open meetings; remedies for violations of the open meetings act; revise. Amends sec. 11 of 1976 PA 267 (MCL 15.271).

HB 5784 (Farrington) Fireworks; use; sale and use of consumer fireworks in densely populated areas; prohibit unless a local unit of government allows by ordinance. Amends sec. 7 of 2011 PA 256 (MCL 28.457).

HB 5789 (Singh) Public employees and officers; duties; attorney case-tracking; require by department of attorney general. Amends title of 1919 PA 232 (MCL 14.101 - 14.102) & adds sec. 3.

HB 5799 (Lucido) Elections; candidates; affidavit of identity for a candidate; provide checkbox option for nonpublished residence address. Amends sec. 558 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.558).

 

Tax

HB 5765 (Iden) Property tax; tax tribunal; tribunal procedures; revise, and provide other general amendments. Amends secs. 3, 21, 22, 25, 26, 32, 34, 35a, 49, 51 & 62 of 1973 PA 186 (MCL 205.703 et seq.) & repeals sec. 23 of 1973 PA 186 (MCL 205.723).

HB 5777 (Wittenberg) Individual income tax; credit; retirement savings contributions credit; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 273

HB 5786 (Farrington) Individual income tax; credit; angel investment tax credit; revise and recreate. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 278a.

HB 5787 (Farrington) Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; certification and approval of angel investment tax credits; authorize. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001 - 125.2094) by adding sec. 16.

HB 5801 (Howrylak) Individual income tax; deductions; limitations and restrictions on retirement or pension benefits; revise. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30).