Legislation Introduced February 28–March 2, 2017

Attorney Regulation

SB 0195 Occupations; attorneys; eligibility requirements for attorney licensed in another state to practice law in Michigan; modify. Amends secs. 937, 940 & 946 of 1961 PA 936 (MCL 600.937 et seq.) & adds sec. 945.

 

Banking

HB 4305 Trade; securities; exemption from registration of certain securities issued by Michigan companies; revise. Amends secs. 202a & 451 of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2202a & 450.2451).

 

Business Law

HB 4277 Torts; premises liability; business or commercial property; provide for immunity from liability for firearm injuries. Amends 1846 RS 66 (MCL 554.131 - 554.139) by adding sec. 40.

HB 4305 Trade; securities; exemption from registration of certain securities issued by Michigan companies; revise. Amends secs. 202a & 451 of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2202a & 450.2451).

 

Civil Rights

HB 4276 Civil rights; public records; open government commission; create to respond to complaints about administration of the freedom of information act. Amends 1976 PA 442 (MCL 15.231 - 15.246) by adding sec. 10c.

HJR H Civil rights; other; right to education and literacy; provide for. Amends sec. 2 art VIII of the state constitution.

 

Courts & Judges

HB 4288 Family law; other; jurisdiction to establish a support order in certain circumstances under uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); modify. Amends sec. 204 of 2015 PA 255 (MCL 552.2204).

HB 4297 Criminal procedure; evidence; presumption that certain documents affecting real property are forged or counterfeit; create. Amends sec. 248b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.248b).

HB 4299 Criminal procedure; evidence; consideration of videorecorded statements in certain proceedings; allow. Amends sec. 2163a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.2163a).

HB 4302 Crimes; penalties; assault of court personnel; increase penalties. Amends sec. 479 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.479).

HB 4303 Crimes; assaultive; crime of assaulting a prosecuting attorney and other public officers; amend. Amends sec. 479 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.479).

HB 4304 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of assaulting or obstructing certain officials that causes serious impairment; reflect increase in penalty. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

 

Criminal Law

HB 4287 Crimes; robbery; penalties for possession of weapon during a robbery; increase. Amends sec. 529 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.529).

HB 4289 Public employees and officers; ethics; crime of altering data used for official reports to intentionally falsify or mislead; create. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 491a.

HB 4295 Public employees and officers; other; penalties for failing to collect or embezzling fees for documents relating to real property; provide for. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 488a.

HB 4296 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for willfully failing to collect or appropriating a document fee; provide for. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

HB 4297 Criminal procedure; evidence; presumption that certain documents affecting real property are forged or counterfeit; create. Amends sec. 248b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.248b).

HB 4298 Children; protection; electronic video recording of child interrogations in child protection cases; require. Amends 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.621 - 722.638) by adding sec. 8f.

HB 4299 Criminal procedure; evidence; consideration of videorecorded statements in certain proceedings; allow. Amends sec. 2163a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.2163a).

HB 4300 Children; protection; videorecorded statements; allow to be used in child protective services hearings, increase fines for improper release of, and require to be retained for certain period of time. Amends sec. 17b, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.17b).

HB 4302 Crimes; penalties; assault of court personnel; increase penalties. Amends sec. 479 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.479).

HB 4303 Crimes; assaultive; crime of assaulting a prosecuting attorney and other public officers; amend. Amends sec. 479 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.479).

HB 4304 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of assaulting or obstructing certain officials that causes serious impairment; reflect increase in penalty. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

SB 0200 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of assault on sports official; enact. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d).

SB 0201 Crimes; assaultive; penalties for assault on a sports official; enhance. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 81f.

SB 0202 Crimes; gambling; social media internet game providing certain awards to players; allow. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 310c.

SB 0204 Crimes; gambling; internet gaming; allow. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 310c.

SB 0205 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; guidelines for violation of the lawful internet gaming act; enact. Amends sec. 14d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.14d).

SB 0207 Law enforcement; other; arrest power for state property security officers; modify. Amends sec. 6c of 1935 PA 59 (MCL 28.6c).

SB 0211 Natural resources; hunting; penalties for possessing the carcass of a deer or elk killed in another state; increase. Amends sec. 40118 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40118).

 

Disability & Elder Law

HB 4280 Individual income tax; retirement or pension benefits; limitations and restrictions on retirement income deduction for a surviving spouse; clarify. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30).

SB 0208 Traffic control; parking; eligibility for free parking; allow for individuals over 75 years of age. Amends 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.1 - 257.923) by adding sec. 657e.

 

Education Law

HB 4291 Individual income tax; credit; credit for eligible educators for certain supplies; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 277.

HB 4293 Education; curriculum; requirement for schools to provide instruction on African-American history; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1164.

HJR H Civil rights; other; right to education and literacy; provide for. Amends sec. 2 art VIII of the state constitution.

SB 0196 Individual income tax; other; credit income tax check-off contributions to the fostering futures scholarship trust fund; provide for. Amends sec. 9 of 2008 PA 525 (MCL 722.1029).

SB 0197 Individual income tax; checkoff; fostering futures scholarship trust fund; provide for. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435).

SB 0198 Education; curriculum; certain requirements for grades K-5 music instruction program; provide for. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1160.

 

Environmental & Natural Resources Law

HB 4281 Natural resources; other; civil fines for providing false information on applications, reports, or documents submitted to the department of natural resources or the department of environmental quality; provide for. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 1521.

HB 4286 Drains; districts; addition of county to or removal of county from drainage district; provide for. Amends secs. 135 & 197 of 1956 PA 40 (MCL 280.135 & 280.197).

SB 0211 Natural resources; hunting; penalties for possessing the carcass of a deer or elk killed in another state; increase. Amends sec. 40118 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40118).

 

Family Law

HB 4288 Family law; other; jurisdiction to establish a support order in certain circumstances under uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); modify. Amends sec. 204 of 2015 PA 255 (MCL 552.2204).

HB 4307 Labor; fair employment practices; paid sick leave; require certain employers to provide. Creates new act.

SB 0212 Labor; fair employment practices; paid sick leave; require certain employers to provide. Creates new act.

 

Health Law

HB 4282 Health occupations; pharmacists; pharmacists; disclosure of an individual's mental illness by a pharmacist; prohibit. Amends sec. 17752 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17752).

HB 4283 Health occupations; health professionals; health professionals licensed in another state; allow to provide free care in certain circumstances. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 16185a.

HB 4284 Health; pharmaceuticals; prescription drug monitoring system of controlled substances; require department to establish system to report prescriptions and allow interstate sharing under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 7333a of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7333a).

HB 4278 Human services; food assistance; purchase of certain beverages with bridge card; prohibit. Amends 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.1 - 400.119b) by adding sec. 57aa.

SB 0213 Health; other; prescribing drugs, including controlled substances, via telehealth; provide for under certain circumstances. Amends secs. 16285 & 16287 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16285 & 333.16287).

 

Insurance

HB 4279 Insurance; no-fault; rates; prohibit premium increase for repair claims based on damages caused by certain road conditions. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 2111f.

 

Juvenile Law

HB 4294 Children; child care; restriction on number of 18-year-olds residing in a child caring institution; modify. Amends sec. 1 of 1973 PA 116 (MCL 722.111).

HB 4298 Children; protection; electronic video recording of child interrogations in child protection cases; require. Amends 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.621 - 722.638) by adding sec. 8f.

HB 4299 Criminal procedure; evidence; consideration of videorecorded statements in certain proceedings; allow. Amends sec. 2163a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.2163a).

HB 4300 Children; protection; videorecorded statements; allow to be used in child protective services hearings, increase fines for improper release of, and require to be retained for certain period of time. Amends sec. 17b, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.17b).

 

Labor & Employment Law

HB 4301 Public employees and officers; state; list of employees, position title, classified or nonclassified civil service distinction, and salary for each state department; require monthly internet posting. Amends sec. 1 of 2016 PA 370 (MCL 15.451).

HB 4307 Labor; fair employment practices; paid sick leave; require certain employers to provide. Creates new act.

SB 0212 Labor; fair employment practices; paid sick leave; require certain employers to provide. Creates new act.

 

Media, Sports, and Recreation

SB 0200 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of assault on sports official; enact. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d).

SB 0201 Crimes; assaultive; penalties for assault on a sports official; enhance. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 81f.

 

Motor Vehicles

HB 4279 Insurance; no-fault; rates; prohibit premium increase for repair claims based on damages caused by certain road conditions. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 2111f.

HB 4306 Vehicles; motorcycles; motorcycle endorsement fee; increase and increase earmark of motorcycle registration fees into motorcycle safety fund. Amends secs. 312c & 801 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.312c & 257.801).

SB 0208 Traffic control; parking; eligibility for free parking; allow for individuals over 75 years of age. Amends 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.1 - 257.923) by adding sec. 657e.

 

Poverty Law

HB 4278 Human services; food assistance; purchase of certain beverages with bridge card; prohibit. Amends 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.1 - 400.119b) by adding sec. 57aa.

HB 4283 Health occupations; health professionals; health professionals licensed in another state; allow to provide free care in certain circumstances. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 16185a.

 

Real Estate

HB 4285 Property tax; payment and collection; personal liability for unpaid property taxes; clarify. Amends secs. 47 & 89a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.47 & 211.89a).

HB 4295 Public employees and officers; other; penalties for failing to collect or embezzling fees for documents relating to real property; provide for. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 488a.

HB 4296 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for willfully failing to collect or appropriating a document fee; provide for. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

HB 4297 Criminal procedure; evidence; presumption that certain documents affecting real property are forged or counterfeit; create. Amends sec. 248b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.248b).

 

Regulatory Reform

HB 4290 Drains; sewers; liability for overflow or backups; specify rainfall levels and what constitutes a defect. Amends secs. 16, 17 & 19 of 1964 PA 170 (MCL 691.1416 et seq.).

HB 4294 Children; child care; restriction on number of 18-year-olds residing in a child caring institution; modify. Amends sec. 1 of 1973 PA 116 (MCL 722.111).

SB 0199 Fireworks; other; local unit of government's authority under the fireworks safety act; expand. Amends sec. 7 of 2011 PA 256 (MCL 28.457).

SB 0202 Crimes; gambling; social media internet game providing certain awards to players; allow. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 310c.

SB 0203 Gaming; other; internet gaming; allow and regulate. Create new act.

SB 0204 Crimes; gambling; internet gaming; allow. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 310c.

SB 0205 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; guidelines for violation of the lawful internet gaming act; enact. Amends sec. 14d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.14d).

 

State & Local Government

HB 4276 Civil rights; public records; open government commission; create to respond to complaints about administration of the freedom of information act. Amends 1976 PA 442 (MCL 15.231 - 15.246) by adding sec. 10c.

HB 4286 Drains; districts; addition of county to or removal of county from drainage district; provide for. Amends secs. 135 & 197 of 1956 PA 40 (MCL 280.135 & 280.197).

HB 4289 Public employees and officers; ethics; crime of altering data used for official reports to intentionally falsify or mislead; create. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 491a.

HB 4290 Drains; sewers; liability for overflow or backups; specify rainfall levels and what constitutes a defect. Amends secs. 16, 17 & 19 of 1964 PA 170 (MCL 691.1416 et seq.).

HB 4292 Local government; other; compensation for directors of a village or township community center; provide for. Amends sec. 3 of 1929 PA 199 (MCL 123.43).

HB 4295 Public employees and officers; other; penalties for failing to collect or embezzling fees for documents relating to real property; provide for. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 488a.

HB 4296 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for willfully failing to collect or appropriating a document fee; provide for. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

HB 4298 Children; protection; electronic video recording of child interrogations in child protection cases; require. Amends 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.621 - 722.638) by adding sec. 8f.

HB 4300 Children; protection; videorecorded statements; allow to be used in child protective services hearings, increase fines for improper release of, and require to be retained for certain period of time. Amends sec. 17b, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.17b).

HB 4301 Public employees and officers; state; list of employees, position title, classified or nonclassified civil service distinction, and salary for each state department; require monthly internet posting. Amends sec. 1 of 2016 PA 370 (MCL 15.451).

HB 4303 Crimes; assaultive; crime of assaulting a prosecuting attorney and other public officers; amend. Amends sec. 479 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.479).

HB 4304 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of assaulting or obstructing certain officials that causes serious impairment; reflect increase in penalty. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

SB 0199 Fireworks; other; local unit of government's authority under the fireworks safety act; expand. Amends sec. 7 of 2011 PA 256 (MCL 28.457).

SB 0206 Legislature; apportionment; congressional redistricting commission; create. Amends secs. 2 & 3 of 1999 PA 221 (MCL 3.62 & 3.63).

SB 0210 Highways; construction and repair; database for all road and bridge projects; establish. Amends 1951 PA 51 (MCL247.651 - 247.675) by adding sec. 11i.

 

Tax

HB 4280 Individual income tax; retirement or pension benefits; limitations and restrictions on retirement income deduction for a surviving spouse; clarify. Amends sec. 30 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.30).

HB 4285 Property tax; payment and collection; personal liability for unpaid property taxes; clarify. Amends secs. 47 & 89a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.47 & 211.89a).

HB 4291 Individual income tax; credit; credit for eligible educators for certain supplies; provide for. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1 - 206.713) by adding sec. 277.

SB 0196 Individual income tax; other; credit income tax check-off contributions to the fostering futures scholarship trust fund; provide for. Amends sec. 9 of 2008 PA 525 (MCL 722.1029).

SB 0197 Individual income tax; checkoff; fostering futures scholarship trust fund; provide for. Amends sec. 435 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.435).

 

Tort, Product Liability & Malpractice

HB 4277 Torts; premises liability; business or commercial property; provide for immunity from liability for firearm injuries. Amends 1846 RS 66 (MCL 554.131 - 554.139) by adding sec. 40.

HB 4285 Property tax; payment and collection; personal liability for unpaid property taxes; clarify. Amends secs. 47 & 89a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.47 & 211.89a).

HB 4290 Drains; sewers; liability for overflow or backups; specify rainfall levels and what constitutes a defect. Amends secs. 16, 17 & 19 of 1964 PA 170 (MCL 691.1416 et seq.).