Legislation Introduced May 2–4, 2017

Agriculture Law

HB 4561 Sales tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify.

HB 4562 Agriculture; other; reference to sales tax exemption under the agriculture loan program; revise and eliminate sunset. Amends secs. 2, 3, 4 & 5 of 2012 PA 193 (MCL 286.422 et seq.) & repeals enacting sec. 1 of 2012 PA 193.

HB 4563 State financing and management; funds; reference to sales tax exemption for certain agriculture equipment; revise. Amends sec. 2a of 1855 PA 105 (MCL 21.142a).

HB 4564 Use tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify. Amends sec. 4 of 1937 PA 94 (MCL 205.94).

 

Banking

HB 4588 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

HB 4589 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

SB 0345 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

SB 0346 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

SB 0361 Corporate income tax; financial institutions; tax base of financial institutions; clarify.

SB 0362 Corporate income tax; financial institutions; apportionment for unitary business groups; clarify.

 

Civil Procedure

HB 4575 Civil procedure; costs and fees; fee for publication of legal notice; extend sunset for annual increases for inflation. Amends sec. 2534 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.2534).

 

Civil Rights

HB 4581 Civil rights; speech and assembly; campus free speech act; create. Creates new act.

SB 0349 Civil rights; speech and assembly; campus free speech act; create. Creates new act.

SB 0350 Civil rights; speech and assembly; community college and university campus free expression provisions; add to school aid boilerplate. Amends 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1601 - 388.1896) by adding secs. 210f, 210g & 275c.

 

Criminal Law

HB 4556 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for unauthorized sale, delivery, or importation of beer or wine; enact. Amends sec. 14f, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.14f).

HB 4557 Liquor; retail sales; penalties for selling, delivering or importing beer or wine in violation of act; increase. Amends sec. 909 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1909).

HB 4560 Weapons; firearms; premises where possession of firearms is prohibited; expand. Amends secs. 234d & 237a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.234d & 750.237a).

HB 4565 Weapons; firearms; certain provisions regarding weapons; repeal. Amends secs. 231, 234d & 237a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.231 et seq.) & repeals secs. 227, 227a, 227c, 227d & 231a of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.227 et seq.).

HB 4566 Weapons; firearms; sentencing guidelines; update references. Amends sec. 12, ch. IX & sec. 16m, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 769.12 & 777.16m).

HB 4568 Weapons; firearms; 1927 PA 372; update references. Amends secs. 2, 2a, 5b, 5o, 12 & 15 of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.422 et seq.).

HB 4569 Natural resources; gas and oil; penalties for pollutant and oil spills into the Great Lakes; increase. Amends secs. 3109 & 3115 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3109 & 324.3115).

HB 4576 Taxation; tobacco; definition of tobacco products in Michigan penal code; modify. Amends secs. 470 & 473 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.470 & 750.473).

HB 4577 Tobacco; retail sales; sale of electronic smoking device to minors; prohibit, and require to be sold in child-resistant containers. Amends sec. 4 of 1915 PA 31 (MCL 722.644) & adds sec. 2b.

HB 4585 Crimes; public office and officers; prohibit and provide penalties for targeting a victim based on his or her actual or perceived employment criteria. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 479d.

HB 4586 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; guidelines for crime of targeting law enforcement officer or emergency medical personnel as victim; enact. Amends sec. 16x, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

HB 4588 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

HB 4589 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

HB 4590 Crimes; public office and officers; protected individuals against intimidation or hate crimes; expand to include law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical services personnel. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 479d

HB 4591 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; guidelines for crime of targeting law enforcement officer or emergency medical personnel as victim; enact. Amends sec. 16x. ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16x).

HB 4593 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for the crime of disclosing confidential information regarding abortion; eliminate. Amends sec. 13k, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13k).

SB 0345 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

SB 0346 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

SB 0347 Crimes; other; procedures of clitoridectomy, infibulation, or other female genital mutilation; prohibit, and provide penalties. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 136.

SB 0348 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; crime of performing clitoridectomy, infibulation, or other female genital mutilation; provide sentencing guidelines for. Amends sec. 16g, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16g).

 

Disability-Creditor Law

HB 4588 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

HB 4589 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

SB 0345 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require certain record keeping and posting of information. Amends 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) by adding art. 5A.

SB 0346 Occupations; securities; financial advisors to report suspected cases of financial abuse of elderly or other vulernable adults; require. Amends title of 2008 PA 551 (MCL 451.2101 - 451.2703) & adds art. 5A.

 

Education Law

HB 4579 Higher education; financial aid; student teachers; allow for stipends while student teaching. Creates new act.

HB 4581 Civil rights; speech and assembly; campus free speech act; create. Creates new act.

HB 4582 Education; teachers; temporary licensing or certification of out-of-state military spouses; authorize. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1531l.

HB 4587 School aid; other; prosperity region; define in school aid act to include counties of more than 500,000. Amends sec. 6 of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1606).

SB 0349 Civil rights; speech and assembly; campus free speech act; create. Creates new act.

SB 0350 Civil rights; speech and assembly; community college and university campus free expression provisions; add to school aid boilerplate. Amends 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1601 - 388.1896) by adding secs. 210f, 210g & 275c.

SB 0365 Education; teachers; temporary licensing or certification of out-of-state military spouses; authorize.

 

Election Law

HJR O Elections; voters; bill of rights for voters; establish. Amends sec. 4, art. II & adds sec. 1 to art. II of the state constitution.

 

Environmental & Natural Resources Law

HB 4569 Natural resources; gas and oil; penalties for pollutant and oil spills into the Great Lakes; increase. Amends secs. 3109 & 3115 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3109 & 324.3115).

HB 4570 Natural resources; gas and oil; operation of natural gas pipelines; require compliance with natural resources and environmental protection act. Amends sec. 3 of 1969 PA 165 (MCL 483.153).

HB 4571 Natural resources; gas and oil; siting, construction, and operation of pipelines; regulate. Amends title & secs. 1, 2, 2a, 2b, 3 & 4 of 1929 PA 16 (MCL 483.1 et seq.) & adds secs. 3a, 3b & 3c.

HB 4572 Natural resources; gas and oil; pipelines used to transport crude oil or petroleum; provide regulatory oversight. Amends sec. 3106 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3106) & adds sec. 32517 & pt. 168.

HB 4583 Environmental protection; underground storage tanks; legacy underground storage tank cleanup program; establish. Amends secs. 21506a & 21510d of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.21506a & 324.21510d) & adds sec. 21519a.

 

Health Law

HB 4555 Health facilities; other; backup emergency generator at dialysis treatment centers; require to have within certain time period. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 20135.

HB 4584 Health; occupations; requirement for medical provider to provide information concerning resources available to the parent of a newborn child with spina bifida; provide for. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 5822.

HB 4592 Health; abortion; additional abortion complication reporting; require. Amends secs. 2835 & 2837 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.2835 & 333.2837).

HB 4593 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for the crime of disclosing confidential information regarding abortion; eliminate. Amends sec. 13k, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13k).

SB 0352 Health; education; training program and written clearance form regarding concussions in youth athletes and their return to athletic activity; specify frequency of training and modify definition of youth athlete. Amends secs. 9155 & 9156 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.9155 & 333.9156).

SB 0360 Health occupations; pharmacists; dispensing additional quantities of a prescription drug within the limits of the prescription; allow under certain circumstances.

 

Juvenile Law

SB 0352 Health; education; training program and written clearance form regarding concussions in youth athletes and their return to athletic activity; specify frequency of training and modify definition of youth athlete. Amends secs. 9155 & 9156 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.9155 & 333.9156).

 

Labor & Employment Law

SB 0353 Labor; benefits; mandatory job interview information requirements; prohibit local units of government from establishing for employers. Amends sec. 4 of 2015 PA 105 (MCL 123.1384).

 

Landlord-Tenant

HB 4580 Housing; housing development authority; refinancing option; allow. Amends sec. 44 of 1966 PA 346 (MCL 125.1444).

 

Poverty Law

HB 4580 Housing; housing development authority; refinancing option; allow. Amends sec. 44 of 1966 PA 346 (MCL 125.1444).

 

Real Estate

HB 4580 Housing; housing development authority; refinancing option; allow. Amends sec. 44 of 1966 PA 346 (MCL 125.1444).

SB 0359 Property tax; exemptions; delivery of combined document for personal property exemption; modify deadline date. Amends secs. 9m & 9n of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.9m & 211.9n).

 

Regulatory Reform

HB 4554 Weapons; concealed; entering a pistol in the pistol entry database; allow. Amends secs. 2 & 2a of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.422 & 28.422a).

HB 4558 Liquor; advertising; regulation of displays; provide for. Amends 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1101 - 436.2303) by adding sec. 610b.

HB 4559 Liquor; authorized distribution agents; wholesaler employees sampling beer or wine for educational purposes on the wholesaler's licensed premises; allow. Amends sec. 1025 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.2025).

HB 4567 Weapons; firearms; natural resources and environmental protection act; update references. Amends sec. 43510 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43510).

HB 4568 Weapons; firearms; 1927 PA 372; update references. Amends secs. 2, 2a, 5b, 5o, 12 & 15 of 1927 PA 372 (MCL 28.422 et seq.).

HB 4574 Traffic control; parking; information to be displayed on handicap permit placard; revise. Amends sec. 675 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.675).

SB 0351 Fireworks; other; sale and use of fireworks; allow local units of government to restrict use of fireworks except on the Fourth of July. Amends sec. 7 of 2011 PA 256 (MCL 28.457).

SB 0356 Occupations; other; salesperson license; establish. Amends 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1101 - 436.2303) by adding sec. 502.

SB 0357 Liquor; distribution; wholesalers and manufacturers refunding or replacing beer or wine under certain circumstances; allow. Amends 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1101 - 436.2303) by adding sec. 609c.

SB 0358 Liquor; advertising; providing signs that promote brands and prices of alcoholic liquor to retailers; allow. Amends 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1101 - 436.2303) by adding sec. 610a.

 

State & Local Government

HB 4573 Townships; public services; townships to establish a special assessment district for mosquito abatement; authorize. Amends 1846 RS 16 (MCL 41.1a - 41.110c) by adding sec. 3b.

SB 0355 Local government; ordinances; local government age preemption act; create. Creates new act.

SB 0363 State financing and management; purchasing; state contracts; provide preference to certain Michigan-based firms.

SB 0364 Law enforcement; other; law enforcement technology, active shooter, and officer safety act; create.

 

Tax

HB 4561 Sales tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify.

HB 4562 Agriculture; other; reference to sales tax exemption under the agriculture loan program; revise and eliminate sunset. Amends secs. 2, 3, 4 & 5 of 2012 PA 193 (MCL 286.422 et seq.) & repeals enacting sec. 1 of 2012 PA 193.

HB 4563 State financing and management; funds; reference to sales tax exemption for certain agriculture equipment; revise. Amends sec. 2a of 1855 PA 105 (MCL 21.142a).

HB 4564 Use tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify. Amends sec. 4 of 1937 PA 94 (MCL 205.94).

HB 4578 Taxation; tobacco; tax on certain electronic smoking devices and certain tobacco products; modify, and earmark revenue. Amends secs. 2. 7, 11 & 12 of 1993 PA 327 (MCL 205.422 et seq.) & repeals sec. 14 of 1993 PA 327 (MCL 205.434).

SB 0359 Property tax; exemptions; delivery of combined document for personal property exemption; modify deadline date. Amends secs. 9m & 9n of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.9m & 211.9n).

SB 0361 Corporate income tax; financial institutions; tax base of financial institutions; clarify.

SB 0362 Corporate income tax; financial institutions; apportionment for unitary business groups; clarify.