Legislation Introduced November 9–10, 2016

Administrative

HB 6028 Environmental protection; air pollution; ombudsman for air quality; create. Creates new act.

HB 6032 Local government; other; local financial stability and choice act; provide for an ombudsman. Amends title & sec. 9 of 2012 PA 436 (MCL 141.1549) & adds sec. 7b.

HB 6038 Environmental protection; other; commission of environmental quality; create. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 6.

 

Constitutional Law

HB 6037 Appropriations; other; use of an omnibus budget bill; prohibit. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 382.

 

Criminal Law

HB 6028 Environmental protection; air pollution; ombudsman for air quality; create. Creates new act.

SB 1158 Crimes; controlled substances; parole eligibility for certain controlled substance offenders; modify. Amends sec. 7413 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7413).

SB 1159 Corrections; parole; parole eligibility for certain controlled substance offenders; modify. Amends sec. 34 of 1953 PA 232 (MCL 791.234).

 

Education Law

HB 6013 Military affairs; other; Michigan National Guard tuition assistance program; modify. Amends sec. 3 of 2014 PA 259 (MCL 32.433).

HB 6015 Education; financing; levy of enhancement millage by school district and sharing of revenue from that millage among contributing school districts; allow. Amends title of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) & adds sec. 1211b.

HB 6016 School aid; foundation allowance; per-pupil funding formula based on K-8 rate and 9-12 rate; provide for. Amends sec. 20 of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1620).

HB 6019 Retirement; public school employees; employer contributions; calculate unfunded actuarial accrued liability contribution rate based on current operating expenditures. Amends sec. 41 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1341).

HB 6026 Education; curriculum; education regarding sexual assault and harassment; include in graduation requirements, and require high school counselors and teachers to receive training in responding to students who have experienced sexual assault or harassment. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding secs. 1278d & 1528.

HB 6031 Labor; collective bargaining; reference to local financial stability and choice act; remove in the public employment relations act. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

HB 6035 State financing and management; other; certain forms of energy improvement financing for certain school districts; provide for. Amends sec. 1274a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1274a).

HB 6049 Health; other; epinephrine; allow prescribers to prescribe and pharmacists to dispense to school boards under certain circumstances and limit liability. Amends secs. 17744a & 17744d of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17744a & 333.17744d).

HB 6050 Education; school districts; allowable delivery mechanisms for the administration of epinephrine in schools; expand. Amends secs. 1178, 1179 & 1179a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1178 et seq.).

 

Environmental & Natural Resource Law

HB 6010 Natural resources; wetlands; minimum size of wetlands subject to regulation; reduce. Amends secs. 30301 & 30307 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.30301 & 324.30307).

HB 6020 Environmental protection; hazardous products; lead-containing paint; prohibit manufacture, receiving for sale, or use of. Amends sec. 5481 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.5481) & adds sec. 5485b.

HB 6024 Environmental protection; cleanups; cleanup to residential and safe drinking water standards; require unless technically infeasible. Amends secs. 20118, 20120a, 20120b, 20120e & 20121 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20118 et seq.).

HB 6025 Environmental protection; cleanups; cleanup criteria; provide process for development and extend sunset. Amends sec. 20120a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20120a).

HB 6027 Environmental protection; permits; permit for industrial facility within certain distance of residential or other uses; require vegetative buffer or buy-out of dwellings. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 5506b.

HB 6028 Environmental protection; air pollution; ombudsman for air quality; create. Creates new act.

HB 6038 Environmental protection; other; commission of environmental quality; create. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 6.

HB 6039 Property tax; exemptions; qualified forest property; revise forester registration program citation. Amends sec. 7jj of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7jj[1]).

HB 6040 Occupations; foresters; definition of registered forester; create. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 535 & repeals art. 21 of 1980 PA 299 (MCL 339.2101 - 339.2108).

SB 1157 Environmental protection; pollution prevention; coal tar sealant or other high PAH sealant for pavement; prohibit use and sale. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 149.

 

Health Law

HB 6008 Human services; long-term care; impact study related to long-term care needs; require. Creates new act.

HB 6009 Health facilities; other; health facility or agency database; establish. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding secs. 20211a & 20211b.

HB 6011 Insurance; other; coverage for mental health treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1980 PA 350 (MCL 550.1101 - 550.1704) by adding sec. 416f.

HB 6012 Insurance; health insurers; coverage for mental health treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 3406t.

HB 6045 Health; pharmaceuticals; prescribing and dispensing opiates; limit to a 7-day supply except under certain circumstances. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 -333.25211) by adding sec. 7333b.

HB 6049 Health; other; epinephrine; allow prescribers to prescribe and pharmacists to dispense to school boards under certain circumstances and limit liability. Amends secs. 17744a & 17744d of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17744a & 333.17744d).

HB 6050 Education; school districts; allowable delivery mechanisms for the administration of epinephrine in schools; expand. Amends secs. 1178, 1179 & 1179a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1178 et seq.).

 

Insurance

HB 6011 Insurance; other; coverage for mental health treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1980 PA 350 (MCL 550.1101 - 550.1704) by adding sec. 416f.

HB 6012 Insurance; health insurers; coverage for mental health treatment; provide that coverage cannot be more restrictive than coverage for medical treatment. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 3406t.

SB 1152 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; public employee health benefits act; allow alternative cash reserves option for pooled plans. Amends sec. 9 of 2007 PA 106 (MCL 124.79).

 

Labor & Employment Law

HB 6017 Labor; fair employment practices; disclosure of noncompete clause as a condition of employment; require at time job is offered to applicant. Amends sec. 4a of 1984 PA 274 (MCL 445.774a).

HB 6019 Retirement; public school employees; employer contributions; calculate unfunded actuarial accrued liability contribution rate based on current operating expenditures. Amends sec. 41 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1341).

HB 6021 Labor; fair employment practices; whistleblower protection; expand to include reporting of planned wrongdoings and coverups. Amends sec. 2 of 1980 PA 469 (MCL 15.362).

HB 6022 Law enforcement; other; disclosures by law enforcement officers act; modify definition of involuntary statement. Amends sec. 1 of 2006 PA 563 (MCL 15.391).

HB 6031 Labor; collective bargaining; reference to local financial stability and choice act; remove in the public employment relations act. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

SB 1152 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; public employee health benefits act; allow alternative cash reserves option for pooled plans. Amends sec. 9 of 2007 PA 106 (MCL 124.79).

SB 1161 Labor; health and safety; MIOSHA records retention and disposal schedule; require fatality and amputation summaries, reports, and files to be held for 50 years. Amends sec. 61 of 1974 PA 154 (MCL 408.1061).

 

Motor Vehicles

HB 6018 Vehicles; registration; surcharges on registration of electric and hybrid vehicles; eliminate. Amends sec. 801 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.801).

HB 6042 Vehicles; registration; registration fees; revise calculation formula. Amends sec. 801 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.801).

 

Poverty Law

HB 6023 Human services; food assistance; asset test for food assistance program eligibility; eliminate. Amends sec. 10d of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.10d).

 

Regulatory

HB 6010 Natural resources; wetlands; minimum size of wetlands subject to regulation; reduce. Amends secs. 30301 & 30307 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.30301 & 324.30307).

HB 6014 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 6018 Vehicles; registration; surcharges on registration of electric and hybrid vehicles; eliminate. Amends sec. 801 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.801).

HB 6027 Environmental protection; permits; permit for industrial facility within certain distance of residential or other uses; require vegetative buffer or buy-out of dwellings. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 5506b.

HB 6033 Public utilities; public service commission; act regulating carriers by water; repeal. Repeals 1921 PA 246 (MCL 460.201 - 460.206).

HB 6034 Public utilities; public service commission; certain references in 1909 PA 300; update. Amends sec. 26 of 1909 PA 300 (MCL 462.26).

 

State & Local Government

HB 6008 Human services; long-term care; impact study related to long-term care needs; require. Creates new act.

HB 6009 Health facilities; other; health facility or agency database; establish. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding secs. 20211a & 20211b.

HB 6014 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 6022 Law enforcement; other; disclosures by law enforcement officers act; modify definition of involuntary statement. Amends sec. 1 of 2006 PA 563 (MCL 15.391).

HB 6024 Environmental protection; cleanups; cleanup to residential and safe drinking water standards; require unless technically infeasible. Amends secs. 20118, 20120a, 20120b, 20120e & 20121 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20118 et seq.).

HB 6025 Environmental protection; cleanups; cleanup criteria; provide process for development and extend sunset. Amends sec. 20120a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20120a).

HB 6028 Environmental protection; air pollution; ombudsman for air quality; create. Creates new act.

HB 6029 Local government; other; distribution of local community stabilization act share revenues; modify. Amends secs. 13 & 16a of 2014 PA 86 (MCL 123.1353 & 123.1356a).

HB 6030 Local government; other; local financial stability and choice act; provide for general amendments. Amends secs. 7, 7a, 8, 9, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 22, 24 & 25 of 2012 PA 436 (MCL 141.1547 et seq.).

HB 6031 Labor; collective bargaining; reference to local financial stability and choice act; remove in the public employment relations act. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

HB 6032 Local government; other; local financial stability and choice act; provide for an ombudsman. Amends title & sec. 9 of 2012 PA 436 (MCL 141.1549) & adds sec. 7b.

HB 6035 State financing and management; other; certain forms of energy improvement financing for certain school districts; provide for. Amends sec. 1274a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1274a).

HB 6036 State financing and management; other; certain forms of energy improvement financing for certain local units of government; provide for. Amends 1968 PA 2 (MCL 141.421 - 141.440a) by adding sec. 13a.

HB 6037 Appropriations; other; use of an omnibus budget bill; prohibit. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 382.

HB 6038 Environmental protection; other; commission of environmental quality; create. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding pt. 6.

HB 6046 Townships; public services; townships to create special assessment districts for communications infrastructure including broadband and high-speed internet; allow. Amends secs. 2 & 3 of 1954 PA 188 (MCL 41.722 & 41.723).

SB 1152 Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; public employee health benefits act; allow alternative cash reserves option for pooled plans. Amends sec. 9 of 2007 PA 106 (MCL 124.79).

SB 1156 Property tax; personal property; distribution of local community stabilization act share revenues; modify. Amends secs. 13 & 16a of 2014 PA 86 (MCL 123.1353 & 123.1356a).

SB 1161 Labor; health and safety; MIOSHA records retention and disposal schedule; require fatality and amputation summaries, reports, and files to be held for 50 years. Amends sec. 61 of 1974 PA 154 (MCL 408.1061).

 

Tax

HB 6015 Education; financing; levy of enhancement millage by school district and sharing of revenue from that millage among contributing school districts; allow. Amends title of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) & adds sec. 1211b.

HB 6029 Local government; other; distribution of local community stabilization act share revenues; modify. Amends secs. 13 & 16a of 2014 PA 86 (MCL 123.1353 & 123.1356a).

HB 6039 Property tax; exemptions; qualified forest property; revise forester registration program citation. Amends sec. 7jj of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7jj[1]).

HB 6046 Townships; public services; townships to create special assessment districts for communications infrastructure including broadband and high-speed internet; allow. Amends secs. 2 & 3 of 1954 PA 188 (MCL 41.722 & 41.723).

SB 1156 Property tax; personal property; distribution of local community stabilization act share revenues; modify. Amends secs. 13 & 16a of 2014 PA 86 (MCL 123.1353 & 123.1356a).

 

Tort, Product Liability, and Malpractice

SB 1161 Labor; health and safety; MIOSHA records retention and disposal schedule; require fatality and amputation summaries, reports, and files to be held for 50 years. Amends sec. 61 of 1974 PA 154 (MCL 408.1061).