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Public Policy Bill Position Detail
Session: 2012-2013
Bill: SB1296
Sponsor: Schuitmaker, Tonya
Title: Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Statute of Limitations

Civil procedure; statute of limitations; statute of repose for actions against an attorney-at-law or a law firm; enact. Amends sec. 5838 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5838) & adds sec. 5838b.

Positions:

    State Bar of Michigan
    No position, but authorize the committees and sections to advocate their positions. (Position adopted by roll call vote: Commissioners voting in favor of the position: Allen, Brake, Buiteweg, Costello, Cunningham, Einhorn, Gilmer, Grieco, Hegarty, Johnson, Ludden, McGinnis, Nolan, Pero, Riordan, Rockwell, Rombach, Shovein, Siriani, Sullivan, Ulrich, Warnez, Williams. Commissioners voting against the position: Buchanan, Olsman, Courtade. Commissioners excused: Erhart, Haroutunian, Robinson.)

    Civil Procedure & Courts Committee
    Support with Recommended Amendment : View Position PDF

    Probate & Estate Planning Section
    Support and Amend : View Position PDF

    Family Law Section
    Support and Amend : View Position PDF

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