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Results by the State Bar of Michigan

2013-2014

HB4025 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Court Procedures for Evictions
HB4033 The Home Rule City Act, Posting of Legal Notices
HB4064 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4083 Michigan Crime Stoppers Act
HB4091 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mileage Reimbursement Rate for Jurors
HB4120 Child Custody Act of 1970, Joint Custody
HB4139 The Court of Criminal Procedure, Proceedings to Prevent Crime
HB4186 Setting Aside the Conviction in Certain Criminal Cases
HB4351 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Jury Service of Students
HB4412 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4413 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4414 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4415 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4416 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4417 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4451 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
HB4528 Michigan Immigration Clerical Assistant Act
HB4529 Michigan Indigent Defense Commission Act
HB4530 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Appointment of Counsel
HB4532 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB4570 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Jury Service of Students
HB4583 Probate Code of 1939, Visitation Rights
HB4584 Child Custody Act of 1970, Grandparenting Time
HB4694 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mental Health Courts
HB4695 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mental Health Courts
HB4696 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mental Health Courts
HB4697 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mental Health Courts
HB4704 Uniform Budgeting & Accounting Act
HB4763 Michigan Vehicle Code, Use of Automated Traffic Enforcement Safety Devices
HB4830 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Civil Procedure
HB4913 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation
HB4933 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Foreign Attorneys
HB5012 Michigan Penal Code, Human Trafficking
HB5025 Setting Aside of Conviction in Certain Criminal Cases
HB5026 Probate Code of 1939, Human Trafficking
HB5055 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Execution of Bench Warrants
HB5078 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Sentencing Guidelines Commission
HB5082 Child Custody Act of 1970, Parenting Coordinator
HB5127 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Assessment Fee for Conviction of a Misdemeanor or Felony
HB5153 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Salary Formula for Judges
HB5154 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Preliminary Examinations
HB5155 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Probable Cause Conferences
HB5156 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Court of Claims Exceptions to Trial by Court Without Jury
HB5238 An Act to Provide for Setting Aside the Conviction in Certain Criminal Cases
HB5270 Child Protection Law, Electronic Video Recording of Child Interrogations
HB5271 Revised Judicature Act of 1961; Consideration of Videorecorded Statements
HB5272 Probate Code of 1939; Videorecorded Statements
HB5383 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Expert Witness Testimony Concerning Chemical Testing
HB5415 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Notification of Evictions
HB5529 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Drug Courts Providing Information to Veterans Regarding Benefits
HB5531 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Veteran Completing Sobriety Program
HB5545 Criminal Record Expunction for Certain Offenses
SB0038 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Garnishment Under Home Rule Cities Act
SB0098 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
SB0105 DNA Identification Profiling System Act
SB0106 Probate Code of 1939, Collection of DNA Samples
SB0107 The Michigan Penal Code, Collection of DNA Samples
SB0162 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Jurisdiction for Prosecution of Felony Offenses
SB0300 Michigan Indigent Defense Commission Act
SB0301 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Appointment of Counsel
SB0325 Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act
SB0518 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Vehicle Boots
SB0519 Revised Judicature Act of 1961; Fines, Costs, and Other Indebtedness to Courts
SB0520 The Michigan Penal Code, Restitution Orders for Crime of Nonpayment of Support
SB0521 Support and Parenting Time Enforcement Act
SB0558 Mental Health Code
SB0591 Setting Aside Criminal Conviction on Grounds of Being a Victim of Human Trafficking
SB0714 Uniform Collaborative Law Act
SB0743 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Voluntary Membership in State Bar
SB0845 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Issue of Warrants
SB0863 The Code of Criminal Procedure, Expert Witness Testimony Concerning Chemical Testing
SB0931 Provide Procedures for Making Complaints for, Obtaining, Executing and Returning Search Warrants
SB0932 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, District Court Magistrates
SJRF Age of Judicial Office

2011-2012

HB4074 Prisoner Reentry and Access to Identification
HB4075 State and Corrections Identification Card
HB4076 Identification Necessary for Driver License Application
HB4077 Records Necessary to Obtain Identification Documents
HB4099 Sales Tax on Services
HB4100 Sales Tax on Services
HB4106 Criminal Record Expunction
HB4170 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
HB4171 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
HB4182 Prisoner Reentry and Identification
HB4183 State and Corrections Identification Card
HB4184 Identification Necessary for Driver License Application
HB4185 Assisting Convicted Persons in Obtained Identification
HB4186 Prisoner Institutional Account and Debit Card
HB4261 Names and Addresses of Minors
HB4322 Electronic Recording of Certain Custodial Interrogation Sessions
HB4327 Testimony of a Vulnerable Adult via Closed-Circuit Television
HB4392 Prosecution Deferment in Cyberbullying
HB4403 Failure to Return Jury Questionnaires
HB4472 Legal Counsel Appointment for Prisoner Parole
HB4555 Juvenile Competency Standards
HB4556 Juvenile Competency Standards
HB4647 Expert Witness Testimony via Video Communication Equipment
HB4672 Division of Property in Divorce
HB4673 Division of Property on Divorce
HB4703 Notification to Prosecuting Attorney of a Prisoner's Parole
HB4725 Minor Names
HB4844 Revised Judicature Act of 1961
HB4998 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Civil Procedures in Evictions
HB5052 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Eviction Proceedings
HB5076 Uniform Budgeting & Accounting Act
HB5128 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Create a Business Court
HB5159 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Veterans Treatment Court
HB5162 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Veterans Treatment Court
HB5191 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Magistrates as Licensed Attorneys
HB5551 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Mileage Reimbursement for Jurors
HB5600 Probate Code of 1939, Juvenile Adjudications
HB5795 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Digital Court Records
HB5804 A Bill to Create the Michigan Indigent Defense Commission
HB5813 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Audio Recording of Court Proceedings
HJRF Sales Tax on Services
SB0060 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
SB0061 Wrongful Imprisonment Compensation
SB0152 Custodial Interrogation Sessions
SB0191 Attorney Contingency Fees
SB0244 Criminal Record Expunction
SB0246 Juvenile Competency Standards
SB0247 Juvenile Competency and Culpability
SB0269 Recovery Amount in Small Claims Suits
SB0361 Filing Petition Deadline for DNA Testing of Felony Conviction Cases
SB0387 Penalties for Crime of Fleeing and Eluding a Law Enforcement Officer
SB0454 Testimony of a Vulnerable Adult via Closed-Circuit Television
SB0547 Child Parenting Plan
SB0688 The Michigan Penal Code
SB0689 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Uniform Unsworn Declarations Act
SB0707 Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act
SB0743 Uniform Child Abduction Prevention Act
SB0774 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Small Claims Court
SB1296 Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Statute of Limitations

2009-2010

HB4040 Identity Theft Restitution
HB4041 Identity Theft Restitution
HB4042 Identity Theft Restitution
HB4222 Personal Protection Orders
HB4314 Appointment of Attorney for Juvenile Offenders
HB4405 Record Expunction for Certain Offenders
HB4640 Notarial Acts
HB4790 Wrongful Imprisonment
HB4791 Wrongful Imprisonment
HB4885 Jury Pool Selection
HB4886 Jury Pool Selection
HB5176 Identification Cards
HB5177 Identification Cards
HB5178 Identification Cards
HB5179 Identification Cards
HB5318 Penalties, Fines, or Costs
HB5468 Electronic Signature
HB5518 Eviction Summons
HB5601 Eligibility for Jury Service
HB5676 Michigan Public Defense Act
HB5763 Electronic Recording of Certain Custodial Interrogation Sessions
HB5783 Jury Service for Students
HB5800 Court Rules
HB5995 Destruction of Juvenile Fingerprint Records
HB6101 Minor Names
HB6389 Presentence Reports
HB6390 Presentence Reports
HB6530 Personal Protection Orders
SB0473 2-Way Interactive Video Technology
SB0719 Electronic Seals on Court Documents
SB0720 Electronic Seals on Court Documents
SB0960 Notaries Public
SB1491 Presentence Reports
SB1492 Presentence Reports

2007-2008

HB4208 Amend Deaf Persons’ Interpreter Act
HB4260 Overturned Convictions: DNA Evidence
HB4267 Serious Impairment of Body Function
HB4368 Provide for Tax on Services
HB4422 Limitation on Recovery in Small Claims Suits
HB4423 Affidavit of Merit
HB4433 Michigan Tax Tribunal
HB4459 Gang Felony Crimes
HB4518 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
HB4519 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
HB4520 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
HB4525 Corrections Identification Card
HB4564 Mandate Joint Custody in Disputed Cases
HB4578 Attorney Representation
HB4650 Uniform Foreign-Country Money Judgments Recognition Act
HB4723 Expert Witnesses in Medical Malpractice Case
HB4724 Expert Witnesses in Medical Malpractice Cases
HB4753 Correction of Inaccurate Items in Consumer Credit Reports
HB4755 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4859 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4931 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4932 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4933 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4934 Expansion of Juror Pools
HB4951 Delayed Right of Appeal
HB4953 Reimbursement of Costs & Attorney Fees
HB5037 Reimbursement of Legal Fees
HB5050 Friend of the Court
HB5060 RJA Provisions
HB5089 DNA Evidence in Felony Conviction Cases
HB5186 Appointment of Conservator
HB5187 Power of Guardians and Conservators
HB5188 Guardians and Conservators
HB5213 Record Expungement for Certain Offenders
HB5260 Electronic Interception or Communication Recording Seizure
HB5324 Personal Protection Orders
HB5534 Forged Deeds
HB5568 Identification Documents
HB5598 Placement of Pets by the Court in a Divorce
HB6096 Restitution for Victims of Identity Theft
HB6097 Restitution for Victims of Identity Theft
HB6098 Restitution for Victims of Identity Theft
HB6157 Limitation on Small Claims Recovery Amount
HB6321 Allow Property Managers to Represent Landlords in Eviction Proceedings
HJROO Felony-Charged Illegal Immigrant
SB0062 Termination of Tenancy by the Entireties
SB0105 Allows Magistrates to Oversee Arraignments
SB0291 Gang Felony Crimes
SB0301 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
SB0302 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
SB0303 Consumer Protection: Social Security Numbers
SB0307 Provide for Tax on Services
SB0476 Court Review of Arbitrator's Decision on Custody
SB0477 Arbitrated Child Custody Disputes
SB0645 Use of Substitute Service for Child Support Complaint
SB0786 Small Claims Suits Recovery Limitation
SB0989 Written Questions to Witnesses by Jurors
SB0990 Exemption from Jury Service
SB0991 Juror Requirements
SB0992 Exemption from Jury Service
SB0995 Peremptory Challenges in Juror Selections
SB0996 Separate Filing Fees
SB1001 Sanctions to Costs & Attorney Fees
SB1002 Attorney Fee Payment
SB1298 Process in Small Claims Division of District Court

2005-2006

HB4006 Creates Act Establishing Bad Check Program
HB4133 Repeal of Prohibition of Process Service on Sundays and Election Day
HB4160 Revises Limitation on Recovery Amount Allowed in Small Claims Suits
HB4163 Establishes Mandatory Minimum Two Year Sentence for Fleeing/Eluding Police
HB4166 Provides Penalties for Game Interference by Participants at Youth Athletic Events
HB4169 Revises Threshold for Requiring Attorney Fees to be Paid by Party Rejecting Mediation
HB4213 Allows Forensic Exam of Juveniles to Determine Competency
HB4214 Allows Forensic Exam of Juveniles to Determine Competency
HB4215 Expands Alibi Defense to Juveniles
HB4265 Extends Statute of Limitations for Vehicular Homicide
HB4327 Provides Record Expungement for Certain Offenders
HB4339 Provides for Secretary of State Notification of Truancy Disposition
HB4467 Extends Tolling for Statute of Limitations in Civil Action for Damages Resulting from Criminal Sexual Conduct Against a Minor
HB4472 Requires State Agencies to Pay Attorney Fees in Unsuccessful Appeals
HB4542 Enacts Graduated Penalties for Unpaid Child Support
HB4588 Enacts Changes to Crime Victim's Rights Act
HB4629 Requires Payment of Prosecution Costs in Certain Circumstances
HB4630 Allows Admission as Evidence of Preliminary Breath Test Result in Certain Criminal Prosecutions
HB4654 Eliminates Duty to Retreat Under Certain Circumstances
HB4732 Allows Property Managers and Other Non-Lawyers to Represent Certain Businesses in Eviction Proceedings
HB4796 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
HB4797 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
HB4799 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
HB4800 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
HB4831 Creates Appropriations Act Including Funding Levels for the State Appellate Defender Office
HB4851 Revises Age Under Which Court has Jurisdiction
HB4918 Revises State Officers Compensation Committee to Conform to State Constitution
HB4919 Revises State Officers Compensation Committee to Conform to State Constitution
HB5024 Provides for Attorney Contingency Fees
HB5132 Eliminates Requirement for Certain Public Document to be Provided to State Libaries When Documents are Available on the Internet
HB5142 Allows Person to Use Deadly Force in Self-Defense in Certain Situations
HB5143 Clarifies and Provides for Criminal and Civil Immunity for Certain Circumstances Involving the Right to Self-Defense and Defense of Others
HB5153 Eliminates Flight Requirement
HB5267 Mandates Joint Custody in Every Custody Dispute Between Parents Except in Certain Circumstances
HB5337 Provides for Waiver from "Administrative Hearings" While Deployed or Serving on Active Duty
HB5421 Clarifies Penalties for Certain Sex Offenders
HB5548 Provides and Provides Remedies for Civil Action Against Person Who Uses Force in Compliance with Self-Defense Act
HB5625 Allows Real Estate Agents to Represent Landlords in Small Claims Court in Security Deposit Disputes Under Certain Circumstances
HB5633 Establishes English as the official state language
HB5680 Eliminates requirement for law school as eligibility for state bar exam
HB5851 Creates Asbestos and Silicosis Compensation Fairness Act
HB5933 Clarifies Requirement of Written Record
HB6001 Increases Sanctions for Frivolous Lawsuits
HB6100 Allows Court to Assess Penalty, Fee, or Costs Not Paid by Date Specified
HB6304 Eliminates Limitation of Award of Attorney Fee in Action Under Michigan Consumer Protection Act
HB6532 Provides for Deletion of Record of Criminal Conviction Overturned Based on DNA Evidence
HB6543 Creates Gang Felony Crimes
SB0033 Increases Transcript Fee
SB0060 Adds Incapacitated Parent as Basis for Custody Action by Third Person
SB0113 Revises Jury Service and Provides for Lengthy Trial Fund
SB0120 Allows Prior Acts of Domestic Violence to be Admitted as Evidence
SB0193 Eliminates Election Districts Within Eighth Judicial District
SB0263 Exempts Certain Statements of Domestic Violence Victims From Hearsay Rule
SB0275 Creates Appropriations Act Including Funding Levels for State Appellate Defender Office
SB0289 Eliminates Statute of Limitations for Certain Criminal Sexual Conduct Offenses
SB0379 Provides for Court-Appointed Special Advocates
SB0535 Allows Proven Drug Use History and Convictions in Child Custody Determinations
SB0541 Revises Structured Settlement Protection Act
SB0542 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
SB0543 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
SB0544 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
SB0545 Eliminates Right to Preliminary Exam for Certain Crimes
SB0815 Allows Property Managers and Other Nonlawyers to Represent Businesses in Certain Eviction Proceedings
SB0947 Eliminates Alienation by Deed, Proof and Recording of Conveyances, and the Canceling of Mortgages
SB1046 Self Defense
SB1123 Creates Asbestos and Silicosis Compensation Fairness Act
SB1149 Revises procedure for affidavit of merit for medical malpractice Revises procedure for affidavit of merit for medical malpractice
SB1150 Revises procedure for affidavit of meritorious defense in medical malpractice action
SB1185 Provides for Immunity from Civil Action for Person Who Uses Force in Compliance with Self-Defense Act
SB1203 Expands and Provides Certain Revisions to Redemption Period
SB1266 Provides for Eligibility for Licensed Attorneys to Serve as Notaries Public
SB1272 Requires Criminal Background Checks for Guardians and Conservators of Vulnerable Adults or Children
SB1316 Requires Courts to Clearly Explain Conditions for Exemption from Jury Service
SB1317 Provides for Exemption From Jury Service for Individuals Who Have Served Within Preceding 24 Months
SB1318 Allows Submission of Written Questions to Witnesses by Jurors
SB1319 Allows Discussion Among Jurors Before Trial Concludes Under Certain Circumstances
SB1320 Provides for Penalties for Failure to Appear or Complete Jury Duty
SB1321 Requires Separate Filing Fee for Each Defendant Named in a Lawsuit
SB1323 Eliminates Peremptory Challenges When Selecting Jurors
SB1348 Allows Magistrates to Oversee Arraignments
SJRG Creates a Constitutional Amendment Allowing Court to Deny Release on Bail for Felony Involving Sexual Assault of Minor

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