In the Capitol
The Michigan House of Representatives released a revised session schedule through December 2008.
View House Session Schedule
View Senate Session Schedule
Committee meetings of interest for the week of 7/21
7/23 House Judiciary
Agenda: HB 5953 Expand definition of racketeering to include identity theft and computer crimes; HB 5954 Provide for forfeiture of assets in crimes involving identity theft; HB 5567 Create right of publicity.
Complete Committee Meeting List
New Public Acts
Legislation Introduced 7/16 – 7/17
Of General Interest
HJR EEE Legislature; legislators; salary and health care for legislators; revise and repeal term limits for legislators.
Suit Aims to Stop State Overhaul
(Detroit News, 7/19/08)
Court Battle Expected for Broad Ballot Proposal
School Aid Plan Gets Senate Approval
(Detroit Free Press, 7/18/08)