SB 0971 Animals; care and treatment; conducting of research or training activities on dogs in a manner that causes pain or distress, and certain related activities, by an affiliate of a public body; prohibit. Creates new act.
HB 5867 Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; employee compensation rate for companies receiving funds under the Michigan strategic fund; establish.
HB 5868 Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; employee compensation rate for companies receiving funds under the Michigan strategic fund; establish.
HB 5870 Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; reporting requirements and public disclosure of certain salary information by entities receiving funding from the Michigan strategic fund; provide for.
HB 5871 Economic development; other; limit on certain economic development incentives for certain businesses whose compensation exceeds certain thresholds; provide for.
HB 5872 Economic development; other; limit on certain economic development incentives for certain businesses whose compensation exceeds certain thresholds; provide for.
SB 0970 Taxation; tobacco; out-of-state vendor; require to remit tax. Amends secs. 2 & 11 of 1993 PA 327 (MCL 205.422 & 205.431).
HB 5863 State financing and management; other; freedom of information requests; require the governor to be subject to under the emergency management act.
HB 5864 State financing and management; other; freedom of information requests; require the governor to be subject to under the emergency powers of governor act.
Courts & Judges
HB 5859 Courts; probate court; probate district court; create combined district for Huron and Sanilac Counties. Amends secs. 803 & 807 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.803 & 600.807).
SB 0977 Elections; offenses; felony for submitting an absent voter ballot application using another person's name and personal information; create, and create a felony for submitting an absent voter ballot application with the intent to obtain multiple absent voter ballots for a person. Amends sec. 759 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.759).
SB 0978 Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for certain Michigan election law violations dealing with absent voter ballot applications; provide for. Amends sec. 11d of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11d).
Disability & Elder Law
SB 0972 Human services; adult foster care; admitting a patient who tested positive with coronavirus to an adult foster care facility from another facility; prohibit. Amends 1979 PA 218 (MCL 400.701 - 400.737) by adding sec. 28.
SB 0973 Education; financing; permissible use of sinking funds; expand to include school bus purchasing. Amends sec. 1212 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1212).
HB 5860 Elections; political parties; state political party to change name to affiliated national political party; allow. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCl 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 685a.
Enviromental & Natural Resources Law
SB 0974 Natural resources; soil and erosion; beach nourishment permit program; provide for. Amends sec. 1301 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1301) & adds sec. 33709.
SB 0975 Environmental protection; pollution prevention; plastic bags and other containers; repeal act preempting local regulation of. Repeals 2016 PA 389 (MCL 445.591 - 445.593).
HB 5858 Insurance; no-fault; medical treatment benefits; revise reimbursement provisions for rehabilitation clinics. Amends sec. 3157 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3157).
HB 5873 Insurance; health insurers; emergency refill of medications during a declared emergency; require.
HB 5874 Health; pharmaceuticals; emergency refill of medications during a declared emergency; provide for.
HB 5875 Health occupations; health professionals; certain health professional licensing fees; prorate or credit.
SB 0969 Gaming; casinos; allowance for casinos to conduct internet gaming without a license until social distancing guidelines related to the COVID-19 pandemic are no longer in place; provide for, and allow casinos to contract with out-of-state parties to provide internet gaming platforms. Amends 2019 PA 152 (MCL 432.301 - 432.322) by adding sec. 10a.
Labor & Employment Law
Licensing & Regulation
HB 5861 Transportation; railroads; local grade separation fund and grant program; create.
HB 5862 Gaming; bingo and charitable gaming; operation of online raffle games by certain charitable organizations; allow.
HB 5866 Weapons; concealed; issuance of a temporary concealed pistol license during a declared emergency; allow.
Media, Sports & Recreation
Probate & Estate Planning
HB 5865 Property; state buildings; prohibition for signs inside the state capitol; eliminate.
State & Local Government
HB 5869 Taxation; administration; information regarding mega tax credits; require department of treasury to release.
SB 0976 Holidays; other; "Juneteenth"; designate as an official state holiday and observe on June 19. Amends sec. 1 of 1865 PA 124 (MCL 435.101).
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