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Representatives Afendoulis, Chris Albert, Thomas Alexander, Julie Allor, Sue Banks, Brian Barrett, Tom Bellino, Joseph Bizon, John Brann, Tommy Brinks, Winnie Byrd, Wendell Calley, Julie Cambensy, Sara Camilleri, Darrin Canfield, Edward Chang, Stephanie Chatfield, Lee Chirkun, John Clemente, Cara Cochran, Tom Cole, Triston Cox, Laura Crawford, Kathy Dianda, Scott Durhal, Fred Elder, Brian Ellison, Jim Faris, Pam Farrington, Diana Frederick, Ben Garcia, Daniela Garrett, LaTanya Gay-Dagnogo, Sherry Geiss, Erika Glenn, Gary Graves, Joseph Green, Patrick Greig, Christine Greimel, Tim Griffin, Beth Guerra, Vanessa Hammoud, Abdullah Hauck, Roger Hernandez, Shane Hertel, Kevin Hoadley, Jon Hoitenga, Michele Hornberger, Pamela Howell, Gary Howrylak, Martin Hughes, Holly Iden, Brandt Inman, Larry Johnson, Steven Jones, Jewell Kahle, Bronna Kelly, Tim Kesto, Klint Kivela, John Kosowski, Robert LaFave, Beau LaGrand, David LaSata, Kimberly Lasinski, Donna Lauwers, Dan Leonard, Tom Leutheuser, Eric Liberati, Frank Lilly, Jim Love, Leslie Lower, James Lucido, Peter Marino, Steve Maturen, David McCready, Michael Miller, Aaron Moss, Jeremy Neeley, Sheldon Noble, Jeffrey Pagan, Kristy Pagel, Dave Peterson, Ronnie Phelps, Phil Rabhi, Yousef Reilly, John Rendon, Daire Roberts, Brett Robinson, Rose Mary Runestad, Jim Sabo, Terry Santana, Sylvia Schor, Andy Scott, Bettie Cook Sheppard, Jason Singh, Samir Sneller, Tim Sowerby, William Tedder, Jim Theis, Lana VanderWall, Curtis VanSingel, Scott Vaupel, Hank VerHeulen, Rob Victory, Roger Webber, Michael Wentworth, Jason Whiteford, Mary Wittenberg, Robert Yancey, Tenisha Yanez, Henry Yaroch, Jeff Zemke, Adam Senators Ananich, Jim Bieda, Steven Booher, Darwin Brandenburg, Jack Casperson, Tom Colbeck, Patrick Conyers, Ian Emmons, Judy Green, Mike Gregory, Vincent Hansen, Goeff Hertel, Curtis Hildenbrand, Dave Hood, Morris Hopgood, Hoon-Yung Horn, Kenneth Hune, Joe Johnson, Bert Jones, Rick Knezek , David Knollenberg, Marty Kowall, Mike MacGregor, Peter Marleau, James Meekhof, Arlan Nofs, Mike O'Brien, Margaret Pavlov, Phillip Proos, John Robertson, David Rocca, Tory Schmidt, Wayne Schuitmaker, Tonya Shirkey, Mike Stamas, Jim Warren, Rebekah Young II, Coleman Zorn, Dale House Committees Agriculture Appropriations Commerce and Trade Communications and Technology Education Reform Elections and Ethics Energy Policy Families, Children, and Seniors Financial Liability Reform Financial Services Government Operations Health Policy Insurance Joint Committee on Administrative Rules Judiciary Law and Justice Local Government Michigan Competitiveness Military and Veterans Affairs Natural Resources Oversight Regulatory Reform Tax Policy Tourism and Outdoor Recreation Transportation and Infrastructure Workforce and Talent Development Only items with status Only items with meetings Sort by BillSort by SponsorSort by Committee Committees: AGRICULTURE (5/25/2018)Sorted by: SequenceNo Bill/ResolutionReferred DateCommitteeSponsorSubjectMeetingsStatus HB 4070 of 2017referred 1/24/2017AgricultureKesto, KlintProperty; condemnation; requirement that state agencies evaluate government actions that may result in takings; expand to include department of agriculture and rural development, and require agency that fails to review takings assessment to pay court costs and attorney fees. Amends title & secs. 2 & 4 of 1996 PA 101 (MCL 24.422 & 24.424) & adds sec. 6.3/08/2017 3/15/17Reported with recommendation with Substitute H-1 on 3/15/2017 HB 4167 of 2017 (PA 35 of 2017)referred 2/7/2017AgricultureFrederick, BenVehicles; trucks; length limit; increase truck and trailer combinations transporting agricultural drainage tubing to 75 feet. Amends sec. 719 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.719).3/08/2017 3/15/2017Reported with recommendation on 3/15/2017 HB 4186 of 2017 (PA 84 of 2017)referred 2/9/2017AgricultureAlexander, JulieAnimals; animal shelters; certain definition of animal; revise. Amends secs. 1 & 8b of 1969 PA 287 (MCL 287.331 & 287.338b).02/15/2017 2/22/2017Reported with recommendation on 2/22/2017 HB 4266 of 2017referred 2/23/2017AgricultureKelly, TimLand use; zoning and growth management; household agriculture; authorize in residential zones. Amends sec. 204 of 2006 PA 110 (MCL 125.3204). HB 4438 of 2017referred 3/30/2017AgricultureBarrett, TomEnvironmental protection; sewage; exemption from domestic septage law; provide for portable toilets for farm laborers. Amends secs. 11701 & 11718 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11701 & 324.11718) & adds sec. 11721.5/24/2017 6/14/2018Reported with recommendation as amended on 6/14/2017 HB 4561 of 2017 (PA 113 of 2018)referred 5/2/2017AgricultureLauwers, DanSales tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify. Amends sec. 4a of 1933 PA 167 (MCL 205.54a).5/17/2017 5/24/2017Reported with recommendation on 5/24/2017 HB 4562 of 2017 (PA 111 of 2018)referred 5/2/2017AgricultureVanderWall, CurtisAgriculture; other; agricultural disaster loan origination program act; recodify and update reference to sales tax exemption. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: HB 4561'175/17/2017 5/24/2017Reported with recommendation on 5/24/2017 HB 4563 of 2017 (PA 112 of 2018)referred 5/2/2017AgricultureRendon, DaireState financing and management; funds; reference to sales tax exemption for certain agriculture equipment; revise. Amends sec. 2a of 1855 PA 105 (MCL 21.142a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4561'175/17/2017 5/24/2017Reported with recommendation on 5/24/2017 HB 4564 of 2017 (PA 114 of 2018)referred 5/2/2017AgricultureBarrett, TomUse tax; exemptions; exemption for certain agricultural equipment; clarify. Amends sec. 4 of 1937 PA 94 (MCL 205.94).5/17/2017 5/24/2017Reported with recommendation on 5/24/2017 HB 4611 of 2017referred 5/11/2017AgricultureLauwers, DanGaming; horse racing; third party facilitator licenses; provide for. Amends secs. 2, 8 & 17 of 1995 PA 279 (MCL 431.302 et seq.).5/17/2017Reported with recommendation with Substitute H-1 on 5/17/2017 HB 4811 of 2017 (PA 92 of 2018)referred 7/12/2017AgricultureVictory, RogerAgriculture; other; certain food processing standards; modify compliance with federal regulations, and modify certain licensing requirements and fees. Amends secs. 1109, 1111, 3119, 4103 & 7112 of 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.1109 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4812'179/20/2017 9/27/2017Reported with recommendation with Substitute H-1 on 9/27/2017 HB 4812 of 2017 (PA 93 of 2018)referred 7/12/2017AgricultureVictory, RogerAgriculture; other; certain feed standards; modify compliance with federal regulations. Amends secs. 3, 4, 5, 6, 13 & 14 of 1975 PA 120 (MCL 287.523 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4811'179/20/2017 9/27/2017Reported with recommendationon 9/27/2017 HB 4940 of 2017 (PA 9 of 2018)referred 9/13/2017AgricultureCanfield, EdwardAgriculture; associations and commissions; dry bean act; modify apportionment of districts and create a member at large. Amends secs. 1, 2, 3 & 4 of 1965 PA 114 (MCL 290.551 et seq.).9/27/2017 10/11/2017Reported with recommendation on 10/11/2017 HB 5185 of 2017referred 10/26/2017AgricultureHertel, KevinEnvironmental protection; water pollution; application of manure or fertilizer to frozen or snow-covered soil; prohibit. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 3135. HB 5227 of 2017 (PA 94 of 2018)referred 11/8/2017AgricultureVictory, RogerAgriculture; regulation; seed potato standards for distributing, growing, and planting; require to comply with the national harmonization program. Creates new act.12/06/2017, 12/13/2017Substitute (H-1) adopted Reported with recommendation, as substitute (H-1) HB 5281 of 2017referred 11/28/2017AgricultureLucido, PeterAnimals; service animals; basic obedience training certification program for assistance animals; create. Creates new act. HB 5356 of 2017referred 12/13/2017AgricultureLucido, PeterAnimals; service animals; notation on a dog license indicating service animal, emotional support animal, or therapy animal; provide for. Amends sec. 9 of 1919 PA 339 (MCL 287.269). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5281'17 HB 5357 of 2017referred 12/13/2017AgricultureLucido, PeterAnimals; service animals; requirements for identification card and patch; revise to include basic obedience program certificate of completion or its equivalent. Amends secs. 1, 3, 5 & 7 of 2015 PA 146 (MCL 37.301 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5281'17 HB 5724 of 2018referred 3/15/2018AgricultureInman, LarryFood; other; posted notice when a food service establishment uses latex gloves in food handling and preparation; require. Amends 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.1101 - 289.8111) by adding sec. 6142. HB 5770 of 2018referred 4/10/2018AgricultureBarrett, TomAgriculture; animals; second perimeter fence around privately owned cervidae facilities; require, and require update of applicable operational standards. Amends sec. 6 of 2000 PA 190 (MCL 287.956). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5771'18, HB 5772'18 HB 5771 of 2018referred 4/10/2018AgricultureAlbert, ThomasAgriculture; animals; transfer or relocation of live cervidae into the state of Michigan; prohibit. Amends sec. 30a of 1988 PA 466 (MCL 287.730a). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5770'18, HB 5772'18 HB 5772 of 2018referred 4/10/2018AgricultureLower, JamesNatural resources; hunting; fund designated to chronic wasting disease; provide through donations when purchasing a hunting license. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 43540f. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5770'18, HB 5771'18 HB 5778 of 2018referred 4/10/2018AgricultureAlbert, ThomasAgriculture; animals; large carnivore act; amend to allow for breeding of large carnivores in certain situations. Amends secs. 2, 3 & 22 of 2000 PA 274 (MCL 287.1102 et seq.) & adds secs. 22a, 22b & 22c.04/11/2018, 05/23/2018Substitute (H-3) adopted on 05/23/2018. Reported with recommendation, as substitute (H-3) on 05/23/2018. HB 5903 of 2018referred 5/1/2018AgricultureCochran, TomNatural resources; other; pollinator stewardship program and pollinator protection fund; create. Creates new act. HB 5904 of 2018referred 5/1/2018AgricultureMaturen, DavidAgriculture; other; pollinator health advisory council; create. Amends title of 1976 PA 412 (MCL 286.801 - 286.821) & adds sec. 3. HB 5916 of 2018referred 5/1/2018AgricultureVaupel, HankAnimals; pet shops; regulation of pet shops in the sale of dogs; clarify. Amends sec. 5a of 1969 PA 287 (MCL 287.335a) & adds sec. 5b.05/02/2018, 05/16/2018Substitute (H-2) adopted on 05/16/2018. Reported with recommendation, as substitute (H-2) on 05/16/2018. HB 5917 of 2018referred 5/1/2018AgricultureVaupel, HankLocal government; ordinances; local government enacting or enforcing an ordinance, policy, resolution, or rule regulating a qualified pet shop; prohibit. Creates new act. TIE BAR WITH: HB 5916'1805/02/2018, 05/16/2018.Amended on 05/16/2018. Reported with recommendation, as amended, as subsitute (H-2) on 05/16/2018. HB 5947 of 2018referred 5/8/2018AgricultureBarrett, TomAgriculture; agribusiness; exclusion of commercial weddings or similar events in agricultural zones; prohibit. Amends 2006 PA 110 (MCL 125.3101 - 125.3702) by adding sec. 204b. HB 6029 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureHammoud, AbdullahCrimes; animals; appointment of a pro bono lawyer or law student to act as an animal advocate in animal cruelty and welfare cases; allow. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 50d. HB 6030 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureRabhi, YousefAnimals; cats; onychectomy and flexor tendonectomy procedures on cats and other animals; require veterinarians to provide certain informational materials to owners. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 18831. HB 6031 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureSneller, TimAnimals; care and treatment; devocalization procedure on an animal; prohibit, except for a therapeutic purpose. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101 - 333.25211) by adding sec. 18830. HB 6032 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureEllison, JimCrimes; animals; ownership, possession, breeding, sale, and importing of nonhuman primates; prohibit with certain exceptions and provide penalty. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1 - 750.568) by adding sec. 70b. HB 6033 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureLiberati, FrankAnimals; birds; issuance of carrier pigeon permits; require compliance with local ordinances and regulations and prohibit the enactment of local ordinances that prohibit the keeping of carrier pigeons. Amends sec. 2 of 1974 PA 57 (MCL 433.352). HB 6034 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureGay-Dagnogo, SherryCrimes; animals; penalties for performing or allowing a devocalization procedure to be performed if no therapeutic purpose; provide for. Amends sec. 50 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.50). TIE BAR WITH: HB 6031'18 HB 6050 of 2018referred 5/17/2018AgricultureLauwers, DanAgriculture; animals; large carnivore act; amend to allow for breeding of black bears under certain conditions. Amends sec. 22 of 2000 PA 274 (MCL 287.1122).05/23/2018 SB 0122 of 2017referred 2/7/2018AgricultureO'Brien, MargaretFood; restaurants; outdoor seating areas at restaurants; allow dogs to be present. Amends secs. 1105, 3113 & 6101 of 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.1105 et seq.). SB 0375 of 2017 (PA 0242 of 2017)referred 10/4/2017AgricultureBooher, DarwinEnergy; conservation and efficiency; methane digesters; make eligible for property assessed clean energy financing. Amends secs. 3 & 9 of 2010 PA 270 (MCL 460.933 & 460.939).11/01/17 12/06/2017Reported with recommendation on 12/06/2017 HR 0259 of 2018referred 2/28/2018AgricultureMarino, SteveA resolution to memorialize the Detroit Zoological Society to locate the proposed Great Lakes Nature Center at Lake St. Clair Metropark. HR 0326 of 2018referred 5/1/2018AgricultureCochran, TomA resolution to encourage Michigan homeowners and landowners to plant native plants that support bee populations and create habitats for all pollinators.