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Senate Bill 0344 (1995) rss?
Friendly Link: http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?1995-SB-0344
Public Act 249 of 1995 (Effective: 03/28/96) Find this PA in the MCL

Sponsors
Joel Gougeon  - (primary)Dale Shugars , Jon Cisky , Joanne Emmons , Walter North , John Schwarz , Douglas Carl , George McManus Jr., Glenn Steil , R. Robert Geake , Mike Rogers , Leon Stille , Harry Gast , Bill Schuette , Loren Bennett
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Categories 
Torts: product liability; Civil procedure: evidence; Civil procedure: defenses; Civil procedure: venue;

Torts; product liability; venue, definitions, presumptions, damages, etc.; amend and add provisions applicable to product liability and other torts. Amends secs. 1629, 1641, 2945, 2946, 2947, 2948, 2957 & 6304 of Act 236 of 1961 (MCL 600.1629 et seq.); adds secs. 2946a, 2949a, 2955, 2955a, 2962, & 6312 & repeals sec. 2949 of Act 236 of 1961 (MCL 600.2949).

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Bill Documents
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Bill Analysis

Senate Fiscal Analysis
Load the Text Version Load the PDF VersionCOMMITTEE SUMMARY (Date Completed: 5-9-95)
This document analyzes: SB0344
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This document analyzes: SB0344
Load the Text Version Load the PDF VersionFIRST ANALYSIS (Date Completed: 8-28-95)
This document analyzes: SB0344
Load the Text Version Load the PDF VersionSUMMARY AS PASSED BY THE SENATE (Date Completed: 5-23-95)
This document analyzes: SB0344
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This document analyzes: SB0344, HB4508

History
(House actions in lowercase, Senate actions in UPPERCASE)
Date JournalAction
2/28/1995SJ 15 Pg. 284REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECON. DEVELOPMENT, INTL. TRADE AND REG. AFFAIRS
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 887REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE (S-4)
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 854REFERRED TO GENERAL ORDERS
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 862AMENDED
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 862REPORTED BY COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE (S-4) AND AMENDMENT(S)
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 862SUBSTITUTE (S-4) AND AMENDMENT(S) CONCURRED IN
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 862PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING WITH SUBSTITUTE (S-4) AND AMENDMENT(S)
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 863PLACED ON IMMEDIATE PASSAGE
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 863AMENDMENT(S) DEFEATED
5/10/1995SJ 40 Pg. 863PASSED :
ROLL CALL # 0204 YEAS 22 NAYS 14 EXC 02 NOT VOTING 00
5/10/1995HJ 41 Pg. 1235referred to Committee on Commerce
5/31/1995HJ 50 Pg. 1576adverse roll call
6/7/1995HJ 53 Pg. 1740reported with recommendation with substitute (H-6)
6/7/1995HJ 53 Pg. 1740referred to second reading
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413substitute (H-6) adopted
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413vote reconsidered
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413substitute (H-6) defeated
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413substitute (H-7) amended and adopted
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413placed on third reading
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413placed on immediate passage
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413amended
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413passed : \
Roll Call # 0928 Yeas 059 Nays 048
10/18/1995HJ 74 Pg. 2413returned to Senate
11/28/1995SJ 83 Pg. 2092AMENDMENT(S) DEFEATED
11/28/1995SJ 83 Pg. 2092AMENDED
11/28/1995SJ 83 Pg. 2092HOUSE SUBSTITUTE (H-7) CONCURRED IN AS AMENDED
11/28/1995SJ 83 Pg. 2092ROLL CALL: : \
ROLL CALL # 0652 YEAS 21 NAYS 15 EXC 02 NOT VOTING 00
11/28/1995SJ 83 Pg. 2092IMMEDIATE EFFECT DEFEATED
11/30/1995SJ 85 Pg. 2131SENATE REQUESTS RETURN
11/30/1995HJ 87 Pg. 2896request granted
11/30/1995SJ 85 Pg. 2143VOTE RECONSIDERED
11/30/1995SJ 85 Pg. 2143HOUSE SUBSTITUTE (H-7) NONCONCURRED IN
11/30/1995SJ 85 Pg. 2143ROLL CALL: : \
ROLL CALL # 0673 YEAS 00 NAYS 35 EXC 02 NOT VOTING 01
11/30/1995SJ 85 Pg. 2149SENATE NAMED CONFEREES: SENS. Joel Gougeon, Bill Schuette, Gary Peters
11/30/1995HJ 87 Pg. 2970House conferees named: Reps. Gary Randall, Michael Nye, Laura Baird
12/5/1995SJ 86 Pg. 2171REFERRED TO CONFERENCE COMMITTEE 12/04/95
12/5/1995SJ 86 Pg. 2194SENATE ADOPTED CONFERENCE REPORT : \
ROLL CALL # 0688 YEAS 22 NAYS 15 EXC 01 NOT VOTING 00
12/6/1995HJ 89 Pg. 3051conference report adopted by House : \
Roll Call # 1264 Yeas 057 Nays 052
12/6/1995HJ 89 Pg. 3051re-returned to Senate
12/6/1995SJ 87 Pg. 2237ORDERED ENROLLED
12/28/1995SJ 92 Pg. 2446PRESENTED TO THE GOVERNOR
TIME: 09:46AM DATE: 12/19/95
12/29/1995Expected in
SJ 93
APPROVED BY THE GOVERNOR
TIME: 12:19PM DATE: 12/25/95 1995 ADDENDA
12/29/1995Expected in
SJ 93
FILED WITH SECRETARY OF STATE
TIME: 09:10AM DATE: 01/02/96
12/29/1995Expected in
SJ 93
ASSIGNED PA 0249'95

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