SENATE COMMITTEE ON FAMILIES, SENIORS AND HUMAN SERVICES

2015-2016 Session

Thursday, December 29, 2016

Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Status
HB   4022
Referred 10/29/2015
Kosowski Children; foster care; foster child identification theft protection act; create. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 5/19/2016
HB   4041
Referred 4/14/2015
Pscholka Human services; services or financial assistance; family independence assistance program group's compliance with compulsory school attendance; require in order to receive assistance. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 5/13/2015
HB   4188
Referred 3/19/2015
LaFontaine Children; adoption; objection to placements by child placing agency based on religious or moral convictions; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/23/2015
HB   4189
Referred 3/19/2015
Santana Children; adoption; objection to placements by child placing agency based on religious or moral convictions; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/23/2015
HB   4190
Referred 3/19/2015
Leutheuser Children; adoption; licensure of child placing agency that objects to placements on religious or moral grounds; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 4/23/2015
HB   4203
Referred 5/19/2015
Callton Businesses; nonprofit corporations; reference to "crippled children" in trustee corporation law; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs". REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 6/11/2015
HB   4204
Referred 5/19/2015
Graves Human services; children's services; reference to "crippled children"; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs". REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 6/11/2015
HB   4205
Referred 5/19/2015
Schor Health; children; reference to "crippled children"; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs" and change the date on licensing pharmacy technicians. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 6/11/2015
HB   4457
Referred 5/12/2015
Runestad Children; adoption; adoption registry fee; eliminate. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 6/11/2015
HB   4658
Referred 9/17/2015
McCready Civil procedure; other; collection of court-ordered financial obligations from judgments against the state; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 12/3/2015
HB   4742
Referred 10/27/2015
Kosowski Family law; other; uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); repeal and recreate. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 12/3/2015
HB   4743
Referred 10/27/2015
Kosowski Family law; child support; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/3/2015
HB   4744
Referred 10/27/2015
Kesto Family law; parenting time; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/3/2015
HB   4745
Referred 10/27/2015
Heise Family law; friend of the court; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/3/2015
HB   4911
Referred 3/22/2016
Crawford Children; adoption; option to disclose identity of paternity in a private adoption; allow. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 10/20/2016
HB   4976
Referred 5/17/2016
Hovey-Wright Children; protection; children's assurance of quality foster care policy; create. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/1/2016
HB   4977
Referred 5/17/2016
Runestad Children; foster care; specific policy for foster children; create. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/1/2016
HB   4978
Referred 5/17/2016
Darany Children; foster care; information regarding the foster children's assurance of quality foster care policy; require the department of human services to provide to foster children. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/1/2016
HB   5107
Referred 3/3/2016
Heise Law enforcement; other; human trafficking notification act; create. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 3/17/2016
HB   5119
Referred 4/13/2016
Neeley Family law; domestic violence; reference of family independence agency; revise to department of health and human services. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 12/1/2016
HB   5774
Referred 12/1/2016 2:43:01 PM
Cox Human services; adult foster care; reference to department in the adult foster care act; update to department of licensing and regulatory affairs. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 12/8/2016
SB   0064
Referred 1/29/2015
Hansen Health facilities; nursing homes; patient care policies and compliance procedures; require establishment based on nationally recognized guidelines or best-practice resources and provide other general amendments. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-2 on 4/2/2015
SB   0065
Referred 1/29/2015
Hansen Health facilities; nursing homes; employment of or contracting with health professionals to provide medical treatment to patients; allow regardless of business entity status of nursing home. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 4/2/2015
SB   0066
Referred 1/29/2015
Hansen Businesses; limited liability companies; definition of learned profession; clarify application to certain health professionals. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 4/2/2015
SB   0067
Referred 1/29/2015
Hansen Businesses; business corporations; definition of learned profession; clarify application to certain health professionals. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 4/2/2015
SB   0112
Referred 2/17/2015
Hertel Records; health; reference to "crippled children"; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs". REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/26/2015
SB   0113
Referred 2/17/2015
Marleau Human services; children's services; reference to "crippled children"; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs". REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 2/26/2015
SB   0114
Referred 2/17/2015
O'Brien Children; child care; reference to "crippled children"; revise to "children and youth with special health care needs". REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 2/26/2015
SB   0258
Referred 4/14/2015
Warren Children; protection; factors determining best interest of child; modify in cases of domestic violence.
SB   0261
Referred 4/14/2015
Hertel Children; child care; public notification relating to immunization record completion rates; require.
SB   0334
Referred 5/14/2015
Emmons Children; protection; reporting child abuse or child neglect through an online reporting system and waiving a written report under certain circumstances; allow, change venereal disease to sexually transmitted infection, and allow federal or state governmental agency access to certain records. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 10/1/2015
SB   0405
Referred 6/18/2015
Schuitmaker Education; attendance; compulsory attendance requirements; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH RECOMMENDATION FOR REFERRAL TO COMMITTEE ON Families, Seniors and Human Services on 3/2/2016
SB   0406
Referred 6/18/2015
Schuitmaker Education; attendance; intervention policy for truant or chronically absent students; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH RECOMMENDATION FOR REFERRAL TO COMMITTEE ON Families, Seniors and Human Services on 3/2/2016
SB   0407
Referred 6/18/2015
Emmons Education; discipline; reporting of suspensions, expulsion, truancy, and absenteeism; revise. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH RECOMMENDATION FOR REFERRAL TO COMMITTEE ON Families, Seniors and Human Services on 3/2/2016
SB   0408
Referred 6/18/2015
Emmons Juveniles; truancy; jurisdiction of court regarding truancy and chronic absenteeism; modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH RECOMMENDATION FOR REFERRAL TO COMMITTEE ON Families, Seniors and Human Services on 3/2/2016
SB   0460
Referred 9/9/2015
Bieda Human services; other; vulnerable adult abuse registry; create.
SB   0482
Referred 9/10/2015
Jones Children; foster care; keeping siblings together in foster care placements; require under certain conditions. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 11/5/2015
SB   0483
Referred 9/10/2015
Jones Children; children's rights; rights for siblings to be placed together in foster care or to have sibling visitation; establish, and change husband and wife to spouse in the Michigan adoption code. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 11/5/2015
SB   0484
Referred 9/10/2015
Jones Children; parental rights; process to allow the reinstatement of terminated parental rights; create.
SB   0485
Referred 9/10/2015
Jones Family law; parenting time; regular and frequent parenting time for foster children; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 11/5/2015
SB   0497
Referred 9/16/2015
Knezek Children; foster care; foster care licensees with state contracts to provide services to all applicants; require.
SB   0498
Referred 9/16/2015
Warren Children; adoption; requirement for adoption licensees with state contracts to provide services to all applicants; provide for.
SB   0499
Referred 9/16/2015
Hertel Human services; children's services; adoption and foster care licensees with state contracts to provide services to all applicants; require.
SB   0503
Referred 9/24/2015
Emmons Children; adoption; Michigan Indian family preservation act (MIFPA); modify. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/15/2015
SB   0517
Referred 9/29/2015
MacGregor Family law; other; uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); repeal and recreate. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/22/2015
SB   0518
Referred 9/29/2015
MacGregor Family law; friend of the court; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/22/2015
SB   0519
Referred 9/29/2015
Emmons Family law; child support; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/22/2015
SB   0520
Referred 9/29/2015
Emmons Family law; parenting time; reference to the uniform interstate family support act (UIFSA); update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/22/2015
SB   0529
Referred 9/29/2015
Emmons Children; guardians; relative guardianship assistance act; modify to include a successor guardian provision. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/15/2015
SB   0530
Referred 9/29/2015
Emmons Children; foster care; definition of relative; modify, and add definition of sibling. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 10/15/2015
SB   0629
Referred 12/2/2015
Jones Children; parental rights; termination of parental rights to a child; expand to include forcible rape where child results.
SB   0646
Referred 12/9/2015
Warren Children; adoption; second parent adoption; provide for.
SB   0659
Referred 12/10/2015
MacGregor Children; foster care; fostering futures scholarship trust fund; expand investment options. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1 on 1/21/2016
SB   0676
Referred 12/15/2015
Hopgood Human services; adult foster care; criminal history check; modify.
SB   0811
Referred 2/23/2016
Warren Family law; other; surrogate parenting act; repeal, and establish the gestational surrogate parentage act.
SB   0825
Referred 3/1/2016
Brandenburg Human services; food assistance; use of EBT bridge cards at certain food establishments; prohibit.
SB   0882
Referred 4/13/2016
Hune Family law; parenting time; another family member to use parenting time when parent is on active duty outside of Michigan; allow.
SB   0884
Referred 4/14/2016
Hansen Human services; medical services; maintenance of effort on certain county owned nursing homes; extend sunset. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 5/19/2016
SB   0902
Referred 4/20/2016
Marleau Children; child care; certain confidential records of child care organizations; allow federal or state governmental agency access during the course of an audit or review.
SB   0923
Referred 4/28/2016
Jones Crimes; penalties; unregulated custody transfer; prohibit, and provide penalties for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   0924
Referred 4/28/2016
Jones Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for certain adoption violations; update. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   0925
Referred 4/28/2016
Jones Children; adoption; advertise for, solicit, or recruit prospective adoptive or biological parents or guardians to participate in certain transfers of a child; prohibit under certain circumstances. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   0926
Referred 4/28/2016
Jones Probate; powers of attorney; use of parental power of attorney to permanently transfer custody of a child; prohibit. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   0951
Referred 5/4/2016
Nofs Human services; services or financial assistance; energy assistance act; extend sunset.
SB   1041
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Emmons Human services; adult foster care; certain confidential records of adult foster care facility licensing act; allow federal or state governmental agency access during the course of an audit or review. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1042
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Emmons Human services; other; certain confidential records of the social welfare act; allow federal or state governmental agency access during the course of an audit or review. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1043
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Emmons Children; protection; certain confidential records of child protection services; allow federal or state governmental agency access during the course of an audit or review. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1044
Referred 9/7/2016 3:23:12 PM
Emmons Children; child care; certain confidential records of child care organizations; allow federal or state governmental agency access during the course of an audit or review. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1090
Referred 9/21/2016 1:40:34 PM
Emmons Family law; other; definition of reasonable and prudent parenting standard; provide for. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1091
Referred 9/21/2016 1:40:34 PM
Emmons Family law; other; procedures for permanency planning; modify, and require compliance with federal standards. REPORTED FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT on 10/20/2016
SB   1115
Referred 10/18/2016 12:06:06 PM
Jones Crime victims; rights; human trafficking victim privilege; establish.
SB   1116
Referred 10/18/2016 12:06:07 PM
Jones Human services; services or financial assistance; eligibility for assistance under the social welfare act; include victims of human trafficking.
SB   1129
Referred 10/20/2016 3:36:53 PM
Schuitmaker Children; child care; provisions related to background checks and fingerprinting of child care organizations; require.
SB   1130
Referred 10/20/2016 3:36:53 PM
Hopgood Children; child care; licensure requirements for child care centers; modify.
SB   1131
Referred 10/20/2016 3:36:53 PM
Hildenbrand Children; child care; general amendments related to registrations; provide for.
SB   1182
Referred 11/30/2016 4:41:49 PM
Hopgood Children; child care; child development and care program eligibility; increase.
SB   1183
Referred 12/1/2016 4:13:46 PM
Hopgood School aid; categoricals; appropriation for great start readiness program; revise to allow participation by 3-year-olds and universal participation by 4-year-olds.
SB   1184
Referred 11/30/2016 4:43:12 PM
Hopgood Children; child care; child development and care reimbursement rates; revise the billing cycle for providers from hourly to weekly.
SB   1185
Referred 11/30/2016 4:43:38 PM
Hopgood Children; child care; eligibility for child care subsidy; expand definition of approved activity under the development and care program.
SB   1186
Referred 11/30/2016 4:44:00 PM
Ananich Human services; children's services; child care executive partnership program; create, and provide funding.
SJR   H
Referred 2/12/2015
Hune Human services; services or financial assistance; illegal aliens collecting public assistance; prohibit.
SR   0090
Referred 9/16/2015
Emmons A resolution to commemorate September 2015 as Kinship Care Month.