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House Bill 4718 (2023) rss? Friendly Link: http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?2023-HB-4718

Laurie Pohutsky (district 17)
Emily Dievendorf, Jason Morgan, Noah Arbit, Mike McFall, Jason Hoskins, Brenda Carter, Donavan McKinney, Veronica Paiz, Jim Haadsma, Erin Byrnes, Dylan Wegela, Jimmie Wilson Jr., Carol Glanville, Tyrone Carter, Regina Weiss, Sharon MacDonell, Matt Koleszar, Samantha Steckloff, Natalie Price, Christine Morse, Jasper Martus, Felicia Brabec, Carrie Rheingans, Abraham Aiyash, Betsy Coffia, John Fitzgerald, Kara Hope, Jenn Hill

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Civil procedure: defenses; Civil rights: sexual orientation discrimination;

Civil procedure: defenses; sexual orientation or gender identity of a victim as a defense to a crime; prohibit. Amends 1927 PA 175 (MCL 760.1 - 777.69) by adding sec. 21d to ch. VIII.

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Date JournalAction
6/8/2023HJ 53 Pg. 824introduced by Representative Laurie Pohutsky
6/8/2023HJ 53 Pg. 824read a first time
6/8/2023HJ 53 Pg. 824referred to Committee on Criminal Justice
6/13/2023HJ 54 Pg. 839bill electronically reproduced 06/08/2023
10/3/2023HJ 79 Pg. 1869reported with recommendation without amendment
10/3/2023HJ 79 Pg. 1869referred to second reading
10/18/2023HJ 86 Pg. 2012read a second time
10/18/2023HJ 86 Pg. 2012placed on third reading
10/19/2023HJ 87 Pg. 2041read a third time
10/19/2023HJ 87 Pg. 2041passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 391 Yeas 56 Nays 53 Excused 0 Not Voting 1
10/19/2023HJ 87 Pg. 2041transmitted

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