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House Bill 4601 (2011) rss
Public Act 84 of 2012 (Effective: 4/11/2012) Find this PA in the MCL

Sponsors
Joe Haveman - (primary)Lisa Lyons, John Walsh, Pete Lund, Sharon Tyler, Matt Huuki, Kurt Heise, Mike Shirkey, Nancy Jenkins, Tom McMillin, Bob Genetski, Mark Ouimet, Eileen Kowall, Wayne A. Schmidt, Cindy Denby, Judson Gilbert, Bill Rogers

Categories  Torts, product liability; Torts, civil procedure; Civil procedure, defenses

Torts; product liability; liability of successor corporation for asbestos claims; enact limits. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding ch. 30.

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House Fiscal Agency Analysis
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This document analyzes: HB4601
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Senate Fiscal Analysis
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History(House actions in lowercase, Senate actions in UPPERCASE)
Date JournalAction
5/3/2011HJ 38 Pg. 571introduced by Representative Joe Haveman
5/3/2011HJ 38 Pg. 571read a first time
5/3/2011HJ 38 Pg. 571referred to Committee on Judiciary
5/4/2011HJ 39 Pg. 592printed bill filed 05/04/2011
12/1/2011HJ 96 Pg. 2707reported with recommendation with amendment(s)
12/1/2011HJ 96 Pg. 2707referred to second reading
2/15/2012HJ 15 Pg. 200read a second time
2/15/2012HJ 15 Pg. 200amended
2/15/2012HJ 15 Pg. 200placed on third reading
2/16/2012HJ 16 Pg. 206read a third time
2/16/2012HJ 16 Pg. 206passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 57 Yeas 62 Nays 46
2/16/2012HJ 16 Pg. 206Rep. Lesia Liss Roy Schmidt Timothy Bledsoe removed as co-sponsor
2/16/2012HJ 16 Pg. 206transmitted
2/21/2012SJ 16 Pg. 223REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
2/22/2012SJ 17 Pg. 238REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON REFORMS, RESTRUCTURING AND REINVENTING
3/15/2012SJ 27 Pg. 401REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
3/15/2012SJ 27 Pg. 401COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED IMMEDIATE EFFECT
3/15/2012SJ 27 Pg. 401REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
3/28/2012SJ 32 Pg. 477REPORTED BY COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE FAVORABLY WITHOUT AMENDMENT(S)
3/28/2012SJ 32 Pg. 477PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING
3/29/2012SJ 33 Pg. 497AMENDMENT(S) DEFEATED
3/29/2012SJ 33 Pg. 497PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 181 YEAS 25 NAYS 13 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0
3/29/2012SJ 33 Pg. 497INSERTED FULL TITLE
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548returned from Senate without amendment with immediate effect and full title
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548full title agreed to
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548bill ordered enrolled
4/17/2012HJ 35 Pg. 568presented to the Governor 4/3/2012 @ 1:44 PM
4/17/2012HJ 35 Pg. 577approved by the Governor 4/10/2012 @ 7:47 AM
4/17/2012HJ 35 Pg. 577filed with Secretary of State 4/11/2012 @ 3:52 PM
4/17/2012HJ 35 Pg. 577assigned PA 84'12 with immediate effect