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HJR A of 2007House Joint ResolutionNatural resources; hunting; hunting and fishing as a constitutional right; establish. Adds sec. 27 to art. I of the state constitution.
Last Action: 01/23/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 01/23/2007
SJR A of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; apportionment; process for redistricting plan; modify. Amends secs. 2, 3 & 6, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 02/07/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
HJR B of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; taxable value of homestead when sold; phase increase in over 3-year period. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 01/23/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 01/23/2007
SJR B of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; part-time legislature; provide for. Amends sec. 13, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 02/22/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SJR C of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; equal amount of per pupil funding for all local school districts; ensure by certain date. Amends sec. 11, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/24/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
HJR D of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; agricultural property assessment based on agricultural use value; amend constitution to provide for. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 01/23/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 01/23/2007
SJR D of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionPublic employees and officers; constitutional amendment creating the independent redistricting commission; provide for. Amends secs. 2, 3 & 6, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/14/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
HJR E of 2007House Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; equal amount of per pupil funding for all local school districts; ensure by certain date. Amends sec. 11, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 02/21/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 02/21/2007
SJR E of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionState financing and management; budget; constitutional amendment to limit the budget and make certain deposits; modify. Amends sec. 31, art. IV & sec. 18, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/25/2008 - RECONSIDER VOTE POSTPONED
HJR F of 2007House Joint ResolutionCriminal procedure; sentencing; capital punishment for first degree murder; provide for. Amends sec. 46, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 03/15/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 03/15/2007
SJR F of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; legislator called for active military duty; constitutional amendment to establish temporary replacement. Amends sec. 8, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/27/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
HJR G of 2007House Joint ResolutionCourts; circuit court; election of a chief circuit judge in certain judicial circuits; amend constitution to provide for. Adds sec. 12a to art. VI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 03/21/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 03/21/2007
SJR G of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionHigher education; state universities; classifying certain active duty military and their dependents residents for determining tuition; require. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/06/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON SENIOR CITIZENS AND VETERANS AFFAIRS
HJR H of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; part-time legislature; provide for. Amends secs. 12 & 13, art IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV & sec. 43 to art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 03/21/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 03/21/2007
HJR I of 2007House Joint ResolutionCriminal procedure; bail; no-bond violations; expand to include attempted murder. Amends sec. 15, art. I of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/05/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 03/30/2007
SJR I of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; other; repeal of unconstitutional provisions; provide for. Amends sec. 11, art. I, secs. 1 & 6, art. II, secs. 2 & 3, art. IV, sec. 2, art. VIII & sec. 6, art. IX & repeals sec. 10, art. II, secs. 4, 5 & 6, art. IV & sec. 7, art. VII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/07/2007 - referred to Committee on Judiciary
HJR J of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; 3-year adjustment following transfer of ownership; provide for. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/12/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 04/06/2007
SJR J of 2007Senate Joint ResolutionState; other; investing by certain institutions of higher education, political subdivisions, and other public bodies with companies doing business with certain countries that support international terrorism; prohibit in state constitution. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII & sec. 19, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 01/17/2008 - referred to Committee on Government Operations
HJR K of 2007House Joint ResolutionHigher education; state universities; guaranteed admission if student is in the top 10% of his or her graduating class; provide for. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII & adds sec. 10 to art. VIII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/17/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 04/13/2007
HJR L of 2007House Joint ResolutionSales tax; rate; tax rate; revise and prohibit certain other taxes. Amends secs. 3, 7, 8, 10 & 11, art. IX & adds sec. 43 to art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/09/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 05/09/2007
HJR M of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; sessions; part-time legislature; provide for, and eliminate term limits. Amends sec. 13, art. IV & repeals sec. 54, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/24/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 05/24/2007
HJR N of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; state education tax; requirement for levy of state education tax to remain in district; provide for. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 43 to art. IX.
Last Action: 06/12/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/08/2007
HJR O of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; reduction of pay for legislators who miss session without a valid excuse; provide for. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 55 to art. IV.
Last Action: 06/12/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/08/2007
HJR P of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; other; legislative expense allowance, session days, certain salary revisions, and other general provisions; modify. Amends secs. 12 & 13, art. IV; adds secs. 55 & 56 to art. IV & sec. 43 to art. IX & repeals sec. 54, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/13/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/13/2007
HJR Q of 2007House Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; increase in taxable value of property; prohibit if market value is decreasing. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/21/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/21/2007
HJR R of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; term limits; extend. Amends sec. 54, art. IV & sec. 30, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/26/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/22/2007
HJR S of 2007House Joint ResolutionElections; primary; voting age at primary elections; revise to 17 under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 1, art. II of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/26/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/22/2007
HJR T of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; apportionment; constitutional amendment creating the independent redistricting commission; provide for. Amends secs. 2, 3 & 6, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/26/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 06/22/2007
HJR U of 2007House Joint ResolutionElections; initiative and referendum; statewide ballot proposals to be voted on at odd year general elections; require. Amends sec. 9, art II & secs. 1 & 2, art XII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 08/21/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 08/09/2007
HJR V of 2007House Joint ResolutionHigher education; state universities; classifying certain active duty military and their dependents residents for determining tuition; require. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/07/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 09/07/2007
HJR W of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; Headlee; Headlee millage rollbacks; exempt site building and sinking funds. Amends sec. 31, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/14/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 09/13/2007
HJR X of 2007House Joint ResolutionSales tax; rate; sales tax rate; amend constitution to increase. Amends sec. 8, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/14/2007 - postponed temporarily
HJR Y of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; tax increase or imposition of new tax; require 3/5 vote of the legislature and require sunset unless approved by majority of electors. Amends sec. 26, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/14/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 09/13/2007
HJR Z of 2007House Joint ResolutionIncome tax; rate; graduated state income tax; provide for. Amends sec. 7, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/14/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 09/14/2007
HJR AA of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; other; requirement for budget approvals by July 1; provide for. Amends sec. 31, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/28/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 09/28/2007
HJR BB of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; part-time legislature; provide for, and revise session schedule, legislators' salary, and term limits. Amends secs. 12, 13 & 54, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/08/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 05/08/2008
HJR CC of 2007House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; blighted property; amend constitution to allow assessment at different level. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 10/11/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 10/11/2007
HJR DD of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; legislative salaries; modify. Amends sec. 12, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 10/24/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 10/24/2007
HJR EE of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; other; deadline for passage of general government budget; establish, and provide penalties for noncompliance. Amends sec. 31, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/07/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 11/07/2007
HJR FF of 2007House Joint ResolutionRetirement; judges; age of retirement for judges; increase to 75 years of age. Amends sec. 19, art. VI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/08/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 11/08/2007
HJR GG of 2007House Joint ResolutionState financing and management; funds; appropriation bills subject to referendum; clarify. Amends sec. 9, art. II of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/08/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 11/08/2007
HJR HH of 2007House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; reforms to term limits, 1-year moratorium on lobbying for certain state officials, and reduced compensation for state legislators with unexcused absences; provide for. Amends secs. 12 & 54, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/27/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 11/27/2007
HJR II of 2007House Joint ResolutionPublic employees and officers; state; maximum number of unclassified employees; increase. Amends sec. 5, art. XI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 12/01/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 11/29/2007
HJR JJ of 2007House Joint ResolutionPublic employees and officers; state; position of chief administrative officer in the executive branch; provide for. Amends sec. 1, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: 12/06/2007 - printed joint resolution filed 12/06/2007
SB 0363 of 2007Senate BillProperty tax; assessments; increased taxable value due to transfer of ownership of property; exclude from calculation of millage reduction fraction. Amends sec. 34d of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.34d).
Last Action: 03/21/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 0584 of 2007Senate BillState financing and management; budget; budgeting process; implement zero-based budgeting. Amends 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1101 - 18.1594) by adding sec. 456.
Last Action: 06/12/2007 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
HB 4024 of 2007House BillElections; other; ballot question of whether to call a constitutional convention; provide for. Creates new act.
Last Action: 01/23/2007 - printed bill filed 01/23/2007
SJR K of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionElections; initiative and referendum; filing petition; include a requirement for geographic distribution of signatures. Amends sec. 9, art. II of the state constitution.
Last Action: 07/17/2008 - REFER TO COMMITTEE WITHDRAWN
SJR L of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionUse tax; collections; 2/3 vote of the legislature to expand the base on taxing services; require. Amends sec. 26, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/24/2008 - RECONSIDER VOTE POSTPONED
SJR M of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; Michigan natural resources trust fund; increase allowable annual expenditures and authorize bonds. Amends sec. 35, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/17/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SJR N of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionElections; school; voting age for school district elections; reduce to 16 years of age under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 1, art. II of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/07/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON CAMPAIGN AND ELECTION OVERSIGHT
SJR O of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; reforms to term limits, 1-year moratorium on lobbying for certain state officials, and reduced compensation for state legislators with unexcused absences; provide for. Amends secs. 12 & 54, art. IV & adds sec. 55 to art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/11/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON CAMPAIGN AND ELECTION OVERSIGHT
SJR P of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; taxable value; limit increase when market value increases by less than 5% or the rate of inflation. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/25/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
SJR Q of 2008Senate Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislative agencies; impact analysis on bill proposals; require. Amends secs. 26 & 31, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 11/05/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
HJR KK of 2008House Joint ResolutionElections; judicial; ballot designation for incumbent judges; eliminate. Amends sec. 24, art. VI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 01/17/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 01/17/2008
HJR LL of 2008House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; taxable value; limit increase when market value increases by less than 5% or the rate of inflation. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/09/2008 - motion to discharge committee postponed for day
HJR MM of 2008House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; increase in taxable value upon transfer; limit. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/09/2008 - motion to discharge committee postponed for day
HJR NN of 2008House Joint ResolutionFamily law; parental rights; rights of parents and legal guardians to direct upbringing of children; declare as a fundamental constitutional right. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 27 to art. I.
Last Action: 09/09/2008 - motion to discharge committee postponed for day
HJR PP of 2008House Joint ResolutionEnvironmental protection; recycling; 1-cent recycling fee; provide for. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 11a to art. IX.
Last Action: 02/19/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 02/15/2007
HJR QQ of 2008House Joint ResolutionLegislature; other; shared power organizational agreement in the house of representatives; create. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 55 to art. IV.
Last Action: 02/20/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 02/20/2008
HJR RR of 2008House Joint ResolutionCourts; judges; supreme court justices; clarify circumstances requiring disqualification. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 31 to art. VI.
Last Action: 03/05/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 03/05/2008
HJR SS of 2008House Joint ResolutionLegislature; sessions; unicameral legislature, independent redistricting commission, certain legislative salary and benefit revisions, and certain other legislative changes; provide for. Amends sec. 9, art. II, sec. 8, art. III, secs. 1, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29, 30, 31, 33, 37, 43, 53 & 54, art. IV, secs. 2, 3, 6, 7, 13, 18, 20, 25, 26, 28 & 29, art. V, secs. 1 & 25, art. VI, sec. 6, art. VIII, secs. 15 & 27, art. IX, sec. 5, art. X, secs. 5 & 7, art. XI & secs. 1 & 3, art. XII; adds secs. 1a, 1b & 55 to art. IV & repeals secs. 2, 3, 4 & 21, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 03/13/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 03/13/2008
HJR TT of 2008House Joint ResolutionState financing and management; budget; constitutional amendment to limit spending; implement. Amends sec. 26, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/10/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/10/2008
HJR UU of 2008House Joint ResolutionSales tax; other; special districts allowed to levy an additional sales tax; create, and earmark to arts and cultural programming. Amends sec. 8, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/15/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/11/2008
HJR VV of 2008House Joint ResolutionRetirement; forfeiture; public employee pension forfeiture for certain offenses; allow. Amends sec. 24, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/15/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/11/2008
HJR WW of 2008House Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; health care for all Michigan residents; establish. Amends sec. 51, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/15/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/11/2008
HJR XX of 2008House Joint ResolutionElections; primary; nomination of attorney general and secretary of state; revise. Amends sec. 21, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/17/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/17/2008
HJR YY of 2008House Joint ResolutionElections; primary; procedure for nomination of incumbent supreme court justices; revise. Amends sec. 2, art. VI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/17/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/17/2008
HJR ZZ of 2008House Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; Michigan natural resources trust fund; increase allowable annual expenditures and authorize bonds. Amends sec. 35, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/23/2008 - printed bill filed 04/23/2008
HJR AAA of 2008House Joint ResolutionIncome tax; rate; graduated state income tax; provide for. Amends sec. 7, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 04/29/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 04/25/2008
HJR BBB of 2008House Joint ResolutionPublic employees and officers; state; chief administrative officer; create. Amends sec. 1, art. V of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/08/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 05/08/2008
HJR CCC of 2008House Joint ResolutionAppropriations; school aid; requirement for presentation of certain budgets by a certain date of each fiscal year; establish. Amends sec. 31, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 05/27/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 05/23/2008
HJR DDD of 2008House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; calculation of taxable value; revise. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 06/26/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 06/26/2008
HJR EEE of 2008House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; salary and health care for legislators; revise and repeal term limits for legislators. Amends sec. 12, art. IV & repeals sec. 54, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 07/23/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 07/17/2008
HJR FFF of 2008House Joint ResolutionLegislature; legislators; term limits; repeal. Repeals sec. 54, art. IV of the state constitution.
Last Action: 08/13/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 07/24/2008
HJR GGG of 2008House Joint ResolutionTransportation; motor fuel tax; allocation of gas tax; modify and earmark for roads. Amends sec. 9, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 08/13/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 07/24/2008
HJR HHH of 2008House Joint ResolutionSales tax; collections; local option for a sales tax increase; allow, and earmark revenue into a transportation fund. Amends sec. 8, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 12/10/2008 - notice given to discharge committee
HJR III of 2008House Joint ResolutionProperty tax; assessments; limitation on taxable value based on change in SEV; amend constitution to provide for. Amends sec. 3, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 12/30/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS AND REFORM
HJR KKK of 2008House Joint ResolutionLabor; civil service employment; limitation on state from authorizing pay increases for classes of state employees under certain circumstances; provide for. Amends sec. 5 of art. XI of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/11/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 09/11/2008
HJR LLL of 2008House Joint ResolutionHigher education; tuition; in-state tuition rates of state universities; limit increases based on CPI in state constitution. Amends secs. 5 & 6, art. VIII & adds sec. 10 to art. VIII of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/11/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 09/11/2008
HJR NNN of 2008House Joint ResolutionSales tax; collections; distribution of sales tax proceeds; amend constitution to dedicate certain percentage of revenue to road construction, maintenance, and repair. Amends sec. 10, art. IX of the state constitution.
Last Action: 09/25/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 09/25/2008
HJR OOO of 2008House Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; provision regarding filling a vacancy in the office of lieutenant governor; provide for. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 21a to art. V.
Last Action: 11/06/2008 - printed joint resolution filed 10/30/2008
SB 1257 of 2008Senate BillNatural resources; funding; Michigan natural resources trust fund; increase allowable annual expenditures and provide for the issuance of bonds. Amends secs. 1901 & 1903 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1901 & 324.1903) & adds secs. 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927 & 1928. TIE BAR WITH: SJR M'08
Last Action: 04/17/2008 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS
SB 1539 of 2008Senate BillElections; initiative and referendum; approval of ballot question petition prior to circulation; provide for. Amends 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.1 - 168.992) by adding sec. 473a.
Last Action: 11/13/2008 - POSTPONED TEMPORARILY
HB 6002 of 2008House BillNatural resources; funding; Michigan natural resources trust fund; increase allowable annual expenditures and provide for the issuance of bonds. Amends secs. 1901 & 1903 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1901 & 324.1903) & adds secs. 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914, 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1926, 1927 & 1928.
Last Action: 04/23/2008 - printed bill filed 04/23/2008
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