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House Bill 4647 (2011) rss
Public Act 68 of 2012 (Effective: 6/1/2012) Find this PA in the MCL

Sponsors
Kurt Heise - (primary)Kenneth Horn, Judson Gilbert, Sharon Tyler, Tom McMillin, John Walsh, Kevin Cotter, Kurt Damrow, Peter MacGregor, Paul Scott, Bob Constan, Joe Haveman

Categories  Civil procedure, evidence; Courts, witnesses; Criminal procedure, evidence

Civil procedure; evidence; expert witness testimony; allow to be presented by video communication equipment. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding sec. 2164a.

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House Fiscal Agency Analysis
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History(House actions in lowercase, Senate actions in UPPERCASE)
Date JournalAction
5/17/2011HJ 44 Pg. 712introduced by Representative Kurt Heise
5/17/2011HJ 44 Pg. 712read a first time
5/17/2011HJ 44 Pg. 712referred to Committee on Judiciary
5/18/2011HJ 45 Pg. 723printed bill filed 05/18/2011
10/20/2011HJ 84 Pg. 2452reported with recommendation with substitute H-1
10/20/2011HJ 84 Pg. 2452referred to second reading
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2866read a second time
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2866substitute H-1 adopted
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2866placed on third reading
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2879placed on immediate passage
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2879read a third time
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2879passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 597 Yeas 108 Nays 0
12/14/2011HJ 101 Pg. 2879transmitted
12/15/2011SJ 100 Pg. 2874REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
1/25/2012SJ 6 Pg. 59REPORTED FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
1/25/2012SJ 6 Pg. 59COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED IMMEDIATE EFFECT
1/25/2012SJ 6 Pg. 59REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
3/13/2012SJ 25 Pg. 366REPORTED BY COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE FAVORABLY WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
3/13/2012SJ 25 Pg. 366SUBSTITUTE S-1 CONCURRED IN
3/13/2012SJ 25 Pg. 366PLACED ON ORDER OF THIRD READING WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
3/14/2012SJ 26 Pg. 381PASSED; GIVEN IMMEDIATE EFFECT ROLL CALL # 134 YEAS 38 NAYS 0 EXCUSED 0 NOT VOTING 0
3/14/2012SJ 26 Pg. 381INSERTED FULL TITLE
3/15/2012HJ 28 Pg. 415returned from Senate with substitute S-1 with immediate effect and full title
3/15/2012HJ 28 Pg. 415laid over one day under the rules
3/22/2012HJ 31 Pg. 460Senate substitute S-1 concurred in
3/22/2012HJ 31 Pg. 460 Roll Call # 134 Yeas 108 Nays 0
3/22/2012HJ 31 Pg. 460full title agreed to
3/22/2012HJ 31 Pg. 460bill ordered enrolled
3/27/2012HJ 32 Pg. 484presented to the Governor 3/26/2012 @ 3:00 PM
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548approved by the Governor 3/29/2012 @ 10:56 AM
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548filed with Secretary of State 3/29/2012 @ 1:32 PM
3/29/2012HJ 34 Pg. 548assigned PA 68'12 with immediate effect