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Meetings by bodies of elected members delegated by the House or Senate to consider and make recommendations concerning disposition of bills, resolutions, and other related matters referred to them. Committees are appointed by the Speaker of the House or the Senate Majority Leader and are organized according to subject matter.

CommitteeAppropriations: K-12, School Aid, Education joint with Senate Education Committee
Clerk Phone Number373-2768
LocationSenate Hearing Room, Ground Floor, Boji Tower, 124 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 2/16/2016
Time8:30 a.m.
AgendaPresentation by Brian Whiston, State Superintendent of Public Instruction, related to topics of Michigan's academically failing schools and the federal reauthorization of Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
ChairGoeffrey Hansen

CommitteeAppropriations: Health and Human Services
Clerk Phone Number
LocationSenate Hearing Room, Ground Floor, Boji Tower, 124 W. Allegan St., Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 2/16/2016
Time2:30 p.m.
Agenda1. Department Overview
2. Information Technology
ChairJim Marleau

CommitteeAppropriations: K-12, School Aid, Education
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationHarry T. Gast Appropriations Room, 3rd Floor, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, Michigan 48933
DateWednesday, 2/17/2016
Time8:30 a.m.
AgendaOverview of the Governor's FY 2016-17 and FY 2017-18 Budget Recommendations for School Aid/K-12 and the Michigan Department of Education
ChairGoeff Hansen

CommitteeAppropriations: Corrections
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRoom 405, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateWednesday, 2/17/2016
Time12:30 p.m.
AgendaA presentation by Heidi Washington, Director of the Michigan Department of Corrections, of the Governor's FY 2016-17 budget recommendation.
ChairJohn Proos

CommitteeAppropriations
Clerk Phone NumberScott Jones, (517) 373-5307
LocationSenate Appropriations Room, 3rd Floor, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateWednesday, 2/17/2016
Time2:00 pm
AgendaSummary of Governor Snyder’s Fiscal Year 2016 and 2017 Budget Recommendations by Ellen Jefferies, Director of the Senate Fiscal Agency.

SB 729 (Schmidt) Transportation; funds; funding for township road construction projects; provide for.

Any other business properly before the committee.
ChairDave Hildenbrand

CommitteeAppropriations: General Government
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRoom 100, Farnum Building, 125 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, MI 48933
DateThursday, 2/18/2016
Time8:30 a.m.
AgendaSFA Overview of FY 2016-17 Executive Recommendation

ChairJim Stamas

CommitteeAppropriations: Transportation
Clerk Phone Number
LocationHarry T. Gast Appropriations Room 3rd Floor, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI
DateThursday, 2/18/2016
Time9:00 a.m.
AgendaMDOT Budget Presentation by Director Kirk Steudle

ChairGoeff Hansen

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 2/23/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaDepartment of State Police and Department of Military and Veterans Affairs Presentations of Governor's FY 2016-17 Budget Recommendations.
ChairMike Nofs

CommitteeAppropriations: Community Colleges
Clerk Phone Number
LocationHarry T. Gast Appropriations Committee Room, 3rd Floor Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, Michigan
DateTuesday, 2/23/2016
Time9:15 a.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Community College Budget - Testimony from the State Budget Office and the Michigan Community College Association
ChairDarwin Booher

CommitteeAppropriations: Agriculture and Rural Development
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRooms 402/403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933
DateTuesday, 2/23/2016
Time3:00 p.m.
AgendaDepartment of Agriculture and Rural Development Presentation of Governor's FY 2016-2017 Budget Recommendations.
ChairMike Green

CommitteeAppropriations: General Government
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRoom 100, Farnum Building, 125 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, MI 48933
DateThursday, 2/25/2016
Time8:30 a.m.
AgendaDepartment of Civil Rights - FY 2016-17 Budget Presentation
Public Comments

ChairJim Stamas

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/1/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of State Police.
ChairMike Nofs

CommitteeAppropriations: Agriculture and Rural Development
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRooms 402/403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/1/2016
Time3:00 p.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
ChairMike Green

CommitteeAppropriations: General Government
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRoom 100, Farnum Building, 125 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, MI 48933
DateThursday, 3/3/2016
Time8:30 a.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Budget Presentations:
Department of Technology, Management, and Budget
Civil Service Commission
Legislative Auditor General

ChairJim Stamas

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/8/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs.
ChairMike Nofs

CommitteeAppropriations: Agriculture and Rural Development
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRooms 402/403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/8/2016
Time3:00 p.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
ChairMike Green

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/15/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of State Police and Department of Military and Veterans Affairs.
ChairMike Nofs

CommitteeAppropriations: Agriculture and Rural Development
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRooms 402/403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/15/2016
Time3:00 p.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
ChairMike Green

CommitteeAppropriations: Community Colleges
Clerk Phone Number
LocationKirtland Community College, Rooms 251-252 Administration Building, 10775 N. St. Helen Road, Roscommon, Michigan
DateFriday, 3/18/2016
Time1:00 p.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Community College Budget
ChairDarwin Booher

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/22/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of State Police and Department of Military and Veterans Affairs.
ChairMike Nofs

CommitteeAppropriations: Agriculture and Rural Development
Clerk Phone Number517-373-2768
LocationRooms 402/403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Ave., Lansing MI 48933
DateTuesday, 3/22/2016
Time3:00 p.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Appropriations for the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development.
ChairMike Green

CommitteeAppropriations: Community Colleges
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRoom 100 Farnum Building, 125 W. Allegan Street, Lansing, Michigan
DateWednesday, 3/23/2016
Time9:00 a.m.
AgendaFY 2016-17 Subcommittee Recommendation
ChairDarwin Booher

CommitteeAppropriations: State Police and Military Affairs
Clerk Phone Number
LocationRooms 402 & 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. Capitol Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933
DateTuesday, 5/3/2016
Time8:30 am
AgendaDepartment of State Police and Department of Military and Veterans Affairs quarterly reports: First and Second Quarter, FY 2015-16.
ChairMike Nofs


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