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SJR C of 2015Senate Joint ResolutionConstitutional amendments; state; Michigan natural resources trust fund; modify allowable expenditures. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 35 to art. IX.
Last Action: 03/03/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SR 0007 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to support scientifically-based state management of gray wolves and to call for legislative action by the U.S. Congress and an appeal by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Michigan Department of Natural Resources in an effort to remove the Western Great Lakes gray wolf population from the endangered and threatened species list.
Last Action: 02/10/2015 - ADOPTED
SR 0009 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to support the Marquette County Road Commission’s appeal of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s objection to the planned construction of County Road 595.
Last Action: 03/05/2015 - ADOPTED
SB 0016 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; funding; Michigan natural resources trust fund; modify allowable expenditures. Amends secs. 1902 & 1903 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1902 & 324.1903) & repeals sec. 1904 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1904). TIE BAR WITH: SJR C'15
Last Action: 03/03/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SB 0022 of 2015
(PA 0168 of 2015)
Senate BillRetirement; state police; retirement allowance; provide increase sufficient to produce annual retirement allowance of $16,000.00 for certain retirants. Amends 1986 PA 182 (MCL 38.1601 - 38.1648) by adding sec. 40c.
Last Action: 11/04/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0168'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SR 0025 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to pass legislation that authorizes the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to implement measures at the Brandon Road lock and dam to prevent Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes.
Last Action: 04/22/2015 - ADOPTED
SR 0027 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution designating September 6, 2015, as Michigan Mining Day.
Last Action: 03/26/2015 - ADOPTED AS AMENDED
SR 0028 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to express support for the renewed growth of mining in Michigan.
Last Action: 03/26/2015 - ADOPTED AS SUBSTITUTED S-1
SB 0039 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; land acquisition; caps on DNR land purchases; suspend if legislature has approved most recent 5-year strategic plan update and payments in lieu of taxes have been made. Amends secs. 503, 504, 2104, 2106, 2126, 2130, 2131, 2132, 2136, 52501, 52503 & 52506 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.503 et seq.) & adds secs. 514, 2137 & 72117. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0040'15
Last Action: 11/09/2016 - referred to Committee on Natural Resources
SB 0042 of 2015
(PA 0011 of 2015)
Senate BillVehicles; driver training; certain requirements applicable to commercial learner's permit; amend to comply with federal regulations. Amends secs. 7a, 18b, 25, 43a, 67a, 212, 259, 306, 307, 309, 310d, 310e, 312e, 312f, 319, 319b, 324, 625a, 732, 803b & 904 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.7a et seq.) & adds sec. 306a.
Last Action: 04/14/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0011'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SR 0053 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to memorialize the President of the United States, the United States Congress, and the United States Environmental Protection Agency to abandon the promulgation of currently proposed carbon emission reduction regulations that would lead to an unnecessary and drastic increase in the cost of electricity for the people of the state of Michigan.
Last Action: 05/13/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SB 0054 of 2015
(PA 0012 of 2015)
Senate BillNatural resources; hunting; use of unmanned vehicles or devices to interfere with or harass another individual who is hunting or fishing; prohibit. Amends secs. 40112 & 48703a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40112 & 324.48703a).
Last Action: 04/16/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0012'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SR 0056 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to oppose the United States Environmental Protection Agency's efforts to study or commission a study that could lead to regulations on grills and barbecues.
Last Action: 09/24/2015 - ADOPTED
SR 0057 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to call on the United States Army Corps of Engineers and the Michigan State Waterways Commission to promptly review and provide assistance to repair damage and prevent future flooding along Lakeshore Boulevard in Marquette, Michigan.
Last Action: 05/19/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SR 0058 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to urge the President and Congress of the United States to take action to halt the illegal dumping of foreign steel into the U.S. market.
Last Action: 05/19/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT
SR 0079 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to encourage the United States Forest Service to issue the owners of privately held hunting camps on leased acres within the Ottawa National Forest special use authorization under the Recreation Residence Program.
Last Action: 09/24/2015 - ADOPTED AS SUBSTITUTED S-1
SB 0104 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; nonnative species; local ordinances for prevention or treatment of aquatic invasive species; authorize adoption of. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 3317.
Last Action: 02/12/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SR 0117 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to commemorate November 15, 2015, as Webster L. Marble Day.
Last Action: 11/10/2015 - ADOPTED
SR 0121 of 2015Senate ResolutionA resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to address freeze emergencies and their consequences by enacting legislation to define freeze emergencies as major disasters eligible for federal disaster relief and emergency assistance.
Last Action: 02/17/2016 - ADOPTED
SB 0144 of 2015
(PA 0142 of 2015)
Senate BillFood; service establishments; exemption from inspection and managerial certification requirements; provide for if serving low-risk foods. Amends secs. 1109, 2129 & 3115 of 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.1109 et seq.).
Last Action: 10/14/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0142'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0166 of 2015
(PA 0127 of 2015)
Senate BillVehicles; other; commercial quadricycle; define, and exclude from definition of "motor vehicle". Amends sec. 33 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.33) & adds sec. 7b. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0165'15
Last Action: 09/09/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0127'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0179 of 2015Senate BillTorts; premises liability; liability for recreational user; include aviation activities. Amends sec. 73301 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.73301).
Last Action: 03/04/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
SB 0189 of 2015Senate BillCivil procedure; costs and fees; recovery of costs and fees in an action involving this state; remove certain restrictions. Amends secs. 2421b, 2421c, 2421d & 2421e of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.2421b et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0190'15
Last Action: 06/01/2016 - referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0193 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; mining; inland lakes and streams permit; modify requirements for renewal of certain mining operations. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101 - 324.90106) by adding sec. 30107a.
Last Action: 03/10/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SB 0196 of 2015
(PA 0048 of 2015)
Senate BillVehicles; other; issuance of salvage or scrap certificate of title to insurance company; allow under certain circumstances and make other revisions. Amends secs. 217c, 217f, 248c & 252a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.217c et seq.).
Last Action: 06/11/2015 - ASSIGNED PA 0048'15 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0236 of 2015Senate BillEnvironmental protection; water pollution; annual wastewater discharge permit fees; modify. Amends sec. 3122 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3122).
Last Action: 03/25/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON APPROPRIATIONS
SB 0282 of 2015Senate BillPublic utilities; electric utilities; Michigan electric infrastructure act; create. Creates new act.
Last Action: 04/21/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY
SB 0283 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; inland lakes; fish stocking levels for walleye in certain areas; establish. Amends sec. 505 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.505).
Last Action: 04/21/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON OUTDOOR RECREATION AND TOURISM
SB 0363 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; Great Lakes; payment for occupying waters or bottomlands; reduce, or waive in certain circumstances. Amends sec. 32505 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32505).
Last Action: 06/07/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
SB 0386 of 2015Senate BillTraffic control; violations; prohibition on courts taking under advisement certain offenses committed by a person while operating a commercial motor vehicle or a person licensed to operate a commercial motor vehicle while operating a noncommercial motor vehicle; reinstate. Amends sec. 732 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.732).
Last Action: 06/09/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON JUDICIARY
SB 0388 of 2015Senate BillState financing and management; other; implementation of section 29 of article IX of the state constitution; provide for, and repeal 1979 PA 101. Implements sec. 29, art. IX of the state constitution & repeals 1979 PA 101 (MCL 21.231 - 21.244).
Last Action: 06/09/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
SB 0410 of 2015
(PA 0126 of 2016)
Senate BillCriminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of attempting to solicit another person to obtain ephedrine or pseudoephedrine; revise to reflect. Amends sec. 13m, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13m). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0409'15
Last Action: 05/31/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0126'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0424 of 2015Senate BillCrimes; controlled substances; penalties for manufacture of methamphetamine near a school or library; increase. Amends sec. 7410 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7410).
Last Action: 10/13/2015 - referred to Committee on Criminal Justice
SB 0432 of 2015Senate BillAeronautics; other; unmanned aerial vehicles; prohibit operation near the Mackinac Bridge. Amends 1945 PA 327 (MCL 259.1 - 259.208) by adding sec. 96. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0433'15
Last Action: 05/31/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE WITH SUBSTITUTE S-1
SB 0434 of 2015
(PA 0243 of 2016)
Senate BillLaw enforcement; investigations; pilot program to use preliminary drug testing at roadside stop and add certain definitions; create. Amends 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.1 - 257.923) by adding secs. 43b & 625t. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0207'15
Last Action: 08/03/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0243'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0440 of 2015Senate BillCorrections; state facilities; inspection of prison kitchen facility managed by private contractor; require. Amends 1953 PA 232 (MCL 791.201 - 791.285) by adding sec. 80. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0441'15
Last Action: 09/09/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
SB 0441 of 2015Senate BillFood; other; exemption of a prison where private contractors serve food regulated as a food establishment; remove. Amends sec. 1107 of 2000 PA 92 (MCL 289.1107). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0440'15
Last Action: 09/09/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
SB 0524 of 2015Senate BillProperty tax; assessments; determination of true cash value; revise, and clarify criteria. Amends sec. 27 of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.27).
Last Action: 09/29/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 0536 of 2015Senate BillPublic utilities; public service commission; approval of change in corporate form of certain electric utilities; provide for. Amends sec. 6q of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.6q) & adds sec. 6t.
Last Action: 09/30/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY
SB 0588 of 2015
(PA 0036 of 2016)
Senate BillNatural resources; hunting; certain tribal conservation officers; authorize to demand hunting, fishing, or fur harvester's licenses. Amends sec. 43516 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43516).
Last Action: 03/09/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0036'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0589 of 2015Senate BillHealth occupations; health care professionals; eligibility to participate in the health professional recovery program; expand to include emergency medical services personnel. Amends secs. 16105a, 16167, 16169, 16170, 16170a & 20910 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16105a et seq.).
Last Action: 10/27/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0591 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; mining; small native copper mining operations; establish separate regulatory program for. Amends sec. 63201 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.63201) & adds pt. 634.
Last Action: 12/13/2016 - laid over one day under the rules
SB 0595 of 2015
(PA 0452 of 2016)
Senate BillTraffic control; driver license; examination regarding existence of certain medical conditions affecting applicant's ability to operate safely; revise and clarify. Amends sec. 5 of 1963 PA 181 (MCL 480.15).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0452'16
SB 0635 of 2015Senate BillNatural resources; hunting; discounts on nonresident licenses; provide for under certain circumstances. Amends secs. 43504, 43523a, 43523b, 43527a, 43528b & 43532 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43504 et seq.) & adds sec. 43527c.
Last Action: 12/03/2015 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON OUTDOOR RECREATION AND TOURISM
SB 0648 of 2015Senate BillProperty tax; assessments; definition of transfer of ownership; modify certain excluded transfers. Amends sec. 27a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.27a).
Last Action: 12/10/2015 - REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 0649 of 2015Senate BillProperty; conveyances; joint tenancy; clarify ability to create unequal joint interests. Amends sec. 49 of 1846 RS 65 (MCL 565.49).
Last Action: 12/10/2015 - REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 0650 of 2015Senate BillProperty tax; assessments; procedures for determining whether there has been a transfer of ownership of property; modify. Amends sec. 27a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.27a).
Last Action: 12/10/2015 - REASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE ON FINANCE
SB 0653 of 2015
(PA 0262 of 2016)
Senate BillNatural resources; forests; withdrawal of properties enrolled in commercial forest program; permit without penalty for transitional qualified forest property. Amends sec. 51108 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.51108). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0651'15, SB 0652'15
Last Action: 08/03/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0262'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SR 0157 of 2016Senate ResolutionA resolution to commemorate April 19, 2016, as Suits and Sneakers Day.
Last Action: 03/24/2016 - ADOPTED
SR 0165 of 2016Senate ResolutionA resolution commemorating April 2016 as Distracted Driving Awareness Month.
Last Action: 04/26/2016 - ADOPTED
SR 0197 of 2016Senate ResolutionA resolution to recognize Dickinson County Healthcare System for its dedicated efforts to improve the quality of health care and patient safety.
Last Action: 09/08/2016 - RULES SUSPENDED
SR 0207 of 2016Senate ResolutionA resolution to declare September 2016 as Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month in the state of Michigan.
Last Action: 09/21/2016 - ADOPTED
SR 0219 of 2016Senate ResolutionA resolution to recognize November 2016 as Epilepsy Awareness Month.
Last Action: 11/10/2016 - ADOPTED
SB 0702 of 2016
(PA 0453 of 2016)
Senate BillTraffic control; traffic regulation; special permit for certain exceptions to weight limitation towing distance; modify. Amends sec. 716 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.716).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0453'16
SB 0704 of 2016Senate BillHealth; abortion; partial-birth abortion provision; modify to include dismemberment abortion. Amends sec. 90h of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.90h).
Last Action: 01/14/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0705 of 2016Senate BillCriminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of performing dismemberment abortion; enact. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0704'16
Last Action: 01/14/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON HEALTH POLICY
SB 0706 of 2016
(PA 0454 of 2016)
Senate BillTraffic control; traffic regulation; special permit for certain vehicles transporting forest products; prohibit local units of government from requiring under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 725 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.725).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0454'16
SB 0707 of 2016
(PA 0455 of 2016)
Senate BillHighways; other; definition of "constructed or reconstructed" in act regulating driveway, banners, events, and parades upon and over highway; modify. Amends sec. 7 of 1969 PA 200 (MCL 247.327).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0455'16
SB 0708 of 2016
(PA 0456 of 2016)
Senate BillHighways; other; authority of county road commission to require a permit for certain vehicles transporting forest products; clarify. Amends sec. 19b, ch. IV of 1909 PA 283 (MCL 224.19b).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0456'16
SB 0717 of 2016
(PA 0381 of 2016)
Senate BillEnvironmental protection; cleanups; underground storage tanks; provide for alternative mechanisms to protect against exposure to environmental contamination. Amends secs. 21303, 21304c, 21310a, 21323a & 21325 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.21303 et seq.) & adds sec. 21325a.
Last Action: 12/28/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0381'16
SB 0742 of 2016Senate BillOccupations; attorneys; eligibility requirements for attorney licensed in another state to practice law in Michigan; modify. Amends secs. 931, 937, 940 & 946 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.931 et seq.) & adds sec. 945.
Last Action: 09/21/2016 - RECONSIDER VOTE POSTPONED
SB 0827 of 2016Senate BillAdministrative procedure; rules; environmental rules; establish a special review committee. Amends secs. 33, 39a, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45 & 47 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.233 et seq.) & adds secs. 65 & 66.
Last Action: 03/01/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON ELECTIONS AND GOVERNMENT REFORM
SB 0886 of 2016Senate BillAdministrative procedure; exemptions; corrections parole hearings; include in exemptions and make miscellaneous revisions to contested case provisions. Amends secs. 71, 72, 80, 87 & 115 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.271 et seq.). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0189'15, SB 0190'15
Last Action: 06/01/2016 - referred to Committee on Judiciary
SB 0903 of 2016
(PA 0316 of 2016)
Senate BillNatural resources; gas and oil; process for approval of unit operations; modify. Amends secs. 61703 & 61706 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.61703 & 324.61706).
Last Action: 11/09/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0316'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 0913 of 2016
(PA 0476 of 2016)
Senate BillEnvironmental protection; funding; revitalization revolving loan program; modify criteria for loans. Amends sec. 20108b of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.20108b).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0476'16
SB 0953 of 2016Senate BillHighways; signs; revisions to highway advertising act; provide for. Amends secs. 2, 3, 4, 6, 7b, 11, 11a, 17 & 17a of 1972 PA 106 (MCL 252.302 et seq.).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - VETOED BY GOVERNOR 01/05/2017
SB 0955 of 2016Senate BillLand use; zoning and growth management; zoning exemption; provide for certain public school property. Amends 2006 PA 110 (MCL 125.3101 - 125.3702) by adding sec. 205c.
Last Action: 05/05/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
SB 0978 of 2016Senate BillTraffic control; driver license; pilot program for vehicle group designation testing of an individual holding a valid commercial license permit issued by another state; establish. Amends 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.1 - 257.923) by adding sec. 312j.
Last Action: 05/31/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
SB 0993 of 2016Senate BillEducation; students; reasonable accommodation for a minor who has parental permission to assert gender different from biological sex; require, and require certain practices regarding locker room and restroom usage. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1 - 380.1852) by adding sec. 1181.
Last Action: 05/25/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
SB 0994 of 2016Senate BillAeronautics; other; definitions for unmanned aircraft; enact, and create task force to recommend statewide policy for drones. Amends secs. 8 & 9 of 1945 PA 327 (MCL 259.8 & 259.9) & adds sec. 97. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0432'15
Last Action: 05/31/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE OF THE WHOLE
SB 1089 of 2016
(PA 0460 of 2016)
Senate BillTraffic control; traffic regulation; requirement for construction workers operating vehicle in constriction zone to wear safety belt; modify. Amends sec. 710e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.710e).
Last Action: 12/30/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0460'16
SB 1120 of 2016Senate BillVehicles; motorcycles; definitions of autocycle and motorcycle; modify. Amends secs. 25a & 31 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.25a & 257.31).
Last Action: 12/08/2016 - referred to Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
SB 1126 of 2016Senate BillNatural resources; Great Lakes; property owners receiving fee for payment for breakwater occupying waters or bottomlands; revise. Amends sec. 32505 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32505).
Last Action: 10/20/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON NATURAL RESOURCES
SB 1187 of 2016
(PA 0382 of 2016)
Senate BillNatural resources; hunting; natural resources commission authority to designate species as game; provide for. Amends secs. 40103, 40110, 40113a & 48703a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.40103 et seq.).
Last Action: 12/28/2016 - ASSIGNED PA 0382'16 WITH IMMEDIATE EFFECT
SB 1188 of 2016Senate BillTraffic control; traffic regulation; gross vehicle weight limits; provide exemption for certain natural gas vehicles. Amends sec. 722 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.722).
Last Action: 12/08/2016 - REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION
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