SENATE BILL No. 600

 

 

September 7, 2011, Introduced by Senators COLBECK, CASWELL, ROBERTSON, HILDENBRAND, JONES, PAPPAGEORGE, NOFS, PROOS, SCHUITMAKER, MARLEAU, BRANDENBURG, GREEN, HANSEN, BOOHER and EMMONS and referred to the Committee on Transportation.

 

 

 

     A bill to amend 1949 PA 300, entitled

 

"Michigan vehicle code,"

 

(MCL 257.1 to 257.923) by adding section 811s.

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 811s. (1) The secretary of state shall develop under

 

section 811e and issue under section 811f a fund-raising plate

 

recognizing right to life of Michigan. The secretary of state in

 

conjunction with right to life of Michigan shall design the fund-

 

raising plates authorized in this section.

 

     (2) The right to life of Michigan fund is created within the

 

state treasury. The state treasurer may receive money or other

 

assets from any source for deposit into the fund. The state

 

treasurer shall direct the investment of the fund. The state

 

treasurer shall credit to the fund interest and earnings from fund

 


investments. Money in the fund at the close of the fiscal year

 

shall remain in the fund and shall not lapse to the general fund.

 

     (3) The secretary of state shall transfer the donation money

 

from the sale of fund-raising plates recognizing right to life of

 

Michigan to the state treasurer, who shall credit the donation

 

money to the right to life of Michigan fund created under

 

subsection (2).

 

     (4) The state treasurer shall disburse money in the right to

 

life of Michigan fund created under subsection (2) on a quarterly

 

basis to right to life of Michigan.

 

     (5) The secretary of state shall be the administrator of the

 

right to life of Michigan fund created under subsection (2) for

 

auditing purposes.

 

     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect January

 

1, 2012.