2013-2014 Session House Committee on Military and Veterans Affairs
Friday, December 19, 2014
Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Meetings Status
HB 4022
referred
1/22/2013
Darany Traffic control; driver license; designation of veteran status on driver license; provide for.
HB 4037
referred
1/22/2013
Jenkins Traffic control; driver license; designation of veteran status on driver license; provide for, and allow secretary of state to report certain veteran information to certain other departments and agencies. 2/13/13
2/20/13
reported out as substitute H-2 on 2/20/2013
HB 4287
referred
2/19/2013
Darany State; identification cards; veteran designation on state identification cards; allow. 2/20/13 reported out with recommendation on 2/20/2013
HB 4297
referred
2/20/2013
Foster Recreation; state parks; waiver of recreation passport fees; allow for holders of multiyear vehicle registrations except when registration fee is paid. 4/17/2013
4/24/2013
reported out as substitute H-4 on 4/24/2013
HB 4439
referred
3/12/2013
Foster Vehicles; registration; recreational passport fee; eliminate from registration forms for certain military specialty plates. 4/17/2013
4/24/2313
reported out as substitute H-3 on 4/24/2013
HB 4596
referred
4/18/2013
Singh Veterans; other; membership on county department of veterans affairs board; modify.
HB 4605
referred
4/23/2013
Haines Occupations; emergency medical services personnel; use of certain military experience as the basis for licensure as an emergency medical technician; authorize, and waive certain fees. 5/15/2013
5/22/2013
6/5/2013
Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-3) on 6/5/2013
HB 4731
referred
5/14/2013
Franz Law enforcement; fire personnel; firefighter examination requirement; allow waiver based on certain military training. 5/15/2013
5/22/2013
6/5/2013
Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-4) on 6/5/2013
HB 4741
referred
5/16/2013
Lamonte Traffic control; driver license; road test for commercial driver license; provide waiver for certain veterans.
HB 4752
referred
5/21/2013
Kosowski Occupations; other; use of certain military experience as the basis for registration; authorize for stationary steam engineers and boiler operators and waive initial license and registration fees for certain veterans. 5/22/2013
6/5/2013
Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1) on 6/5/2013
HB 4754
referred
5/21/2013
Darany Occupations; mechanical contractors; use of certain military experience as the basis for licensure; authorize. 5/22/2013
6/5/2013
Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1) on 6/5/2013
HB 4756
referred
5/21/2013
Rendon Occupations; construction; use of certain military experience as the basis for licensure as residential builder or residential maintenance and alteration contractor; authorize. 5/22/2013
6/5/2013
Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-3) on 6/5/2013
HB 4761
referred
5/22/2013
Barnett State financing and management; purchasing; state contract preference to disabled veterans; provide for. 04/30/2014
HB 4788
referred
5/29/2013
Stamas Vehicles; fund-raising registration plates; fund-raising registration plate for Michigan veterans; create. 10/30/2013, 11/06/2013 Reported out as substitute (H-2) on 11/06/2013.
HB 4811
referred
6/6/2013
Franz Military affairs; other; military family relief fund; revised procedure for application and disbursement of funds. 09/11/2013, 09/18/2013 Reported with recommendation, as substitute (H-1) on 09/18/2013.
HB 4987
referred
9/17/2013
Hooker Vehicles; registration plates; Gold Star plate vehicles; exempt from requirement that registration renewal form contain language allowing payment of recreation passport fee.
HB 4988
referred
9/17/2013
Hooker Recreation; state parks; waiver of recreation passport fee; allow for military "Gold Star" family members.
HB 5035
referred
10/1/2013
Goike Higher education; community colleges; questions to applicants concerning military experience of the applicant and the applicant's parents or spouse; require. 01/29/2014, 09/24/2014 Reoported out with recommendation as substitute (H-2) on 09/24/2014
HB 5036
referred
10/1/2013
Rendon Higher education; community colleges; acceptance of an American council on education transcript; allow, and clarify transferable credits. 02/12/2014, 09/24/2014 Reported with recoomendation as substitute (H-1) on 09/24/2014
HB 5206
referred
1/8/2014
Brown Holidays; other; "Blue Star Mothers Day"; designate as February 2.
HB 5248
referred
1/23/2014
Haines Occupations; dental assistants; use of certain military experience as the basis for waiver of certain fees for licensure as a dental assistant; authorize. 03/12/2014, 03/19/2014 Reported with recommendation on 03/19/2014
HB 5259
referred
1/29/2014
Shirkey Education; teachers; temporary licensing or certification of out-of-state military spouses; authorize.
HB 5374
referred
2/27/2014
Knezek Veterans; other; use of service dogs by veterans diagnosed with symptoms of certain injuries; allow.
HB 5410
referred
3/12/2014
Santana Health facilities; body art facility; warning notice that certain tattoos may disqualify individual from military service, law enforcement employment, or further promotion; require licensees to post.
HB 5418
referred
3/20/2014
Knezek Labor; employment preference; voluntary veterans' preference; allow for private businesses. 10/1/14 Reported with recommendation.
HB 5451
referred
4/17/2014
Rendon Military affairs; other; tuition assistance program for Michigan national guardsmen; create. 05/07/2014 Reported with recommendation as substitute (H-1)
HB 5491
referred
4/29/2014
Walsh Businesses; limited liability companies; certain fees under Michigan limited liability company act; waive for certain veterans. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HB 5497
referred
4/30/2014
Kosowski Occupations; electricians; certain veterans; revise experience requirements and waive certain license, registration, and application fees. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HB 5498
referred
4/30/2014
Lori Businesses; nonprofit corporations; certain fees under the nonprofit corporation act; waive for certain veterans. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HB 5506
referred
4/30/2014
Santana Occupations; mechanical contractors; certain veterans; waive certain license fees. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HB 5529
referred
5/6/2014
Jenkins Courts; drug court; providing information to veteran regarding veteran benefits; require.
HB 5530
referred
5/6/2014
Poleski Criminal procedure; probation; presentence report to disclose status of individual as veteran; require and provide for forwarding of information to department of military and veterans affairs.
HB 5531
referred
5/6/2014
Kurtz Courts; other; veteran completing sobriety court program to meet with veteran service organization or county veteran counselor as part of program; require.
HB 5532
referred
5/6/2014
Graves Criminal procedure; other; individual to meet with veteran service organization or county veteran counselor as condition of parole; require.
HB 5533
referred
5/6/2014
Schmidt Criminal procedure; probation; veteran to meet with veteran service organization or county veteran counselor as condition of probation; require.
HB 5534
referred
5/6/2014
Shirkey Human services; services or financial assistance; veteran applying for benefits; require to report to department of military and veterans affairs.
HB 5535
referred
5/6/2014
Muxlow Human services; food assistance; veteran applying for benefits; require to report to department of military and veterans affairs.
HB 5551
referred
5/7/2014
Graves Natural resources; hunting; in-state license fees for active duty military personnel; provide for.
HB 5618
referred
6/4/2014
Oakes Veterans; benefits; veterans who did not graduate but joined the armed forces during Vietnam war; grant high school diploma to.
HB 5660
referred
6/11/2014
MacMaster Counties; boards and commissions; county department of veterans' affairs; permit nonresident committee member under certain circumstances.
HB 5751
referred
9/9/2014
Jacobsen Occupations; other; use of certain military experience as the basis for licensure; authorize for boiler installer, boiler repairer, and boiler special inspector. 09/24/2014 Reported with recommendation
HB 5880
referred
10/2/2014
Zemke Veterans; other; distribution of veterans' relief funds for county administration of veterans affairs; provide for.
HB 5881
referred
10/2/2014
Zemke Veterans; benefits; definition of veteran; modify.
SB 175
referred
5/22/2013
Pappageorge Military affairs; generally; Michigan military act; modify. 6/5/2013 Reported with recommendation
SB 219
referred
3/20/2013
Booher State; identification cards; veteran designation on state identification cards; allow. 4/17/2013 reported out with recommendation on 4/17/2013
SB 389
referred
9/3/2013
Emmons Veterans; benefits; veterans who did not graduate but joined the armed forces during Vietnam War; grant high school diploma to. 10/30/2013, 11/06/2013 Reported with recommendation on 11/06/2013
SB 428
referred
10/2/2013
Kahn Veterans; cemeteries; flags used to mark graves of veterans; require to be American made. 01/29/2014 Reported out as substitute (H-2)
SB 671
referred
12/4/2013
Moolenaar Occupations; licensing fees; waiver of initial application and initial registration and license fees for certain veterans; provide for. 03/05/2014, 03/19/2014 Reported out as substitute (H-1)
SB 672
referred
12/4/2013
Green Occupations; security guards; waiver of initial fees for security business and alarm licenses; authorize for certain veterans. 03/05/2014. 03/19/2014 Reported out as substitute (H-1)
SB 741
referred
5/6/2014
Schuitmaker Occupations; health care professions; granting temporary license to military spouses who hold a similar license or registration in another jurisdiction; allow under certain circumstances. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
SB 742
referred
5/6/2014
Schuitmaker Occupations; individual licensing and regulation; temporary license or registration for certain military spouses; allow. 05/21/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HJR L
referred
2/28/2013
Knezek Higher education; state universities; in-state tuition rates for active service and reserve members and honorably discharged veterans; provide for.
HJR M
referred
2/28/2013
Knezek Higher education; community colleges; in-district tuition rates for active service and reserve members and honorably discharged veterans; provide for. 09/18/2013, 05/07/2014 Reported out with secommendation on 05/07/2014
HJR N
referred
3/7/2013
Stamas Higher education; tuition; public universities to offer in-state tuition to certain veterans; require. 09/18/2013, 05/07/2014 Reported out with recommendation on 05/07/2014.
HR 71
referred
3/20/2013
Segal A resolution to memorialize Congress to pass H.R. 1014 to amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to provide that military technicians (dual status) shall be included in military personnel accounts for purposes of any order issued under that act. 5/15/2013 reported with recommendation on 5/15/2013
HR 75
referred
3/21/2013
Forlini A resolution to encourage the Secretary of Defense to restore the Tuition Assistance Program for those military personnel currently serving.
HR 85
referred
4/9/2013
Segal A resolution to urge support for continuation of the STARBASE program. 5/15/2013 reported with recommendation on 5/15/2013
HR 125
referred
5/7/2013
Franz A resolution to declare September 20, 2013 as POW/MIA Recognition Day in the state of Michigan. 09/18/2013 Reported with recommendation on 09/18/2013.
HR 169
referred
6/11/2013
LaVoy A resolution to urge Congress to enact legislation to adopt the Honor and Remember Flag as an official symbol to recognize and honor members of the Armed Forces who died while serving or as a result of serving.
HR 203
referred
9/3/2013
Zemke A resolution to urge the United States Congress to adopt legislation to change the manner in which sexual assaults are reported within the military.
HR 233
referred
10/2/2013
Abed A resolution to urge the Congress and the President of the United States to exempt National Guard personnel from sequestration cuts in the same manner as other military personnel were exempted. 11/06/2013 Reported with recommendation
HR 256
referred
10/29/2013
Kivela A resolution to urge the U.S. Army to continue the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program at Northern Michigan University. 11/06/2013 Reported with recommendation
HR 300
referred
2/11/2014
Graves A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to take a stronger role in investigating and eliminating delays in veterans' health care. 02/12/2014 Reported with recommendation.
HR 319
referred
3/18/2014
Forlini A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to oppose the U.S. Department of Defense's budget proposal that would potentially close commissaries at U.S. military bases and to ensure that replacement aircraft are assigned to Selfridge Air National Guard Base to compensate for the proposed elimination of the A-10 fleet. 04/30/2014 Reported out with recommendation.
HR 356
referred
5/8/2014
Nathan A resolution to urge the federal government to produce identification cards for military veterans who, as a result of combat, have shrapnel or other types of metal in their bodies.
HR 371
referred
5/15/2014
Schmidt A resolution to urge the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to follow Federal Housing Administration guidelines as they apply to site condominiums and view them as single-family homes as long as they meet certain criteria. Discharged from committee on 06/11/2014
HR 385
referred
6/5/2014
Graves A resolution to urge the United States Congress to investigate the United States Department of Veterans Affairs' treatment of military veterans seeking health care at facilities throughout the country. 09/24/2014 Reported with recommendation.
HR 390
referred
6/11/2014
Zorn A resolution to urge the U.S. Department of Defense to provide toll-free calling to active duty military men and women serving overseas, so that they may call family members in the U.S. without cost. 09/24/2014 Reported with recommendation.