HOUSE BILL No. 4700

 

June 9, 2015, Introduced by Reps. Howrylak, Lucido, McBroom, Kivela, Faris and Dianda and referred to the Committee on Government Operations.

 

     A bill to amend 1984 PA 431, entitled

 

"The management and budget act,"

 

by amending section 448 (MCL 18.1448), as added by 2012 PA 381.

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 448. (1) The department shall issue directives requiring

 

all state agencies to provide the department with, and to make

 

available through a link on their website homepages, all of the

 

following information regarding the expenditure of state funds:

 

     (a) The name of the entity receiving the funds.

 

     (b) The amount of state funds.

 

     (c) The funding state agency.

 

     (d) A descriptive purpose of the funding action or

 

expenditure.

 


     (e) The number of full-time jobs and part-time jobs and the

 

wage rate for those jobs that will be maintained or created with

 

the expenditure of state funds.

 

     (f) (e) Any other information required by the department.

 

     (2) Not later than January 1, 2013, the department shall

 

develop and operate a searchable website accessible by the public

 

at no cost to access the information provided in subsection (1).

 

     (3) Nothing in this section shall require the disclosure of

 

information that is considered confidential by state or federal

 

law.

 

     (4) As used in this section, "expenditure of state funds"

 

means an expenditure of appropriated or nonappropriated funds

 

processed through the state's central accounting system by an

 

executive branch agency that includes, but is not limited to, all

 

of the following:

 

     (a) State purchases.

 

     (b) Contracts and subcontracts.

 

     (c) Grants.