February 16, 2017, Introduced by Reps. Chirkun, Green, Peterson, Dianda, Hoadley, Elder, Zemke, Moss, Sowerby, Yanez, Camilleri, Phelps, Jones, Hertel, Kesto, Greimel, Lasinski, Brinks, Wittenberg and Liberati and referred to the Committee on Communications and Technology.
A bill to amend 2016 PA 436, entitled
"Unmanned aircraft systems act,"
(MCL 259.301 to 259.331) by adding section 20.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:
Sec. 20. (1) A person shall not knowingly and intentionally
operate an unmanned aircraft system within 1,000 feet of any of the
(a) A correctional facility or a jail.
(b) A building from which a municipal police department
(c) A building from which a county sheriff's department
(d) A state police post or the state police headquarters.
(e) A state court building.
(2) As used in this section:
(a) "Correctional facility" means a state correctional
facility as that term is defined in section 62 of the corrections
code of 1953, 1953 PA 232, MCL 791.262, and a facility or
institution operated by a private entity under section 20i of the
corrections code of 1953, 1953 PA 232, MCL 791.220i.
(b) "Jail" means that term as defined in section 62 of the
corrections code of 1953, 1953 PA 232, MCL 791.262.
Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days
after the date it is enacted into law.
Enacting section 2. This amendatory act does not take effect
unless Senate Bill No. ____ or House Bill No. 4249 (request no.
00503'17 *) of the 99th Legislature is enacted into law.