HOUSE BILL No. 4586

 

 

May 14, 2019, Introduced by Rep. Albert and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

 

      A bill to amend 1966 PA 225, entitled

 

"Carnival-amusement safety act of 1966,"

 

by amending sections 8 and 17 (MCL 408.658 and 408.667), section

 

8 as amended by 1982 PA 35 and section 17 as amended by 2000 PA

 

346.

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

 1        Sec. 8. (1) The department shall charge the following Except

 

 2  as provided in subsections (2) to (4), the department's fees for

 

 3  permits to operate, annual inspections, reinspections, and

 

 4  special inspector commissions under this act are as follows:

 

 

5

(a)

Permit to operate........................ $ 10.00

6

(b)

Annual inspection:

7

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   40.00


1

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................   90.00

2

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  115.00

3

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   50.00

4

(c)

Reinspection:

5

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   20.00

6

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................   75.00

7

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................   75.00

8

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   20.00

9

(d)

Special inspector commission.............    5.00

 

 

10        (2) If paid after September 30, 2019 and before October 1,

 

11  2021, the department's fees for permits to operate, annual

 

12  inspections, reinspections, and special inspector commissions

 

13  under this act are as follows:

 

 

14

 

(a)

Permit to operate........................ $ 15.00

15

 

(b)

Annual inspection:

16

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   60.00

17

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  135.00

18

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  172.50

19

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   75.00

20

 

(c)

Reinspection:

21

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   30.00

22

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  112.50

23

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  112.50

24

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   30.00

25

 

(d)

Special inspector commission.............    7.50

 

 

26        (3) If paid after September 30, 2021 and before October 1,

 


 1  2023, the department's fees for permits to operate, annual

 

 2  inspections, reinspections, and special inspector commissions

 

 3  under this act are as follows:

 

 

4

 

(a)

Permit to operate........................ $ 20.00

5

 

(b)

Annual inspection:

6

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   80.00

7

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  180.00

8

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  230.00

9

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................  100.00

10

 

(c)

Reinspection:

11

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   40.00

12

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  150.00

13

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  150.00

14

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   40.00

15

 

(d)

Special inspector commission.............   10.00

 

 

16        (4) If paid after September 30, 2023 and before October 1,

 

17  2025, the department's fees for permits to operate, annual

 

18  inspections, reinspections, and special inspector commissions

 

19  under this act are as follows:

 

 

20

 

(a)

Permit to operate........................ $ 30.00

21

 

(b)

Annual inspection:

22

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................  120.00

23

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  270.00

24

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  345.00

25

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................  150.00

26

 

(c)

Reinspection:


1

 

(i)

Kiddie rides.............................   60.00

2

 

(ii)

Fixed coaster............................  225.00

3

 

(iii)

Aerial lifts.............................  225.00

4

 

(iv)

Miscellaneous rides......................   60.00

5

 

(d)

Special inspector commission.............   15.00

 

 

 6        (5) (2) If the a fee prescribed by required under subsection

 

 7  (1), (2), (3), or (4) is not received by the department within 30

 

 8  calendar days after notice of the amount due is given, the amount

 

 9  of the fee is automatically shall be doubled.

 

10        (3) The department shall review the fees prescribed by

 

11  subsection (1), shall report to the legislature before October 1,

 

12  1983 concerning the appropriateness of those fees, and shall make

 

13  recommendations, if necessary, to reflect actual costs.

 

14        Sec. 17. (1) A The director may order a temporary cessation

 

15  of operations of a carnival-amusement ride may be ordered by the

 

16  director when the inspection of a the ride has been is impeded,

 

17  obstructed, or interfered with. The order to cease operations

 

18  shall remain in effect until an inspection has been is made and

 

19  the ride has been is found safe for use.

 

20        (2) Except for the late payment of fees as provided in

 

21  section 8(2) 8(5) and except as provided in subsection (3), a

 

22  person who that violates this act is guilty of a misdemeanor.

 

23  Each day a violation occurs is a separate offense.

 

24        (3) The penalty provided in subsection (2) does not apply to

 

25  the violation of this act by a rider or the rider's parent or

 

26  guardian.

 

27        Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days


 

 1  after the date it is enacted into law.