2015-2016 Session House Committee on Commerce and Trade
Friday, December 30, 2016
Bill/Resolution Sponsor Subject Meetings Status
HB 4001
referred
1/15/2015
Price Labor; hours and wages; prevailing wage; eliminate.
HB 4002
referred
1/15/2015
Nesbitt Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate in economic development corporations act.
HB 4003
referred
1/15/2015
Jacobsen Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate in school code.
HB 4024
referred
1/15/2015
Kosowski Labor; benefits; leave time for care of newborn or adoption of child; establish.
HB 4052
referred
1/22/2015
Poleski Labor; benefits; mandatory wage, benefit, leave time scheduling, training, or application information requirements; prohibit local units of government from establishing for employers.
HB 4077
referred
1/27/2015
Poleski Gaming; lottery; private management operation; allow.
HB 4119
referred
1/29/2015
Garcia Civil procedure; garnishment; garnishment of periodic payments; revise procedure.
HB 4120
referred
1/29/2015
McCready Labor; fair employment practices; deductions from wages without written consent of employee; include certain reimbursements related to garnishment.
HB 4126
referred
2/3/2015
Jenkins Trade; securities; escrow of purchaser funds in intrastate offering; revise requirements.
HB 4162
referred
2/10/2015
Nesbitt Occupations; individual licensing and regulation; requirement for installation and repair of elevators by elevator journeymen; modify for installation and repair of residential lifts.
HB 4163
referred
2/10/2015
Pscholka Occupations; individual licensing and regulation; licensing of residential lift contractors; create as class of elevator contractors.
HB 4167
referred
2/10/2015
Chang Labor; fair employment practices; paid sick leave; require certain employers to provide.
HB 4194
referred
2/12/2015
Courser Economic development; economic development corporations; authority to operate as a public entity; eliminate.
HB 4195
referred
2/12/2015
Pscholka Economic development; other; Michigan early stage venture corporation entering new investments or creating additional venture funds; prohibit.
HB 4196
referred
2/12/2015
McCready Economic development; other; venture capital authority fund; sunset.
HB 4198
referred
2/12/2015
Lucido Labor; fair employment practices; Michigan antitrust reform act; modify covenant not to compete clause.
HB 4208
referred
2/17/2015
Durhal Labor; fair employment practices; job applications; prohibit inquiry concerning felony conviction.
HB 4223
referred
2/19/2015
Kosowski Labor; benefits; adoption leave; require businesses with 50 or more employees to offer.
HB 4226
referred
2/24/2015
Garcia Economic development; economic development corporations; certified technology park distinct geographic areas; increase.
HB 4362
referred
3/19/2015
Sheppard Worker's compensation; insurers; ownership of surplus assets of group self-insurers; provide for.
HB 4365
referred
3/19/2015
Iden Michigan business tax; credits; cap on amount of venture capital voucher certificates; reduce.
HB 4412
referred
3/26/2015
Irwin Employment security; benefits; disqualification from receiving benefits when leaving employment; create exception for domestic violence victim.
HB 4414
referred
3/26/2015
Brinks Labor; health and safety; criteria for use of sick leave; expand.
HB 4422
referred
4/14/2015
Schor Economic development; other; business improvement zones to include transit-oriented development and transit-oriented facilities; provide for.
HB 4428
referred
4/14/2015
Glenn Labor; collective bargaining; periodic vote to recertify bargaining representative; require.
HB 4429
referred
4/14/2015
Glenn Labor; hours and wages; prevailing wage requirements for public school construction projects; eliminate.
HB 4430
referred
4/14/2015
Glenn Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate in school code.
HB 4483
referred
4/21/2015
Plawecki Labor; fair employment practices; disclosure of certain wage information upon request; require of employer.
HB 4484
referred
4/21/2015
Hovey-Wright Crimes; other; provision regarding wage discrimination based on sex; modify, and increase fines.
HB 4485
referred
4/21/2015
Hovey-Wright Civil rights; employment discrimination; Michigan award for equal pay in the workplace program; create.
HB 4486
referred
4/21/2015
Love Labor; fair employment practices; commission on pay equity; establish, and specify duties.
HB 4487
referred
4/21/2015
Driskell Civil rights; employment discrimination; discrimination for failing to provide equal compensation for comparable work; prohibit under certain circumstances.
HB 4488
referred
4/21/2015
Driskell Labor; hours and wages; pay equity compliance certification; require for private businesses that contract with the state.
HB 4489
referred
4/21/2015
Pagan Labor; fair employment practices; posting in workplace of state and federal pay equity laws; require.
HB 4490
referred
4/21/2015
Guerra Labor; fair employment practices; survey of compensation practices within public and private sectors; establish.
HB 4491
referred
4/21/2015
Brinks Labor; hours and wages; prohibition of discrimination in the workplace; expand for purposes of minimum wage.
HB 4492
referred
4/21/2015
Durhal Labor; hours and wages; discrimination actions under the workforce opportunity wage act; allow additional remedies under the Elliott-Larsen civil rights act.
HB 4524
referred
4/28/2015
Brinks Trade; consumer goods and services; sales or use of human lice treatments containing lindane; prohibit except in circumstances involving a physician.
HB 4537
referred
4/30/2015
LaFontaine Labor; fair employment practices; employee absence from work to provide emergency civil air patrol services; protect from adverse employment action.
HB 4538
referred
4/30/2015
Hoadley Civil rights; general discrimination; sexual orientation and gender identity or expression; include as categories protected under the Elliott-Larsen civil rights act.
HB 4579
referred
5/12/2015
Goike Worker's compensation; definitions; religious organizations subject to worker's compensation laws; clarify under certain circumstances.
HB 4630
referred
5/20/2015
Price Labor; notices; notice requirements in advertising for replacements for striking workers; repeal.
HB 4637
referred
5/26/2015
Kelly Transportation; other; regulations for transportation network companies; establish.
HB 4638
referred
5/26/2015
Nesbitt Transportation; limousines; transportation network companies; exempt from limousine transportation act.
HB 4639
referred
5/26/2015
Iden Insurance; no-fault; personal protection insurance benefits; allow insurers to exclude transportation network company vehicles from automobile coverage.
HB 4640
referred
5/26/2015
Barrett Insurance; no-fault; priority for personal protection insurance coverage for passengers in certain vehicles; add passengers riding in a transportation network company vehicle.
HB 4641
referred
5/26/2015
Phelps Transportation; limousines; transportation network company drivers; exempt from obtaining a chauffeur's license and provide minimum levels of insurance coverage for vehicles used by transportation network company drivers.
HB 4643
referred
5/26/2015
Glenn Labor; fair employment practices; remedies for mass picketing; modify.
HB 4652
referred
5/26/2015
Yanez Labor; fair employment practices; use of credit history in the hiring process; prohibit.
HB 4655
referred
5/27/2015
Darany Employment security; administration; maximum benefit period; modify.
HB 4715
referred
6/11/2015
Hovey-Wright Labor; fair employment practices; requiring employee disclosure regarding use or nonuse of contraceptives; prohibit.
HB 4716
referred
6/16/2015
Hovey-Wright Labor; fair employment practices; employment discrimination based on reproductive health decisions; prohibit.
HB 4723
referred
6/16/2015
Love Labor; fair employment practices; deductions from wages without written consent of employee; revise notice period for certain deductions related to garnishment.
HB 4789
referred
7/14/2015
Darany Labor; fair employment practices; employee disciplinary records; require notice to employee upon retention.
HB 4819
referred
8/18/2015
Chirkun Labor; collective bargaining; collective bargaining rights; revise to restore former provisions.
HB 4820
referred
8/18/2015
Chirkun Labor; collective bargaining; requirement for agency fee for nonunion members; allow in bargaining agreements and as condition of employment in public sector.
HB 4901
referred
9/22/2015
Graves Businesses; franchises; employer responsibilities for employees; allocate between franchisor and franchisee.
HB 4902
referred
9/22/2015
Garcia Worker's compensation; employers; conditions that determine when a franchisor is an employer of an employee of a franchisee; establish.
HB 4926
referred
9/30/2015
Runestad Public employees and officers; state; state contractors; require to verify legal residency of employees.
HB 5070
referred
11/10/2015
Leutheuser Labor; health and safety; franchisee and franchisor responsibility as employer under the Michigan occupational safety and health act; clarify.
HB 5071
referred
11/10/2015
Somerville Labor; hours and wages; employer responsibility for employees; allocate between franchisor and franchisee.
HB 5072
referred
11/10/2015
Jenkins Labor; hours and wages; franchisor responsibility for minimum wage violations; clarify.
HB 5073
referred
11/10/2015
Garcia Employment security; employers; franchisee and franchisor responsibility for contributions and benefits; clarify.
HB 5161
referred
12/15/2015
Singh Labor; fair employment practices; termination of employment of medical marihuana patients; prohibit under certain circumstances.
HB 5172
referred
12/17/2015
Pagan Labor; fair employment practices; lower minimum wage for certain employees; eliminate.
HB 5175
referred
12/17/2015
Wittenberg Labor; hours and wages; employee scheduling accommodation act; implement.
HB 5252
referred
1/27/2016
Kivela Labor; collective bargaining; collective bargaining rights; revise to restore former provisions.
HB 5311
referred
2/3/2016
Lucido Labor; fair employment practices; employers requiring or informing certain noncompete agreements; prohibit.
HB 5312
referred
2/3/2016
Aaron Miller Trade; vehicles; ownership of vehicle dealerships by manufacturers; allow under certain circumstances.
HB 5328
referred
2/9/2016
Wittenberg Labor; health and safety; Michigan occupational health and safety act; clarify application to unpaid workers.
HB 5398
referred
2/24/2016
Kosowski Labor; collective bargaining; all-union agreements in private sector; allow under certain conditions.
HB 5399
referred
2/24/2016
Kosowski Labor; collective bargaining; all-union agreements in public sector; allow under certain conditions.
HB 5451
referred
3/10/2016
Howrylak Human services; services or financial assistance; general revisions to Michigan bridge cards and payment of assistance; provide for.
HB 5452
referred
3/10/2016
Johnson Employment security; administration; religious exemption from electronic filing; provide for.
HB 5506
referred
3/22/2016
Goike Worker's compensation; employers; common enterprise; allocate responsibility for worker's compensation for certain employees.
HB 5590
referred
4/21/2016
Plawecki Trade; consumer goods and services; gift cards and gift certificates; prohibit expiration within 10 years.
HB 5615
referred
4/28/2016
Darany Consumer protection; unfair trade practices; opt-out provision for sharing of personal information; provide for.
HB 5651
referred
5/17/2016
Hughes State financing and management; authorities; port authority act; revise, and allow to create certain authority under certain circumstances.
HB 5652
referred
5/25/2016
Byrd Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; definition of port projects; modify.
HB 5658
referred
5/17/2016
Greig Employment security; benefits; eligibility of employees who leave work voluntarily; remove requirement that reemployment be full-time.
HB 5679
referred
5/24/2016
Glenn Trade; consumer goods and services; sellers and manufacturers of household appliances; require collection of certain information about consumers for use in product recalls.
HB 5710
referred
5/31/2016
Greig Businesses; business corporations; benefit corporations; authorize in business corporation act.
HB 5711
referred
5/31/2016
Vaupel Businesses; business corporations; benefit corporations; require annual benefit report.
HB 5712
referred
5/31/2016
LaGrand Businesses; business corporations; business corporation act; general revisions concerning formation of benefit corporations.
HB 5713
referred
5/31/2016
Graves Businesses; business corporations; benefit corporations; establish annual report filing requirements.
HB 5721
referred
6/2/2016
Dianda Employment security; administration; maximum benefit period; modify.
HB 5763
referred
6/9/2016
Townsend Employment security; other; data sharing; allow for certain purposes and facilitate access.
HB 5764
referred
6/9/2016
Howell Employment security; reports; liability for misuse of shared data; extend to persons associated with community college or workforce development agency.
HB 5788
referred
7/13/2016
Driskell Labor; hours and wages; parental leave time provided for participation in school activities; establish.
HB 5858
referred
9/13/2016
Glenn Labor; collective bargaining; provision related to conduct considered to be on strike; modify.
HB 5872
referred
9/13/2016
Howrylak Economic development; other; drug testing requirement for certain business executives who receive certain economic development benefits; provide for.
HB 5885
referred
9/15/2016
Schor Economic development; development incentives; incentive for certain grocery stores to locate in urban areas; create, and provide funding from the community revitalization program.
HB 5886
referred
9/15/2016
Garcia Gaming; other; provision related to redemption gaming; define gift card.
HB 5894
referred
9/20/2016
Sarah Roberts Trade; fair trade practices; issuance of gift certificates and gift cards; prohibit expiration dates.
HB 5895
referred
9/20/2016
Sarah Roberts Consumer protection; unfair trade practices; certain prepaid discount cards or programs; regulate as gift cards.
HB 5928
referred
9/22/2016
Graves Use tax; collections; collection of sales tax on core charge for motor vehicle and recreational vehicle parts or batteries; exempt.
HB 5962
referred
10/19/2016
Sarah Roberts Environmental protection; recycling; use of noncompostable plastic bags; prohibit.
HB 5971
referred
10/19/2016
Howrylak Businesses; business corporations; late filing penalty for reports; modify.
HB 5972
referred
10/19/2016
Howrylak Businesses; limited liability companies; late filing penalty for annual reports; modify.
HB 5981
referred
10/19/2016
Goike Worker's compensation; definitions; excluded eligibility; modify for wood products manufacturing workers.
HB 6017
referred
11/9/2016
Irwin Labor; fair employment practices; disclosure of noncompete clause as a condition of employment; require at time job is offered to applicant.
HB 6088
referred
12/1/2016
Howrylak Employment security; sanctions; appeal process for employer or employee to contest an agency determination; modify, and reduce certain penalties for non-willful errors and omissions on the part of the employer related to unemployment insurance tax payments.
SB 1
referred
5/14/2015
Meekhof Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate in school code.
SB 2
referred
5/14/2015
MacGregor Labor; hours and wages; reference to repealed law; eliminate.
SB 3
referred
5/14/2015
Robertson Labor; hours and wages; requirement of paying prevailing wages on state projects; eliminate.
SB 213
referred
5/20/2015
Schuitmaker Labor; health and safety; reporting requirements for workplace injuries; revise.
SB 279
referred
1/20/2016
Knollenberg Retirement; public school employees; computing retirement allowance based on employee organization professional services leave or released time; modify.
SB 280
referred
11/10/2015
Knollenberg Labor; collective bargaining; public employer contracts that pay union officials for time conducting union business; prohibit.
SB 310
referred
9/17/2015
re-referred on 4/14/2016
Colbeck Labor; fair employment practices; employee absence from work to provide emergency civil air patrol services; protect from adverse employment action.
SB 331
referred
12/1/2015
Jones Businesses; distributors and dealers; used motor vehicle parts dealers; require certain forms of payment for used tires, wheels, and rims.
SB 366
referred
10/1/2015
Hertel Records; public; solicitation of a fee for providing a copy of a deed; regulate.
SB 392
referred
12/1/2016
Jones Transportation; other; commercial passenger transportation act; create.
SB 490
referred
12/16/2015
Schuitmaker Trade; business practices; provisions relating to the disclosure of customer information under video rental privacy statute; modify.
SB 492
referred
11/10/2015
Brandenburg Businesses; franchises; employer responsibilities for employees; allocate between franchisor and franchisee.
SB 493
referred
11/10/2015
Proos Worker's compensation; employers; conditions that determine when a franchisor is an employer of an employee of a franchisee; establish.
SB 538
referred
10/28/2015
Brandenburg State financing and management; escheats; uniform unclaimed property act; streamline audit process.
SB 627
referred
12/1/2016
Kowall State financing and management; authorities; public-private partnerships; allow for certain public authorities.
SB 853
referred
5/10/2016
Stamas Environmental protection; pollution prevention; ordinances regulating plastic bags and other containers; preempt.
SB 929
referred
5/19/2016
Meekhof Liquor; licenses; quota for certain specially designated merchants; implement and provide for other general amendments.
SB 991
referred
11/9/2016
Robertson Sales tax; collections; collection of sales tax on core charge for motor vehicle and recreational vehicle parts or batteries; exempt.
SB 1085
referred
12/1/2016
Zorn Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; definition of "qualified new job"; expand to include out-of-state resident employed by a company located in a county that borders another state or country.
SB 1088
referred
11/9/2016
MacGregor Liquor; distribution; retail sale or delivery of beer or wine by a third party; modify.
HR 19
referred
2/24/2015
Driskell A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to normalize relations with the Cuban government and lift the current embargo and other trade barriers with the Republic of Cuba.
HR 30
referred
3/5/2015
Miller, D. A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to oppose the fast-tracking of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement.
HR 52
referred
4/14/2015
Townsend A resolution to memorialize the President and Congress of the United States to take a comprehensive, sustainable, and workable approach that allows states to tax remote purchases made by consumers of their state.
HR 53
referred
4/14/2015
Runestad A resolution to memorialize the Congress of the United States to oppose the President's recent executive actions regarding the non-enforcement of our nation's immigration laws and take all necessary corrective actions.
HR 87
referred
5/19/2015
Kivela A resolution to urge the President and Congress of the United States to take action to halt the illegal dumping of foreign steel into the U.S. market.
HR 119
referred
8/18/2015
Singh A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to renew the charter for the U.S. Export-Import Bank and to amend the charter to ensure the bank cannot provide an export subsidy to a foreign company which would lead to a significant loss of U.S. jobs.
HR 172
referred
10/21/2015
Hooker A resolution to encourage the business community and the citizens of Michigan to preserve the original intentions of Thanksgiving Day by refraining from offering or participating in sales promotions, and to encourage community organizations and religious institutions to offer their own events for individuals unable to celebrate with family and friends.
HR 184
referred
11/5/2015
Sheppard A resolution to urge the United States Senate to concur with the United States House of Representatives and repeal the country-of-origin labeling regulations.
HR 195
referred
1/13/2016
Yanez A resolution to urge the United States Senate to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership and any similar trade deals that fail to restructure the misguided and failed policies of the past.
HR 196
referred
1/13/2016
Sarah Roberts A resolution to urge the Congress of the United States to oppose the Trans-Pacific Partnership because of its adverse impact on Medicare and Medicaid.
HR 235
referred
3/3/2016
Barrett A resolution to support the United States Securities and Exchange Commission's recent adoption of rules pursuant to Title III of the JOBS Act which are designed to facilitate small and start-up companies' access to capital raised through crowdfunding.
HCR 8
referred
4/14/2015
Townsend A concurrent resolution to memorialize the President and Congress of the United States to take a comprehensive, sustainable, and workable approach that allows states to tax remote purchases made by consumers of their state.