March 24, 2015, Introduced by Reps. Dianda, Somerville, Pettalia and Franz and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.


     A bill to amend 1984 PA 431, entitled


"The management and budget act,"


by amending section 267 (MCL 18.1267), as amended by 2012 PA 237.




     Sec. 267. (1) The department shall issue directives to provide


for the disclosure, transfer, and disposal of surplus personal


property of state agencies. The Except as otherwise provided in


subsection (4), the department may dispose of surplus personal


property by donating the surplus personal property to a nonprofit


entity, or selling it to a unit of local government, or selling it


at a public sale.


     (2) The department may sell surplus personal property at fair


market value. The department may also exchange surplus personal


property for goods and services at fair market value with a private


company that is contracted to provide state services, and the


surplus personal property is essential to providing those services.


     (3) The department may pay necessary costs incurred in the


conduct of the transfers or sale of surplus personal property


including the necessary warehousing and reconditioning costs from


the proceeds of the sale or by assessing a handling fee for surplus


personal property being donated.


     (4) Beginning June 1, 2015, prior to donating, disposing of,


or selling surplus snow removal equipment that was owned or


operated by the state transportation department, the state


transportation department shall make that snow removal equipment


available for sale to local units of government in this state. The


department shall issue directives to implement this subsection.