COURT-SUPERVISED ADOPTION; ADVERTISE                                                 H.B. 5148:

                                                                                                    SUMMARY OF BILL

                                                                                     REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE










House Bill 5148 (as reported without amendment)

Sponsor:  Representative Brenda Carter

House Committee:  Families, Children, and Seniors


Senate Committee:  Families, Seniors and Veterans




The bill would amend the Probate Code to specify that the definition of "advertise for, solicit, or recruit" would not include disseminating information about the availability of an attorney's legal service, including an advertisement or website as allowed under the Michigan Rules of Professional Conduct.


MCL 710.55                                                            Legislative Analyst:  Tyler VanHuyse




The bill would have no fiscal impact on State or local government.


Date Completed:  7-29-20                                                    Fiscal Analyst: Joe Carrasco





This analysis was prepared by nonpartisan Senate staff for use by the Senate in its deliberations and does not constitute an official statement of legislative intent.