November 12, 2020, Introduced by Senators HORN, MOSS and SCHMIDT and referred to the Committee on Economic and Small Business Development.

A bill to amend 1851 PA 156, entitled

"An act to define the powers and duties of the county boards of commissioners of the several counties, and to confer upon them certain local, administrative and legislative powers; and to prescribe penalties for the violation of the provisions of this act,"

(MCL 46.1 to 46.32) by adding section 23a.

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 23a. Notwithstanding sections 21 and 23, if a county board of commissioners previously approved the construction of a bridge across a navigable stream in the county in compliance with section 23, then any reconstruction, renovation, or replacement of that bridge that continues to provide for the passage of vessels or boats in compliance with the original approval does not require any further approval by the county board of commissioners of that county.