|March 27 - April 2, 2006||
Volume 4 Issue 13
HB 5936 Administrative procedure; hearings; appeal and judicial review of certain decisions; revise procedures and include finding on regulatory impact of certain decisions. Amends secs. 28, 81, 85, 86 & 106 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.228 et seq.) & adds sec. 107.
HB 5940 Health; occupations; judicial review of final determinations, orders, or decisions of a peer review entity and release of certain records, data, and knowledge relevant to that review pursuant to a subpoena; provide for. Amends secs. 16244, 21513 & 21515 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16244 et seq.).
HB 5941 Health; research; immunity for providing data or other information to a peer review entity or the use of that information by the peer review entity with the intent to defraud or knowingly violate the law; clarify and require to comply with the public health code. Amends secs. 1 & 2 of 1967 PA 270 (MCL 331.531 & 331.532). TIE BAR WITH: HB 5940'06
HB 5945 Criminal procedure; DNA; deadline for filing petition for DNA testing in felony conviction cases; extend, and revise certain procedures for obtaining test of DNA evidence. Amends sec. 16, ch. X of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 770.16).
SB 1203 Liens; foreclosure; individuals authorized to foreclose a mortgage; expand and provide certain revisions to redemption period. Amends secs. 3240 & 3241a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3240 & 600.3241a).
Of General Interest
HB 5908 Children; adoption; objection to placements by child placing agency based on religious or moral convictions; allow. Amends secs. 23b, 23d, 23e & 46, ch. X of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 710.23b et seq.).
HB 5926 Mental health; recipient rights; state recipient rights office to examine certain fatalities and events for possible violations; allow. Amends secs. 720, 754 & 755 of 1974 PA 258 (MCL 330.1720 et seq.) & adds sec. 142a.
HB 5928 Mental health; recipient rights; standardized database and statewide reporting system to track applicants denied services; establish. Amends secs. 754 & 755 of 1974 PA 258 (MCL 330.1754 & 330.1755).
HB 5935 Administrative procedure; rules; prohibition of agency relying upon orders, bulletins, interpretive statements, and related directives; provide for. Amends secs. 26 & 63 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.226 & 24.263).
HB 5937 Public employees and officers; ethics; disclosure of contributions to legal defense funds for elected officials; require. Creates new act.
HB 5938 State; employees and officers; financial disclosure report; require certain candidates for elective office and state officials to file. Creates new act.
HB 5939 Public employees and officers; ethics; ethics board act; create. Creates new act.
HRJ U Higher education; governing boards; appointment of regents, trustees, or board of governors for university of Michigan, Michigan state university, and Wayne state university; require. Amends sec. 5, art. VIII of the state constitution.
HJR V Legislature; legislators; ability to reduce pay for legislators who miss session without a valid excuse; provide for. Amends sec. 12, art IV of the state constitution.
SB 1181 Civil procedure; civil actions; civil action for violation of the coercive abortion prevention act; provide for. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding sec. 2975. TIE BAR WITH: SB 1177'06
SB 1191 Single business tax; credit; alternative tax rate, adjusted business income maximum, and shareholder disqualifier.
2006-01 - Appointment of Chief Judge of the 10th Judicial Circuit Court
Sections and Committees
Senate Passes Lobbying Bill
Extension of Voting Act Is Likely Despite Criticism
FEC to Leave Alone Web Political Speech
Granholm Vetoes Single Business Tax Repeal
Granholm Signs Criminal Records Bill
Mich. Supreme Court Puts Affirmative Action into Voters' Hands
Granholm Signs the Minimum Wage Hike
Senate Bills Target Escaped Felons