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2011 Legislation Signed into Public Acts

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2011

Public Act 323 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 27, 2011
HB 4298 (Lindberg) Natural resources; other; easements across state-owned land; revise policy for granting. Amends secs. 2123 & 2124 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.2123 & 324.2124) & adds sec. 2123a.

Public Act 322 of 2011—The State School Aid Act, Effective December 27, 2011
SB 691 (Hildenbrand) School aid; payments; funding for pupils enrolling in strict discipline academies or alternative education programs for expelled pupils after count day; revise. Amends sec. 25 of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1625).

Public Act 321 of 2011—The General Property Tax Act, Effective December 27, 2011
SB 453 (Johnson) Property tax; payment and collection; delinquent tax collection process; revise. Amends 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.1211.155) by adding sec. 57b.

Public Act 320 of 2011—The General Property Tax Act, Effective December 27, 2011
SB 725 (Moolenaar) Property tax; exemptions; qualified agricultural property; include property employing wildlife risk mitigation practices. Amends secs. 7dd & 34c of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.7dd & 211.34c).

Public Act 319 of 2011—Plant Rehabilitation, Effective December 31, 2011
HB 5069 (Stamas) Economic development; plant rehabilitation; exemption for certain personal property taxes; revise. Amends sec. 14 of 1974 PA 198 (MCL 207.564).

Public Act 318 of 2011—State Education Tax Act, Effective December 31, 2011
HB 5068 (Stamas) Property tax; state education tax; exemption for certain personal property taxes; revise. Amends sec. 3 of 1993 PA 331 (MCL 211.903).

Public Act 317 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective December 31, 2011
HB 5067 (Stamas) Education; financing; exemption for certain personal property taxes; revise. Amends sec. 1211 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1211).

Public Act 316 of 2011—Michigan Business Tax Act, Effective December 31, 2011
HB 5066 (Stamas) Michigan business tax; credits; credit for certain personal property taxes; revise. Amends sec. 413 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1413).

Public Act 315 of 2011—Michigan Renaissance Zone Act, Effective December 27, 2011
HB 5157 (Hughes) Income tax; income; reference to new income tax credit; include. Amends sec. 9 of 1996 PA 376 (MCL 125.2689).

Public Act 314 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 748 (Hildenbrand) Income tax; deductions; income earned or received by certain taxpayers located within a renaissance zone; allow. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1–206.713) by adding sec. 31a.

Public Act 313 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4950 (Lyons) Income tax; credit; loophole for unitary business groups under the small business credit; eliminate. Amends sec. 671 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.671).

Public Act 312 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4949 (Gilbert) Income tax; income; certain adjustments to tax base; clarify. Amends sec. 623 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.623).

Public Act 311 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4940 (Gilbert) Income tax; administration; definition of partnership and publicly traded partnership; include. Amends sec. 701 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.701).

Public Act 310 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 807 (Hildenbrand) Income tax; administration; apportionment of the tax base for a flow-through entity and certain unitary business groups; clarify. Amends sec. 661 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.661).

Public Act 309 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 678 (Proos) Income tax; administration; treatment of disregarded entities; clarify. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1–206.713) by adding sec. 699.

Public Act 308 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 673 (Robertson) Income tax; other; references to each tax base; eliminate to reflect single tax base. Amends sec. 663 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.663).

Public Act 307 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 666 (Pappageorge) Income tax; other; definition of corporation; clarify. Amends sec. 605 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.605).

Public Act 306 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 653 (Brandenburg) Income tax; administration; definition of foreign operating entity and member; clean up. Amends sec. 607 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.607).

Public Act 305 of 2011—Michigan Business Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2008
SB 369 (Brandenburg) Michigan business tax; tax base; treatment of personal investment income; clarify. Amends secs. 105, 111, 113, 117, 201, 207, 305, 403, 405, 413, 433, 505 & 511 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1105 et. seq.).

Public Act 304 of 2011—Personal Investment Income, Effective December 27, 2011
SB 368 (Brandenburg) Taxation; administration; treatment of personal investment income under the former single business tax act; clarify. Amends sec. 27a of 1941 PA 122 (MCL 205.27a).

Public Act 303 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Residential and Nonfarm Property, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 4544 (Lyons) Civil procedure; foreclosure; redemption period; modify for certain residential and nonfarm property. Amends sec. 3240 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3240).

Public Act 302 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Mortgage Modification Negotiation Program, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 4543 (Pettalia) Civil procedure; foreclosure; mortgage modification negotiation program procedures; modify. Amends secs. 3205a, 3205b, 3205d & 3205e of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3205a et seq.).

Public Act 301 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Mortgage Modification Negotiation, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 4542 (Farrington) Civil procedure; foreclosure; mortgage modification negotiation procedures; modify. Amends secs. 3204 & 3205 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3204 & 600.3205).

Public Act 300 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Reduction in Judgeships, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 5105 (Cotter) Courts; judges; certain circuit court and district court judgeships; reduce in number. Amends secs. 504, 8123 & 8136 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.504 et seq.).

Public Act 299 of 2011—Multi-Section School Aid Supplemental, Effective December 22, 2011
SB 197 (Kahn) Appropriations; supplemental; multisection school aid supplemental; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Amends secs. 11 & 17b of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1611 & 388.1617b).

Public Act 298 of 2011—Michigan Liquor Control Code, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 5087 (O'Brien) Liquor; other; barrel production limit for breweries to sell beer for on-premises consumption; modify. Amends secs. 411, 537 & 603 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1411 et seq.).

Public Act 297 of 2011—Public Employee Domestic Partner Benefit Restriction Act, Effective December 22, 2011
HB 4770 (Agema) Public employees and officers; compensation and benefits; medical benefits for domestic partners; prohibit public employers from providing. Creates new act.

Public Act 296 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Crime Victims Services Statute, Effective December 22, 2011
SB 538 (Schuitmaker) Crime victims; rights; removal of certain definitions from crime victims services statute in the revised judicature act of 1961; amend to reflect. Amends sec. 8381 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.8381).

Public Act 295 of 2011—Crime Victims Rights Assessments, Effective December 22, 2011
SB 537 (Schuitmaker) Crime victims; rights; juvenile offender assessments; extend to all misdemeanors. Amends secs. 18 & 18m, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.18 & 712A.18m).

Public Act 294 of 2011—Crime Victims Rights Assessments, Effective December 22, 2011
SB 536 (Schuitmaker) Crime victims; rights; victim assessments; extend to all crimes. Amends secs. 1 & 5 of 1989 PA 196 (MCL 780.901 & 780.905).

Public Act 293 of 2011—Crime Victims Rights, Effective December 22, 2011
SB 535 (Schuitmaker) Crime victims; rights; removal of certain definitions from crime victims services statute in the code of criminal procedure; amend to reflect. Amends sec. 1j, ch. IX of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 769.1j).

Public Act 292 of 2011—Michigan Business Tax Act, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 855 (Kowall) Michigan business tax; credits; credit for certain high-powered energy batteries; modify. Amends secs. 107 & 434 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1107 & 208.1434).

Public Act 291 of 2011—Michigan Strategic Fund, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 569 (Richardville) Economic development; Michigan strategic fund; film production assistance program; provide for. Amends secs. 29a & 29d of 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2029a & 125.2029d) & adds sec. 29h.

Public Act 290 of 2011—The General Property Tax Act, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 563 (Green) Property tax; exemptions; equipment to install or implement soil and water conservation techniques on qualified agricultural property; exempt. Amends sec. 9 of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.9).

Public Act 289 of 2011—The General Property Tax Act, Effective December 21, 2011
HB 4582 (Daley) Property tax; exemptions; tax incentive for use of certain equipment for agricultural purposes; provide for. Amends sec. 9 of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.9).

Public Act 288 of 2011—State Aid to Public Libraries Act, Effective December 21, 2011
HB 4932 (Womack) Libraries; funds; population requirement for designation as a cooperative board of an existing library system; modify to 600,000. Amends sec. 6 of 1977 PA 89 (MCL 397.556).

Public Act 287 of 2011—The Home Rule City Act, Effective December 21, 2011
HB 4874 (Jackson) Cities; home rule; population requirement for eligibility; revise. Amends secs. 5, 5i & 35a of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.5 et seq.).

Public Act 286 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 510 (Hansen) Natural resources; nonnative species; aquatic invasive species introduction through trade pathways; require advisory council to recommend laws to prevent. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding secs. 41409, 41413 & 41415 & repeals (See bill).

Public Act 285 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 509 (Walker) Natural resources; nonnative species; multistate aquatic nuisance species compact; establish. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding pt. 414.

Public Act 284 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 508 (Casperson) Natural resources; nonnative species; federal ballast water standard; require advisory council to recommend. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding secs. 41401 & 41411.

Public Act 283 of 2011—Veteran Membership on a Board of Managers, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 799 (Pappageorge) Veterans; other; membership on board of managers; modify. Amends secs. 6, 7 & 8 of 1885 PA 152 (MCL 36.6 et seq.); adds sec. 2a & repeals secs. 2, 9 & 10 of 1885 PA 152 (MCL 36.2 et seq.).

Public Act 282 of 2011—Michigan Veterans Trust Fund, Effective December 21, 2011
SB 798 (Moolenaar) Veterans; trust fund; membership on board of trustees; modify. Amends 1946 (1st Ex Sess) PA 9 (MCL 35.60235.610) by adding secs. 3b & 6a & repeals secs. 3 & 6 of 1946 (1st Ex Sess) PA 9 (MCL 35.603 & 35.606).

Public Act 281 of 2011—Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective December 20, 2011
HB 4394 (Haveman) Employment security; benefits; computation and charging of unemployment benefits; modify for continuing employer. Amends 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.1421.75) by adding sec. 27c.

Public Act 280 of 2011—County Apportionment Commission, Effective December 20, 2011
HB 5187 (Jacobsen) Counties; boards and commissions; membership on the county apportionment commission; modify under certain circumstances and modify number of county commissioners based on population. Amends secs. 1, 2 & 3 of 1966 PA 261 (MCL 46.401 et seq.).

Public Act 279 of 2011—McCauley-Traxler-Law-Bowman-McNeely Lottery Act, Effective December 20, 2011
HB 5147 (Poleski) Gaming; lottery; prize payout percentage; extend sunset on flexible percentage. Amends sec. 12 of 1972 PA 239 (MCL 432.12).

Public Act 278 of 2011—Multidepartment Supplemental 2011-2012, Effective December 20, 2011
HB 5014 (Moss) Appropriations; supplemental; multidepartment supplemental; provide for fiscal year 2011-2012. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 277 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective March 30, 2011
SB 618 (Pavlov) Education; public school academies; revisions to provisions concerning formation, operation, and termination of public school academies, urban high school academies, and schools of excellence; provide for, and allow school districts to contract with outside entity for provision of teachers. Amends secs. 501, 502, 502a, 503, 504, 505, 507, 522, 523, 524, 528, 551, 552, 553, 553a, 556, 559, 561 & 1231 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.501 et seq.); adds sec. 1231a & repeals sec. 501a of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.501a).

Public Act 276 of 2011—Public Utilities for Low-Income, Effective December 20, 2011
HB 5190 (Horn) Public utilities; rates; collection for low-income and energy efficiency fund; eliminate. Amends sec. 10d of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.10d).

Public Act 275 of 2011—Supplemental Budget Appropriations Bill, Effective December 20, 2011
SB 364 (Kahn) Appropriations; supplemental; supplemental budget appropriations bill; provide for. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 274 of 2011—Vulnerable Household Warmth Fund, Effective December 20, 2011
SB 864 (Walker) Public utilities; public service commission; vulnerable household warmth fund; create and authorize the payment of certain individual's heating bills. Amends secs. 6e, 9q & 10u of 1939 PA 3 (MCL 460.6e et seq.).

Public Act 273 of 2011—Income Tax Act, Property Tax Credit, Effective December 19, 2011
HB 4990 (Gilbert) Income tax; property tax credit; application of taxable value eligibility cap on certain agricultural property; revise. Amends sec. 520 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.520).

Public Act 272 of 2011—Obsolete Property Rehabilitation Act, Effective December 19, 2011
HB 4820 (Schmidt, W.) Economic development; obsolete property and rehabilitation; issuance of an amended certificate for tax abatement on certain projects; allow. Amends sec. 6 of 2000 PA 146 (MCL 125.2786).

Public Act 271 of 2011—Emergency 9-1-1 Service Enabling Act, Effective December 19, 2011
HB 4683 (Opsommer) Communications; telecommunications; requirement for installation of equipment and software to provide specific location information of a 9-1-1 call; modify. Amends sec. 405 of 1986 PA 32 (MCL 484.1405).

Public Act 270 of 2011—Administrative Procedure, Effective December 19, 2011
HB 4240 (Goike) Administrative procedure; rules; use of certain orders, bulletins, and guidelines; establish limit and provide for regulatory flexibility for small businesses. Amends secs. 32, 40, 43, 61 & 64 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.232 et seq.).

Public Act 269 of 2011—Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective December 19, 2011
SB 0806 (Brandenburg) Employment security; general amendments; improved solvency of unemployment system; provide for. Amends secs. 6a, 10, 11, 13, 13m, 15, 17, 19, 19a, 20, 21, 27, 28, 29, 32a, 32b, 33, 34, 37, 38, 42, 44, 46, 48, 50, 54, 62 & 64 of 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.6a et seq.); adds secs. 15a, 42a & 48a & repeals secs. 35 & 36 of 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.35 & 421.36).

Public Act 268 of 2011—Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective December 19, 2011
SB 0484 (Jansen) Employment security; funds; means of financing employment security deficits; modify. Amends title & sec. 2 of 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.2) & adds secs. 10a & 26a.

Public Act 267 of 2011—Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective December 19, 2011
SB 0483 (Jansen) Employment security; funds; Michigan employment security financing act to provide for the issuance of bonds; create. Creates new act.

Public Act 266 of 2011—Worker's Compensation, Effective December 19, 2011
HB 5002 (Jacobsen) Worker's compensation; definitions; definition of disability and conditions on compensation for covered injuries; modify. Amends secs. 301, 315, 331, 353, 354, 360, 361 & 801 of 1969 PA 317 (MCL 418.301 et seq.); adds sec. 306 & repeals ch. 4 of 1969 PA 317 (MCL 418.401418.441).

Public Act 265 of 2011—Public Employee Retirement Health Care Funding Act, Effective December 15, 2011
HB 4702 (Moss) Retirement; state employees; creation of individual health reimbursement accounts; amend the health care funding act to accommodate. Amends title & secs. 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 10, 11 & 14 of 2010 PA 77 (MCL 38.2731 et seq.) & adds secs. 2a, 2b & 10a.

Public Act 264 of 2011—Public Employee Retirement Health Care Funding Act, Effective December 15, 2011
HB 4701 (Rogers) Retirement; state employees; option to remain in Tier 1 defined benefit system and make contributions; provide to current members and provide for health reimbursement account transfers in lieu of health coverage premiums for Tier 2 defined contribution participants. Amends secs. 1b, 20, 27, 35, 38, 47, 48, 49, 50, 55, 64, 65, 67a, 68 & 68c of 1943 PA 240 (MCL 38.1b et seq.) & adds secs. 20j, 35a, 50a, 68b & 68e.

Public Act 263 of 2011—Intergovernmental Transfers of Employees and Responsibilities, Effective December 14, 2011
HB 4312 (Hooker) Local government; intergovernmental affairs; intergovernmental transfers of employees and responsibilities; revise contents of contracts. Amends sec. 5 of 1967 (Ex Sess) PA 7 (MCL 124.505).

Public Act 262 of 2011—Intergovernmental Transfers of Employees and Responsibilities, Effective December 14, 2011
HB 4311 (Opsommer) Local government; intergovernmental affairs; intergovernmental transfers of functions and responsibilities; revise contents of contracts. Amends sec. 4 of 1967 (Ex Sess) PA 8 (MCL 124.534).

Public Act 261 of 2011—Intergovernmental Transfers of Employees and Responsibilities, Effective December 14, 2011
HB 4309 (Kowall) Local government; intergovernmental affairs; intergovernmental transfers of municipal emergency service employees; revise content of contracts. Amends title & sec. 10 of 1988 PA 57 (MCL 124.610).

Public Act 260 of 2011—Collective Bargaining Requirements, Effective December 14, 2011
SB 0493 (Meekhof) Labor; collective bargaining; the decision to consolidate services with other public employers; exempt from collective bargaining requirements. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

Public Act 259 of 2011—Public Employment Relations Act, Effective December 14, 2011
SB 0009 (Jansen) Labor; public service employment; reference to municipal partnership act; provide for in public employment relations act. Amends 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.201423.217) by adding sec. 1a.

Public Act 258 of 2011—Municipal Partnership Act, Effective December 14, 2011
SB 0008 (Jansen) Local government; intergovernmental affairs; municipal partnership act; create. Creates new act.

Public Act 257 of 2011—The Code of Criminal Procedure, Sentencing Guidelines for Michigan Fireworks Safety Act Violations, Effective December 14, 2011
SB 0194 (Jones) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for Michigan fireworks safety act violations; enact. Amends sec. 11b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11b).

Public Act 256 of 2011—Michigan Fireworks Safety Act, Effective December 14, 2011
HB 4293 (Haugh) Explosives; licensing; Michigan fireworks safety act; create. Creates new act & repeals ch. XXXIX of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.243a750.243e).

Public Act 255 of 2011—Michigan Vehicle Code, Driver Responsibility Fees, Effective December 14, 2011
SB 0166 (Caswell) Traffic control; other; certain driver responsibility fees; eliminate. Amends sec. 732a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.732a).

Public Act 254 of 2011—Michigan Trust Fund Act, Effective December 13, 2011
SB 0644 (Schuitmaker) State financing and management; funds; use of 21st century jobs trust fund for new brownfield replacement program; allow. Amends sec. 8 of 2000 PA 489 (MCL 12.258).

Public Act 253 of 2011—Michigan Strategic Fund Act, Effective December 13, 2011
SB 0568 (Hansen) State financing and management; funds; community revitalization program; provide for. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001125.2094) by adding secs. 90c & 90d.

Public Act 252 of 2011—Michigan Strategic Fund Act, Effective December 13, 2011
SB 0567 (Kowall) State financing and management; funds; community revitalization program; provide for. Amends 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2001125.2094) by adding ch. 8C.

Public Act 251 of 2011—Michigan Strategic Fund Act, Effective December 13, 2011
SB 0566 (Pappageorge) State financing and management; funds; community revitalization program; provide for. Amends secs. 5, 88c & 88h of 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2005 et seq.).

Public Act 250 of 2011—Michigan Business Development Program, Effective December 13, 2011
SB 0556 (Proos) State financing and management; funds; Michigan business development program; create. Amends sec. 88b of 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2088b) & adds sec. 88r.

Public Act 249 of 2011—Michigan Liquor Control Code, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0502 (Nofs) Liquor; licenses; license to serve alcohol at certain community colleges and universities; allow. Amends 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1101436.2303) by adding sec. 513a.

Public Act 248 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0277 (Hildenbrand) Environmental protection; other; NREPA programs; require service surveys, process review, and metrics. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding pt. 27.

Public Act 247 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0276 (Robertson) Administrative procedure; rules; office of regulatory reinvention; require posting of certain information about rules. Amends sec. 122 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.322) & adds sec. 45b.

Public Act 246 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0275 (Casperson) Environmental protection; permits; administrative completeness of permit application; clarify when achieved and specify circumstances for subsequent DEQ request for additional information. Amends secs. 1303, 1305 & 1311 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1303 et seq.).

Public Act 245 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0274 (Pappageorge) Administrative procedure; joint committee; authority of joint committee on administrative rules; clarify. Amends secs. 35 & 45a of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.235 & 24.245a).

Public Act 244 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0273 (Roberston) Administrative procedure; rules; 1984 PA 27; update reference to administrative procedures act. Amends sec. 2 of 1984 PA 27 (MCL 4.552).

Public Act 243 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0272 (Kowall) Administrative procedure; rules; impact of rule on small businesses; provide for. Amends secs. 40 & 64 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.240 & 24.264).

Public Act 242 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 8, 2011
SB 0271 (Brandenburg) Administrative procedure; rules; regulatory impact statement; require certain information to be included. Amends sec. 45 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.245).

Public Act 241 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Harassment and Bullying Effective December 6, 2011
HB 4163 (Potvin) Education; discipline; local policies prohibiting harassment and bullying at school; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1380.1852) by adding sec. 1310b.

Public Act 240 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective December 2, 2011
HB 5114 (Horn) Human services; employment and training; sunset on certain exemptions and sanctions; remove. Repeals sec. 14i of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.14i).

Public Act 239 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 1, 2011
HB 4573 (Haines) Administrative procedure; rules; request for rule-making; require certain information to be included. Amends secs. 3 & 39 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.203 & 24.239).

Public Act 238 of 2011—Administrative Procedures, Effective December 1, 2011
HB 4500 (Kowall) Administrative procedure; rules; review of existing and new rules; provide for on a periodic basis. Amends sec. 53 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.253).

Public Act 237 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 1, 2011
HB 4043 (MacMaster) Environmental protection; enforcement actions; require department to meet with permittee prior to initiating certain civil enforcement. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding sec. 1511.

Public Act 236 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 1, 2011
HB 4042 (MacMaster) Environmental protection; permit denial; require department to provide applicant with a specific, and to the extent applicable a scientific, rationale for the decision. Amends sec. 1307 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1307).

Public Act 235 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective December 1, 2011
HB 4017 (Agema) Environmental protection; other; fair sampling process; require for inspections under NREPA. Amends 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.101324.90106) by adding sec. 1505.

Public Act 234 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Juror Compensation, Effective November 30, 2011
SB 0759 (Kahn) Courts; funding; transfer of certain revenue from the juror compensation fund into the court equity fund; provide for. Amends sec. 151d of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.151d).

Public Act 233 of 2011—Michigan Election Law, Effective November 29, 2011
HB 4005 (Heise) Elections; school; dates of school elections; require to be in November of even numbered years. Amends secs. 302, 642, 642a & 644g of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.302 et seq.) & adds sec. 642c.

Public Act 232 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective November 29, 2011
SB 0427 (Colbeck) Elections; school; technical amendments to revised school code concerning school board elections; provide for. Amends secs. 4, 5 & 614 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.4 et seq.).

Public Act 231 of 2011—Michigan Vehicle Code, Effective November 22, 2011
HB 4642 (McBroom) Traffic control; traffic regulation; definition of authorized emergency vehicle; amend to include privately owned vehicles of an emergency management unit. Amends sec. 2 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.2).

Public Act 230 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0440 (Proos) Human services; children's services; definition of child; modify age criteria to remain in foster care and receive adoption subsidy. Amends secs. 18c & 115j of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.18c & 400.115j).

Public Act 229 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0439 (Nofs) Children; guardians; definition of child; modify age criteria to continue to receive guardianship assistance. Amends sec. 6 of 2008 PA 260 (MCL 722.876).

Public Act 228 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0438 (Moolenaar) Children; child care; definition of child; modify age criteria for child care organizations. Amends secs. 1 & 5 of 1973 PA 116 (MCL 722.111 & 722.115).

Public Act 227 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0437 (Jansen) Human services; children's services; definition of child; modify age criteria to remain a ward of the Michigan children's institute. Amends sec. 3 of 1935 PA 220 (MCL 400.203).

Public Act 226 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0436 (Emmons) Juveniles; other; certain services provided to juveniles; modify age criteria for continuing jurisdiction. Amends sec. 2a, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.2a).

Public Act 225 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Effective November 22, 2011
SB 0435 (Caswell) Children; foster care; age eligibility for young adult foster care program, guardianship assistance, and adoption assistance; extend to the age of 21. Creates new act.

Public Act 224 of 2011—Public Health Code, Criminal Sexual Conduct, Effective November 15, 2011
HB 4412 (Huuki) Health; occupations; conviction of first, second, or third degree criminal sexual conduct while acting within scope of practice; revise sanction disciplinary subcommittee must impose and include permanent revocation. Amends sec. 16226 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16226).

Public Act 223 of 2011—Public Health Code, Criminal Sexual Conduct, Effective November 15, 2011
HB 4411 (Haines) Health; occupations; reinstatement provisions applicable to license or registration suspension or revocation upon conviction of first, second, or third degree criminal sexual conduct; clarify no reinstatement if license or registration is permanently revoked. Amends sec. 16245 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16245).

Public Act 222 of 2011—Public Health Code, Criminal Sexual Conduct, Effective November 15, 2011
SB 0235 (Jones) Health; occupations; conviction of first, second, or third degree criminal sexual conduct; allow sanction disciplinary subcommittee must impose to differ from other violations. Amends sec. 16221 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16221).

Public Act 221 of 2011—Bowling Center Act, Effective November 15, 2011
SB 0281 (Hune) Torts; liability; bowling centers; provide immunity from liability for slip and falls under certain circumstances. Creates new act.

Public Act 220 of 2011—Wesleyan Seminary at Albion, and the Albion Female Collegiate Institute, Effective November 15, 2011
SB 0396 (Richardville) Higher education; private schools; charter of Albion college; revise composition of board and liability of trustees and other persons. Amends sec. 2 of 1857 PA 72 (MCL 390.702); adds secs. 1a, 7, 7a, 7b & 7c & repeals secs. 4 & 8 of 1857 PA 72 (MCL 390.704 & 390.708).

Public Act 219 of 2011—Michigan Liquor Control Code, Liquor Produced by Home Brewers, Effective November 10, 2011
HB 4061 (Geiss) Liquor; licenses; consumption of certain alcoholic liquor produced by home brewers; allow on the premises of micro brewers or brewpubs under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 1027 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.2027).

Public Act 218 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective November 10, 2011
HB 4554 (MacMaster) Natural resources; Great Lakes; submerged log permits; modify requirements. Amends secs. 1301, 1307, 30102, 30104, 32603, 32604, 32606, 32607, 32609 & 32611 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1301 et seq.).

Public Act 217 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act, Election of a State Presiding Probate Judge, Effective November 10, 2011
HB 4881 (Horn) Courts; probate court; provisions regarding the election of a state presiding probate judge; eliminate. Repeals secs. 819 & 824 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.819 & 600.824).

Public Act 216 of 2011—Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective November 10, 2011
HB 4452 (Yonker) Employment security; benefits; eligibility of educational contractor employees; revise. Amends sec. 27 of 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.27).

Public Act 215 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective November 10, 2011
HB 4875 (LaFontaine) Environmental protection; landfills; secondary liner and leachate collection system; eliminate requirement of for research development and demonstration projects. Amends secs. 11511 & 11511b of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11511 & 324.11511b).

Public Act 214 of 2011—Natural Resources & Environmental Protection Act, Effective November 8, 2011
HB 4914 (Kowall) Natural resources; mining; part 631 of NREPA; eliminate DEQ authority over nonmetallic mineral mining and revise terminology to reference ferrous minerals. Amends headings of pts. 631 & 633 & secs. 1301, 9115, 63101, 63103, 63103a, 63103b, 63103c, 63103d & 63103e of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1301 et seq.) & repeals sec. 63102 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.63102).

Public Act 213 of 2011—Michigan Memorial Highway Act, Effective November 8, 2011
HB 4888 (McBroom) Highways; name; certain bridge on US-141; designate as the "Veterans Memorial Bridge". Amends 2001 PA 142 (MCL 250.1001250.2080) by adding sec. 73.

Public Act 212 of 2011—The Code of Criminal Procedure, Deadline for Filing Petition for DNA Testing, Effective November 8, 2011
SB 0361 (Bieda) Criminal procedure; DNA; deadline for filing petition for DNA testing of felony conviction cases; revise. Amends sec. 16, ch. X of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 770.16).

Public Act 211 of 2011—Corrections Code, Double-Bunking and Jail Cell Size, Effective November 8, 2011
HB 4071 (Lori) Corrections; jails; double-bunking and jail cell size provisions; modify. Amends secs. 62b & 62c of 1953 PA 232 (MCL 791.262b & 791.262c).

Public Act 210 of 2011—Public Health Code, Physicians' Assistants, Effective November 8, 2011
SB 0384 (Marleau) Occupations; physician's assistants; physician delegating duties to physician's assistant; clarify ability to prescribe controlled substances and perform other delegatory activities, and revise contents of drug labels. Amends secs. 16104, 17048, 17049, 17076, 17078, 17548, 17549, 17745, 17757, 18048, 18049 & 20201 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16104 et seq.).

Public Act 209 of 2011—Michigan Business Tax Act, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4947 (Gilbert) Michigan business tax; replacement; administration, operation, and filing after enactment of corporate income tax; clarify. Amends secs. 107, 117, 431, 500 & 503 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1107 et seq.).

Public Act 208 of 2011—The Code of Criminal Procedure, Effective October 20, 2011
HB 4492 (Tlaib) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for notary public violations; enact. Amends sec. 11c, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11c).

Public Act 207 of 2011—The Code of Criminal Procedure, Effective October 20, 2011
HB 4478 (Lyons) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for forgery and uttering and publishing of real estate instruments; enact. Amends sec. 16n, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16n).

Public Act 206 of 2011—The Michigan Penal Code, Effective October 20, 2011
HB 4462 (Knollenberg) Crimes; forgery; forging or uttering and publishing a real estate document; prohibit, and provide for penalties and remedies. Amends secs. 248 & 249 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.248 & 750.249) & adds secs. 248b & 249b.

Public Act 205 of 2011—The Michigan Penal Code, Effective October 20, 2011
SB 0043 (Hunter) Consumer credit; lending practices; crime of residential mortgage fraud; establish. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1750.568) by adding sec. 219d.

Public Act 204 of 2011—Notaries Public, Effective October 20, 2011
SB 0252 (Marleau) Occupations; notaries public; penalties for notary public violations; increase. Amends sec. 49 of 2003 PA 238 (MCL 55.309).

Public Act 203 of 2011—Real Property Crimes, Effective October 20, 2011
SB 0251 (Nofs) Criminal procedure; statute of limitations; certain crimes relating to real property; revise statute of limitations. Amends sec. 24, ch. VII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 767.24).

Public Act 202 of 2011—Sentencing Guidelines for False Pretenses Crimes, Effective October 20, 2011
SB 0250 (Booher) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of false pretenses; revise to reflect increased penalties. Amends sec. 16l, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16l). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0043'11, SB 0249'11

Public Act 201 of 2011—Sentencing Guidelines for False Pretenses Crimes, Effective October 20, 2011
SB 0249 (Booher)Crimes; fraud; value thresholds for crime of false pretenses; revise. Amends sec. 218 of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.218).

Public Act 200 of 2011—Retirement Benefits for Legislators, Effective October 18, 2011
HB 4087 (Johnson) Retirement; legislative; retirement health care benefits for legislators and lieutenant governors; eliminate for participants who have not vested before January 1, 2013. Amends secs. 75 & 79 of 1957 PA 261 (MCL 38.1075 & 38.1079).

Public Act 199 of 2011—Law Enforcement Information Network, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0522 (Caswell) Law enforcement; law enforcement information network (LEIN); access to law enforcement information network (LEIN) by department of human services; allow under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 4 of 1974 PA 163 (MCL 28.214). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4721'11

Public Act 198 of 2011—Information Sharing, Effective October 18, 2011
HB 4721 (Bumstead) Human services; other; information sharing between human services and state police; provide for. Amends secs. 10a & 10b of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.10a & 400.10b) & adds sec. 10c.

Public Act 197 of 2011—Youth Employment Standards, Effective October 18, 2011
HB 4732 (Stamas) Labor; youth employment; youth employment standards; revise maximum number of hours a minor may work. Amends sec. 11 of 1978 PA 90 (MCL 409.111).

Public Act 196 of 2011—Dual Positions in Municipalities of 3,000 or Less, Effective October 18, 2011
HB 4458 (Muxlow) Public employees and officers; ethics; dual positions in municipalities of 3,000 or less; permit for fire chief. Amends sec. 3 of 1978 PA 566 (MCL 15.183).

Public Act 195 of 2011—Filing Vacancies in Hospital Board of Trustees, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0374 (Moolenaar) Businesses; nonprofit corporations; filling vacancies on county, city, or village hospital board of trustees; revise selection process. Amends secs. 209 & 258 of 1987 PA 230 (MCL 331.1209 & 331.1258).

Public Act 194 of 2011—Definition of Partnership and Publicly Traded Partnership, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0680 (Proos) Income tax; administration; definition of partnership and publicly traded partnership; include. Amends sec. 701 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.701).

Public Act 193 of 2011—Withholdings by Flow-Through Entities, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0679 (Proos) Income tax; administration; filing and reporting the withholdings by flow-through entities and certain persons; clarify and clean up. Amends sec. 711 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.711).

Public Act 192 of 2011—Corporate Income Tax Deductions and Withholdings, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0677 (Proos) Income tax; administration; corporate income tax deductions and withholdings provisions; clean up. Amends sec. 705 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.705).

Public Act 191 of 2011—Apportionment of Tax Base for a Flow-Through Entity, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0674 (Robertson) Income tax; other; apportionment of tax base for a flow-through entity; clarify. Amends sec. 661 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.661).

Public Act 190 of 2011—Computing Tax for Portion of a Tax Year, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0672 (Robertson) Income tax; returns; method of computing tax for portion of a tax year; clarify. Amends sec. 683 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.683).

Public Act 189 of 2011—State Treasurer Reference, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0671 (Robertson) Income tax; administration; reference to treasurer; clarify state treasurer. Amends sec. 667 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.667).

Public Act 188 of 2011—Deductions and Withholdings, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0670 (Robertson) Income tax; collections; deductions and withholdings by persons that disburse pension or annuity payments and flow-through entities; clarify. Amends sec. 703 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.703).

Public Act 187 of 2011—Definition of Actively Solicits, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0669 (Pappageorge) Income tax; administration; definition of actively solicits; codify written guidance previously issued. Amends sec. 621 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.621).

Public Act 186 of 2011—Filing Thresholds, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0660 (Jansen) Income tax; returns; filing threshold, returns, and estimated payments required under corporate income tax; clarify. Amends sec. 681 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.681).

Public Act 185 of 2011—Small Business Credit Loophole, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0655 (Brandenburg) Income tax; credit; loophole for unitary business groups under the small business credit; eliminate. Amends sec. 671 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.671).

Public Act 184 of 2011—Filing Threshold Under Corporate Income Tax, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0654 (Brandenburg) Income tax; administration; filing threshold under corporate income tax; clarify for flow-through entities. Amends sec. 685 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.685).

Public Act 183 of 2011—Nexus of a Financial Institution, Effective October 18, 2011
SB 0650 (Brandenburg) Michigan business tax; replacement; nexus of a financial institution; clarify. Amends sec. 653 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.653).

Public Act 182 of 2011—Definition of Foreign Operating Entity, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4968 (Nesbitt) Income tax; administration; definition of foreign operating entity, member, and gross receipts; clean up. Amends sec. 607 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.607).

Public Act 181 of 2011—Recapture of Certain Credits Under Previous Business Tax Acts, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4967 (Farrington) Income tax; credit; provision to provide for recapture under certain circumstances of certain credits earned under previous business tax acts; create. Amends 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.1–206.713) by adding sec. 673.

Public Act 180 of 2011—Treatment of Senior Citizens in Property Tax Credit, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4966 (Quimet) Income tax; property tax credit; treatment of senior citizens; clarify. Amends sec. 522 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.522).

Public Act 179 of 2011—Definition of Corporation, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4964 (Nesbitt) Income tax; other; definition of corporation; clarify. Amends sec. 605 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.605).

Public Act 178 of 2011—Single Factor Apportionment of Business Income for Transportation Services, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4958 (Walsh) Income tax; income; effective date of single factor apportionment of business income for transportation services; correct. Amends sec. 115 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.115).

Public Act 177 of 2011—Definition of Total Household Resources, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4957 (Walsh) Income tax; property tax credit; definition of total household resources; clean up. Amends sec. 508 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.508).

Public Act 176 of 2011—Definition of Person for Flow-Through Entity, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4956 (Walsh) Income tax; administration; definition of person; include flow-through entity. Amends sec. 609 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.609).

Public Act 175 of 2011—Tax Base and Sales Factor for a Foreign Person, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4955 (Walsh) Income tax; administration; tax base and sales factor for a foreign person; clarify. Amends sec. 625 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.625).

Public Act 174 of 2011—Credit for Taxes Withheld, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4954 (Foster) Income tax; other; internal cite included with a credit for taxes withheld; correct. Amends sec. 251 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.251).

Public Act 173 of 2011—Definition of Carve-Out Business Income, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4953 (Foster) Income tax; income; definition carve-out of business income for electric cooperatives; eliminate. Amends sec. 603 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.603).

Public Act 172 of 2011—Definition of Income, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4952 (Lyons) Income tax; property tax credit; definition of income; clean up. Amends sec. 510 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.510).

Public Act 171 of 2011—Definition of Financial Institution, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4951 (Lyons) Income tax; other; definition of financial institution; eliminate outdated reference. Amends sec. 651 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.651).

Public Act 170 of 2011—Definition of Tax Payer, Effective October 13, 2011
HB 4946 (Gilbert) Income tax; administration; definition of tax year for certain persons included in a unitary business group; clarify. Amends sec. 611 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.611).

Public Act 169 of 2011—Prohibition of Partial-Birth Abortions, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4110 (Glardon) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of performing a partial-birth abortion; enact. Amends sec. 16d, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.16d). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0160'11

Public Act 168 of 2011—Prohibition of Partial-Birth Abortions, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 0160 (Meekhof) Health; abortion; partial-birth abortions; prohibit. Amends 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.1750.568) by adding sec. 90h.

Public Act 167 of 2011—Michigan Geological Survey, Effective October 11, 2011
SB 0507 (Schuitmaker) Natural resources; other; Michigan geological survey; transfer to western Michigan university. Amends secs. 60101, 60102, 60104, 60105, 60106, 60107 & 60108 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.60101 et seq.) & repeals sec. 50 of 1846 RS 60 (MCL 322.350) & sec. 60103 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.60103).

Public Act 166 of 2011—Taxes on Spirits, Effective October 11, 2011
SB 0331 (Hune) Liquor; tax; certain taxes on spirits for off-premises licensees; eliminate. Amends sec. 229 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.1229) & repeals sec. 1205 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.2205).

Public Act 165 of 2011—Notification to Prosecuting Attorney of Prisoner's Parole, Effective October 6, 2011
HB 4703 (Scott, P.) Corrections; parole; notification to prosecuting attorney of a prisoner's parole; revise requirements for. Amends sec. 36 of 1953 PA 232 (MCL 791.236).

Public Act 164 of 2011—Air Quality Fees, Effective October 4, 2011
HB 4915 (Kowall) Environmental protection; air pollution; air quality fees; revise. Amends sec. 5522 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.5522).

Public Act 163 of 2011—Presidential Primary Date, Effective October 4, 2011
SB 0584 (Richardville) Elections; primary; presidential primary election date; revise. Amends secs. 613a, 614a, 615a & 759a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.613a et seq.); adds secs. 615c & 759c & repeals sec. 495a of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.495a).

Public Act 162 of 2011—Statute of Limitations Against Architects, Engineers, and Construction Contractors, Effective October 4, 2011
SB 0077 (Schuitmaker) Civil procedure; statute of limitations; statute of limitations and statute of repose for actions against architects, engineers, and construction contractors; revise. Amends secs. 5805 & 5839 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.5805 & 600.5839).

Public Act 161 of 2011—Use of Forfeiture Funds, Effective October 4, 2011
HB 4349 (Heise) Criminal procedure; forfeiture; use of certain forfeiture funds; expand to include use for any law enforcement purpose. Amends sec. 7524 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7524).

Public Act 160 of 2011—Identification Cards, Effective September 30, 2011
SB 0496 (Casperson) Transportation; carriers; commercial driver licensing requirements; modify to comply with federal requirements. Amends secs. 1a, 2d & 5 of 1963 PA 181 (MCL 480.11a et seq.) & repeals secs. 4 & 4a of 1963 PA 181 (MCL 480.14 & 480.14a). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0495'11

Public Act 159 of 2011—Identification Cards. Effective September 30, 2011
SB 0495 (Pappageorge) Traffic control; driver license; commercial driver licensing and internal registration plan requirements and certain sunset provisions; modify. Amends secs. 57, 208b, 217a, 232, 301, 303, 306, 307, 307a, 312e, 312f, 312h, 314, 319b, 319d, 319f, 319g, 320a, 602b, 605, 732, 801, 801g, 802, 803b, 803r, 804, 806, 809, 811e, 811h & 907 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.57 et seq.) & adds sec. 36b.

Public Act 158 of 2011—Identification Cards, Effective September 30, 2011
SB 0494 (Pavlov) State; identification cards; electronic verification and certification in lieu of applicants' signature; allow, and require applicant to document authority to be present in the United States. Amends secs. 1, 2, 3, 5 & 7 of 1972 PA 222 (MCL 28.291 et seq.).

Public Act 157 of 2011—Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010-2011, Effective September 30, 2011
SB 0237 (Kahn) Appropriations; zero budget; supplemental appropriations; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 156 of 2011—School Bus Driver Requirements, Effective September 27, 2011
HB 4360 (Haines) Transportation; school vehicles; diabetic testing waiver for new school bus drivers; provide for. Amends sec. 5 of 1963 PA 181 (MCL 480.15).

Public Act 155 of 2011—Pharmaceuticals Regulation, Effective September 27, 2011
SB 0213 (Casperson) Health; pharmaceuticals; prohibition on dispensing a prescription for a controlled substance received via electronic means from an individual licensed to practice dentistry in a state other than Michigan; remove. Amends secs. 7405, 17708, 17751 & 17763 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7405 et seq.).

Public Act 154 of 2011—Definition of "Industrial Property," Effective September 27, 2011
HB 4788 (Santana) Economic development; plant rehabilitation; definition of "industrial property"; expand to include certain federal reserve bank operations. Amends sec. 2 of 1974 PA 198 (MCL 207.552).

Public Act 153 of 2011—Firefighter Training Programs, Effective September 27, 2011
SB 0212 (Kahn) Fire; other; firefighter training programs in schools and organized fire departments; provide for. Creates new act.

Public Act 152 of 2011—Public Health Care Benefits, Effective September 27, 2011
SB 0007 (Jansen) Labor; public service employment; mandated public employee contribution to employer-provider health care benefits; provide for. Creates new act.

Public Act 151 of 2011—Log Slasher Units Brake Requirements, Effective September 21, 2011
HB 4316 (Huuki) Vehicles; equipment; requirement for brakes; exempt log slasher units. Amends sec. 705 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.705).

Public Act 150 of 2011—Waste Reduction Fund Distribution of Money, Effective September 21, 2011
SB 0450 (Kahn) Environmental protection; hazardous waste; waste reduction fund; revise distribution of money. Amends sec. 11108 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11108).

Public Act 149 of 2011—Tipping Fees for Landfills, Effective September 21, 2011
SB 0449 (Kahn) Environmental protection; solid waste; tipping fees for landfills; increase and extend sunset. Amends sec. 11525a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.11525a).

Public Act 148 of 2011—Operator Certification Programs, Effective September 21, 2011
SB 0448 (Kahn) Environmental protection; sewage; operator certification programs; authorize. Amends secs. 3110 & 4104 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3110 & 324.4104) & adds sec. 3134.

Public Act 147 of 2011—Operator Certification Programs, Effective September 21, 2011
SB 0447 (Kahn) Water; quality; operator certification programs; authorize. Amends sec. 9 of 1976 PA 399 (MCL 325.1009). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0448'11

Public Act 146 of 2011—Public Safety Communications System Funding, Effective September 21, 2011
HB 4787 (MacGregor) Communications; other; funding for the public safety communications system; provide for. Amends sec. 408 of 1986 PA 32 (MCL 484.1408).

Public Act 145 of 2011—Transportation Economic Development Fund, Effective September 21, 2011
HB 4748 (Agema) Economic development; other; percentage of allocations from transportation economic development fund; modify. Amends sec. 11 of 1987 PA 231 (MCL 247.911).

Public Act 144 of 2011—Quality Assurance Assessments, Effective September 21, 2011
HB 4734 (Lori) Health facilities; quality assurance assessments; quality assurance assessment fee for nursing homes and hospital long-term care units; extend sunset to 2015. Amends sec. 20161 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.20161).

Public Act 143 of 2011—Financial Recovery Bonds, Effective September 21, 2011
HB 4716 (Olumba) Cities; home rule; provision regarding financial recovery bonds; modify. Amends sec. 36a of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.36a).

Public Act 142 of 2011—Health Insurance Claims Assessment, Effective September 20, 2011
SB 0348 (Kahn) Insurance; health; health insurance claims assessment act; create. Creates & repeals new act. TIE BAR WITH: SB 0347'11

Public Act 141 of 2011—Use Tax on Medical Services, Effective September 20, 2011
SB 0347 (Kahn) Use tax; collections; use tax on certain medical services; establish sunset. Amends sec. 3f of 1937 PA 94 (MCL 205.93f). TIE BAR WITH: SB 0348'11

Public Act 140 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0492 (Booher) Villages; general law; minimum staffing requirements for village employees; prohibit. Amends 1895 PA 3 (MCL 61.174.25) by adding sec. 1d to ch. I.

Public Act 139 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0491 (Robertson) Villages; home rule; minimum staffing requirements for village employees; prohibit. Amends sec. 26 of 1909 PA 278 (MCL 78.26).

Public Act 138 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0490 (Caswell) Townships; general law; minimum staffing requirements for township employees; prohibit. Amends 1846 RS 16 (MCL 41.1a41.110c) by adding sec. 3a.

Public Act 137 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0489 (Hildenbrand) Townships; charter; minimum staffing requirements for charter township employees; prohibit. Amends 1947 PA 359 (MCL 42.142.34) by adding sec. 1b.

Public Act 136 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0488 (Robertson) Counties; other; minimum staffing requirements for employees of an optional unified form of county government; prohibit. Amends 1973 PA 139 (MCL 45.55145.573) by adding sec. 6b.

Public Act 135 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0487 (Brandenburg) Counties; charter; minimum staffing requirements for county employees; prohibit. Amends 1966 PA 293 (MCL 45.50145.521) by adding sec. 15b.

Public Act 134 of 2011—Minimum Staffing Requirements, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0486 (Meekhof) Counties; boards and commissions; minimum staffing requirements for county employees; prohibit. Amends 1851 PA 156 (MCL 46.146.32) by adding sec. 11d.

Public Act 133 of 2011—The Home Rule City Act, Effective September 13, 2011
SB 0485 (Pappageorge) Cities; home rule; minimum staffing requirements for city employees; prohibit. Amends sec. 5 of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.5).

Public Act 132 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Services or Financial Assistance, Effective September 6, 2011
HB 4410 (Tyler) Human services; services or financial assistance; exemptions to jet program participation requirements; clarify. Amends sec. 57f of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.57f).

Public Act 131 of 2011—The Social Welfare Act, Services or Financial Assistance, Effective September 6, 2011
HB 4409 (Horn) Human services; services or financial assistance; general revisions to family independence program assistance benefits; provide for. Amends secs. 57, 57b, 57c, 57d, 57e, 57g, 57i, 57l, 57p, 57r & 57u of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.57 et seq.) & repeals secs. 57a, 57h, 57k, 57o & 57t of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.57a et seq.).

Public Act 130 of 2011—Revised Judicature Act of 1961, Motion Fees in Court of Appeals, Effective September 6, 2011
HB 4731 (Cotter) Civil procedure; costs and fees; motion fees in court of appeals; increase, and extend sunset. Amends sec. 321 of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.321).

Public Act 129 of 2011—An Act to Divide the State into 110 Representative and 38 Senatorial Districts, Effective August 9, 2011
SB 0498 (Hune) Legislature; apportionment; redistricting of senate and house of representatives; provide for. Amends title & secs. 3 & 6 of 2001 PA 116 (MCL 4.2003 & 4.2006) & adds secs. 1a, 2a & 5a.

Public Act 128 of 2011—An Act to Divide the State into 15 Congressional Districts, Effective August 9, 2011
HB 4780 (Lund) Legislature; apportionment; redistricting of congressional districts; provide for. Amends title & secs. 3 & 5 of 1964 PA 282 (MCL 3.53 & 3.55) & adds secs. 1a & 4a.

Public Act 127 of 2011—Corrections Code of 1953, Effective July 21, 2011
SB 0346 (Schuitmaker) Criminal procedure; DNA; procedure for collection of DNA samples from incarcerated individuals; revise. Amends sec. 33d of 1953 PA 232 (MCL 791.233d).

Public Act 126 of 2011—The General Property Tax Act, Effective July 21, 2011
HB 4436 (Johnson) Property tax; payment and collection; requirement that township offices remain open on certain days for tax payments; apply to payment of a summer tax levy. Amends secs. 44 & 44a of 1893 PA 206 (MCL 211.44 & 211.44a).

Public Act 125 of 2011—Michigan Professional Employer Organization Regulatory Act, Effective January 1, 2012
HB 4584 (Opsommer) Occupations; business licensing and regulation; regulatory act for professional employer organizations; revise license term and effective and implementation dates. Amends secs. 7, 9, 13, 15, 17, 21, 23 & 27 of 2010 PA 370 (MCL 338.3727 et seq.).

Public Act 124 of 2011—Michigan Vehicle Code, Level 2 Graduated Driver License, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4533 (Rogers) Traffic control; driver license; individual with level 2 graduated driver license; modify limitation on hours of operation and exception to number of passengers allowed in vehicle under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 310e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.310e).

Public Act 123 of 2011—Public Transportation Authority Act, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4367 (McCann) Transportation; authorities; qualifying criteria to form a public authority; clarify. Amends sec. 4 of 1986 PA 196 (MCL 124.454).

Public Act 122 of 2011—Official Duties by Members of Public Transport Authority, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4366 (O'Brien) Transportation; authorities; member of public transit authority; prohibit if individual is employee or officer of another public transit authority. Amends sec. 3 of 1978 PA 566 (MCL 15.183).

Public Act 121 of 2011—Animal Industry Act, Equine Testing, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4567 (Somerville) Agriculture; animals; procedures for equine testing to protect from disease and contamination; provide for. Amends 1988 PA 466 (MCL 287.701287.746) by adding sec. 26a.

Public Act 120 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Elimination of Minimum Hunting Age, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4371 (Pettalia) Natural resources; hunting; minimum hunting age; eliminate, and create mentored youth hunting program. Amends secs. 43517, 43520, 43525a & 43531 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43517 et seq.).

Public Act 119 of 2011—Transfer of Moneys From the General Fund of Counties, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4347 (Zorn) Property tax; other; use of county general funds raised from property taxes; allow transfer to county road fund for road improvements. Amends sec. 1 of 1917 PA 253 (MCL 247.121).

Public Act 118 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, PILT Payments, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4579 (Foster) Property tax; other; PILT payments; revise funds against which payments are charged. Amends sec. 2154 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.2154).

Public Act 117 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Natural Resources Trust Fund, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4577 (Johnson) Natural resources; funding; natural resources trust fund; require to be used to make PILT payments on certain land. Amends sec. 1903 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.1903).

Public Act 116 of 2011—Arbitration in Labor Disputes, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4522 (Farrington) Labor; arbitration; arbitration award factors and arbitration procedures; revise. Amends secs. 2, 3, 5, 6, 8, 9 & 10 of 1969 PA 312 (MCL 423.232 et seq.).

Public Act 115 of 2011—Michigan Vehicle Code Violations on Publicly Accessible Private Roads, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4416 (Foster) Traffic control; traffic regulation; enforcement of certain Michigan vehicle code violations on publicly accessible private roads; expand to permit enforcement by counties under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 601a of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.601a).

Public Act 114 of 2011—Conditional Transfer of Property by Contract Between Certain Local Units of Government, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4534 (Jenkins) Local government; intergovernmental affairs; intergovernmental conditional transfer of property by contract act; revise contents of contracts. Amends sec. 6 of 1984 PA 425 (MCL 124.26).

Public Act 113 of 2011—Michigan Zoning Enabling Act, Zoning Prohibition of Gravel Mining, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4746 (Huuki) Land use; zoning and growth management; zoning prohibition of gravel mining; revise standard for determining validity. Amends sec. 205 of 2006 PA 110 (MCL 125.3205).

Public Act 112 of 2011—Incorporation of Cremation Companies and Associations, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4456 (Crawford) Cemeteries and funerals; burial or cremation; liens on crematoriums; allow. Amends sec. 6 of 1915 PA 58 (MCL 456.206).

Public Act 111 of 2011—The Motor Carrier Act, Effective July 20, 2011
SB 0287 (Kowall) Transportation; carriers; applicability of exemptions; modify. Amends sec. 2, art. V of 1933 PA 254 (MCL 479.2).

Public Act 110 of 2011—Board of Public Works in Counties, Effective July 20, 2011
SB 0215 (Walker) Counties; boards and commissions; membership on the board of public works; modify. Amends sec. 2 of 1957 PA 185 (MCL 123.732).

Public Act 109 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Elimination of Minimum Hunting Age, Effective July 20, 2011
SB 0207 (Hune) Natural resources; hunting; minimum hunting age; eliminate, and create mentored youth hunting program. Amends secs. 43517, 43520, 43525a & 43531 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.43517 et seq.).

Public Act 108 of 2011—Public Health Code, Michigan Automated Prescription System for Prescribers, Effective July 20, 2011
HB 4192 (Scott, P.) Health; pharmaceuticals; access to the Michigan automated prescription system for prescribers; provide for under certain circumstances. Amends sec. 7333a of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7333a).

Public Act 107 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective July 19, 2011
SB 0371 (Booher) Natural resources; other; geographic area authorized for operating an off-road vehicle on road shoulders; expand. Amends sec. 81131 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.81131).

Public Act 106 of 2011—Conduct of Public Servants in Respect to Governmental Decisions and Contracts with Public Entities, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4234 (Huuki) Education; employees; intermediate school district superintendent serving simultaneously as superintendent of constituent district; allow in conflict of interest statute. Amends sec. 3a of 1968 PA 317 (MCL 15.323a).

Public Act 105 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4233 (Huuki) Education; employees; school districts to contract with intermediate school districts for superintendent; allow. Amends sec. 1229 of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1229).

Public Act 104 of 2011—Faithful Performance of Official Duties by Certain Public Officers and Public Employees, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4232 (Huuki) Education; employees; intermediate school district superintendent serving simultaneously as superintendent of constituent district; allow in statute on incompatible public offices. Amends sec. 3 of 1978 PA 566 (MCL 15.183).

Public Act 103 of 2011—An Act to Prohibit Strikes by Certain Public Employees, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4628 (Yonker) Education; employees; additional prohibited subjects of bargaining for public school employees; provide for. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

Public Act 102 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4627 (O'Brien) Education; teachers; effectiveness as determining factor when reduction of teachers is required; establish, and require mutual consent policy for teacher placement. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1380.1852) by adding secs. 1247 & 1248.

Public Act 101 of 2011—Continuing Tenure of Office of Certificated Teachers, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4625 (Rogers) Education; teachers; standards for achieving and retaining teacher tenure; revise, and make certain revisions to hearing procedures. Amends secs. 1, 2, 3 & 3a, art. II, secs. 1, 2 & 3, art. III & sec. 4, art. IV of 1937 (Ex Sess) PA 4 (MCL 38.81 et seq.); adds secs. 3b & 3c to art. II & repeals sec. 5, art. IV of 1937 (Ex Sess) PA 4 (MCL 38.105).

Public Act 100 of 2011—Continuing Tenure of Office of Certificated Teachers, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4626 (Scott, P.) Education; teachers; discharge or demotion of a teacher on continuing tenure; revise permissible grounds for, change definition of demote, and limit length of time salary continues during suspension. Amends sec. 4, art. I & secs. 1 & 3, art. IV of 1937 (Ex Sess) PA 4 (MCL 38.74 et seq.).

Public Act 99 of 2011—Michigan Legislative Retirement System Act, Effective July 19, 2011
HB 4792 (Moss) Retirement; legislative; prohibition on spending the cost savings and earnings of savings derived from implementation of Tier 2; eliminate. Amends sec. 63 of 1957 PA 261 (MCL 38.1063).

Public Act 98 of 2011—Fair and Open Competition in Governmental Construction Contracts, Effective July 19, 2011
SB 0165 (Moolenaar) Labor; fair employment practices; fair and open competition in governmental construction act; create. Creates new act.

Public Act 97 of 2011—Michigan Zoning Enabling Act, Effective July 19, 2011
SB 0046 (Meekhof) Land use; zoning and growth management; production of ethanol in zoned agricultural land; authorize. Amends 2006 PA 110 (MCL 125.3101125.3702) by adding sec. 513.

Public Act 96 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Act, Dissolution of Lake Improvement Boards, Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4379 (Kowall) Natural resources; inland lakes; procedure for dissolution of lake improvement boards; expand to include a petition of property owners being assessed by the lake board for 2/3 of cost. Amends sec. 30929 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.30929).

Public Act 95 of 2011—The Revised School Code, Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4700 (Shaughnessy) Education; school districts; school district to be policyholder for group insurance benefit provided for employees; require. Amends 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1380.1852) by adding sec. 1255a.

Public Act 94 of 2011—Public Health Code, Medical Malpractice, Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4350 (Haines) Torts; medical malpractice; liability of employees being paid by their employer to provide voluntary care at health clinics; clarify. Amends sec. 16277 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16277).

Public Act 93 of 2011—Public Employees Health Benefit, Effective October 1, 2011
SB 0446 (Pavlov) Labor; public service employment; claims data required to be provided to policyholder of school district's health insurance plans; clarify. Amends secs. 5 & 15 of 2007 PA 106 (MCL 124.75 & 124.85).

Public Act 92 of 2011—Michigan Vehicle Code, Automobile Insurance Reporting Requirements, Effective December 30, 2011
SB 0442 (Caswell) Vehicles; registration; automobile insurance reporting requirements; provide for general amendments. Amends sec. 227 of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.227) & repeals sec. 227b of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.227b).

Public Act 91 of 2011—Automobile Insurance Policies, Effective July 15, 2011
SB 0441 (Caswell) Insurance; no-fault; proof of insurance reporting requirements for automobile insurance policies; provide for general amendments. Amends sec. 3101a of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3101a) & repeals sec. 3101b of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.3101b).

Public Act 90 of 2011—Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective July 15, 2011
SB 0422 (Kahn) Environmental protection; permits; various permit fees; extend sunset. Amends secs. 3104, 3118, 3120, 3122, 3306, 11135, 11153, 12103, 12109, 12112, 30104, 30109, 32312 & 32513 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.3104 et seq.).

Public Act 89 of 2011—Child Protection Law, Effective July 15, 2011
SB 0229 (Nofs) Children; protection; sharing of case-specific information related to child deaths while in state care; require. Amends sec. 7b of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.627b).

Public Act 88 of 2011—Public Health Code, MDPV Possession, Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4565 (Tyler) Crimes; controlled substances; possession of certain MDPV; prohibit, and establish penalties. Amends sec. 7212 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.7212).

Public Act 87 of 2011—The Code of Criminal Procedure, Sentencing Guidelines for Possession of Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine, Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4750 (Price) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of possessing excessive amount of ephedrine and pseudoephedrine; revise to reflect section renumbering. Amends sec. 13n, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.13n).

Public Act 86 of 2011—Public Health Code, Sale of Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine. Effective July 15, 2011
HB 4749 (Price) Health; pharmaceuticals; sale or possession of ephedrine and pseudoephedrine; prohibit under certain circumstances and require retailer to enter sale information into a statewide tracking system. Amends secs. 17766c, 17766e & 17766f of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17766c et seq.).

Public Act 85 of 2011—Public Health Code, Purchase of Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine, Effective July 15, 2011
SB 0350 (Nofs) Crimes; controlled substances; false identification used to purchase ephedrine and pseudoephedrine; prohibit, and provide penalties. Amends sec. 17766e of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17766e).

Public Act 84 of 2011—Public Health Code, Sale of Ephedrine and Pseudoephedrine, Effective July 15, 2011
SB 0333 (Proos) Health; pharmaceuticals; sale of pseudoephedrine; prohibit under certain circumstances and require retailer to enter sale information into a statewide tracking system. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101333.25211) by adding sec. 7340b.

Public Act 83 of 2011—Supplemental Appropriations for Fiscal Year 2010-2011, Effective July 13, 2011
SB 0138 (Kahn) Appropriations; zero budget; supplemental appropriations; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 82 of 2011—Commercial Rehabilitation Districts, Effective July 12, 2011
SB 0223 (Kowall) Economic development; commercial redevelopment; definition of qualified facility; expand certain restrictions. Amends secs. 2 & 8 of 2005 PA 210 (MCL 207.842 & 207.848).

Public Act 81 of 2011—Commercial Rehabilitation Districts, Effective July 12, 2011
HB 4759 (Tyler) Economic development; other; commercial rehabilitation act; modify definition of qualified facility. Amends sec. 2 of 2005 PA 210 (MCL 207.842).

Public Act 80 of 2011—Legal Employment and Protection of Minors, Effective July 12, 2011
HB 4727 (Goike) Labor; youth employment; waiver of work permit for minor performing work as unpaid volunteer for an agricultural fair or exhibition; provide for. Amends sec. 4 of 1978 PA 90 (MCL 409.104).

Public Act 79 of 2011—Farmland and Open Space Development Rights Agreement, Effective July 12, 2011
HB 4666 (LaFontaine) Land use; farmland and open space; expiration or relinquishment of development rights agreement; modify lien payment. Amends sec. 36111 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.36111).

Public Act 78 of 2011—Michigan Memorial Highway Act, Effective July 12, 2011
HB 4315 (Price) Highways; name; renaming a portion of US-31; designate as the "Medal of Honor Recipients Highway". Amends 2001 PA 142 (MCL 250.1001250.2080) by adding sec. 72.

Public Act 77 of 2011—Taxes on Certain Commercial, Business, and Financial Activities; Film Production Credits, Effective July 12, 2011
SB 0383 (Kowall) Michigan business tax; credits; qualified film production credits; modify credit amounts. Amends secs. 455, 457, & 459 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1455 et seq.).

Public Act 76 of 2011—Revenue Collection Duties, Effective July 12, 2011
SB 0028 (Hansen) Income tax; collections; use of credit cards as payment option for state taxes; allow. Amends sec. 19 of 1941 PA 122 (MCL 205.19).

Public Act 75 of 2011—Laws Relating to the Insurance and Surety Business, Effective July 12, 2011
SB 0024 (Schuitmaker) Insurance; other; payment of commissions or rebates to certain producers; permit. Amends sec. 1505 of 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.1505).

Public Act 74 of 2011—Registration of Vehicles, Specialty Armed Forces Plates, Effective July 12, 2011
HB 4359 (Huuki) Vehicles; registration plates; specialty armed forces plates; create for motorcycles and modify criteria displayed. Amends sec. 803i of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803i).

Public Act 73 of 2011—Registration of Vehicles, Specialty Military Service Plates, Effective July 12, 2011
SB 0214 (Emmons) Vehicles; registration plates; specialty military service plates; create for motorcycles. Amends sec. 803i of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803i).

Public Act 72 of 2011—Mortgage Loan Modification Negotiation Sunset Extension, Effective July 1, 2011
SB 0398 (Green) Civil procedure; foreclosure; mortgage loan modification negotiation program; extend sunset. Amends secs. 3204 & 3205e of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.3204 & 600.3205e).

Public Act 71 of 2011—Additional Public Revenue, Taxpayer as Materialperson, Effective June 28, 2011
SB 0118 (Green) Sales tax; other; provision regarding taxpayer as materialperson; revise to include other materials. Amends sec. 6 of 1933 PA 167 (MCL 205.56).

Public Act 70 of 2011—Child Abuse and Neglect, Effective June 28, 2011
SB 0228 (Emmons) Children; protection; access to documents referencing death of a child who was a ward of the state; allow. Amends sec. 7 of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.627).

Public Act 69 of 2011—Child Abuse and Neglect, Effective June 28, 2011
SB 0226 (Jansen) Children; protection; central repository pertaining to death of a child; create. Amends sec. 7b of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.627b).

Public Act 68 of 2011—Child Abuse and Neglect, Effective June 28, 2011
HB 4387 (O'Brien) Children; protection; sharing of case-specific information related to child deaths while in state care; require. Amends sec. 7b of 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.627b).

Public Act 67 of 2011—Child Abuse and Neglect, Effective June 28, 2011
HB 4385 (Hooker) Children; protection; notification to children's ombudsman regarding death of a child who was a ward of the state; require. Amends 1975 PA 238 (MCL 722.621722.638) by adding sec. 7k.

Public Act 66 of 2011—Registration of Vehicles, Effective January 1, 2012
SB 0104 (Kahn) Vehicles; registration plates; specialty plates for scouts; create. Amends sec. 811e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.811e) & adds sec. 811r.

Public Act 64 of 2011—Setting Aside the Conviction in Certain Criminal Cases, Effective June 23, 2011
SB 0159 (Jones) Criminal procedure; expunction; eligibility requirements for setting aside convictions; revise. Amends sec. 1 of 1965 PA 213 (MCL 780.621).

Public Act 63 of 2011—Omnibus Budget Appropriations Bill for 2011-2012, Effective June 21, 2011
HB 4526 (Moss) Appropriations; zero budget; omnibus budget appropriations bill; provide for. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 62 of 2011—School Aid Budget Appropriations Bill for 2011-2012, Effective June 21, 2011
HB 4325 (Moss) Appropriations; school aid; fiscal year 2011-2012 appropriations for school aid, higher education, and community colleges; provide for. Amends title & secs. 2, 6, 11, 11a, 11g, 11j, 11k, 11m, 15, 18, 20, 20d, 22a, 22b, 22d, 22e, 24, 24a, 24c, 26a, 26b, 31a, 31d, 31f, 32b, 32d, 32j, 39, 39a, 40, 51a, 51c, 51d, 53a, 54, 56, 61a, 62, 74, 81, 93, 94a, 98, 99, 104, 107, 109, 147 & 152a of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1602 et seq.); amends heading of art. I; adds secs. 12, 22f, 147a, 147b & arts. II, III & IV & repeals secs. 11d, 11p, 20j, 20k, 29, 32c, 41, 64, 65, 92, 99i, 99p, 158b & 166c of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1611d et seq.).

Public Act 61 of 2011—Minor Participation in Recreational Activity, Effective June 21, 2011
HB 4231 (Walsh) Torts; liability; waiver of claims of liability in connection with children's athletic and recreational activities; allow parent to sign. Amends 1998 PA 386 (MCL 700.1101700.8206) by adding sec. 5109.

Public Act 60 of 2011—Registration of Vehicles, Effective June 14, 2011
HB 4168 (O'Brien) Crimes; vehicle offenses; moving violations in a school bus zone; provide for increased penalties. Amends sec. 601b of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.601b).

Public Act 59 of 2011—Criminal Procedure, Moving Violation, Effective June 14, 2011
HB 4167 (McMillin) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for moving violation in a work zone causing death; include school bus zones. Amends sec. 12e, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.12e).

Public Act 58 of 2011—Availability of Certain Telecommunication Services, Effective June 14, 2011
HB 4314 (Horn) Communications; telecommunications; certain Michigan telecommunications act provisions; modify. Amends secs. 101, 102, 103, 201, 202, 205, 210, 213, 303, 304, 305, 305a, 305b, 309, 310a, 313, 315, 316, 353a, 401, 502 & 503 of 1991 PA 179 (MCL 484.2101 et seq.); adds sec. 305c & repeals secs. 301a, 306, 308, 309a, 309b, 311, 312, 314, 321, 362, 504 & 602 of 1991 PA 179 (MCL 484.2301a et seq.).

Public Act 57 of 2011—Population Requirements, Effective June 10, 2011
HB 4624 (Santana) Taxation; utility users; population requirements for eligibility; revise. Amends title & sec. 2 of 1990 PA 100 (MCL 141.1152).

Public Act 56 of 2011—Population Requirements, Effective June 10, 2011
HB 4623 (Nathan) Cities; income tax; population requirements for eligibility; revise. Amends secs. 3 & 3c, ch. 1 of 1964 PA 284 (MCL 141.503 & 141.503c).

Public Act 55 of 2011—Public Health, Volunteer License for Dentists, Effective June 8, 2011
HB 4389 (Stamas) Occupations; dentists; dentists practicing under special volunteer license; extend immunity from liability. Amends sec. 16185 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.16185).

Public Act 54 of 2011—Prohibit Strikes by Certain Public Employees, Effective June 8, 2011
HB 4152 (Knollenberg) Labor; collective bargaining; wages and benefits for certain public employees; freeze during contract negotiations. Amends 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.201423.217) by adding sec. 15b.

Public Act 53 of 2011—Medical Care to Poor, Swing-bed Services, Effective June 8, 2011
HB 4443 (Muxlow) Human services; medical services; medicaid payments for swing-bed services; revise reference to reflect elimination of state law regarding the federal program. Amends sec. 109 of 1939 PA 280 (MCL 400.109).

Public Act 52 of 2011—Medical Care to Poor, Swing-bed Services, Effective June 8, 2011
HB 4442 (Haines) Administrative procedure; rules; definition of rule; revise to reflect elimination of state law regarding federal swing-bed program. Amends sec. 7 of 1969 PA 306 (MCL 24.407).

Public Act 51 of 2011—Medical Care to Poor, Swing-bed Services, Effective June 8, 2011
HB 4441 (Foster) Health facilities; certificate of need; requirements applicable to hospitals providing extended care services through swing beds; eliminate requirement to transfer patient to other bed within a 50-mile radius, require a discharge plan, and provide other general amendments. Amends secs. 22208 & 22210 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.22208 & 333.22210).

Public Act 50 of 2011—Supplemental Appropriations for 2010-2011, Effective May 27, 2011
HB 4407 (Moss) Appropriations; zero budget; supplemental appropriations; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 49 of 2011—Supplemental Appropriations for 2010-2011, Effective May 27, 2011
HB 4291 (Moss) Appropriations; zero budget; supplemental appropriations; provide for fiscal year 2010-2011. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 48 of 2011—Elevator Contracting and Maintenance, Effective May 27, 2011
SB 0245 (Proos) Construction; other; construction standards for private residential incline elevator; apply to incline elevator for homeowner's association. Amends sec. 6 of 1967 PA 227 (MCL 408.806).

Public Act 47 of 2011—A Revenue Estimating Conference, Effective May 27, 2011
SB 0139 (Kahn) State financing and management; budget; revenue estimating conference; include additional variables and provide general amendments. Amends secs. 367b & 386 of 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1367b & 18.1386).

Public Act 46 of 2011—Registration of Vehicles, Effective May 26, 2011
SB 0102 (Pappageorge) Vehicles; registration plates; "Gold Star Family" registration plates; create. Amends sec. 803e of 1949 PA 300 (MCL 257.803e).

Public Act 45 of 2011—Judges Retirement System, Eliminating Tax Exemption for Pensions, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4484 (Gilbert) Retirement; judges; tax exemption for pensions; eliminate. Amends sec. 720 of 1992 PA 234 (MCL 38.2670).

Public Act 44 of 2011—Public Library Retirement System, Eliminating Tax Exemption for Pensions, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4483 (Gilbert) Retirement; other; tax exemption for pensions of city library employees; eliminate. Amends sec. 5 of 1927 PA 339 (MCL 38.705).

Public Act 43 of 2011—Legislative Retirement System, Eliminating Tax Exemption for Pensions, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4482 (Gilbert) Retirement; legislative; tax exemption for pensions; eliminate. Amends sec. 57 of 1957 PA 261 (MCL 38.1057).

Public Act 42 of 2011—Public School Employee Retirement System, Eliminating Tax Exemption for Pensions, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4481 (Gilbert) Retirement; public school employees; tax exemption for pensions; eliminate. Amends sec. 46 of 1980 PA 300 (MCL 38.1346).

Public Act 41 of 2011—State Employees Retirement System, Eliminating Tax Exemption for Pensions, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4480 (Gilbert) Retirement; state employees; tax exemption for pensions; eliminate. Amends sec. 40 of 1943 PA 240 (MCL 38.40).

Public Act 40 of 2011—Multistate Tax Compact Act, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4479 (Gilbert) Taxation; other; multistate tax compact; modify. Amends sec. 1 of 1969 PA 343 (MCL 205.581).

Public Act 39 of 2011—Michigan Business Tax Replacement, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4362 (Gilbert) Michigan business tax; replacement; option to claim certain certificated credits after enactment of a corporate income tax act; provide for. Amends secs. 107 & 117 of 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1107 & 208.1117); adds sec. 500 & repeals 2007 PA 36 (MCL 208.1101208.1601).

Public Act 38 of 2011—Corporate Income Tax, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4361 (Gilbert) Income tax; rate; general revisions and implementation of a corporate income tax; provide for. Amends title & secs. 2, 4, 6, 24, 26, 28, 30, 30f, 36, 51, 51a, 52, 91, 102, 103, 105, 110, 115, 132, 195, 201, 251, 255, 256, 265, 266, 270, 271, 278, 301, 311, 315, 322, 325, 351, 355, 365, 402, 408, 451, 455, 471, 475, 510, 512, 514, 520, 522, 526, 527a, 530 & 532 of 1967 PA 281 (MCL 206.2 et seq.); designates secs. 1 to 532 as pt. 1; adds sec. 421 & pt. 2 & repeals (See bill).

Public Act 37 of 2011—William Davidson Memorial Highway, Effective May 25, 2011
HB 4129 (Knollenberg) Highways; name; portion of M-24; designate as the "William Davidson memorial highway". Amends 2001 PA 142 (MCL 250.1001250.2080) by adding sec. 1078.

Public Act 36 of 2011—The Incorporation of Cities, Provisions Regarding Bonds, Effective May 25, 2011
SB 0318 (Hopgood) Cities; home rule; provision regarding financial recovery bonds; modify. Amends sec. 36a of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.36a).

Public Act 35 of 2011—Prohibition of Imposition of Certain Fees Upon Real Property Transfer, Effective May 24, 2011
HB 4228 (Rendon) Construction; contracts; capital recovery fees; prohibit for residential development. Creates new act.

Public Act 34 of 2011—Prohibition of Imposition of Certain Fees Upon Real Property Transfer, Effective May 24, 2011
HB 4227 (Opsommer) Construction; contracts; capital recovery fees; prohibit for nonresidential development. Creates new act.

Public Act 33 of 2011—Regulation of Occupations, Real Estate Broker, Effective May 24, 2011
HB 4113 (Jenkins) Occupations; real estate; requirement to display real estate broker's license and license of each salesperson employed in place of business; eliminate. Amends sec. 2506 of 1980 PA 299 (MCL 339.2506).

Public Act 32 of 2011—Family Division of Circuit Court, Adoption of Children, Effective May 24, 2011
HB 4381 (Kurtz) Children; adoption; department designee to consent to adoption; allow. Amends sec. 43, ch. X of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 710.43).

Public Act 31 of 2011—Family Division of Circuit Court, Adoption of Children, Effective May 24, 2011
SB 0220 (Emmons) Children; guardians; Michigan children's institute superintendent's designee to consent to guardianship; allow. Amends sec. 19c, ch. XIIA of 1939 PA 288 (MCL 712A.19c).

Public Act 30 of 2011—Michigan Children's Institute Creation, Michigan Social Welfare Commission, Effective May 24, 2011
HB 4382 (Rendon) Children; guardians; Michigan children's institute superintendent's consent authority; expand to include consent for guardianships. Amends sec. 9 of 1935 PA 220 (MCL 400.209).

Public Act 29 of 2011—Transportation Services Improvement and Maintenance, Effective May 17, 2011
HB 4004 (Kurtz) Transportation; railroads; certain segment of property formerly used for railway; exempt from divestiture provision. Amends sec. 10 of 1976 PA 295 (MCL 474.60).

Public Act 28 of 2011—Heirloom Birth Certificates, Effective May 16, 2011
HB 4258 (Lyons) Records; birth; heirloom birth certificates; create, allow for fee collection, and earmark revenue. Amends 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.1101333.25211) by adding sec. 2882a.

Public Act 27 of 2011—Alcoholic Beverage Traffic, Prohibition of Sunday Sale, Effective May 16, 2011
SB 0100 (Jones) Liquor; hours; municipalities to prohibit the sale of alcoholic liquor on Sunday morning or all day Sunday; allow. Amends secs. 1111, 1113 & 1114 of 1998 PA 58 (MCL 436.2111 et seq.).

Public Act 26 of 2011—Athletic Trainer License, Effective May 16, 2011
SB 0263 (Rocca) Occupations; athletic trainers; exemption from licensure for certain athletic trainers temporarily in this state; provide for. Amends sec. 17902 of 1978 PA 368 (MCL 333.17902).

Public Act 25 of 2011—An Act to Prohibit Strikes by Certain Public Employees, Effective May 11, 2011
HB 4135 (Durhal) Labor; public service labor disputes; membership of board of trustees of certain police and fire retirement systems; make a prohibited subject of bargaining. Amends sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

Public Act 24 of 2011—Downtown Development Authority Act, Effective April 28, 2011
HB 4248 (Huuki) Economic development; downtown development authorities; refinancing of certain qualified refunding obligations; allow. Amends sec. 1 of 1975 PA 197 (MCL 125.1651).

Public Act 23 of 2011—Conveyance of Real Property in Gladwin County, Effective April 28, 2011
SB 0141 (Moolenaar) Property; conveyances; restrictions regarding park use of land conveyed to city of Gladwin; modify. Creates land transfer act & repeals sec. 1 of 1983 PA 100.

Public Act 19 of 2011—Sex Offender Registration Act, Effective April 12, 2011
SB 0206 (Pavlov) Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of failing to register as a sex offender; revise. Amends sec. 11b, ch. XVII of 1927 PA 175 (MCL 777.11b).

Public Act 18 of 2011—Sex Offender Registration Act, Effective April 12, 2011
SB 0189 (Pavlov) Criminal procedure; sex offender registration; federal compliance with sex offenders registry; provide for. Amends secs. 6, 7, 8, 8c, 8d, 9 & 10 of 1994 PA 295 (MCL 28.726 et seq.); adds sec. 8a & repeals secs. 11 & 12 of 1994 PA 295 (MCL 28.731 & 28.732).

Public Act 17 of 2011—Sex Offender Registration Act, Effective April 12, 2011
SB 0188 (Jones) Criminal procedure; sex offender registration; federal compliance with sex offenders registry; provide for. Amends secs. 2, 3, 4, 4a, 5, 5a & 5b of 1994 PA 295 (MCL 28.722 et seq.) & adds sec. 3a.

Public Act 16 of 2011—Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund, Effective March 30, 2011
SB 0140 (Booher) Appropriations; supplemental; appropriation for Michigan natural resources trust fund; provide for fiscal year 2011. Creates appropriation act.

Public Act 15 of 2011—Shopping Reform and Modernization Act, Effective September 1, 2011
HB 4158 (Lyons) Trade; consumer goods and services; requirement for item pricing of consumer items; repeal. Creates new act & repeals 1976 PA 449 (MCL 445.351445.364).

Public Act 14 of 2011—Special Fraud Control Fund, Michigan Employment Security Act, Effective March 29, 2011
HB 4408 (Stamas) Employment security; administration; fraud control measures and benefit and extended benefit period adjustments; implement. Amends secs. 10, 15, 27, 54, 62 & 64 of 1936 (Ex Sess) PA 1 (MCL 421.10 et seq.).

Public Act 13 of 2011—Highway Advertising Act of 1972, Effective March 24, 2011
SB 0149 (Kahn) Highways; signs; existing sign structures; allow interim permits. Amends secs. 7a & 17 of 1972 PA 106 (MCL 252.307a & 252.317).

Public Act 12 of 2011—Personal Property Trust Perpetuities Act, Effective March 24, 2011
SB 0023 (Schuitmaker) Probate; trusts; personal property trust perpetuities act; limit application to certain property. Amends sec. 4 of 2008 PA 148 (MCL 554.94).

Public Act 11 of 2011—Uniform Statutory Rule Against Perpetuities, Effective March 24, 2011
SB 0022 (Schuitmaker) Probate; trusts; uniform statutory rule against perpetuities; revise to reflect limitation of the personal property trust perpetuities act to certain property. Amends sec. 5 of 1988 PA 418 (MCL 554.75).

Public Act 10 of 2011—Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Act, Effective March 24, 2011
SB 0020 (Jones) Labor; health and safety; promulgation of rules regarding workplace ergonomics; prohibit. Amends 1974 PA 154 (MCL 408.1001408.1094) by adding sec. 17.

Public Act 9 of 2011—Public Employee Relations Act, Effective Immediately
SB 0158 (Pavlov) Labor; collective bargaining; certain limitations on collective bargaining rights and certain provisions in public collective bargaining agreements; require. Amends title & sec. 15 of 1947 PA 336 (MCL 423.215).

Public Act 8 of 2011—Revised School Code, Effective Immediately
SB 0157 (Pavlov) Education; school districts; schools operated by school district with emergency manager; exempt from being placed under supervision of state school reform/redesign officer. Amends sec. 1280c of 1976 PA 451 (MCL 380.1280c).

Public Act 7 of 2011—Home Rule City Act, Effective March 16, 2011
HB 4218 (Pscholka) Cities; home rule; reference to local government and school district fiscal accountability act; provide for in the home rule city act. Amends sec. 36a of 1909 PA 279 (MCL 117.36a).

Public Act 6 of 2011—Michigan Election Law, Effective March 16, 2011
HB 4217 (Pscholka) Elections; recall; reference to local government and school district fiscal accountability act; provide for in the Michigan election law. Amends sec. 971 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.971).

Public Act 5 of 2011—Revised Municipal Finance Act, Effective March 16, 2011
HB 4216 (Pscholka) Local government; financing; reference to local government and school district fiscal accountability act; provide for in the revised municipal finance act. Amends sec. 303 of 2001 PA 34 (MCL 141.2303).

Public Act 4 of 2011—Local Government and School District Fiscal Accountability Act, Effective March 16, 2011
HB 4214 (Pscholka) Local government; other; local government and school district fiscal accountability act; create. Creates new act & repeals 1990 PA 72 (MCL 141.1201–141.1291).

Public Act 3 of 2011—Michigan Strategic Fund Act, Effective March 10, 2011
HB 4160 (Schmidt, W.) State financing and management; funds; distribution of 21st century jobs fund money into funding "Pure Michigan"; provide for. Amends sec. 88b of 1984 PA 270 (MCL 125.2088b).

Public Act 2 of 2011—Groundwater & Freshwater Protection, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective March 9, 2011
HB 4212 (Daley) Environmental protection; groundwater contamination; Michigan agriculture environmental assurance program (MAEAP); codify. Amends secs. 8702, 8703, 8704, 8705, 8706, 8707, 8708, 8709, 8710, 8713, 8714, 8715 & 8716 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.8702 et seq.) & adds sec. 8713a.

Public Act 1 of 2011—Groundwater & Freshwater Protection, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act, Effective March 9, 2011
SB 0122 (Hune) Environmental protection; groundwater contamination; incentives for verification under the Michigan agriculture environmental assurance program (MAEAP); provide for. Amends secs. 8801, 8802, 8805, 8806 & 8807 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.8801 et seq.) & adds sec. 3109d.

     

 

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