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Public Policy Bill Position Detail
Session: 2011-2012
Bill: HB4647
Sponsor: Heise, Kurt
Title: Expert Witness Testimony via Video Communication Equipment

Civil procedure; evidence; expert witness testimony; allow to be presented by video communication equipment. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding sec. 2164a.


    State Bar of Michigan
    Support the concept but request the changes be made in court rule. (Position adopted by roll call vote. Commissioners voting in favor of the position: Anderson, Barnes, Brake, Buchanan, Buiteweg, Costello, Cunningham, Einhorn, Erhart, Escobedo, Fershtman, Gobbo, Haroutunian, Kallman, McGinnis, D., McGinnis, M., Niforos, Nolan, Olsman, Perkins, Riordan, Robinson, Rockwell, Rombach, Siriani, Strong Marks, Sullivan, Thomas, Warnez, Jenkins. Commissioners abstaining: Courtade, Radke.) : View Position PDF

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