THREE (3) HOUSE BILLS NEEDING TO BE MOVED OUT OF COMMITTEE March 14, 2013
Education Committee: (Republicans): Lisa Lyons (Chair) firstname.lastname@example.org Ray Franz email@example.com Hugh Crawford firstname.lastname@example.org Kevin Daley email@example.com Bob Genetski firstname.lastname@example.org Pete Lund email@example.com Tom McMillin firstname.lastname@example.org Tom Hooker email@example.com Bradford Jacobsen firstname.lastname@example.org Amanda Price email@example.com Ken Yonker firstname.lastname@example.org (Democrats): Ellen Lipton email@example.com David Knezek firstname.lastname@example.org Winnie Brinks email@example.com Thomas Stallworth firstname.lastname@example.org Collene Lamonte email@example.com Theresa Abed firstname.lastname@example.org Ben Cook, Clerk 517-373-2002 1. Representative Tom McMillin’s House Bill 4276 to end Common Core in Michigan has been referred to the Education Committee above. Please urge these committee members to move this bill out of committee and on to the House for a full vote. 2. Representative Greg MacMaster’s House Bill 4098 to allow certain teachers, administrators, and employees to carry concealed pistols in schools and on school property has been referred to the Education Committee above. Please urge these committee members to move this bill out of committee and on to the House for a full vote. Judiciary Committee: (Republicans) Kevin Cotter (Chair) email@example.com Klint Kesto firstname.lastname@example.org Kurt Heise email@example.com Brad Jacobsen firstname.lastname@example.org Joel Johnson email@example.com Andrea LaFontaine firstname.lastname@example.org Tom Leonard email@example.com (Democrats) Phil Cavanagh firstname.lastname@example.org Ellen Lipton email@example.com Jeff Irwin firstname.lastname@example.org Paul Clemente email@example.com Angie Lake, Clerk 517-373-5795 1. Representative Mike Shirkey has introduced House Bill 4308 which would eliminate registration of pistols. It has been referred to the above House Judiciary Committee. Please urge these committee members to move this bill out of committee and on to the House for a full vote.
H.B. 4111 HEALTH CARE EXCHANGE - CURRENTLY IN THE MICHIGAN SENATE Just in today, 3/14/13, from Jack Hoogendyk (January’s speaker at Lenawee 9.12 Forum) regarding H.B. 4111 - votes are not there in the Republican caucus to pass H.B. 4111, but Governor Snyder would like to see the bill passed by “spring break,“ which means they have until next Thursday, March 21 to get the bill out of the Senate and on to the Governor’s desk. Please contact the following to say NO HEALTH CARE EXCHANGE IN MICHIGAN: Senator Bruce Caswell firstname.lastname@example.org or 517-373-5932 Senate Majority Leader Randy Richardville email@example.com (866-556-7917) Governor Rick Snyder Rick.Snyder@michigan.gov (517)373-3400