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2016 House Bill 5484: Authorize “hunters pink” alongside “hunter’s orange" for safety

Public Act 377 of 2016

Introduced by Rep. Lisa Lyons (R) on March 17, 2016 To revise the law that requires hunters in the field to wear some “hunters orange” apparel for safety purposes, to also permit wearing some high-visibility “hunters pink” for this purpose.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Natural Resources Committee on March 17, 2016
Reported in the House on May 3, 2016 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Pam Faris (D) on June 2, 2016
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on June 2, 2016
Passed 78 to 30 in the House on June 2, 2016.
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To revise the law that requires hunters in the field to wear some “hunters orange” apparel for safety purposes, to also permit wearing some high-visibility “hunters pink” for this purpose. However, this would first require the state Natural Resource Commission to determine that hunter pink is as effective as hunter orange for enhancing safety in the field.
Received in the Senate on June 7, 2016
Referred to the Senate Outdoor Recreation & Tourism Committee on June 7, 2016
Reported in the Senate on December 1, 2016 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 36 to 1 in the Senate on December 8, 2016.
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(same description)
To revise the law that requires hunters in the field to wear some “hunters orange” apparel for safety purposes, to also permit wearing some high-visibility “hunters pink” for this purpose. However, this would first require the state Natural Resource Commission to determine that hunter pink is as effective as hunter orange for enhancing safety in the field.
Received in the House on December 8, 2016
Passed 81 to 27 in the House on December 13, 2016.
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To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 21, 2016

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