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2011 Senate Bill 789: Authorize temporary administrative law drug bans

Public Act 182 of 2012

  1. Introduced by Sen. Rick Jones (R) on November 1, 2011, to give a state agency the power to temporarily ban a drug they say poses an “imminent threat,” even though the legislature has not voted for a new law banning the drug.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on November 1, 2011.
      • Reported in the Senate on November 9, 2011, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 36 to 0 in the Senate on December 1, 2011.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on December 1, 2011.
    • Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on December 1, 2011.
      • Reported in the House on March 15, 2012, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Substitute offered by Rep. John Walsh (R) on June 7, 2012, to replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on June 7, 2012.
  4. Passed 107 to 0 in the House on June 7, 2012, to give a state agency the power to temporarily ban a drug they say poses an “imminent threat,” even though the legislature has not voted for a new law banning the drug.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the Senate on June 12, 2012.
  6. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 12, 2012, to concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  7. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 19, 2012.

Comments

Re: 2011 Senate Bill 789 (Authorize temporary administrative law drug bans )  by waltduro on November 10, 2011 

 Dangerous Idea. Should not even be considered.



2011 Senate Bill 789 (Authorize temporary administrative law drug bans )  by admin on November 10, 2011 
Introduced in the Senate on November 1, 2011

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