Introduced by Rep. Joseph Haveman (R) on November 28, 2011, to allow the state to enter a contract to house adult prisoners at the former Michigan youth correctional facility in Baldwin, a privately owned and managed prison whose previous contract with the state was revoked by Gov. Jennifer Granholm in 2005. Full Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on November 28, 2011.
Reported in the House on December 14, 2011, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.