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2012 House Bill 5611: Allow alcohol at 2013 NHL “Winter Classic” in Michigan Stadium

Public Act 212 of 2012

  1. Introduced by Rep. Mark Ouimet (R) on May 9, 2012, to allow the sale of alcohol at the 2013 National Hockey League “Winter Classic” game between the Detroit Red Wings and the Toronto Maple Leafs at the University of Michigan football stadium in Ann Arbor.
    • Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on May 9, 2012.
      • Reported in the House on May 23, 2012, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 105 to 3 in the House on May 24, 2012, to allow the sale of alcohol at the Jan. 1, 2013 National Hockey League “Winter Classic” game to be held in the University of Michigan football stadium in Ann Arbor. The nationally televised hockey game will be between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on May 29, 2012.
    • Referred to the Senate Regulatory Reform Committee on May 29, 2012.
      • Reported in the Senate on June 5, 2012, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on June 12, 2012. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 12, 2012.
  4. Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on June 13, 2012, to allow the sale of alcohol at the Jan. 1, 2013 National Hockey League “Winter Classic” game to be held in the University of Michigan football stadium in Ann Arbor. The nationally televised hockey game will be between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the House on June 13, 2012.
  6. Passed 106 to 4 in the House on June 14, 2012, to concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  7. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 26, 2012.

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