Legislation watch
Mackinac Center for Public Policy
Capitol Building

2012 Senate Bill 1189: Revise government pension board detail

Public Act 492 of 2012

  1. Introduced by Sen. Mark Jansen (R) on June 14, 2012, to prohibit a local government pension board that has both elected and appointed members from imposing requirements on the elected members that don’t apply to the appointed ones.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on June 14, 2012.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 25, 2012, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on September 27, 2012.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on September 27, 2012.
    • Referred to the House Oversight, Reform, and Ethics Committee on September 27, 2012.
      • Reported in the House on November 27, 2012, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Greimel (D) on December 11, 2012, to link this bill to passage of House Bill 5360, which would prohibit legislators and statewide officeholders from applying for or receiving during his or her term a grant from the state that is unrelated to holding office. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Richard Hammel (D) on December 11, 2012, to link this bill to passage of House Bill 5361, which would establish comprehensive ethics standards and conflict of interest regulations for executive branch officials and employees. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Greimel (D) on December 11, 2012, to link passage of this bill to House Bill 4461, which would require politicians to file personal financial disclosure statements. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Richard Hammel (D) on December 11, 2012, to link this bill to passage of House Bill 4520, which would allow no-reason absentee voting. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012.
  4. Passed 108 to 0 in the House on December 12, 2012, to prohibit a local government pension board that has both elected and appointed members from imposing requirements on the elected members that don’t apply to the appointed ones.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 27, 2012.

Comments