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2012 House Bill 5881: Allow pension double-dipping by some “retired” prison workers

Public Act 432 of 2012

  1. Introduced by Rep. Joseph Haveman (R) on September 11, 2012, to allow retired prison employees to simultaneously collect pension benefits and a paycheck for going back to work in a prison, if the person is paid on a per-diem basis for a limited term, with no (additional) benefits, and for less than 1,040 hours annually (the equivalent of 26 40-hour weeks).
    • Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on September 11, 2012.
      • Reported in the House on November 29, 2012, with the recommendation that the substitute (H-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the House on November 29, 2012. The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on November 29, 2012.
  2. Passed 58 to 48 in the House on November 29, 2012.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on December 4, 2012.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on December 4, 2012.
      • Reported in the Senate on December 11, 2012, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  4. Passed 24 to 14 in the Senate on December 13, 2012, to allow retired prison employees to simultaneously collect pension benefits and a paycheck for going back to work in a prison, if the person is paid on a per-diem basis for a limited term, with no (additional) benefits, and for less than 1,040 hours annually (the equivalent of 26 40-hour weeks).
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 20, 2012.

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2012 House Bill 5881 (Allow pension double-dipping by some “retired” prison workers )  by admin on September 24, 2012 
Introduced in the House on September 11, 2012

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