Legislation watch
Mackinac Center for Public Policy
Capitol Building

2013 Senate Bill 126: Appropriations: Supplemental budget

Public Act 129 of 2013

  1. Introduced by Sen. Roger Kahn (R) on January 31, 2013, to provide a template or "place holder" for a potential supplemental multidepartment appropriation for Fiscal Year 2012-2013. This bill contains no appropriations, but may be amended at a later date to include them.
    • Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on January 31, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 19, 2013, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on September 19, 2013. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on September 19, 2013.
    • Amendment offered by Sen. Gretchen Whitmer (D) on September 19, 2013, to repeal a provision of the current state budget that prohibits spending money to implement a “common core standards” curriculum promoted an entity associated with the National Governors Association and the Council of Chief State School Officers. The amendment failed 11 to 25 in the Senate on September 19, 2013.
      Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

    • Amendment offered by Sen. Morris Hood, III (D) on September 19, 2013, to spend $340,000 on a "pre-college engineering" program in Detroit and Grand Rapids high schools. This spending was line-item vetoed by Gov. Rick Snyder in the 2013-2014 budget. The amendment failed 12 to 24 in the Senate on September 19, 2013.
      Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  2. Passed 36 to 0 in the Senate on September 19, 2013, to appropriate $747,300 for a dock renovation project at Port Austin State Harbor in Huron County, and revise details of other previously-appropriated money and projects.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on September 19, 2013.
    • Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on September 19, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on September 25, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Rudy Hobbs (D) on September 25, 2013, to spend $340,000 on a "pre-college engineering" program in Detroit and Grand Rapids high schools. This spending was line-item vetoed by Gov. Rick Snyder in the 2013-2014 budget. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on September 25, 2013.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Sarah Roberts (D) on September 25, 2013, to prohibit the Department of Corrections from privatizing food service unless the legislature explicitly votes to approve it. The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on September 25, 2013.
  4. Passed 104 to 2 in the House on September 26, 2013, to appropriate $747,300 for a dock renovation project at Port Austin State Harbor in Huron County, and revise details of other previously-appropriated money and projects.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on October 8, 2013.

Comments