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2013 House Bill 4307: Revise county commission vacancy detail

Public Act 84 of 2013

Introduced by Rep. Lisa Lyons (R) on February 21, 2013 To eliminate a requirement that a special election must be held when a county commissioner vacancy occurs during an odd numbered year.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Elections and Ethics Committee on February 21, 2013
Reported in the House on March 5, 2013 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Adam Zemke (D) on March 12, 2013
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 12, 2013
Passed 75 to 35 in the House on March 14, 2013 (same description)
To eliminate a requirement that a special election must be held when a county commissioner vacancy occurs during an odd numbered year.
Received in the Senate on March 19, 2013
Referred to the Senate Local Government & Elections Committee on March 19, 2013
Reported in the Senate on May 23, 2013 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. Joe Hune (R) on June 19, 2013 To establish that a special election already scheduled for August 2013 will still take place even if this bill becomes law.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 19, 2013
Passed 26 to 12 in the Senate on June 19, 2013 (same description)
To eliminate a requirement that a special election must be held when a county commissioner vacancy occurs during an odd numbered year.
Received in the House on June 19, 2013
Passed 75 to 33 in the House on June 20, 2013 To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 27, 2013

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