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2013 Senate Bill 221: Increase sex offender registry fees

Public Act 149 of 2013

  1. Introduced by Sen. Rick Jones (R) on February 26, 2013, to require individuals on the public sex offender registry to pay $50 each year, rather than just a one-time $50 fee.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on February 26, 2013.
      • Reported in the Senate on March 13, 2013, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on May 1, 2013. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 1, 2013.
  2. Passed 33 to 2 in the Senate on May 2, 2013.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on May 2, 2013.
    • Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on May 2, 2013.
      • Reported in the House on June 5, 2013, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on October 17, 2013, to move back the date the bill goes into effect from January 2014 to April. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on October 17, 2013.
    • Amendment offered by Rep. Joseph Haveman (R) on October 17, 2013, to cap the total payments an individual would have to make at $550, and make provisions for prepayments. The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on October 17, 2013.
  4. Passed 103 to 5 in the House on October 22, 2013, to require individuals on the public sex offender registry to pay $50 each year, rather than just a one-time $50 fee.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the Senate on October 23, 2013.
  6. Passed 34 to 2 in the Senate on October 24, 2013, to concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  7. Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on November 5, 2013.

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