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2013 House Bill 5070: Authorize penalties on rental property “squatters” (Senate Roll Call 431)
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Passed 32 to 6 in the Senate on June 11, 2014, to authorize criminal penalties for a “squatter” who illegally occupies a residence, including up to five years in prison and a $10,000 fine for second and subsequent violations. “Squatter” is defined by the bill as someone who “at any time during that period of occupancy, occupied the property with the owner's consent for an agreed-upon consideration” but not a “guest or a family member of the owner or a tenant”.
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The vote was 32 in favor, 6 against, and 0 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 431)

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Democrat
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12 total votes
Republican
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26 total votes

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Authorize penalties on rental property “squatters”

IN FAVOR

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Ananich (D)Gregory (D)Hopgood (D)Hunter (D)Smith (D)
Warren (D)    

SENATE REPUBLICANS

Booher (R)Brandenburg (R)Casperson (R)Caswell (R)Colbeck (R)
Emmons (R)Green (R)Hansen (R)Hildenbrand (R)Hune (R)
Jansen (R)Jones (R)Kahn (R)Kowall (R)Marleau (R)
Meekhof (R)Moolenaar (R)Nofs (R)Pappageorge (R)Pavlov (R)
Proos (R)Richardville (R)Robertson (R)Rocca (R)Schuitmaker (R)
Walker (R)    


AGAINST

SENATE DEMOCRATS

Anderson (D)Bieda (D)Hood (D)Johnson (D)Whitmer (D)
Young (D)    

SENATE REPUBLICANS
none




SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES

Y    Ananich (D)  n  Anderson (D)  n  Bieda (D)Y    Booher (R)Y    Brandenburg (R)
Y    Casperson (R)Y    Caswell (R)Y    Colbeck (R)Y    Emmons (R)Y    Green (R)
Y    Gregory (D)Y    Hansen (R)Y    Hildenbrand (R)  n  Hood (D)Y    Hopgood (D)
Y    Hune (R)Y    Hunter (D)Y    Jansen (R)  n  Johnson (D)Y    Jones (R)
Y    Kahn (R)Y    Kowall (R)Y    Marleau (R)Y    Meekhof (R)Y    Moolenaar (R)
Y    Nofs (R)Y    Pappageorge (R)Y    Pavlov (R)Y    Proos (R)Y    Richardville (R)
Y    Robertson (R)Y    Rocca (R)Y    Schuitmaker (R)Y    Smith (D)Y    Walker (R)
Y    Warren (D)  n  Whitmer (D)  n  Young (D)  

Senate Roll Call 431 on 2013 House Bill 5070

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