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2009 Senate Bill 142: Establish electrician license reciprocity
  1. Introduced by Sen. Mark Jansen (R) on January 29, 2009, to establish electrician license reciprocity with states that have licensure requirements comparable to Michigan’s.
    • Referred to the Senate Economic Development and Regulatory Reform Committee on January 29, 2009.
      • Reported in the Senate on May 19, 2009, with the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on May 27, 2009, to replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance of the bill as previously described. The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 27, 2009.
    • Amendment offered by Sen. Randy Richardville (R) on June 4, 2009, to specify that the bill would only apply to states that have licensure categories and provisions very similar to Michigan's. The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on June 4, 2009.
  2. Passed 21 to 16 in the Senate on June 4, 2009.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on June 4, 2009.
    • Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on June 4, 2009.