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2012 House Bill 5391: Authorize bus driver background checks and fingerprinting

Public Act 341 of 2012

Introduced by Rep. Matt Huuki (R) on February 9, 2012 To allow municipal transit agencies, or commercial bus services, to fingerprint and run criminal background checks on prospective bus drivers.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Transportation Committee on February 9, 2012
Reported in the House on June 6, 2012 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on September 12, 2012
The substitute failed by voice vote in the House on September 12, 2012
Substitute offered by Rep. Paul Opsommer (R) on September 12, 2012 To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on September 12, 2012
Passed 108 to 0 in the House on September 12, 2012 (same description)
To allow municipal transit agencies, or commercial bus services, to fingerprint and run criminal background checks on prospective bus drivers.
Received in the Senate on September 13, 2012
Referred to the Senate Transportation Committee on September 13, 2012
Reported in the Senate on September 27, 2012 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on September 27, 2012
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on September 27, 2012
Passed 35 to 0 in the Senate on September 27, 2012 (same description)
To allow municipal transit agencies, or commercial bus services, to fingerprint and run criminal background checks on prospective bus drivers.
Received in the House on September 27, 2012
Passed 107 to 0 in the House on September 27, 2012 To concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on October 16, 2012

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