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2013 House Bill 5020: Eliminate sunset on “sobriety court interlock project”

Public Act 226 of 2013

Introduced by Rep. Nancy Jenkins (R) on October 1, 2013 To make permanent the “sobriety court interlock project” pilot program authorized by a 2010 law intended to “reduce recidivism among alcohol offenders”.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on October 1, 2013
Reported in the House on October 17, 2013 Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 108 to 0 in the House on October 30, 2013 (same description)
To make permanent the “sobriety court interlock project” pilot program authorized by a 2010 law intended to “reduce recidivism among alcohol offenders”.
Received in the Senate on October 31, 2013
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on October 31, 2013
Reported in the Senate on November 7, 2013 With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on December 11, 2013 To adopt a version of the bill that extends the sunset for one year, but then makes the project in effect permanent.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on December 11, 2013
Passed 37 to 0 in the Senate on December 12, 2013 To make permanent the “sobriety court interlock project” pilot program authorized by a 2010 law intended to “reduce recidivism among alcohol offenders”.
Received in the House on December 12, 2013
Passed 109 to 0 in the House on December 12, 2013 To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 21, 2013

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