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2013 House Bill 5125: Revise judgeships

Public Act 60 of 2014

Introduced by Rep. Kurt Heise (R) on October 31, 2013 To consolidate and revise the number of judgeships in several district courts around the state.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on October 31, 2013
Reported in the House on November 14, 2013 With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on December 4, 2013
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Kelly (R) on December 4, 2013 To strip-out a provision consolidating judgeships in Saginaw County.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Joseph Graves (R) on December 4, 2013 To strip-out a provision consolidating judgeships in Genesee County.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Joseph Graves (R) on December 4, 2013 To add procedural obstacles to a provision consolidating judgeships in Genesee County.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Joseph Graves (R) on December 4, 2013 To add procedural obstacles to a provision consolidating judgeships in Genesee County.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Stacy Erwin Oakes (D) on December 4, 2013 To reduce the number of judges in Saginaw County by one fewer than the substitute version of this bill proposes.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Amendment offered by Rep. Joseph Graves (R) on December 4, 2013 To add procedural obstacles to a provision consolidating judgeships in Genesee County.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on December 4, 2013
Passed 75 to 35 in the House on December 5, 2013 (same description)
To consolidate and revise the number of judgeships in several district courts around the state.
Received in the Senate on December 10, 2013
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on December 10, 2013
Reported in the Senate on February 13, 2014 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on March 19, 2014
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on March 19, 2014
Passed 27 to 11 in the Senate on March 19, 2014 (same description)
To consolidate and revise the number of judgeships in several district courts around the state.
Received in the House on March 19, 2014
Amendment offered by Rep. Stacy Erwin Oakes (D) on March 20, 2014
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on March 20, 2014
Passed 72 to 38 in the House on March 20, 2014
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on March 26, 2014

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