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2009 House Bill 4248: Allow "double dipping" for corrections pensioners

Public Act 54 of 2010

  1. Introduced by Rep. Alma Smith (D) on February 11, 2009, to allow "retired" state prison health care employees to collect a pension while also getting paid to do Corrections work if the job is temporary, paid on a per-diem basis, and has no (additional) benefits.
    • Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on February 11, 2009.
    • Reported in the House on March 4, 2009, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 98 to 6 in the House on March 5, 2009.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the Senate on March 10, 2009.
    • Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on March 10, 2009.
      • Reported in the Senate on March 11, 2010, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
    • Substitute offered in the Senate on March 16, 2010, 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 Senate on March 16, 2010.
  4. Passed 37 to 1 in the Senate on March 17, 2010, to allow "retired" state prison health care employees to collect a pension while also getting paid to do Corrections work if the job is temporary, paid on a per-diem basis, and has no (additional) benefits.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  5. Received in the House on March 17, 2010.
  6. Passed 100 to 7 in the House on April 13, 2010, to concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  7. Signed by Gov. Jennifer Granholm on April 22, 2010.

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