Substitute offered by Sen. Liz Brater (D) on December 19, 2008, to replace the previous version of the bill with one that would authorize the establishment of watershed management districts. The substitute failed 14 to 21 in the Senate on December 19, 2008.
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The vote was 14 in favor, 21 against, and 3 not voting.
(Senate Roll Call 926 at Senate Journal 94)
|Anderson (D)||Brater (D)||Cherry (D)||Clark-Coleman (D)||Clarke (D)|
|Hunter (D)||Olshove (D)||Prusi (D)||Schauer (D)||Scott (D)|
|Switalski (D)||Thomas (D)||Whitmer (D)|
|Barcia (D)||Gleason (D)||Jacobs (D)|
|Allen (R)||Birkholz (R)||Bishop (R)||Brown (R)||Cassis (R)|
|Cropsey (R)||Garcia (R)||George (R)||Gilbert (R)||Hardiman (R)|
|Jansen (R)||Kahn (R)||McManus (R)||Pappageorge (R)||Richardville (R)|
|Sanborn (R)||Stamas (R)||Van Woerkom (R)|
SENATE LEGISLATORS WHO DID NOT VOTE
|Basham (D)||Kuipers (R)||Patterson (R)|
SENATE LEGISLATORS ALL VOTES
|n Allen (R)||Y Anderson (D)||n Barcia (D)||- Basham (D)||n Birkholz (R)|
|n Bishop (R)||Y Brater (D)||n Brown (R)||n Cassis (R)||Y Cherry (D)|
|Y Clark-Coleman (D)||Y Clarke (D)||n Cropsey (R)||n Garcia (R)||n George (R)|
|n Gilbert (R)||n Gleason (D)||n Hardiman (R)||Y Hunter (D)||n Jacobs (D)|
|n Jansen (R)||Y Jelinek (R)||n Kahn (R)||- Kuipers (R)||n McManus (R)|
|Y Olshove (D)||n Pappageorge (R)||- Patterson (R)||Y Prusi (D)||n Richardville (R)|
|n Sanborn (R)||Y Schauer (D)||Y Scott (D)||n Stamas (R)||Y Switalski (D)|
|Y Thomas (D)||n Van Woerkom (R)||Y Whitmer (D)|
Senate Roll Call 926 on The substitute
There is a move to discharge this bill from the Senate Ag Committee where it has languished for a year and a half. This could be lame duck mischief that is more than a doubling of drain taxes. It is a new definition of who pays and for what. Citizens pay without a vote, of course.
2) Doubled taxation by Anonymous Citizen on August 8, 2007
3) Easy one. by Anonymous Citizen on May 5, 2007
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