Introduced in the House on March 23, 2011, to no longer exempt public school employee pension income from the state income tax, as proposed by Gov. Rick Snyder as part of a plan to reduce the state business tax. Under current law, government employee pensions are completely exempt, and private sector retiree pension is exempt up to $45,120 on a single return and $90,240 on joint returns
The vote was 56 in favor, 50 opposed and 4 not voting
(House Roll Call 92 at House Journal 0)Click here to view bill details.