2012 House Bill 5688

House Roll Call 407: Passed

To authorize the creation of a Detroit streetlight authority with the power to borrow money to restore the city's streetlights, 70 percent of which are reportedly out. The bill requires passage of House Bill 5705, which would authorize earmarking Detroit utility tax revenue to pay off the new debt.

79 Yeas / 27 Nays
Republican (44 Yeas / 20 Nays)
Democrat (35 Yeas / 7 Nays)
Excused or Not Voting (4)