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2009 Senate Joint Resolution N: Reduce pay of absent legislators
Introduced by Sen. Gretchen Whitmer D- on October 28, 2009
To place before voters in the next general election a Constitutional amendment to reduce the pay of members who have unexcused absences on session days. The measure does not specify what constitutes a legitimate excuse and does not specify the size of the pay reduction. Note: This web site contains a Missed Votes Report that shows the number of roll call votes missed by each current legislator, and a link to a list of the particular votes. The missed votes for past legislators can be looked up on the advanced searches page.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Campaign & Election Oversight Committee on October 28, 2009