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2011 Senate Bill 21: Require state agencies provide spending plans

Public Act 535 of 2012

Introduced by Sen. Tonya Schuitmaker (R) on January 19, 2011
To require the state to post online a free searchable database containing the details of all agency purchases, contracts and grants.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on January 19, 2011
Reported in the Senate on February 14, 2012
With the recommendation that the bill be referred to the Committee on Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing.
Referred to the Senate Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing Committee on February 14, 2012
Reported in the Senate on April 26, 2012
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-3) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the Senate on May 3, 2012
To adopt a version of the bill that does NOT require state agencies to post detailed spending information online, but which instead requires them to submit "vision statements" (and some slightly more concrete planning tools and "metrics") as part of the annual budget process.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 3, 2012
To require state agencies to submit to the governor a "strategic mission, vision, goals, and a balanced scorecard" for purposes of developing their next budget. The "scorecard" would have to include metrics for "customer service" and other specified items.
Received in the House on May 3, 2012
Referred to the House Oversight, Reform, and Ethics Committee on May 3, 2012
Reported in the House on December 4, 2012
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Greimel (D) on December 11, 2012
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 4461, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 4461 would require candidates for state offices and many local offices to file personal financial disclosure statements.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012
Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Greimel (D) on December 11, 2012
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 4520, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 4520 would eliminate the requirement that a person give a specific reason for requesting an absentee ballot.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012
Amendment offered by Rep. Tim Greimel (D) on December 11, 2012
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 5360, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 5360 would prohibit legislators and statewide officeholders from applying for or receiving during his or her term a grant from the state that is unrelated to holding office.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012
Amendment offered by Rep. Richard Hammel (D) on December 11, 2012
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 5361, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 5361 would establish comprehensive ethics standards and conflict of interest regulations for executive branch officials and employees.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on December 11, 2012
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on January 2, 2013

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