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2014 Senate Bill 890: Revise state adoption subsidies

Public Act 308 of 2014

Introduced by Sen. Bruce Caswell (R) on March 26, 2014
To revise details of a law that authorizes subsidies for parents who adopt a child, so as to accommodate an agreement that the state would provide higher subsidies if it turns out a particular child needs “extraordinary” care that incurs extraordinary expenses.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Families, Seniors & Human Services Committee on March 26, 2014
Reported in the Senate on May 8, 2014
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the House on June 12, 2014
Referred to the House Families, Children, and Seniors Committee on June 12, 2014
Reported in the House on October 2, 2014
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the Senate on October 2, 2014
Passed 38 to 0 in the Senate on October 2, 2014.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on October 9, 2014