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2015 House Bill 4248: Repeal archaic laws

Public Act 210 of 2015

Introduced by Rep. Chris Afendoulis (R) on February 26, 2015
To repeal statutes that ban posting “reproachful or contemptuous language for not fighting a duel;” or using “indecent, immoral, obscene, vulgar or insulting language in the presence or hearing of any woman or child; or leaving an abandoned refrigerator or other container where a child could crawl in and suffocate; or singing and playing the Star Spangled Banner in an entertainment venue as part of a medley. This is part of an archaic laws package comprised of House Bills 4247 to 4252.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Criminal Justice Committee on February 26, 2015
Reported in the House on June 16, 2015
Wth the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the Senate on September 9, 2015
Referred to the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 9, 2015
Reported in the Senate on September 29, 2015
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 15, 2015

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