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2018 House Bill 5578: Appropriations: “Omnibus” budget
Introduced by Rep. Laura Cox (R) on February 14, 2018
To provide a “template” or “place holder” for a Fiscal Year 2018-2019 “Omnibus” budget funding all state departments. This bill contains no appropriations, but may be amended at a later date to include them.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on February 14, 2018
Reported in the House on April 19, 2018
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Fred Durhal, III (D) on April 24, 2018
To reallocate some federal road tax dollars to local and county road agencies.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Yousef Rabhi (D) on April 24, 2018
To spend $8 million to deliver bottled water to Flint residents.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Fred Durhal, III (D) on April 24, 2018
To increase state revenue sharing payments to counties, and increase "supplemental" revenue sharing payments to certain cities, villages and townships.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Steven Johnson (R) on April 24, 2018
To ban state agencies from allocating any funds to a hospital or other entity that performs more than 120 elective abortions per year.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Sylvia Santana (D) on April 24, 2018
To increase state spending on welfare-related preschool programs, raise the eligibility income cap for certain of these programs, and revise the allocation of funding to full-day and half-day programs.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Yousef Rabhi (D) on April 24, 2018
To increase spending on various state environmental programs and enforcement activities.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. David LaGrand (D) on April 24, 2018
To require the state Attorney General department to make additional disclosures regarding spending and hiring practices that are generally aimed at detecting partisan influence in hiring and other decisions.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Sheldon Neeley (D) on April 24, 2018
To spend more on giving bottled water and water filters to Flint residents.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Darrin Camilleri (D) on April 24, 2018
To reallocate $13 million transportation dollars to rail overpass projects.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Phil Phelps (D) on April 24, 2018
To give $2 million to a certain city identified by current population to buy police and fire equipment.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Phil Phelps (D) on April 24, 2018
To spend $375,000 on a Flint surface water study.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Yousef Rabhi (D) on April 24, 2018
To spend more on environmental cleanups and hire more people for this.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Scott Dianda (D) on April 24, 2018
To give an extra $711,400 to a particular organization contracted by a small county identified only by population to provide job training and career planning programs.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Rob VerHeulen (R) on April 24, 2018
To increase spending on a program that delivers direct and indirect subsidies to new businesses.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Larry Inman (R) on April 24, 2018
To increase the amount proposed for tourism marketing spending (the "Pure Michigan" program) by $2.5 million, from $32.5 million to $35 million.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Daire Rendon (R) on April 24, 2018
To restrict spending money on family planning or reproductive health services where the local or state agency contracts with an entity that provides abortions or abortion referrals.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. John Bizon (R) on April 24, 2018
To allocate $2.5 million to a county veteran services fund.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Laura Cox (R) on April 24, 2018
To eliminate funding for a "Michigan community service commission".
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Amendment offered by Rep. Henry Yanez (D) on April 24, 2018
To add $2.5 million for Medicaid mental health programs.
The amendment failed by voice vote in the House on April 24, 2018
Passed 66 to 41 in the House on April 24, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
The House version of an “omnibus” non-education state government budget for the fiscal year that begins on Oct. 1, 2018. This would appropriate $39.792 billion, compared to $38.786 billion authorized the year before. Of this amount, $19.629 billion is federal money, and $20.163 billion comes from state taxpayers. The House education budget (including K-12, community colleges and state universities) is in House Bill 5579 and proposes spending another $16.881 billion.
All told, the House proposes spending $56.673 billion next year, vs. $53.667 billion originally approved for the current year.
Received in the Senate on April 26, 2018
Referred to the Senate on April 26, 2018
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on June 12, 2018

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