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2021 House Bill 4451: Expand remote driver license testing

Public Act 45 of 2022

Introduced by Rep. Gary Howell (R) on March 9, 2021
To empower the Secretary of State to appoint “duly authorized representatives” as examining officers for the purpose of examining applicants for drivers licenses (meaning administering a written test, vision test and road signs test). Current law specifies this may be done by law enforcement personnel and appointees, and by Secretary of State employees. This is said to facilitate remote license renewals.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Transportation Committee on March 9, 2021
Reported in the House on May 18, 2021
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on June 3, 2021
Referred to the Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on June 3, 2021
Reported in the Senate on March 3, 2022
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on March 10, 2022
To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on March 23, 2022