Introduced by Sen. Mark Jansen (R) on February 25, 2010
To establish that a person whose private employment compensation comes from a direct or indirect government subsidy is not considered a government employee, and so is not subject be being inducted into a government employee union. This would apply to the home day care providers who are the subject of a Mackinac Center lawsuit. Note: Senate Bill 731 would give statutory authorization to a similar unionization scheme for the home personal care services providers. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Families and Human Services Committee on February 25, 2010
Reported in the Senate on April 22, 2010
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.