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2011 House Bill 4017: Regulate certain DEQ inspections

Public Act 235 of 2011

Introduced by Rep. David Agema (R) on January 13, 2011
To require the Department of Environmental Quality to use a random sampling process for selecting targets for routine inspections of environmental permit holders’ compliance with environmental regulations, unless there is a specific complaint or reason to believe a violation has occurred.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Regulatory Reform Committee on January 13, 2011
Reported in the House on May 11, 2011
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Substitute offered in the House on June 15, 2011
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on June 15, 2011
Received in the Senate on June 21, 2011
Referred to the Senate Economic Development Committee on June 21, 2011
Reported in the Senate on November 3, 2011
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on November 28, 2011