Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson R-Escanaba on May 29, 2013
To authorize creation of a sixth “Next Michigan Development Corporation,” which is a government agency that gives tax breaks and subsidies to particular corporations or developers selected by political appointees on the entity's board for projects meeting extremely broad "multi-modal commerce" criteria (basically, any form of goods-related commerce). The new entity would be in the Upper Peninsula. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Economic Development Committee on May 29, 2013