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2015 Senate Bill 133: Appropriations: 2015-2016 “Omnibus” budget

Public Act 84 of 2015

Introduced by Sen. Dave Hildenbrand (R) on February 17, 2015
To provide a “template” or “place holder” for a Fiscal Year 2015-2016 “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 Senate Appropriations Committee on February 17, 2015
Amendment offered in the Senate on May 5, 2015
To revise a number of appropriations and fund sources to reflect the outcome of deliberations held subsequent to the bill being reported from committee.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 5, 2015
Amendment offered by Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $1.2 million for government pesticide and plant pest management regulatory and enforcement activities.
The amendment failed 11 to 26 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Moved to reconsider by Sen. Mike Kowall (R) on May 5, 2015
The vote by which the amendments offered by Senator Hopgood was not adopted.
The motion passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 5, 2015
Amendment offered by Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $1.2 million for government pesticide and plant pest management regulatory and enforcement activities.
The amendment failed 12 to 26 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To increase spending on government preschool reading programs by $29 million, and increase eligibility for certain means-tested preschool programs by increasing family income caps.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $1.5 million in spending and eight additional staffers to government food safety regulation and enforcement activities.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Curtis Hertel, Jr. (D) on May 5, 2015
To appropriate $1 million for a study to determine how much money per student is needed for a public school to educate students under the current system.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Hoon-Yung Hopgood (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $12.9 million to the $20 million appropriated for leaking underground fuel tank cleanups.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To spend $280,800 on a Detroit "environmental justice pre-apprenticeship" program.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $10 million for "law enforcement agencies technology upgrades," which among other things could include police body cameras.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Vincent Gregory (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $8.9 million to keep open the Maxey state reformatory in Whitmore Lake.
The amendment failed 14 to 24 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Vincent Gregory (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $1.3 million to Department of Corrections prisoner rehabilitation programs.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Vincent Gregory (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $275,000 to $600,000 proposed for additional assistance for adopted children who turn out to have more problems than were recognized when they were adopted.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Vincent Gregory (D) on May 5, 2015
To add $1.1 million for undefined, welfare-related "emergency assistance" spending.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek (D) on May 5, 2015
To require the state welfare agency to report on the number of recipients cut off due chronic truancy of children in the household, and the number of teenagers removed from a welfare household due to truancy under a program instituted by the Governor.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Bert Johnson (D) on May 5, 2015
To require more legislative oversight of the location and closing of welfare agency offices.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Morris Hood, III (D) on May 5, 2015
To add 100 more welfare agency field staff to the 4,693 proposed, and add $2 million to this $463 million line item.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To appropriate $2.1 million for a program intended to reimburse insurance companies for the costs imposed by a new autism coverage mandate.
The amendment failed 13 to 25 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Rebekah Warren (D) on May 5, 2015
To require the state unemployment insurance agency to report details and outcomes from its fraud prevention efforts over the past five years.
The amendment failed 14 to 24 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Curtis Hertel, Jr. (D) on May 5, 2015
To spend $500,000 on sexual assault prevention and education programs on college campuses.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 5, 2015
Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To spend $14.7 million on a bridge to separate rail and vehicle traffic on Allen Road in Woodhaven.
The amendment failed 12 to 26 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Coleman Young, II (D) on May 5, 2015
To spend $300,000 on a Detroit area pre-college engineering program.
The amendment failed 11 to 27 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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Amendment offered by Sen. Kenneth Horn (R) on May 5, 2015
To prohibit the Secretary of State from closing a branch office in Buena Vista township near Saginaw.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the Senate on May 5, 2015
Passed 23 to 15 in the Senate on May 5, 2015.
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The Senate version of the non-education portion of the state government budget for the fiscal year that begins on Oct. 1, 2015. This would appropriate $38.0 billion, compared to $37.4 billion originally appropriated the previous year. Of this, $17.2 billion comes from state tax, fee and other revenue, compared to $17.6 billion the previous year. The rest of this budget is federal money ($20.8 billion, compared to $19.8 billion the previous year). The education portion of the budget (K-12, community colleges and state universities) is in Senate Bill 134. Altogether, the Senate proposes to spend $53.9 billion next year, vs. $53.2 billion originally appropriated for the current year.
Received in the House on May 7, 2015
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on May 7, 2015
Passed 100 to 8 in the House on May 19, 2015.
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To adopt a "placeholder" version of this budget that contains no appropriations or just nominal ones. This is a procedural step designed to facilitate eventual passage of a real budget based on amounts and conditions approved by the House and Senate.
Received in the Senate on May 20, 2015
Failed 0 to 36 in the Senate on May 20, 2015.
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To concur with the House-passed version of the bill. The vote sends the measure to a House-Senate conference committee to work out the differences.
Received in the House on May 20, 2015
Passed 70 to 39 in the House on June 3, 2015.
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The non-education portion of the state government budget for the fiscal year that begins on Oct. 1, 2015. This would appropriate $38.623 billion, compared to $37.378 billion originally appropriated the previous year. Of this, $17.425 billion comes from state tax, fee and other revenue, compared to $17.553 billion the previous year. The rest of this budget is federal money ($21.199 billion, compared to $19.825 billion the previous year). The education portion of the budget (K-12, community colleges and state universities) is in House Bill 4115. Altogether, the legislature proposes to spend , $54.443 billion next year, vs. $53.129 originally approved for the current year.
Received in the Senate on June 3, 2015
Signed with line-item veto by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 17, 2015
Received in the Senate on June 18, 2015
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on June 18, 2015

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