Introduced by Sen. Tom Casperson R-Escanaba on March 1, 2016
To create an environmental rules committee in the Department of Environmental Quality consisting of state officials and representatives of various specified interests, which would oversee all of the department’s rule-making. This body would have the authority to halt any new rules that it deems do not meet standards specified in the bill (which address clarity, need and potential over-reach). Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Elections and Government Reform Committee on March 1, 2016