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2016 House Bill 5796: Repeal an obsolete school hiring preference

Public Act 429 of 2016

Introduced by Rep. Phil Potvin (R) on August 3, 2016
To repeal a law that requires school special education programs to give preference in hiring to individuals who worked for an Intermediate School District’s special education program but were laid off because it was discontinued or downsized.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Education Committee on August 3, 2016
Reported in the House on November 10, 2016
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on December 6, 2016
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on December 6, 2016
Reported in the Senate on December 7, 2016
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on January 3, 2017

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