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2017 Senate Bill 486: Exempt Junior Hockey from employment regulations

Public Act 245 of 2017

Introduced by Sen. Jim Ananich D-Flint on June 22, 2017
To establish that a “junior hockey player” between the ages of 16 and 21 playing in a regional, national, or international junior ice hockey league is not considered an employee for purposes of a 1903 law regulating inducements in offers of employment.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Commerce Committee on June 22, 2017
Reported in the Senate on October 12, 2017
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the House on October 19, 2017
Referred to the House Commerce and Trade Committee on October 19, 2017
Reported in the House on November 28, 2017
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on December 20, 2017