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2019 House Bill 4125: Repeal 2018 lame duck legislature income tax earmarks

Public Act 75 of 2020

Introduced by Rep. Scott VanSingel (R) on February 5, 2019
To repeal earmarks of state income tax revenue authorized by a 2018 law that moved money previously earmarked to the School Aid Fund to instead pay for road repairs and environmental cleanups. That earlier law was passed in December 2018 in expectation of increased revenue from imposing sales tax on internet purchases will increase SAF revenues and mean no net reduction in money available for future school funding, although the rate of increase in SAF revenues would be reduced. See House Bills 4540 to 4543.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Tax Policy Committee on February 5, 2019
Reported in the House on September 18, 2019
Refer to the Committee on Appropriations with the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on September 18, 2019
Reported in the House on October 16, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (H-2) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 104 to 5 in the House on October 29, 2019.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To repeal earmarks of state income tax revenue authorized by a 2018 law that moved money previously earmarked to the School Aid Fund to instead pay for road repairs and environmental cleanups. That earlier law was passed in December 2018 in expectation of increased revenue from imposing sales tax on internet purchases will increase SAF revenues and mean no net reduction in money available for future school funding, although the rate of increase in SAF revenues would be reduced. See House Bills 4540 to 4543.
Received in the Senate on October 30, 2019
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on October 30, 2019
Received in the House on March 17, 2020
Passed 88 to 6 in the House on March 17, 2020.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
To concur with the Senate-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on April 2, 2020

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