Introduced by Sen. John Bizon (R) on September 12, 2019 To require the state Department of Transportation to contract for a study on the feasibility of charging tolls on some interstate freeways in Michigan. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on September 12, 2019
Reported in the Senate on November 7, 2019 With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Passed 31 to 7 in the Senate on January 28, 2020. See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No". To require the state Department of Transportation to contract for a study on the feasibility of charging tolls on some interstate freeways in Michigan, including revenue projections, optimal tolling rates, vehicle counts, traffic diversion and more. Also, to assert as "the intent of the legislature" that the state apply to the federal government for permission to convert some interstate freeways to toll roads.
Received in the House on January 28, 2020
Referred to the House Transportation Committee on January 28, 2020