2006 House Bill 5875

Authorize property seizure for licensed occupation violations

Introduced in the House

March 15, 2006

Introduced by Rep. Chris Ward (R-66)

To extend Michigan’s criminal asset forfeiture law to allow the state to seize the property of an unlicensed or unregistered individual who practices one of the dozens of occupations that now require licensure or registration.

Referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform

May 2, 2006

Reported without amendment

With the recommendation that the amendment be adopted and that the bill then pass.

May 10, 2006

Amendment offered

The amendment passed by voice vote