2011 Senate Bill 370

Increase future unemployment benefits

Introduced in the Senate

May 10, 2011

Introduced by Sen. Tupac Hunter (D-5)

To repeal the law passed weeks <a href="http://www.michiganvotes.org/2011-HB-4408">several weeks before</a> this bill’s introduction that reduced from 26 weeks to 20 weeks the maximum period a person is eligible for state unemployment benefits.

Referred to the Committee on Economic Development

Feb. 22, 2012

Motion by Sen. Virgil Smith (D-4)

To discharge the bill from committee and bring it directly to the Senate floor for a vote.

The motion failed 12 to 24 (details)