To make permanent a program authorized by a <a href="http://www.michiganvotes.org/2008-SB-1342">2008 law</a> that allows community colleges statewide borrow up $50 million to provide job training subsidies particular employers, and earmark certain future state income tax collections to repay the debt. Senate Bill 71 would eliminate the $50 million cap on these subsidies.
Referred to the Committee on Education
Reported without amendment
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
To remove an effective date provision.
The amendment passed by voice vote
Passed in the Senate 37 to 0
Referred to the Committee on Appropriations