2017 House Bill 4150

Expand open records law to legislature

Introduced in the House

Feb. 2, 2017

Introduced by Rep. Curtis VanderWall (R-101)

To extend the Freedom of Information Act to legislators, whose offices are currently exempt, subject to a broad range of exceptions and exemptions. This is part of a package comprised of House Bills 4148 to 4157.

Referred to the Committee on Michigan Competitiveness

March 14, 2017

Reported without amendment

Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.

March 16, 2017

Passed in the House 108 to 0 (details)

Received in the Senate

March 21, 2017

Referred to the Committee on Government Operations