2011 House Bill 4526 ↩
Senate Roll Call 144:
To "adopt" a version of the House Fiscal Year 2011-2012 "omnibus" budget for all state departments, but in fact replace all the appropriations with $100 "placeholders." This is essentially a means for sending the budget to a House-Senate conference committee to work out the differences. The Senate-passed versions of these budgets are <a href="http://www.michiganvotes.org/SearchLegislation.aspx?CategoryID=6&Keywords=senate+version+budget&StartMonth=4&StartYear=2011&EndMonth=4&EndYear=2011&Results=50&op=Search">shown here</a>.