2013 House Bill 4782

House Roll Call 430: Passed

To authorize creation of a sixth “Next Michigan Development Corporation,” which is a government agency that gives tax breaks and subsidies to particular corporations or developers selected by political appointees on the entity's board for projects meeting extremely broad "multi-modal commerce" criteria (basically, any form of goods-related commerce). The new entity would be in the Upper Peninsula.

87 Yeas / 23 Nays
Republican (44 Yeas / 15 Nays)
Democrat (43 Yeas / 8 Nays)