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2013 Senate Bill 334: Mandate environmental assessments for new schools
Introduced by Sen. Virgil Smith D-Detroit on April 30, 2013
To prohibit building a new school unless a preliminary assessment is done to discover whether any hazardous substances are on the property, and if this indicates there are, to undertake the (extensive) cleanup procedures specified under state environmental law. The bill also adds a variety of public notice requirements..   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on April 30, 2013