Introduced by Sen. Patrick Colbeck R-Canton Township on September 6, 2016
To require a school district that provides transportation to and from school for students for which it receives state aid to also provide transportation for other students. This would codify in statute what is already required under administrative law. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Education Committee on September 6, 2016
Reported in the Senate on October 19, 2016
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. David Knezek D-Dearborn Heights on October 20, 2016
To tie-bar the bill to House Bill 5758, meaning this bill cannot become law unless that one does also. HB 5758 would allow school districts to use a “sinking fund” property tax to buy school buses.