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2019 House Bill 4396: Repeal obsolete highway obstruction law

Public Act 264 of 2020

Introduced by Rep. Robert Wittenberg (D) on March 19, 2019
To repeal a 1927 law establishing that “if any building or other obstruction” is “left in the highway so as to interfere with the travel thereon” the person at fault has two days to move it, with a fine of $5 per day.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Transportation Committee on March 19, 2019
Reported in the House on January 28, 2020
Refer to the Committee on Ways and Means.
Referred to the House Ways and Means Committee on January 28, 2020
Reported in the House on February 4, 2020
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the Senate on February 20, 2020
Referred to the Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on February 20, 2020
Reported in the Senate on September 10, 2020
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on December 29, 2020