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2019 Senate Bill 71: Create crime victim confidential address program

Public Act 302 of 2020

Introduced by Sen. Tom Barrett R-Potterville on January 29, 2019
To revise provisions in the Michigan election law to accommodate voting by individuals in the crime victim address confidentiality program proposed by Senate Bill 70, and exempt certain public election-related records with the individual's real address from open records law disclosure requirements. Individuals in the program would have to vote with absentee ballots.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Elections Committee on January 29, 2019
Reported in the Senate on October 8, 2019
With the recommendation that the substitute (S-1) be adopted and that the bill then pass.
Received in the House on October 22, 2019
Referred to the House Judiciary Committee on October 22, 2019
Reported in the House on May 19, 2020
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered by Rep. Graham Filler R-Clinton County on December 1, 2020
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on December 1, 2020
Received in the Senate on December 2, 2020
To concur with the House-passed version of the bill.
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on December 29, 2020