***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Lawmakers to discuss new criminal justice reform legislation

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Senator John Proos

Senator John Proos

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. John Proos and Senate bill sponsors will hold a media roundtable on Tuesday to announce a criminal justice reform package.

Who:
Sen. John Proos, R-St. Joseph, chairman of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee for the Judiciary and Corrections budgets; and
Additional Senate bill sponsors.

What:
A media roundtable with Proos to introduce a legislative package that would make important, comprehensive reforms to Michigan’s criminal justice system. Sponsors of bills in the package will also be available for comment.

When:
Tuesday, May 3, immediately following Senate session.

Where:
Michigan Capitol
Fourth Floor
Room 405
Lansing, MI 48933

Brief:
Michigan’s criminal justice system is in need of modernizing. The goal of this package of bills is to reform, re-establish and rebuild a criminal justice system focused on lowering recidivism and keeping Michigan safe.

For more information, contact Proos’ office at 1-517-373-6960.

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