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Sen. Dale Zorn

Zorn’s rental property and local government bills soon heading to governor

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan House of Representatives on Wednesday approved Sen. Dale Zorn’s measures to increase flexibility for transferring rental property and serving on local boards. Senate Bill 16 would allow rental property owners more flexibility when transferring property between entities. It is a reintroduction of a bill passed by the Legislature last year…
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Sen. Jim Stamas

Senate budget committee approves over $4.4B in federal funding

LANSING, Mich. — Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Jim Stamas said the supplemental budget bills approved by the committee on Wednesday would invest over $4.4 billion in federal funding — including all the state’s remaining COVID-19 relief funds from December. “This plan would continue to responsibly invest billions of dollars in federal assistance to provide much-needed…
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Senator Lana Theis

Theis announces Parental Medical Rights Protection Act

LANSING, Mich. — Legislation announced by Sen. Lana Theis on Wednesday would ensure Michigan parents have the right to accompany their children during medical procedures. “No parent should be prohibited from being at their child’s side and no child should be denied being with their parents during medical procedures, especially in end-of-life situations,” said Theis,…
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Bumstead introduces business tax cut legislation

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Jon Bumstead on Tuesday introduced tax cut legislation to provide relief for owners of small to medium-sized businesses by keeping Michigan’s business tax rate competitive with other states. “This business tax reduction is not designed for those who didn’t ask for it or for those who don’t need it,” said…
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