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Sub HB 4047 - Landfill Moratorium - Key Vote

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NOTE: THIS IS A SUBSTITUTE BILL, MEANING THE LANGUAGE OF THE ORIGINAL BILL HAS BEEN REPLACED. THE DEGREE TO WHICH THE SUBSTITUTE BILL TEXT DIFFERS FROM THE PREVIOUS VERSION OF THE TEXT CAN VARY GREATLY.

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Legislation - Bill Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (85-24) - (Key vote)

Title: Landfill Moratorium

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that creates a moratorium on new landfill construction and bans dumping Canadian waste into Michigan landfills.

Highlights:
-Rejects applications for new landfill construction permits during the period from March 1, 2007 until October 1, 2012 [Sec. 11511C (1)]. -Allows permits for design modifications to existing landfills provided they do not increase the landfill’s capacity [Sec. 11511C (2)]. -Allows permits for landfill expansion provided they have less than three years of disposal capacity remaining, as well as no more than eight years of capacity after expansion [Sec. 11511C (3)]. -Allows permits for new landfill construction adjacent to existing landfill, provided that they meet certain circumstances [Sec. 11511C (4)]. -Prohibits landfills within the state from accepting waste generated in Canada [Sec. 11511C (9)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) - (Key vote)

Title: Landfill Moratorium

Sponsors

  • Kate Ebli (MI - D) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • Kathy Angerer (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joan Bauer (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Terry L. Brown (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Pamela 'Pam' Byrnes (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara 'Barb' Byrum (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Paul F. Condino (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marc R. Corriveau (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert Dean (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Marie Donigan (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John Espinoza (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lee Gonzales (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Martin J. Griffin (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Richard E. Hammel (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ted Hammon (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Morris W. Hood III (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Hoon-Yung Hopgood (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Kathleen Law (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary McDowell (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Tim Melton (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Joel A. Sheltrown (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Simpson (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Alma Wheeler Smith (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Dudley Spade (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Aldo Vagnozzi (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary Valentine (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Coleman A. Young II (MI - D) (Out Of Office)
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