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HB 4190 - Prohibits the Department of Human Services from Taking Certain Actions Against Religion-Based Adoption Agencies - Michigan Key Vote

Tom Leonard voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Referred to Committee (Senate) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (65-44) - (Key vote)
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Title: Prohibits the Department of Human Services from Taking Certain Actions Against Religion-Based Adoption Agencies

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that authorizes child placement agencies to deny services which conflict with such agency's sincerely held religious beliefs.

Highlights:
  • Specifies that the Department of Health and Human Services shall not take any adverse action against a child placement agency on the basis that such agency declines services that conflict with such agency’s sincerely held religious beliefs, outlined in a statement of faith or other document that such agency adheres to (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Prohibits the Department of Human Services from Taking Certain Actions Against Religion-Based Adoption Agencies

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Laura Cox (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ray A. Franz (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ben Glardon (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gary Glenn (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ken Goike (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bradford C. 'Brad' Jacobsen (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Nancy E. Jenkins (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan V. Lauwers (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ed McBroom (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Earl J. Poleski (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Philip N. 'Phil' Potvin (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Amanda Price (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Bruce R. Rendon (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jim Runestad (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
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