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SB 542 - Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry - Michigan Key Vote

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (24-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with the House amendments and pass a bill that establishes a voluntary registry of individuals who are required to be notified of use of certain pesticides on adjacent properties.

Highlights:
  • Requires the state to maintain a voluntary registration of individuals who have a documented medical condition that requires them to be notified about the use of a pesticide on a property adjacent to, or within a “physician-recommended distance” from, their primary residence (Sec. 1).
  • Requires the state to notify an individual listed on the registry when a pesticide application is scheduled to take place (Sec. 1).

  • Specifies that notification is not required for general-use, ready-to-use pesticides (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “adjacent” as properties sharing a common boundary or located directly across an undivided road or stream (Sec. 1).

  • Defines a “physician-recommended distance” as a specified distance considered necessary and substantiated by a physician (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (66-42) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a voluntary registry of individuals who are required to be notified of use of certain pesticides on adjacent properties.

Highlights:
  • Requires the state to maintain a voluntary registration of individuals who have a documented medical condition that requires them to be notified about the use of a pesticide on a property adjacent to, or within a “physician-recommended distance” from, their primary residence (Sec. 1).
  • Requires the state to notify an individual listed on the registry when a pesticide application is scheduled to take place (Sec. 1).

  • Specifies that notification is not required for general-use, ready-to-use pesticides (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “adjacent” as properties sharing a common boundary or located directly across an undivided road or stream (Sec. 1).

  • Defines a “physician-recommended distance” as a specified distance considered necessary and substantiated by a physician (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Referred to Committee (House) -

Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (25-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that establishes a voluntary registry of individuals who are required to be notified of use of certain pesticides on adjacent properties.

Highlights:
  • Requires the state to maintain a voluntary registration of individuals who have a documented medical condition that requires them to be notified about the use of a pesticide on a property adjacent to their primary residence (Sec. 1).
  • Specifies that notification is not required for general-use ready-to-use pesticides (Sec. 1).

  • Defines “adjacent” as properties sharing a common boundary or located directly across an undivided road or stream (Sec. 1).

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Establishes Pesticide Notification Registry

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