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Legislation Attacking Collective Bargaining & Workers' Rights

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Bill NumberDescriptionIntroduced byDateReferred to CommitteeLegislation Introduced

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SB 971Prohibits Graduate Students from having Collective Bargaining Rights.Sen. RichardvilleGovernment Operations9/15/11

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SB 938Prohibits public employers from allowing payroll deduction for dues of labor organizations. Same as HB 4588.Sen. Colbeck (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing9/14/11

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HB-5023State imposed penalties for public employee strike.Rep. Lyons (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics9/28/11

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HB-5024State imposed penalties for picketing. Also introduced as Senate Bill 704.Rep. McMillin (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics9/28/11

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HB-5025Require annual written consent for payroll deduction.Rep. Poleski (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics9/28/11

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HB-5026Removes current requirement of employers to notify when they are hiring for the purposes of replacing workers in a labor dispute.Rep. Price (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics9/28/11

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SB 619Expands Cyber Schools allowing taxpayer dollars to go to for profit business.Sen. Colbeck (R)Education9/7/11

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HB 5177Allows privatization of correctional facilityRep. Bumstead (R.)House Approps.11/29/11

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HB 5174Allows privatization of correctional facilityRep. Haveman (R.)House Approps.11/10/11

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HB-4003Definition of public employee; clarify regarding recognition of union based on receipt of government subsidy or interlocal agreement.Rep. Opsommer (R)1/13/11Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing1/13/11

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SB-0011Definition of public employee; clarify regarding recognition of union based on receipt of government subsidy or interlocal agreement.Sen. Jansen (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing1/19/11

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HB 4929Prohibits public schools from collecting union dues or service fees from wages of public school employees.Rep. Haveman (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing9/8/11

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SB 636Prohibits public schools from collecting union dues or service fees from wages of public school employees.Sen. Meekoff (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing9/8/11

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HB-4588Prohibits public employers from allowing payroll deduction for dues of labor organizations. Same as SB 938.Rep. Shirkey (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics4/27/11

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HB-4052Taxpayer funded equipment and facilities cannot be used for union or political activities.Rep. Al Pscholka (R)1/13/11Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/13/11

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SB-729Right-to-Work (for less) for school workers.Sen. Meekoff (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing10/6/11

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HB-4059Prohibit paying union officials for conducting union business.Rep. Knollenberg (R)1/13/11Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/13/11

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HB-4465Suspends teaching certificate for 2 years if person engages or participates in strike activity. Rep. Rogers (R)Education3/22/11

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HB-4466Mandates decertification vote of union involved in teacher strike action.Rep. Scott (R)Education3/22/11

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HB-4306Forced privatization of non-instructional workers in public school districtsRep. Agema (R)Education2/22/11

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SB-704State imposed penalties for picketing. Also introduced as House Bill 5024.Sen. Meekoff (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing9/27/11

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HB-4453Prohibits Government from competing with private enterprise.Rep. McMillin (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics3/17/11

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SJR-C Health benefits of public employees and officers; allow legislature to regulate. Amends the state constitution by adding sec. 9 to art. XI.Sen. Jansen (R) Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/19/11

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HB-4026Requires E-Verify by employment agencies.Rep. Agema (R)Commerce1/13/11

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HB-4060Limits amount of defined benefit pension of municipal fire and policeRep. Geiss (D)Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/13/11

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HB-4241Repeal Teacher TenureRep. Rogers (R)Education2/10/11

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HB-4205Repeals PA 312 Police and Fire Arbitration.Rep. Haveman (R)Government Operations2/8/118

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HB-4224Repeals prevailing wage act. Rep. Price (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics2/10/117

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HB-4225Removes prevailing wage on public construction projects.Rep. MacGregor (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics2/10/11

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HB-4226Removes prevailing wage on school projects.Rep. Jacobsen (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics2/10/11

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SB-0095Repeals prevailing wage on state projects. Sen. Meekoff (R)Economic Development2/1/11

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HB-4159Repeals the sunset on the 3% public worker contribution to pensionRep. Lund (R) Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/27/017

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HB-4690Eliminates Tenure Commission.Rep Heise (R)Education5/31/11

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HB-4644Modifies Teacher TenureRep. Genetski (R)Education5/17/11

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HB-4621Creates prohibited subject of collective bargaining for health careRep. MacGregor (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics5/11/11

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HB-4622Prohibits public employer from paying over 80% health care and creates insurance capRep. MacGregor (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics5/11/11

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SB-345Prohibits staffing decisions to be subject of collective bargaining.Sen. Hildenbrand (R)Education4/27/11

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HB-4551Interferes with local control and collective bargaining over teacher evaluation/payRep. Yonker (R)Education4/13/11

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SB-0120Create right-to-work zones.Sen. Proos (R)Economic Development2/9/11

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SB-0116Create right-to-work zones.Sen. Meekoff (R)Economic Development2/9/11

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HB-4142Teacher tenure to be based on evaluation of teacher effectiveness; provide for, and allow for additional probationary period.Rep. Tim Melton (D)Education1/26/11

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HB-4141Creates school district services consolidation commission to make recommendations for orders on consolidation of school services.Rep. Tim Melton (D)Education1/26/11

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HB-4140Public Employee Health Care - Creates health care plan for all public workers; eliminates collective bargaining.Rep. Tim Melton (D)Government Operations1/26/11

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SJR-BMandates a 5% pay reduction for all public workers.Sen. Pappageorge (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing1/19/11

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SB-0014Repeal of Michigan Health and Safety Act.Sen. Jansen (R)Appropriations1/19/11

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HR-11A resolution to call upon the Governor to work to impose an immediate hiring freeze within state government.Rep. Somerville (R)Government Operations1/18/11

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HR-10A resolution to call upon the Governor to work to impose an immediate freeze on all state employee compensation, including all wages, for a period of 3 years.Rep. Somerville (R)Government Operations1/18/11

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HB-4054Right-to Work Zones.Rep. Knollenberg (R)1/13/11Commerce1/13/11

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HB-4050Government cannot mandate participation in health care plan.Rep. McMillin (R)1/13/11Health Policy1/13/11

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HB-4019Removes cap on charter schools.Rep. McMillin (R)1/13/11Education1/13/11

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HB-4781Reduces amount of unemployment benefit.Rep. W. Schmidt (R)Commerce6/16/11

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HB-4782Modifies unemployment insurance work requirements.Rep. Haveman (R)Commerce6/16/11

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SB-500Modifies unemployment insurance work requirements same as HB 4782.Senators Jansen (R) and Kowall (R)Economic Development6/16/11

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SB-501Reduces amount of unemployment benefit same as HB 4781.Sen. Kowall (R)Economic Development6/16/11

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SB 618Allows districts to privatize public school teachers; expands Charter Schools; Remove collective bargaining agreement.Sen. Pavlov (R)Education9/7/11

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SB-806Modifies Unemployment Law by adding new restrictions and requirements for claimants.Sen. BrandenburgFinance11/9/11

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HB-5002Changes to Workers Compensation Insurance that establishes new standards that reduce benefits.Rep. Jacobsen (R)Commerce9/22/11

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SB-708Changes to Workers Compensation Insurance that establishes new standards that reduce benefits.Sen. Jansen (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing9/28/11

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HB-4770Prohibits public employers from providing domestic partner medical benefits.Rep. Agema (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing6/16/11

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HB-4771Creates prohibited subject of collective bargaining for public employers to offer medical benefits to domestic partners.Rep. Agema (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing6/16/11

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HB-4701Eliminates state employee retiree health care benefits and converts to health reimbursement accounts.Rep. Rogers (R)Appropriations5/31/11

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HB-4326Prohibit state agencies from promulgating rules more stringent than federal.Rep. Farrington (R)Economic Development2/23/11

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HB-4309HB 4309 to HB 4312 - Removes contractual rights in consolidations. Tie barred to SB-8Rep. Kowall (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing2/22/11

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SB 8SB 8-9 are bills tie barred to HB4309-12. They eliminate collective bargaining language from the creation of authorities through consolidation of services.Sen. Jansen (R)1/19/11Local, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs1/19/11

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SB-493Creates prohibited subject of collective bargaining in authorities and consolidations. Mandates provisions in collective bargaining agreements.Sen. Meekoff (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing6/16/11

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HB-4777Creates prohibited subject of collective bargaining in authorities and consolidations. Mandates provisions in collective bargaining agreements.Rep. Opsommer (R)Local, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs6/16/11

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SB-7Require public employees to pay no less than 20% of the cost of health care plan; 10% if HSA.Sen. Jansen (R)1/19/11Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/19/11

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HB-4172Require public employer to pay no more than 75% of the cost of family health care plan; 80% if single.Rep. Farrington (R)Government Operations2/1/11

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HB-4572Mandates caps on public employee health insurance.Rep. Johnson (R)Oversight, Reform and Ethics4/24/11

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HB-4625Change terms for achieving tenureRep. Rogers (R)Senate Education5/10/11

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HB-4626Change terms of tenure for discharge or demotionRep. Scott (R)Senate Education5/10/11

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HB-4627Change terms for teacher placement - tenureRep. O'Brien (R)Senate Education5/10/11

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HB-4628Create additional subjects of collective bargainingRep. Yonker (R)Senate Education5/10/11

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HB-4522Places restrictions on police officer and fire fighter arbitration rights.Rep. Farrington (R)Government Operations4/12/11

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HB-4287Prohibit collective bargaining terms in government contracts and contracts supported through government grants and tax subsidies and abatements. Matches SB -0165Rep. Haveman (R)Commerce2/17/11

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SB-0165Prohibit collective bargaining terms in government contracts and contracts supported through government grants and tax subsidies and abatements. Matches HB-4287Sen. Moolenaar (R)Commerce2/17/11

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HB-4152Freeze wages; no steps; pass health care costs on to public workers.Rep. Knollenberg (R)Education1/26/118

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HB-4361Tax Pensions; Eliminate earned income tax credit (EITC) for low-income workers.Rep. Gilbert (R)Tax Policy3/1/11

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SCR-9A concurrent resolution to reject the extension of health benefits to adults and their dependents living with but not related to a classified employeeSen. Jansen (R)Reforms, Restructuring and Reinventing2/24/11

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HB-4135The membership of board of trustees of certain police and fire retirement systems; make a prohibited subject of bargaining.Rep. Durhal (D)Oversight, Reform and Ethics1/25/11

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SB-0020Prohibit promulgation of rules for ergonomics in the workplace. Matches HB-4128.Sen. Jones (R)Economic Development1/19/118

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HB-4128Prohibit promulgation of rules for ergonomics in the workplace. Matches SB-0020Rep. Jacobsen (R)Regulatory Reform1/20/115

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HB-4246Requires emergency financial manager provision to approve, modify, reject or terminate a public employee collective bargaining agreement. Matches SB-0158Rep. Pscholka (R)Local, Intergovernmental and Regional Affairs2/10/116

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SB-158SB-153 - SB-158 (EFM Package) Give emergency financial manager power to: * Terminate collective bargaining agreements.
* Override approval of collective bargaining agreement.
* Remove elected officials from office and ban them from running for office for 6 years.
* Dissolve political structures such as councils, commissions and school boards.
* Force consolidation of services in schools, townships, cities and counties.
Sen. Pavlov (R)Education2/16/118

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HB 4214HB-4214 - HB-4218 (EFM Package) Give emergency financial manager power to: * Terminate collective bargaining agreements.
* Override approval of collective bargaining agreement.
* Remove elected officials from office and ban them from running for office for 6 years.
* Dissolve political structures such as councils, commissions and school boards.
* Force consolidation of services in schools, townships, cities and counties.
Rep. Pscholka ®Education2/9/116