Bill Text: MI HB6443 | 2009-2010 | 95th Legislature | Introduced
Bill Title: Water; conservation; groundwater withdrawn from water wells; prohibit taxes or fees. Amends sec. 32729 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.32729).
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 29-0)
Status: (Introduced - Dead) 2010-09-16 - Printed Bill Filed 09/16/2010 [HB6443 Detail]
HOUSE BILL No. 6443
September 15, 2010, Introduced by Reps. Valentine, Bettie Scott, Hammel, Geiss, Donigan, Griffin, Sheltrown, Ebli, Gregory, Bledsoe, Roy Schmidt, Slezak, Neumann, Lemmons, Segal, Scripps, Slavens, Roberts, Haase, Young, Polidori, Mayes, Stanley, Meadows, Dean, Terry Brown, Womack, Kennedy and Espinoza and referred to the Committee on Great Lakes and Environment.
A bill to amend 1994 PA 451, entitled
"Natural resources and environmental protection act,"
by amending section 32729 (MCL 324.32729), as added by 2008 PA 185.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:
Sec. 32729. (1) Except as specifically authorized under this
part, this part does not authorize the assessment of fees.
(2) The state or a local unit of government shall not impose
any taxes on groundwater withdrawals from water wells.