Contacts: Anne Woiwode, Conservation Director, Sierra Club Michigan ChapterMike Berkowitz, Legislative & Political Director, Sierra Club Michigan Chapter
HB 4540 is scheduled to have a hearing NEXT THURSDAY in the Oversight and Ethics Committee in the House. This hearing has NOT yet been posted, but that is not unusual -- they are only required to give about 18 hours notice, and usually it is just a couple of days in advance that notice is given.
EVEN if you cannot ATTEND the hearing, PLEASE plan to submit testimony in writing (send it to the Committee Clerk Joy Brewer noting that it is for the Oversight and Ethics Committee hearing on HB 4540), and encourage your members and colleagues to directly contact the members of the Oversight and Ethics Committee (listed below) to urge them to vote down HB 4540.
More information and insights will be coming.
House Oversight and Ethics Committee page:
Ed McBroom (R) Committee Chair, 108th District
Martin Howrylak (R) Majority Vice-Chair, 41st District
Joseph Graves (R) 51st District
Lana Theis (R) 42nd District
Rose Mary Robinson (D) Minority Vice-Chair, 4th District
Kristy Pagan (D) 21st District
Joy Brewer, Committee Clerk, 517-373-8474
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