Twenty-two sites have been closed for illegal gambling since 2010, and in recent days authorities found a poker hall where two of four dealers were felons.
The bill would increase the hourly minimum to $8.15 from $7.40, while the minimum for tipped employees would rise a dime.
Getting a drive-through meal could take on new meaning in Michigan if legislation is approved making it easier to take home road kill.
. “By damaging traffic signals, street lights and road signs, these criminals endanger Michiganders,” the governor said.
The new laws lower taxes for drilling projects involving carbon dioxide, a process that has divided environmental groups.
The term appeared 15 times in state laws dealing with everything from mental health to education to crime.
The three bills now go to Gov. Rick Snyder.
Lawmakers are trying to combat human trafficking and improve the state’s treatment of victims with a large package of bills.
The term, in its different forms, appears on the books 15 times.
More than five years after Michigan voters legalized medical marijuana, advocates say gaps in the law cause needless confusion and prosecution.