Anti-Environment

Effective: 2017-2018

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Key Information

The bill would amend Chapter 2 (Of the Legislature) of the Revised Statutes of 1846 to do the following:

  • Authorize the Legislature and each house of the Legislature to intervene in any action commenced in any State court whenever that house or the Legislature deemed it necessary to protect a right or interest of that body because a party challenged the constitutionality of a statute, or the validity of legislation or an action of the Legislature.
  • Specify that the right to intervene would exist at any stage of the proceeding.
  • Specify that the Legislature, and each house, would have the same right to prosecute an appeal, or to apply for a rehearing or to take any other action that would be had or possessed by any of the parties to the litigation.
  • Specify that the bill would be self-executing, but that each house of the Legislature could adopt rules or policies to facilitate its operation.
  • Specify that the bill would not limit any right or duty of the Attorney General provided by law.
  • Specify that intervention would not be a waiver of legislative immunity.The right to intervene would apply to all matters pending in any court of the State as of the bill’s effective date, or any filed later in a court of the State
Learn more at legislature.mi.gov

Votes

46 Pro-Environment
72 Anti-Environment
2 N/A
See How Your Lawmaker Voted
Name Party Affiliation Chamber District Lifetime Score Pro/Anti Environment
Phil Green REPUBLICAN House 67 53%
Sarah Anthony DEMOCRATIC Senate 21 97%
Adam Zemke DEMOCRATIC House 55 100%
Jeff Yaroch REPUBLICAN House 33 64%
Henry Yanez DEMOCRATIC House 25 100%
Jim Tedder REPUBLICAN House 43 22%
Lana Theis REPUBLICAN Senate 22 27%
Curtis Vanderwall REPUBLICAN House 102 33%
Adam Hollier DEMOCRATIC Senate 2 96%
Scott VanSingel REPUBLICAN House 100 50%
Robert VerHeulen REPUBLICAN House 74 44%
Bronna Kahle REPUBLICAN House 57 48%
Roger Victory REPUBLICAN Senate 31 32%
Tim Kelly REPUBLICAN House 94 22%
Jason Wentworth REPUBLICAN House 97 48%
Klint Kesto REPUBLICAN House 39 22%
Mary Whiteford REPUBLICAN House 80 48%
Sylvia Santana DEMOCRATIC Senate 2 100%
Robert Kosowski DEMOCRATIC House 16 89%
Terry Sabo DEMOCRATIC House 92 76%
Beau LaFave REPUBLICAN House 108 38%
David LaGrand DEMOCRATIC House 75 92%
Jim Runestad REPUBLICAN Senate 23 26%
David Maturen REPUBLICAN House 63 44%
Kim LaSata REPUBLICAN Senate 21 38%
Mike McCready REPUBLICAN House 40 33%
Donna Lasinski DEMOCRATIC House 52 96%
Jeremy Moss DEMOCRATIC Senate 7 100%
Dan Lauwers REPUBLICAN Senate 25 27%
Jeff Noble REPUBLICAN House 20 22%
Tom Leonard REPUBLICAN House 93 22%
Dave Pagel REPUBLICAN House 78 44%
Jim Lilly REPUBLICAN House 89 48%
Jewell Jones DEMOCRATIC House 11 80%
Ronnie Peterson DEMOCRATIC House 54 92%
Steven Johnson REPUBLICAN House 72 29%
Phil Phelps DEMOCRATIC House 49 78%
Yousef Rabhi DEMOCRATIC House 53 92%
Holly Hughes REPUBLICAN House 91 33%
John Reilly REPUBLICAN House 46 25%
Gary Glenn REPUBLICAN House 98 22%
Joseph Graves REPUBLICAN House 51 22%
Daire Rendon REPUBLICAN House 103 48%
Brett Roberts REPUBLICAN House 65 33%
Tim Greimel DEMOCRATIC House 29 100%
Rose Mary Robinson DEMOCRATIC House 4 86% excused
Tenisha Yancey DEMOCRATIC House 1 79%
Beth Griffin REPUBLICAN House 66 48%
Abdullah Hammoud DEMOCRATIC House 15 100%
Erika Geiss DEMOCRATIC Senate 1 100%
Roger Hauck REPUBLICAN Senate 34 34%
Winnie Brinks DEMOCRATIC Senate 29 100%
Tommy Brann REPUBLICAN House 77 44%
Kevin Hertel DEMOCRATIC Senate 12 88%
John Bizon REPUBLICAN House 19 48%
Michele Hoitenga REPUBLICAN Senate 36 32%
Pamela Hornberger REPUBLICAN House 32 42%
Joseph Bellino REPUBLICAN Senate 16 40%
Tom Barrett REPUBLICAN Senate 24 32%
Gary Howell REPUBLICAN House 82 48%
Sue Allor REPUBLICAN House 106 63%
Martin Howrylak REPUBLICAN House 41 56%
Pete Lucido REPUBLICAN Senate 8 38%
Julie Alexander REPUBLICAN House 64 42%
Steve Marino REPUBLICAN House 24 45%
Thomas Albert REPUBLICAN Senate 18 31%
Andy Schor DEMOCRATIC House 68 100% excused
Dale Zorn REPUBLICAN House 34 42%
Sam Singh DEMOCRATIC Senate 28 100%
Jim Stamas REPUBLICAN Senate 36 43%
Mike Shirkey REPUBLICAN Senate 16 45%
Tim Sneller DEMOCRATIC House 50 88%
William Sowerby DEMOCRATIC House 31 100%
Tonya Schuitmaker REPUBLICAN Senate 26 45%
Wayne A Schmidt REPUBLICAN Senate 37 48%
Julie Calley REPUBLICAN House 87 44%
Sara Cambensy DEMOCRATIC House 109 75%
Daniela Garcia REPUBLICAN House 90 22%
Ben Frederick REPUBLICAN House 85 48%
Diana Farrington REPUBLICAN House 30 52%
Pam Faris DEMOCRATIC House 48 100%
Jim Ellison DEMOCRATIC House 26 96%
Fred Durhal DEMOCRATIC House 5 89%
Scott Dianda DEMOCRATIC House 110 89%
Laura Cox REPUBLICAN House 19 22%
Tom Cochran DEMOCRATIC House 67 100%
Cara Clemente DEMOCRATIC House 14 92%
Stephanie Chang DEMOCRATIC Senate 3 100%
Darrin Camilleri DEMOCRATIC Senate 4 94%
Tory Rocca REPUBLICAN Senate 10 90%
David Robertson REPUBLICAN Senate 14 27%
Morris Hood III DEMOCRATIC Senate 3 91%
Dave Hildenbrand REPUBLICAN Senate 29 27%
Curtis Hertel Jr. DEMOCRATIC Senate 23 100%
Goeff Hansen REPUBLICAN Senate 34 27%
Vincent Gregory DEMOCRATIC Senate 11 91%
Mike Green REPUBLICAN Senate 31 27%
Judy Emmons REPUBLICAN Senate 33 18%
Ian Conyers DEMOCRATIC Senate 4 100%
Patrick Colbeck REPUBLICAN Senate 7 27%
Tom Casperson REPUBLICAN Senate 38 27%
Jack Brandenburg REPUBLICAN Senate 8 27%
Darwin Booher REPUBLICAN Senate 35 27%
Steve Bieda DEMOCRATIC Senate 9 100%
Hoon-Yung Hopgood DEMOCRATIC Senate 6 100%
Ken Horn REPUBLICAN Senate 32 36%
John Proos REPUBLICAN Senate 21 20%
Phil Pavlov REPUBLICAN Senate 25 27%
Margaret O'Brien REPUBLICAN Senate 20 27%
Mike Nofs REPUBLICAN Senate 19 18%
Arlan Meekhof REPUBLICAN Senate 30 27%
Jim Marleau REPUBLICAN Senate 12 20%
Peter MacGregor REPUBLICAN Senate 28 44%
Mike Kowall REPUBLICAN Senate 15 36%
Marty Knollenberg REPUBLICAN Senate 13 27%
David Knezek DEMOCRATIC Senate 5 100%
Rick Jones REPUBLICAN Senate 24 45%
Joe Hune REPUBLICAN Senate 22 27%
Jim Ananich DEMOCRATIC Senate 27 100%