Minors caught drinking for the first time could soon face a lighter penalty.
Lawmakers are moving to make a first offense a civil infraction instead of a misdemeanor.
The House voted for the change Tuesday. The Senate already passed it.
It is expected to go to Governor Snyder.
The maximum $100 fine would stay the same.
Minors could still be ordered to receive substance abuse services.
There were around 9,300 underage drinking convictions in 2014.