Here is the latest Michigan news from The Associated Press at 5:40 a.m. EST

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Legislation that would strip campaign finance oversight from the incoming Democratic secretary of state and shift it to a new bipartisan commission is in trouble in Michigan’s Republican-led Legislature. The Senate-passed bill is not on the agenda for a Wednesday committee meeting, an indication that it is at serious risk of stalling in the final week of the contentious lame-duck session.

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A recently established state panel could give final approval to a proposed oil pipeline tunnel beneath a crucial section of the Great Lakes. The Mackinac Straits Corridor Authority is scheduled to meet for the first time Wednesday in St. Ignace, Michigan. The panel is expected to consider recent agreements between Gov. Rick Snyder’s administration and Enbridge Inc. The Canadian company wants to drill a tunnel through bedrock under the straits area connecting Lakes Huron and Michigan.

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A scientific panel convened by Gov. Rick Snyder says Michigan’s standard for protecting drinking water from certain toxic chemicals may not be strong enough. The Michigan PFAS Science Advisory Committee made the finding in a report issued Tuesday. Snyder convened the panel of nationally recognized experts on per- and polyfluoroalkyl subtances, which are found in firefighting foam, some foods and a variety of household products.

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan legislators are poised to remove protections for many of the state’s wetlands, inland lakes and streams. A House committee Tuesday approved a bill that would drop permitting requirements for developing about 550,000 acres of wetlands and 4,200 of the state’s 11,000 lakes. A floor vote is expected Wednesday. A similar version has cleared the Senate.