Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, May. 15.

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UPDATED EVENT: Wednesday, May. 15 8:30 AM Michigan Senate Natural Resources Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Natural Resources Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘SB 37 – Natural resources; hunting; feeding or baiting deer; allow’, and ‘SR 49 – a resolution to oppose the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community’s application to regulate water quality and air quality on the L’Anse Reservation’

Location: Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/natlresources.html

Contacts: Jackie Mosher, Committee Clerk, 1 517 373 5312

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Wednesday, May. 15 9:00 AM Michigan House Energy Committee meeting – Michigan House Energy Committee meeting, with agenda including presentations by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=501

Contacts: Melissa Weipert, Michigan House Energy Committee clerk, mweipert@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 5176

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Wednesday, May. 15 10:30 AM Michigan Dementia Coalition release a new report to make Michigan ‘dementia capabale’ – Michigan Dementia Coalition release a new report about the impact of dementia on Michigan and series of recommendations as part of Older Michiganian’s Day

Location: East Lawn, Michigan State Capitol, 100 S Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.aarp.org, https://twitter.com/AARP

Contacts: Mark Hornbeck, AARP Michigan, mhornbeck@aarp.org, 1 517 267 8935

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, May. 15 10:30 AM Michigan House Tax Policy Committee meeting – Michigan House Tax Policy Committee meeting, with agenda including a presentation from Streamlined Sales and Use Director Craig Johnson

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=521

Contacts: Taylor Thrush, Michigan House Tax Policy Committee clerk, tthrush@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 7256

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Wednesday, May. 15 12:30 PM Michigan Senate Finance Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Finance Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘SB 47 – Property tax; assessments; placement of solar panels on residential real property; exclude from assessment of true cash value’, ‘SB 48 – Property tax; exemptions; alternative energy personal property; modify exemption’, ‘SB 269 – Individual income tax; returns; taxpayer protection act; provide for’, ‘HB 4121 – Property tax; delinquent taxes; authority of county treasurers to enter tax foreclosure avoidance agreements; eliminate sunset’

Location: Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/finance.html

Contacts: Jackie Mosher, Michigan Senate Finance Committee Clerk, 1 517 373 5312

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Wednesday, May. 15 3:00 PM Michigan Senate Families, Seniors and Veterans Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Families, Seniors and Veterans Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4304 – Family law; marriage and divorce; health care coverage for a child in a judgment for divorce; clarify’, and ‘HB 4305 – Family law; marriage and divorce; health care coverage for child in divorce judgment; clarify’, and a presentation by Area Agency on Aging of West Michigan Legislative Advocacy Chair Harold Mast on the topic of care givers for the rapidly growing senior population

Location: Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/families.html

Contacts: Michael Sitkauskas, 1 517 373 5314

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, May. 15 3:00 PM Bicameral Dems highlight party’s action on health care and prescription drug bills – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, and fellow Democrats Sens. Chris Murphy, Debbie Stabenow, Patty Murray, and Ron Wyden and Reps. Frank Pallone, Anna Eshoo, Ann McLane Kuster, and Andy Kim highlight Democrats’ action on health care and prescription drug legislation and call on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to bring the bills to a vote * Event comes ahead of a House of Representatives vote on a health care and prescription drug package

Location: H-207, U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.speaker.gov, https://twitter.com/SpeakerPelosi

Contacts: Justin Goodman, Sen. Chuck Schumer press, Press@schumer.senate.gov; Henry Connelly, House Speaker press, 1 202 226 7616;

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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, May. 15 4:00 PM ACLU of Michigan and MIRC speak at Grand Rapids Civilian Appeal Board meeting – Grand Rapids Civilian Appeal Board meeting, with an appeal by the American Civil Liberties Union of Michigan (ACLU) and Michigan Immigrant Rights Center (MIRC) asking the Board to reverse the findings of the Grand Rapids Police Department which exonerated Captain Curt VanderKooi for calling U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) on Jilmar Ramos-Gomez, a U.S. citizen and decorated Marine combat veteran

Location: Grand Rapids City Hall, 300 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI

Weblinks: http://www.aclumich.org/, https://twitter.com/ACLUofMichigan

Contacts: Dana Chicklas, dchicklas@aclumich.org, 1 734 945 8857

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Wednesday, May. 15 6:00 PM Women in Government Relations Annual Spring Reception – Women in Government Relations Annual Spring Reception, bringing together Members of Congress, Capitol Hill staff, and the govt relations and public affairs community to honor Congressional leaders who embody the vision of WGR. This year’s honorees include Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell and Republican Rep. Jackie Walorski

Location: National Museum of Women in the Arts, 1250 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.wgr.org/Spring_Reception, https://twitter.com/WGRDC

Contacts: WGR, info@wgr.org, 1 703 610 9030

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Wednesday, May. 15 – Friday, May. 17 Agile for Automotive Conference – Agile for Automotive Conference, for automotive and mobility leaders with expertise in Agile and Lean Development Methodologies in automotive OEMs, mobility and the auto supply chain

Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton Detroit Livonia Novi, 19525 Victor Pkwy, Livonia, MI

Weblinks: http://www.iqpc.com, https://twitter.com/IQPC

Contacts: IQPC North America, info@iqpc.com, 1 646 378 6026

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Wednesday, May. 15 Olivet College 23rd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner – Olivet College 23rd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner, honoring Erik Larson, Joan Nelson and Linda Lee Tarver as the recipients of the Leadership in Individual and Social Responsibility Award

Location: Country Club of Lansing, 2200 Moores River Dr, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.olivetcollege.edu/, https://twitter.com/olivetcollege

Contacts: Taylor Gorr, Olivet College, 1 269 749 7593

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Thursday, May. 16 8:00 AM CIO Detroit Summit

Location: The Baronette Renaissance Detroit-Novi Hotel, 27790 Novi Rd, Novi, MI

Weblinks: http://detroit.ciosummit.us/, https://twitter.com/CDMmedia

Contacts: CDM Media, info@cdmmedia.com, 1 808 535 9300

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Thursday, May. 16 8:00 AM CISO Detroit Summit

Location: The Baronette Renaissance Detroit-Novi Hotel, 27790 Novi Rd, Novi, MI

Weblinks: http://detroit.cisosummit.us/, https://twitter.com/CDMmedia

Contacts: CDM Media, info@cdmmedia.com, 1 808 535 9300

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Thursday, May. 16 9:00 AM Glenn Close and Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Roy Blunt speak at Washington Post mental health event – The Washington Post hosts actress Glenn Close and Democratic Sen. Debbie Stabenow and Republican Sen. Roy Blunt, sponsors of the ‘Excellence in Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Expansion Act’, in discussion on mental health and the addiction crisis in America. Event also includes a panel of Washington Post reporters who discuss their recent publication on ‘the Fentanyl Failure’, and examine the state of addiction in our society and how we treat mental health issues nationwide

Location: The Washington Post, 1301 K St NW, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.washingtonpost.com/, https://twitter.com/washingtonpost

Contacts: Nancy Murphy, The Washington Post communications and events, Nancy.Murphy@washpost.com, 1 202 334 7181

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 16 10:30 AM Michigan House Oversight Committee meeting – Michigan House Oversight Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4435 – Civil rights; speech and assembly; campus free speech act; create’, ‘HB 4436 – Civil rights; speech and assembly; safeguards for exercise of free speech rights on community college and university campuses; provide for’, ‘HB 4336 – Legislature; auditor general; authority and process to obtain confidential or electronic data; codify’, ‘HB 4574 – Legislature; auditor general; provisions allowing auditor general access to records; clarify’

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://house.mi.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=517

Contacts: Taylor Thrush, Committee Clerk, tthrush@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 7256

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 16 10:30 AM Michigan House Health Policy Committee meeting – Michigan House Health Policy Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4325 – Health occupations; counselors; scope of practice for counselors; modify, and revise licensing requirements’, ‘HB 4412 – Health; pharmaceuticals; sale or purchase of dextromethorphan for individuals under the age of 18; prohibit’, ‘HB 4451- Insurance; health insurers; coverage and benefits prescription eye drops; provide for’

Location: Anderson House Office Building, 124 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=505

Contacts: Sondra Gordon, Committee Clerk, sgordon@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 0910

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 16 1:00 PM Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4225 – Health occupations; health professionals; prescribers to obtain a Michigan Automated Prescription System (MAPS) report before prescribing or dispensing a controlled substance; provide exemption for hospice, and exempt hospice patients from bona fide prescriber-patient relationship requirement for prescribing a controlled substance’, ‘SCR 8 – A concurrent resolution to declare Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) a critical health issue, commit the Legislature to action, and encourage the Governor to direct agencies to assess and report progress on reducing ACE’

Location: Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/healthpolicy.html

Contacts: Heather Dorbeck, OfcSCC@senate.michigan.gov, 1 517 373 5323

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 16 1:30 PM Michigan Senate Local Government Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Local Government Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4119 – Libraries; policies and practices; reestablishment of free public libraries; provide for in certain circumstances’, ‘HB 4055 – Land use; land division; tax payment certification prior to approval of land division; require’

Location: Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend St, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/committee/local_govt_elec.html

Contacts: Jackie Mosher, Michigan Senate Local Government Committee, 1 517 373 5312

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Thursday, May. 16 – Saturday, May. 18 Michigan Historic Preservation Network Annual Statewide Preservation Conference – The Michigan Historic Preservation Network 39th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference, themed ‘Toolkits and Wheelhouses’

Location: Haworth Inn & Conference Center, 225 College Ave, Holland, MI

Weblinks: http://www.mhpn.org/, https://twitter.com/mihpn

Contacts: Michigan Historic Preservation Network , info@mhpn.org, 1 517 371 8080

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Thursday, May. 16 4:30 PM Gentex Corp: Full year 2018 AGM

Location: Pinnacle Center, 3330 Highland Drive, Hudsonville, MI

Weblinks: http://ir.gentex.com/

Contacts: Connie Hamblin, Gentex Corp Investor Relations, 1 616 772 1590 x 5814

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Thursday, May. 16 Whirlpool Corp: Q2 2019 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://investors.whirlpoolcorp.com/events.cfm, https://twitter.com/WhirlpoolCorp

Contacts: Larry Venturelli, Whirlpool investor relations, larry_m_venturelli@whirlpool.com, 1 269 923 3189

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Friday, May. 17 10:30 AM Michigan Press Association Foundation 33rd Annual Scholarship Golf Benefit

Location: Lake Forest Golf Club, 3110 W Ellsworth Rd, Ann Arbor, MI

Weblinks: http://www.michiganpress.org/, https://twitter.com/michiganpress

Contacts: Michigan Press Association, mpa@michiganpress.org, 1 517 372 2424