Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Dec. 04.

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 9:00 AM Michigan Senate Insurance and Banking Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Insurance and Banking Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4411 – Consumer credit; other; credit services protection act; modify exceptions to prohibited conduct provision’

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

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

Contacts: Michael Sitkauskas, Michigan Senate Insurance and Banking Committee clerk, 1 517 373 5314

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 9:00 AM Michigan House Energy Committee meeting – Michigan House Energy Committee meeting, with agenda including presentation on energy efficiency with Michigan state Rep. Markkanen, Michigan Energy Efficiency Contractors Association Executive Director David Gard, Building Performance Solutions President Alex Van Rijn, Energy Sciences President Shelley Sullivan, and Lean & Green Michigan CEO Bali Kumar

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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NEW EVENT: Wednesday, Dec. 04 9:00 AM Vice President Pence’s daily schedule – Vice President Mike Pence participates in a House Republican Conference meeting at the U.S. Capitol (9:00 AM EST, closed press), before departing Joint Base Andrews en route to Kalamazoo, MI (10:55 AM EST, pool press), arriving at Kalamazoo / Battle Creek International Airport at 12:30 PM (pre-credentialed press). He delivers remarks to a meeting of faith leaders at the Valley Family Church (1:10 PM EST, pool press) before delivering remarks at a ‘Keep America Great’ event in Holland, MI (5:00 PM EST, pre-credentialed press). Afterwards, he departs Gerald R. Ford International Airport in Grand Rapids, MI, en route to Washington, DC (7:35 PM EST, pool press), arriving back at JBA at 9:00 PM EST (pool press)

Weblinks: http://www.whitehouse.gov, https://twitter.com/VP

Contacts: Vice President press, 1 202 456 0373

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 9:15 AM Michigan state lawmakers unveil universal background checks legislation – Michigan state Sens. Rosemary Bayer, Stephanie Chang and Jeremy Moss, and Reps. Robert Wittenberg, Brenda Carter and Jon Hoadley introduce legislation that would expand background checks for guns to cover all types of firearms, rather than just pistols, via press conference

Location: Rm 403, Michigan State Capitol, 100 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, MI

Weblinks: http://www.senate.michigan.gov, https://twitter.com/MISenate

Contacts: Katie Reiter, kreiter@senate.michigan.gov, 1 517 373 2417

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 10:00 AM UAW FCA Council meeting – United Auto Workers FCA Council closed-door meeting, to review a proposed tentative agreement and vote on whether to take it to a ratification vote of members * Followed immediately by media briefing

Location: Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center, 400 Renaissance Dr W, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://www.uaw.org, https://twitter.com/UAW

Contacts: Sandra Davis, UAW, sdavis@uaw.net, 1 313 926 5291; Brian Rothenberg , UAW, brothenberg@uaw.net, 1 614 207 3237 ;

A press room will be available in the Brule Room, open 10 – 6. Credentialed media should RSVP to sdavis@uaw.net

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 10:15 AM Michigan Dems discuss Vice President Pence’s visit – Michigan Democratic Party Chair Lavora Barnes and congressional candidates Bryan Berghoef and Jon Hoadley preview Vice President Mike Pence’s West Michigan trip, via press call

Weblinks: http://www.michigandems.com, https://twitter.com/MichiganDems

Contacts: Christian Slater, Michigan Democratic Party, cslater@michigandems.com, 1 616 836 1832

Please RSVP with Christian Slater at cslater@michigandems.com or 616-836-1832. Call-in information will be provided after RSVP

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 10:30 AM Michigan House Tax Policy Committee meeting – Michigan House Tax Policy Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4992 – Individual income tax; credit; tax credit for charitable donations to food banks and shelters; provide for’, ‘HB 4993 – Individual income tax; credit; credit for donation to a community foundation; provide for’

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, Dec. 04 12:00 PM Michigan House Local Government and Municipal Finance Committee meeting – Michigan House Local Government and Municipal Finance Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 5124 – Property tax; delinquent taxes; provisions for reducing redemption amounts; modify’, ‘HB 5008 – Corrections; state facilities; requirement to post diagrams of exit routes in areas where prisoners have access; prohibit’, ‘HB 5119 – Land use; planning; planning commissions; expand eligibility for membership on’

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

Weblinks: http://house.michigan.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comkey=511

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 12:00 PM Michigan state Rep. Sarah Anthony introduces bill banning child marriage, via press conference

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

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Sarah Anthony, 1 517 373 0826

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 12:30 PM Michigan Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘SB 524 – Transportation; other; posting of certain information for certain state and local road construction contracts; provide for’, and legislation to rename portions of highways including HB 4349, HB 4570, HB 4572, HB 4611, SB 132, SB 435, and SB 585

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

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

Contacts: Heather Dorbeck, Michigan Senate Transportation and Infrastructure Committee clerk, OfcSCC@senate.michigan.gov, 1 517 373 5323

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 2:00 PM Michigan House Transportation Committee meeting – Michigan House Transportation Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 5229 – Local government; intergovernmental affairs; tax levied under the municipal partnership act; modify’, ‘HB 4965 – Transportation; funds; allocations for certain county road commission expenditures; modify’, ‘HB 4966 – Transportation; funds; return of distribution to city and village managers; modify’, ‘HB 4971 – Transportation; funds; engineering study for certain local road agencies to increase capacity; provide for’, ‘HB 4923 – Criminal procedure; sentencing guidelines; sentencing guidelines for crime of installing a nonoperative air bag; provide for’, ‘HB 4924 – Crimes; vehicle offenses; penalties for installing a nonoperative air bag; provide for’

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

Weblinks: http://house.mi.gov/MHRPublic/CommitteeInfo.aspx?comcode=TRAN

Contacts: Dakota Soda, Committee Clerk, dsoda@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 0350

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 3:00 PM Michigan Senate Government Operations Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Government Operations Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4095 – Land use; zoning and growth management’

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

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

Contacts: Scott Jones, Michigan Senate Govt Operations Committee Clerk, 1 517 373 5307

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 3:00 PM Michigan Senate Families, Seniors and Veterans Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Families, Seniors and Veterans Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of SB 636 – Children; child care; exemption from licensing for homeless shelters to provide child care under certain conditions; create’

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

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

Contacts: Elena Palombo, OfcSCC@senate.michigan.gov, 1 517 373 1721

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 3:30 PM Michigan state lawmakers announce pet leasing ban – Michigan state Reps. Bill Sowerby and Tommy Brann announce new legislation to ban the practice of pet leasing in Michigan

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

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Aneta Kiersnowski, akiersnowski@house.mi.gov, 1 708 691 8615

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UPDATED EVENT: Wednesday, Dec. 04 5:00 PM Vice President Pence speaks at ‘Keep America Great’ event in Michigan – Vice President Mike Pence delivers remarks at a ‘Keep America Great’ event in Michigan, with former White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders

Location: 215 Central Ave, Holland, MI

Weblinks: http://www.donaldjtrump.com, https://twitter.com/realdonaldtrump

Contacts: Vice President press, 1 202 456 0373; Trump for President press, pressoffice@donaldtrump.com;

Pre-credentialed press

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 6:00 PM Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel 9th annual State of the County address

Location: Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, 44575 Garfield Rd, Clinton Twp, MI

Weblinks: http://macombgov.org/

Contacts: John Cwikla, Macomb County, 1 586 291 1652

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UPDATED EVENT: Wednesday, Dec. 04 Vice President Pence in Michigan – Vice President Mike Pence participates in a bus tour through Western Michigan, including meeting faith leaders at the Valley Family Church in Kalamazoo (1:10 PM EST) and participating in a roundtable discussion with community leaders * He also delivers remarks at a ‘Keep America Great’ event

Weblinks: http://www.whitehouse.gov, https://twitter.com/VP

Contacts: Vice President press, 1 202 456 0373

Pence arrives in Michigan at Duncan Aviation, 5605 Portage Road, Kalamazoo (12:30 PM EST). 9:30am-10:00am: Media call time and pre-set for video cameras, tripods, and satellite trucks. 10:00am-11:00am: Airport access closed to press. 11:00am-11:45am: Media re-entry and media call time for print reporters and still photographers. Media must RSVP to pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov by 5:00 PM EST on Tuesday, December 3. At the airport, you will be required to present your press credentials ** Pool press for faith leaders meeting

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Wednesday, Dec. 04 – Friday, Dec. 06 EV Thermal Management summit

Location: Four Points by Sheraton Detroit Novi, 27000 South Karevich Drive, Novi, 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, Dec. 04 – Friday, Dec. 06 E-Mobility Charging Infrastructure Conference

Location: Four Points by Sheraton Detroit Novi, 27000 South Karevich Drive, Novi, 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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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Dec. 05 8:30 AM Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Judiciary and Public Safety Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘SB 420 – Civil procedure; execution; service of execution; modify procedures’, ‘SB 533 – Crimes; robbery; description of armed robbery; modify’, ‘SB 534 – Criminal procedure; mental capacity; procedure for asserting insanity defense; expand to include misdemeanor offenses’, ‘HB 4126 – Marihuana; other; requirement for health warning labels on marihuana products sold in Michigan; provide for’, ‘HB 4127 – Medical marihuana; other; requirement for health warning labels on medical marihuana products sold in Michigan; provide for’

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

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

Contacts: Jackie Mosher, 1 517 373 5312

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Dec. 05 9:30 AM Michigan state Reps. Yousef Rabhi, Rachel Hood and Laurie Pohutsky announce legislation to protect water resources

Weblinks: http://www.house.mi.gov/home.asp

Contacts: Office of Rep. Yousef Rabhi, yousefrabhi@house.mi.gov, 1 517 373 2577

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Dec. 05 10:00 AM Fatberg educational display unveiled at Michigan Science Center – Michigan Science Center, with support from the Healthy Urban Waters program at Wayne State University and Macomb County, MI Public Works Office, unveils a new educational display featuring pieces of the Macomb County fatberg, which was removed from a Macomb County sewer line in 2018 * The fatberg was a 19-ton collection of fats, oils, grease and other materials that formed in a sewer pipe in Clinton Township, MI. Prior to its disposal, it was 100 feet long, 11 feet wide and six feet tall

Location: Michigan Science Center, 5020 John R St, Detroit, MI

Weblinks: http://macombgov.org/

Contacts: Dan Heaton, Macomb County Public Works Office, dan.heaton@macombgov.org, 1 586 469 7424

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Dec. 05 10:30 AM Michigan House Health Policy Committee meeting – Michigan House Health Policy Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 4978 – Health; pharmaceuticals; program for the wholesale importation of pharmaceuticals from Canada; provide for’, ‘HB 4979 – Health; pharmaceuticals; international wholesale prescription drug importation program; provide for’, ‘HB 5178 – Mental health; other; universal community mental health services credentialing program; create’

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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Thursday, Dec. 05 Lear Corporation: Q4 2019 Ex-dividend date

Weblinks: http://ir.lear.com/events.cfm

Contacts: Matthew J. Simoncini, Lear Corp Investor Relations, 1 248 447 1500

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Friday, Dec. 06 8:00 AM CFA Financial Services Conference continues – Consumer Federation of America Annual Financial Services Conference continues, with day two speakers including Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib; Securities and Exchange Commission Commissioners Robert Jackson and Allison Lee; Office of the New York State Attorney General Chief Counsel for Federal Initiatives Matthew Colangelo; NAACP Washington Bureau Director Hilary Shelton; and Public Citizen President Rob Weissman

Location: Embassy Suites by Hilton Washington DC Convention Center, 900 10th Street Northwest, Washington, DC

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

Contacts: CFA, info@consumerfed.org, 1 202 387 6121; Richard Eckman, CFA, reckman@consumerfed.org, 1 202 939 1013;