Michigan Daybook

Associated Press Michigan Daybook for Wednesday, Jan. 08.

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Wednesday, Jan. 08 9:00 AM Michigan Senate Insurance and Banking Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Insurance and Banking Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘HB 5241 – Insurance; insurers; exemption relating to requirements for a valuation manual; eliminate’, ‘HB 5242 – Insurance; other; authority of the director of department of insurance and financial services to regulate holding companies; expand’, ‘HB 5243 – Insurance; other; annual audited financial requirements; modify’

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, Jan. 08 2:00 PM Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee meeting – Michigan Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee meeting, with agenda including consideration of ‘SB 672 – Health facilities; certificate of need; requirement to obtain a certificate of need for increase in psychiatric beds and certain specialized psychiatric program; eliminate’, ‘SB 673 – Mental health; other; accepting public patients as a condition of licensing for psychiatric hospitals and psychiatric units; require’, ‘SB 675 – Health facilities; certificate of need; requirement to obtain a certificate of need for catheterization; modify’, ‘SB 674 – Health facilities; certificate of need; requirement to obtain a certificate of need for air ambulance; eliminate’

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

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

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

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Wednesday, Jan. 08 – Friday, Jan. 10 Michigan Brewers Guild Annual Conference and Trade Show – Michigan Brewers Guild Annual Conference and Trade Show * Events held at Radisson Plaza Hotel at Kalamazoo Center, and Wings Event Center

Location: Kalamazoo, MI

Weblinks: http://www.mibeer.com/

Contacts: Dianna Stampfler, Communications, Public & Media Relations, dianna@promotemichigan.com, 1 269 330 4228

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Thursday, Jan. 09 10:30 AM Michigan House joint committee meeting on human trafficking – Michigan House Health Policy Committee and House Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services joint committee meeting on human trafficking in Michigan, featuring presentation by human trafficking survivor Ruth Rondon and Michigan Human Trafficking Commission Executive Director Kelly Carter

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

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

Contacts: Rachel Doane, Michigan House of Representatives, RDoane@house.mi.gov , 1 517 373 1588

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Thursday, Jan. 09 10:30 AM Michigan Economic Forecast Forum – Michigan Economic Forecast Forum, co-sponsored by Michigan Chamber of Commerce and Michigan Bankers Association, featuring results of the 2020 2020 Michigan Economic Prediction Survey of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce membership. Speakers include Michigan Treasurer Rachael Eubanks, Chief Deputy Treasurer Jeff Guilfoyle, and U.S. Federal Reserve Bank business economist Martin Lavelle

Location: Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, 219 S Harrison Rd, East Lansing, MI

Weblinks: https://www.michamber.com/, https://twitter.com/michamber

Contacts: John Sellek, jbs@harborstrategic.com

Credentialed media please RSVP to John Sellek: jbs@harborstrategic.com

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Thursday, Jan. 09 2:00 PM Michigan Gov. Whitmer makes Gordie Howe International Bridge project announcement – Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer makes announcement regarding the Gordie Howe International Bridge project, with Michigan state Sen. Stephanie Chang, MDOT Director Paul Ajegba, and representatives from the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority and Bridging North America

Location: WDBA Southwest Detroit Community Office, 7744 W Vernor Hwy, Detroit, MI

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

Contacts: Office of the Michigan Governor, BrownT56@michigan.gov

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Thursday, Jan. 09 – Sunday, Jan. 12 Ultimate Fishing Show – Detroit

Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Avenue, Novi, MI

Weblinks: http://www.showspan.com, https://twitter.com/ultimatefishdet

Contacts: ShowSpan, events@ShowSpan.com, 1 616 447 2860

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Thursday, Jan. 09 – Sunday, Jan. 12 Grand Rapids Camper, Travel and RV Show

Location: DeVos Place convention center, 303 Monroe Avenue Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI

Weblinks: http://www.showspan.com

Contacts: ShowSpan, events@ShowSpan.com, 1 616 447 2860

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Thursday, Jan. 09 JK Simmons celebrates 65th birthday – 65th birthday of JK Simmons, American actor best known for his roles in Sam Raimi’s ‘Spider-Man’ trilogy, ‘Juno’, ‘Justice League’ and ‘Whiplash’, which earned him numerous accolades. His TV credits include ‘Law & Order’, ‘Oz’ and ‘The Closer’