SR. CPO JASON P. MAY MEM. HWY H.B. 4154:

SUMMARY OF BILL

REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE

 

 

 

 

 

 

House Bill 4154 (as reported without amendment)

Sponsor: Representative Jay DeBoyer

House Committee: Transportation, Mobility, and Infrastructure

Senate Committee: Veterans and Emergency Services

 


CONTENT

 

The bill would amend the Michigan Memorial Highway Act to designate the portion of Highway M-3 in Macomb County beginning at the intersection of Gratiot Avenue and 23 Mile Road and continuing east to its end as the "Senior Chief Petty Officer Jason P. May Memorial Highway".

 

MCL 250.1092

 

BRIEF RATIONALE

 

Senior Chief Petty Officer (CPO) Jason P. May was born and raised in Chesterfield Township. He served in the United States Navy for 18 years. On June 29, 2015, May was deployed aboard the U.S.S. Essex, an amphibious assault ship that served in part of Operation Enduring Freedom, when he experienced chest pains and collapsed. He passed away at the age of 38. To honor his service and sacrifice, it has been suggested that a portion of M-3 in his hometown be named after Senior CPO May.

 

Legislative Analyst: Alex Krabill

 

FISCAL IMPACT

 

The bill would have no fiscal impact on State or local government.

 

Date Completed: 5-23-24 Fiscal Analyst: Bobby Canell

 

 

 

 

This analysis was prepared by nonpartisan Senate staff for use by the Senate in its deliberations and does not constitute an official statement of legislative intent.