WASH. COUNTY VIETNAM VET. MEM. HIGHWAY H.B. 4602:

SUMMARY OF BILL

REPORTED FROM COMMITTEE

 

 

 

 

 

 

House Bill 4602 (as reported without amendment)

Sponsor: Representative Jimmie Wilson, Jr.

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 I-94 in Washtenaw County between Highway US-23 and Rawsonville Road as the "Washtenaw County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway".

 

Proposed MCL 250.1018c Legislative Analyst: Alex Krabill

 

BRIEF RATIONALE

 

Veterans returning home should never feel alone or unappreciated. Designating this stretch of I-94 as the "Washtenaw County Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway" would honor the 76 soldiers from Washtenaw County who were killed in action and the two soldiers who went missing in action during the Vietnam War.

 

FISCAL IMPACT

 

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

 

Date Completed: 9-29-23 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.