June 15, 2023, Introduced by Reps. Tisdel, Schuette, Smit, DeBoer, Neyer, Prestin, Mueller, Bierlein, Roth, Fox, Borton, Kunse, Outman and VanderWall and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.

A bill to amend 1931 PA 328, entitled

"The Michigan penal code,"

(MCL 750.1 to 750.568) by adding section 222b.

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 222b. If a prosecuting attorney charges an individual with a violation of this chapter, or any other violation of the laws of this state, a conviction for which would result in the individual being prohibited from possessing a firearm, the prosecuting attorney shall not amend the charge in a manner that would allow the individual to legally possess a firearm if a conviction for the amended charge would not prohibit the individual from possessing a firearm.

Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days after the date it is enacted into law.