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Historic Districts in Detroit
Detroit Head Start Information
List of Public Assistance Programs
NEZ Tax Credit Extension Dec. 9th, 2016
What has Council President Pro Tem George Cushingberry Jr done at City Council? A list of achievements...
Medical Marijuana Caregiver Center - Law Department
December 20th, 2016
Public Act 242 This law allows a certified sworn peace officer “drug recognition” expert to take a saliva sample of person in a vehicle to determine if they have used Marijuana for the purposes of determining their competence to operate a motor vehicle. It does not matter if the vehicle is parked or moving. (Our analysis of Public Act 242 – Friends of Cushingberry)
Public Act 281 Gives specific definition of the content of medibles (non-smokeable) Marijuana. Also spells out procedures for violations of the provisions of the card. Removes all criminal penalties from the books for the plant. This act allows Marijuana butter, cookies, brownies, teas, etc., and other bills provide computer services and stiff civil fines for violations. On October 1, 2017, Firefighters and Sheriffs in Michigan will benefit from Marijuana when 30% of all sale proceeds are earmarked for the Firefighter Presumption of Cancer and First Responder Presumed Coverage Fund.
Public Act 282 will allow contractors to be eligible for no bid contracts for the software seed to sale tracking program. This bill will allow a software company to bid on a Marijuana Tracking System because it defines the specifications for the developers to use in designing and implementing the statewide system. This bill will track the sales of marijuana between patients and the growers who interact with retail sites.
Public Act 283 will regulate the use of Non-Smokeable (Medible) Marijuana and spells out exact amounts of cannabis products that should be in a drink, brownie, Vaporizing pen, or other form of the medicine. The list of ingredients are: 16 Ounces of Solid Medible Marijuana (brownies, cakes, etc.), 7 Grams for using in a vaporizing pen and, 72 Fluid Ounces of liquid.
FCC Internet and Communication Services for Low Income Consumers
Lifeline Phone (click here) Federal Communications Commission
Lifeline Broadband (click here)
Help to Lower Your Property Taxes Blog Information Poverty Exemption, Neighborhood Enterprise Zone Exemption Information
Form 2766 Property Transfer Affidavit keeps you from having to pay higher property taxes (click here for form)
Form 5107 Affidavit for Disabled Veterans Exemption allows veterans a complete exemption from property taxes. You must submit a veteran’s letter from the VA stating you have PTSD or other ailments along with a valid State ID must be submitted to the local assessor. (click here for form)