HOUSE BILL NO. 4652

May 22, 2019, Introduced by Rep. Albert and referred to the Committee on Regulatory Reform.

A bill to amend 1962 PA 199, entitled

"Ski area safety act of 1962,"

by amending section 16 (MCL 408.336).

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 16. (a) (1) An application for a an annual permit for any year before 2025 shall be accompanied by fees of:a fee. The fee is the greater of the following:

(a) $25.00 for an annual permit; or$37.50 through 2020, $50.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $75.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(b) The sum of the following:

(i) $2.00 for For each rope tow, $3.00 through 2020, $4.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $6.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(ii) $5.00 for For each T bar, J bar, or platter pull, $7.50 through 2020, $10.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $15.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(iii) $15.00 for For each chair lift or skimobile, and$22.50 through 2020, $30.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $45.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(iv) $30.00 for For each aerial tramway, $45.00 through 2020, $60.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $90.00 for 2023 and 2024.

if greater than the $25.00 annual permit fee.

(2) (b) Inspection fees shall be as follows:

(a) $8.00 for For each rope tow, $12.00 through 2020, $16.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $24.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(b) $20.00 for For each T bar, J bar, or platter pull, $30.00 through 2020, $40.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $60.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(c) $60.00 for For each chair lift or skimobile, $90.00 through 2020, $120.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $180.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(d) $120.00 for For each aerial tramway, and$180.00 through 2020, $240.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $360.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(e) $50.00 for For reinspections or special inspections at an operator's request, $75.00 through 2020, $100.00 for 2021 and 2022, or $150.00 for 2023 and 2024.

(3) Any An operator may employ any to make inspections a person , partnership or corporation, approved by the commissioner and board. , to make the inspections. Inspections made by any person, partnership, or corporation, that may be A person employed by an operator , shall be report an inspection on forms a form furnished or approved by the department. Inspection fees shall be are waived when if the annual permit application is accompanied by such an inspection report.

(4) (c) Fees The fee for review and approval of plans prior to construction shall be is $200.00 for a chair lift, T bar, J bar, platter pull, or tramway.

(5) Fees The fee for review and approval of plans for modification and alteration of an existing lift shall be is $50.00.

(6) (d) Fees shall be paid to the department. , which shall give receipts therefor.The department shall give a receipt for the payment of a fee.