Substitute For

SENATE BILL NO. 68

A bill to amend 1961 PA 236, entitled

"Revised judicature act of 1961,"

by amending section 6452 (MCL 600.6452).

the people of the state of michigan enact:

Sec. 6452. (1) Every claim against the this state, cognizable by the court of claims, shall be is forever barred unless the claim is filed with the clerk of the court or suit instituted thereon an action is commenced on the claim in federal court as authorized in section 6440, within 3 years after the claim first accrues.

(2) Except as modified by this section, the provisions of RJA chapter 58, relative to the limitation of actions, shall also be applicable applies to the limitation prescribed in under this section.

(3) The attorney general shall have has the same right as a creditor under the provisions of the statutes of the this state of Michigan in such case made and provided, to petition for the granting of letters of administration appointment of a personal representative of the estate of any a deceased person.

(4) The attorney general shall have has the same right as a superintendent of the poor under the provisions of the statutes of the this state of Michigan in such case made and provided, to petition for the appointment of a guardian of the estate of a minor or any other person individual under a disability.

(5) This section does not apply to a claim for compensation under the wrongful imprisonment compensation act, 2016 PA 343, MCL 691.1751 to 691.1757.

Enacting section 1. Section 6452 of the revised judicature act of 1961, 1961 PA 236, MCL 600.6452, as amended by this amendatory act, applies retroactively to March 29, 2017.

Enacting section 2. This amendatory act does not take effect unless all of the following bills of the 100th Legislature are enacted into law:

(a) House Bill No. 5117.

(b) House Bill No. 5118.