***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Lawmakers to discuss new criminal justice reform legislation

Senator John Proos

Senator John Proos

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. John Proos and Senate bill sponsors will hold a media roundtable on Tuesday to announce a criminal justice reform package.

Sen. John Proos, R-St. Joseph, chairman of the Senate Appropriations subcommittee for the Judiciary and Corrections budgets; and
Additional Senate bill sponsors.

A media roundtable with Proos to introduce a legislative package that would make important, comprehensive reforms to Michigan’s criminal justice system. Sponsors of bills in the package will also be available for comment.

Tuesday, May 3, immediately following Senate session.

Michigan Capitol
Fourth Floor
Room 405
Lansing, MI 48933

Michigan’s criminal justice system is in need of modernizing. The goal of this package of bills is to reform, re-establish and rebuild a criminal justice system focused on lowering recidivism and keeping Michigan safe.

For more information, contact Proos’ office at 1-517-373-6960.