1. Act No. 526, Public Acts of 2002, p. 1.

  2. Office of Highway Safety Planning, 2001 Annual Report, “Total Federal Dollars Reported, OP,” p. 57.

  3. Ibid, p. 59-60. The “OP” in the title stands for “Occupant Protection.” (Codes and numbers confirmed in teleconference with Ms. Kathy Farnum, Office of Highway Safety Planning, 1/6/03.)

  4. Office of Highway Safety Planning, 2001 Annual Report, “Mature Drivers,” p. 51.

  5. Act No. 526, p. 4.

  6. Assumes average statewide sheriff deputy compensation to be approximately $70,000 annually, including salary and benefits. The comparable figure for a Michigan State Police trooper is $90,000. A detailed memo explaining methodology is available on request.