The Legislative Committee is made up representatives from the Clerk profession throughout Michigan. The purpose of this committee is to monitor all pending or proposed legislation that pertains to the responsibilities or functions of the municipal clerk by attending the meetings of the Council of Election Officials, and talking with other State legislative committees and subcommittees. Members of this committee shall be considered active members of the CEO, and some shall be voting members of the CEO. This committee shall also take an active role in initiating changes or additions in legislation that would enhance the duties of the municipal clerk. Other duties may include writing letters or calling legislators or testifying at public meetings regarding pending legislation.

The legislative committee shall work as part of a network informing other clerks of potential legislation and encouraging assistance. This committee shall formulate all legislative resolutions to be considered by the membership.

Jeremy Howard, CMMC/CMC

MAMC Legislative Committee Chair

Citizen’s Forum Northern Michigan Public Service Academy lakeview Arena 401 E. Fair Avenue Marquette (map)
The Michigan Association of Municipal Clerks (MAMC) and the Northern Michigan Public Service Academy (NMPSA) are very pleased to announce the the MAMC in the Upper Peninsula Master Academy class. Recognizing that it has been very difficult for most U.P. Clerks to attend MAMC training downstate, the Association and NMPSA are pleased to offer this unique training opportunity. Please note that this session is not limited to Clerks and MAMC members. Who Should Attend: Elected and Appointed Cle...

Committee Resources

The Council of Election Officials (CEO) and MAMC Legislative Committee maintain a Bill Matrix, listing bills that have been introduced by the House or Senate, but not approved by both at the current time. Most bills are not likely to be signed into law, there are usually several bills introduced with a similar purpose and distinct differences. For those interested in viewing a current Bill Matrix PDF, it gives summary information on each bill with links to more specific details of a bill.

View the 2017-2018 CEO-MAMC Legislative Priorities list

View the 98th Legislature Leadership List