Public Policy Update from the State Bar of Michigan
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August 15, 2016
Volume 14, Issue 33

In the Capitol

The House of Representatives and Senate have adjourned for summer break. Both chambers will return the week of September 5th.
House Schedule
Senate Schedule

In the Hall of Justice

Proposed Rule Amendments 2015-14 - Proposed Amendments of MCR 9.200 et seq.
The proposed amendments of MCR 9.200 et seq. were submitted to the Court by the Judicial Tenure Commission to rearrange and renumber the rules applicable to the JTC to provide clarity and facilitate navigation. The proposed amendments of the JTC also include new rules and revisions of current rules regarding costs and sanctions, as well as other substantive proposed changes. This proposal includes most of the revisions suggested by the JTC, as well as some additional substantive changes added by the Court for purposes of public comment. Issued: 8/10/16 Comment Period Expiration: 12/1/16

At the Bar

Finding a Lawyer the Lawyer2Lawyer Way

Links of Interest

SBM Public Policy Resource Center
Michigan Supreme Court
Michigan Legislature
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