March 14, 2019, Introduced by Reps. Hornberger, Griffin, Pagan, Glenn, Alexander, Witwer, Pohutsky, Brixie, Clemente, Ellison, Hoadley, Hood, Hammoud, Guerra, Manoogian, Garza, LaGrand, Whiteford, Bolden, Hertel, Rendon, Koleszar, Kuppa, Sabo, Elder, Whitsett, Kennedy, Neeley, Sowerby, Camilleri, Cynthia Johnson, Sneller, Tyrone Carter, Shannon, Hauck, Tate, Lasinski, Greig, Byrd, Garrett, Warren, Jones and Gay-Dagnogo and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.


     A bill to amend 1954 PA 116, entitled


"Michigan election law,"


by amending section 293 (MCL 168.293).




     Sec. 293. Any member of said boards the state board of


education, board of regents of the University of Michigan, board of


trustees of Michigan State University, or board of governors of


Wayne State University may be removed from office upon conviction


in impeachment proceedings for the reasons and in the manner set


forth in section 7 of article 11 XI of the state constitution of


1963. The governor shall have has the power and it shall be is his


or her duty , except at such time as the legislature may be in


session, to examine into the condition and administration of the

said boards and the acts of the members enumerated herein of the


boards and to remove from office for gross neglect of duty or for


corrupt conduct in office, or any other misfeasance or malfeasance


therein, in office, and report the causes of such the removal to


the legislature. at its next session. Such person shall The


individual must be served with a written notice of the charges


against him or her and be afforded an opportunity for a public


hearing conducted personally by the governor.


     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days


after the date it is enacted into law.