HB-4208, As Passed House, November 29, 2017

HB-4208, As Passed Senate, November 29, 2017

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOUSE BILL No. 4208

 

 

February 14, 2017, Introduced by Rep. Miller and referred to the Committee on Elections and Ethics.

 

     A bill to amend 1954 PA 116, entitled

 

"Michigan election law,"

 

by amending sections 175 and 177 (MCL 168.175 and 168.177).

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 175. Any person duly An individual elected to the office

 

of state senator or representative who desires to resign shall file

 

a written notice containing the effective date of such the

 

resignation with the presiding officer of his or her respective

 

house, who shall immediately transmit the same written notice to

 

the governor. The resignation of an individual from the office of

 

state senator or representative remains in effect for the duration

 

of the unexpired legislative term.

 

     Sec. 177. Any state senator or representative may be removed

 

from office as provided in section 16 of article 4 IV of the state

 


constitution of 1963. The removal of an individual from the office

 

of state senator or representative remains in effect for the

 

duration of the unexpired legislative term.

 

     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days

 

after the date it is enacted into law.