Bill Text: MI HB4747 | 2017-2018 | 99th Legislature | Engrossed


Bill Title: Elections; candidates; candidate filing fee in lieu of nomination petitions for township offices; allow, and make nonrefundable. Amends sec. 351 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.351). TIE BAR WITH: HB 4745'17, HB 4746'17, HB 4748'17, HB 4749'17, HB 4750'17

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2018-12-06 - Referred To Committee Of The Whole With Substitute S-1 [HB4747 Detail]

Download: Michigan-2017-HB4747-Engrossed.html

HB-4747, As Passed House, May 30, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUBSTITUTE FOR

 

HOUSE BILL NO. 4747

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

     A bill to amend 1954 PA 116, entitled

 

"Michigan election law,"

 

by amending section 351 (MCL 168.351).

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     Sec. 351. After the filing of a nominating petition or

 

nonrefundable filing fee by or in on behalf of a proposed candidate

 

for a township office, such the candidate shall is not be permitted

 

to withdraw unless a written notice of withdrawal is served on the

 

township clerk not later than 4 o'clock, eastern standard time, in

 

the afternoon p.m. of the third day after the last day for filing

 

such nominating petitions or a nonrefundable filing fee as provided

 

in this act, provided, unless the third day falls on a Saturday,

 

Sunday, or legal holiday, in which case the notice of withdrawal

 

may be served on the clerk up to 4 o'clock, eastern standard time,

 


p.m. on the next secular day.

 

     Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days

 

after the date it is enacted into law.

 

     Enacting section 2. This amendatory act does not take effect

 

unless all of the following bills of the 99th Legislature are

 

enacted into law:

 

     (a) House Bill No. 4745.

 

     (b) House Bill No. 4748.

 

     (c) House Bill No. 4749.

 

     (d) House Bill No. 4750.

 

     (e) House Bill No. 4809.

 

     (f) House Bill No. 4810.

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