Bill Text: MI HB5799 | 2017-2018 | 99th Legislature | Engrossed


Bill Title: Elections; other; procedure for the removal of official on the state board of education, the board of regents of the University of Michigan, the board of trustees of Michigan State University, or the board of governors of Wayne State University; clarify. Amends sec. 293 of 1954 PA 116 (MCL 168.293).

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2018-06-07 - Referred To Committee Of The Whole [HB5799 Detail]

Download: Michigan-2017-HB5799-Engrossed.html

HB-5799, As Passed House, May 24, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOUSE BILL No. 5799

 

 

April 12, 2018, Introduced by Reps. Hornberger, Theis, Kesto, Rendon and Iden and referred to the Committee on Law and Justice.

 

     A bill to amend 1954 PA 116, entitled

 

"Michigan election law,"

 

by amending section 293 (MCL 168.293).

 

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:

 

     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.

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