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Voting changes, abortion access and other new Michigan laws take effect Tuesday

Posted on AllSides February 12th, 2024
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LANSING, MI — Though Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed off on 321 public acts in 2023, not all of those laws immediately took effect upon getting her signature. The Michigan legislature, more specifically the Senate, has the ability to grant or deny immediate effect to legislation upon its passage. Should a bill not gain immediate effect, it won’t officially become law until 90 days after session adjourns for the year. While 2023 marked the most bills passed in the first year of a term since 2011, it also marked the first...

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