McCall Hamilton Advocacy and Public Affairs

Updates from the Capitol: 2022

Jul 25-Aug 5, 2022

  • Michigan’s Primary Election Results
  • Michigan’s 1931 Abortion Ban Law Injunction Remains in Place
  • Elliot Larsen Civil Rights Act Prohibits Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation
  • Michigan Supreme Court Rules on Juvenile Life Sentences
  • Whitmer Issues Gun Safety Directive
  • Michigan Unemployment Numbers Increase
  • Judge Grants Employers Time to Implement Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Time Laws
  • Michigan Sees Credit Rating Increase

Jul 11-22, 2022

  • Governor Signs FY 23 School Aid and General Omnibus Budget Measures
  • Court of Claims Ruling Restores Original 2018 Minimum Wage and Paid Sick Time Laws
  • Governor Whitmer Establishes Michigan Parents’ Council
  • 'Promote the Vote’ and ‘Reproductive Freedom For All’ Submit Signatures for November Ballot
  • June Revenue Report Shows Sales Tax Crossing $1 Billion

Jun 27-Jul 8, 2022

  • Michigan Legislature Passes Historic Budget
  • Whitmer Joins Governors Calling for Lower Healthcare Costs
  • Flint Water Crisis Prosecutions to Continue
  • Johnson Will Not Run Write-In Campaign
  • Michigan Legislature Files Request to Overturn Temporary Injunction Against 1931 Abortion Law

Jun 13-24, 2022

  • Whitmer Signs Legislation to Fund School Safety
  • Fiscal Agencies Release May Revenue Reports
  • Children Under Age 5 Eligible for COVID Vaccine
  • Johnson Will Not Make Ballot; Craig Sues Fraudulent Circulators
  • Lawmaker to Resign for Government Affairs Job
  • Whitmer Urges Federal Government to Pause Gas Tax
  • Pharma Company to Pay MI $14.45 Million

May 23-Jun 10, 2022

  • Gubernatorial Candidates Disqualified from Ballot
  • Update on Ballot Initiative Signature Collection Efforts
  • Senate Passes Motor, Gas Tax Suspension Bills
  • Event Commemorates 50th Anniversary of Title IX
  • MDHHS Updates Mobile Vaccination Program
  • Whitmer Signs Executive Directive Regarding Reproductive Rights

May 2-19, 2022

  • Michigan Legislature Approves Tax Cut Proposal
  • Special Election Results, New Members Added to Committees
  • Schools Receive $10 Million for School Safety Grants
  • State Expands Medicaid Coverage for Moms & Babies
  • Over One Million Michiganders Covered Under Healthy Michigan Plan
  • Michigan Legislature Sends Term Limit Reform Proposal to Voters
  • Preliminary Injunction Granted in Planned Parenthood Suit