MICHIGAN ELECTION LAW (EXCERPT)
Act 116 of 1954
168.391 Office of justice of supreme court; eligibility; violation of MCL 38.412a.
(1) A person shall not be eligible to the office of justice of the supreme court unless the person is a registered and qualified elector of this state by the filing deadline or the date the person files the affidavit of candidacy, is licensed to practice law in this state, and at the time of election or appointment is less than 70 years of age.
(2) A person who has been convicted of a violation of section 12a(1) of 1941 PA 370, MCL 38.412a, shall not be eligible for election or appointment to the office of justice of the supreme court for a period of 20 years after conviction.
History: 1954, Act 116, Eff. June 1, 1955
Am. 1955, Act 271, Imd. Eff. June 30, 1955
Am. 1982, Act 505, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983
Am. 1999, Act 218, Eff. Mar. 10, 2000
Popular Name: Election Code
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