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116-1954-XXXVI - CHAPTER XXXVI RECALL (168.951...168.977)
Section 168.951 ‑ Officers subject to recall; time for filing recall petition; performance of duties until result of recall election certified.
Section 168.951a ‑ Recall petition under MCL 168.959; requirements; submission to board of state canvassers; determination that reason for recall is factual and of sufficient clarity; notice; meeting; presentation of arguments; appeal; validity of petition.
Section 168.952 ‑ Recall petition under MCL 168.960; requirements; submission to board of county election commissioners; determination that reason for recall is factual and of sufficient clarity; notice; meeting; presentation of arguments; appeal; validity of petition.
Section 168.952a ‑ Recall petitions; blank forms; substantial compliance.
Section 168.952b ‑ Recall petition; time for submission to board of state canvassers or board of county election commissioners.
Section 168.953 ‑ Repealed. 1976, Act 66, Imd. Eff. Apr. 2, 1976.
Section 168.954 ‑ Recall petitions; eligibility of signers.
Section 168.955 ‑ Recall petition; number of signatures; certification.
Section 168.956 ‑ Repealed. 1976, Act 66, Imd. Eff. Apr. 2, 1976.
Section 168.957 ‑ Recall petitions; qualifications and certificate of circulator; false statement; penalty.
Section 168.957.amended ‑ Recall petition; certificate of circulator; false statement; misdemeanor.
Section 168.958 ‑ Recall petition sheet; signature of qualified and registered electors; location for signing; signature of person not qualified and registered elector.
Section 168.958a ‑ Separate petitions required.
Section 168.959 ‑ Recall of senators, representatives, elective state officers, county officials, or secretary of state; filing petitions.
Section 168.960 ‑ Recall of elective county commissioner or township, city, village, or school official; recall of elective district library board member; filing petition; recall of elective metropolitan district officer.
Section 168.961 ‑ Recall petition; filing; receipt; duties of filing official; duties of city or township clerk; certificate; duties of village clerk; use of qualified voter file.
Section 168.961a ‑ Notice to officer whose recall is sought; challenge; checking signatures; verifying challenged signature; use of qualified voter file.
Section 168.962 ‑ Repealed. 1978, Act 533, Imd. Eff. Dec. 21, 1978.
Section 168.963 ‑ Sufficiency or insufficiency of recall petition; determination; notice; recall election; recall primary election; special recall election.
Section 168.964 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.965 ‑ Recall of officer with election duties; appointment of impartial public officer.
Section 168.966 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.967 ‑ Recall elections; payment of expenses.
Section 168.968 ‑ Canvass of recall election.
Section 168.969 ‑ Further recall petition; filing.
Section 168.970 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.970a ‑ Applicability of MCL 168.970b to 168.970g.
Section 168.970b ‑ Incumbent as nominee.
Section 168.970c ‑ Recall primary election; filing nominating petition or paying fee; incumbent as nominee.
Section 168.970e ‑ Recall primary election; declaration of nominee; candidate without political party affiliation.
Section 168.970g ‑ Candidate receiving highest number of votes; election.
Section 168.971 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.971a ‑ Applicability of MCL 168.971c to 168.975.
Section 168.971c ‑ Incumbent deemed to have filed; appearance of name on ballot.
Section 168.972 ‑ Nominating and voting for candidate for nonpartisan office; signing and filing nominating petition; signing, contents, and filing of recall petition.
Section 168.973 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.973a ‑ Nominating candidate for partisan office.
Section 168.974 ‑ Repealed. 2012, Act 417, Imd. Eff. Dec. 20, 2012.
Section 168.975 ‑ Candidate deemed elected.
Section 168.975a ‑ Applicability of MCL168.975c to 168.975g; special recall election for office of governor.
Section 168.975c ‑ Recall of governor; procedure.
Section 168.975e ‑ Recall of governor; statement of reason; condensed statement; justification of conduct in office; submission by governor; printing on special recall election ballot; certain words on ballot prohibited; question.
Section 168.975g ‑ Majority of votes in favor of recall; certification of result; replacement of governor.
Section 168.976 ‑ Recall election; laws governing.
Section 168.977 ‑ Appointment of officer who was recalled or resigned prohibited.

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