MICHIGAN ELECTION LAW (EXCERPT)
Act 116 of 1954
***** 168.492 THIS SECTION IS AMENDED EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 31, 2018: See 168.492.amended *****
168.492 Qualifications for registration as elector.
Each person who has the following qualifications of an elector, or who will have those qualifications at the next election or primary election, is entitled to register as an elector in the township, city, or village in which he or she resides. The person shall be a citizen of the United States; not less than 18 years of age; a resident of the state for not less than 30 days; and a resident of the township, city, or village on or before the thirtieth day before the next regular or special election or primary election. For purposes of registering to vote and voting at an election or special election for the office of judge of a municipal court that exercises jurisdiction over another city pursuant to section 9928(3) of the revised judicature act of 1961, 1961 PA 236, MCL 600.9928, a person who resides in the other city over which municipal court jurisdiction is exercised is considered a resident of the city in which the municipal court is located.
History: 1954, Act 116, Eff. June 1, 1955
Am. 1967, Act 188, Eff. July 1, 1967
Am. 1972, Act 17, Imd. Eff. Feb. 19, 1972
Am. 1972, Act 370, Imd. Eff. Jan. 9, 1973
Am. 1973, Act 180, Imd. Eff. Dec. 28, 1973
Am. 1989, Act 142, Imd. Eff. June 29, 1989
Am. 2010, Act 253, Imd. Eff. Dec. 14, 2010
Popular Name: Election Code
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