Act No. 175

Public Acts of 2022

Approved by the Governor

July 21, 2022

Filed with the Secretary of State

July 21, 2022

EFFECTIVE DATE:  July 21, 2022

state of michigan

101st Legislature

Regular session of 2022

Introduced by Rep. Hornberger


AN ACT to amend 1846 RS 84, entitled “Of divorce,” (MCL 552.1 to 55.45) by adding section 6a.

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Sec. 6a. (1) Beginning October 1, 2022, a complaint for divorce filed with the court shall not be made available to the public until the proof of service has been filed with the court.

(2) An entity administering or providing services under part D of title IV of the social security act, 42 USC 651 to 669b, may access a complaint for divorce made nonpublic under this section.

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Description automatically generatedThis act is ordered to take immediate effect.


Clerk of the House of Representatives


Secretary of the Senate