Chamber News

May 14, 2018
Legislation has been introduced that targets a new industry: Adult entertainment.
May 7, 2018
The Michigan Chamber testified in support of Medicaid work requirements before the House Appropriations Committee last week.
April 30, 2018
The Michigan Chamber is prepared to fight a bill introduced last week that would impose a $2.00 per transaction tax on mobility devices, like bicycles, mopeds, electric bicycles, and any other street device that isn't a car.
April 23, 2018
The Michigan Senate voted last week on key legislation supported by the Michigan Chamber to promote independence among healthy, adult Medicaid recipients.
April 23, 2018
Good news! Chamber-backed legislation to prevent Treasury from assessing contractors use tax on items provided to them by their customer for installation services only was unanimously approved by the State Senate last week. 
April 23, 2018
We are pleased to report that, thanks to passage of House Bill 5261 last week, businesses with less than $80,000 in personal property that qualify for the small parcel personal property tax exemption will no longer have to file annually to receive the exemption.
April 18, 2018
The Michigan Chamber of Commerce today applauded the Senate Competitiveness Committee's vote on key legislation to promote independence among healthy, adult Medicaid recipients.
April 16, 2018
Good news! Governor Snyder has signed legislation targeting abuses in asbestos litigation.
April 16, 2018
Legislation to help combat identity theft and reduce false tax filings has been sent to the Governor for his signature.
March 26, 2018
Legislation intended to address the atrocities and aftermath of the Larry Nassar situation was passed by the Senate earlier this month.
March 26, 2018
In recent years, asbestos litigation has become riddled with unethical legal practices employed by bad acting personal injury attorneys looking to pad their wallets.
March 26, 2018
Chamber President and CEO Rich Studley testified before the Senate Competitiveness Committee last week in favor of legislation to require able-bodied adults to work, enroll in job training or pursue additional education to maintain their Medicaid coverage.