__Legislative Issues

Action Alerts and News

Letter regarding Senate Bill 313
October 22, 2013 - SEMCOG's Executive Director, Paul Tait, sent a letter to Michigan state senators encouraging them to vote against Senate Bill 313. Read the letter (PDF).  

Federal legislative update from Washington, DC
October 21, 2013 -  The state and federal governments both play an important role in implementing SEMCOG’s plans and policies. To help identify the impact of current federal policy discussions, our advocates in Washington have developed a federal legislative update for the month of October. Read it here (PDF).

Livingston County Commissioner named Chair of SEMCOG's Legislative Policy Platform Task Force
August 3, 2012 - Steve Williams, Livingston County Commissioner, has been been named Chairperson of the Legislative Policy Platform of SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments. More 

MAP-21: Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century
July 6, 2012 - On July 6, 2012, President Obama signed into law, P.L. 112-141, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21). More 


Federal Stimulus Package for Southeast Michigan page