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Common Sense Dispute Resolution Legislation Gains MMA Support

Common Sense Dispute Resolution Legislation Gains MMA Support

The House Tax Policy Committee moved new legislation which would allow employers and the Department of Treasury to settle certain tax disputes through a written settlement agreement during an informal conference.
MMA Supports Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers

MMA Supports Effort to Prohibit Unfair Tax on Food Manufacturers

MMA submitted testimony twice in support of new legislation designed to prevent local, targeted taxes on manufactured foods and beverages.
Get Your Share of $29 Million in Skilled Trades Funding

Get Your Share of $29 Million in Skilled Trades Funding

The Skilled Trades Training Fund is one of Michigan’s most successful programs to combat manufacturing’s talent crisis. MMA continues to advocate for more funding as the STTF provides creative, driven, future-focused manufacturers with the tools and talent to compete in a global economy.
Senate Democrats Introduce Anti-Employer UI Package

Senate Democrats Introduce Anti-Employer UI Package

A 9-bill legislative package purportedly intended to address problems with the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA), but incorporating provisions to increase employer UI taxes was introduced by Senate Democrats.
MIOSHA Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Rule Changes

MIOSHA Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection Rule Changes

Because of changes to federal OSHA rules, MIOSHA has begun the process of adopting major changes to the requirements for walking-working surfaces and fall protection in general industry.
State Police Contacting Employers About UI Breach

State Police Contacting Employers About UI Breach

In February 2017, the UIA announced that a computer "glitch" potentially exposed payroll data for 1.9 million people.
Unemployment Legislation Soon to Be Introduced

Unemployment Legislation Soon to Be Introduced

MMA has been active in a legislative workgroup addressing dysfunction in the Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA).
New MMA-Supported CTE Legislation

New MMA-Supported CTE Legislation

MMA is working closely with House Republican leadership and the Snyder Administration on efforts to open pathways to Career and Technical Education (CTE) and better connect employers with young talent.
“Good Jobs” Legislation Will Give Boost to Statewide Investment

“Good Jobs” Legislation Will Give Boost to Statewide Investment

Governor Rick Snyder signed into law legislation to incentivize new businesses to invest and create jobs in Michigan.
Past Legislator of the Year Recipients

Past Legislator of the Year Recipients

The “Legislator of the Year” award is MMA’s highest public policy honor presented to a state policymaker who has provided essential leadership in regard to manufacturing issues over his or her career.
Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
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Mfg Excellence Awards 2017
This program recognizes excellence in manufacturing by honoring those who make a positive impact in their community and in their industry.
MFG Forum 2017
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MFG Forum 2017
The 2017 MFG Forum will outline the threats, discuss best practices and provide resources for protecting valuable manufacturing assets from cyber attack.
MFG Forum 2018
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MFG Forum 2018
The MFG Forum guides industry leaders through emerging issues like Industry 4.0 and provide resources to maintain Michigan’s manufacturing advantage in the 21st century.
Insurance Forms
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Insurance Forms
Download and print the forms you need to manage your benefits program.
Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
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Manufacturers Recognize Vantage Plastics for Community Impact
MMA is proud to announce that Standish’s Vantage Plastics has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the MFG Community Impact Award.
Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
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Manufacturing’s Plan for Michigan
Michigan’s economy is growing — but more remains to be done. Discover the industry’s top priorities for the 2017-2018 Legislative Session and help keep manufacturing moving forward.
Building a Competitive Michigan
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Building a Competitive Michigan
MMA legislative and regulatory successes have saved Michigan manufacturers billions of dollars in recent years.
Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
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Reduced UI Taxable Wage Base Available in 2018
Eligible employers will qualify for a reduced taxable wage base of $9,000 for calendar year 2018 thanks to MMA-supported legislation passed in 2011.