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Governor Releases Budget Proposal for FY 2019

Governor Releases Budget Proposal for FY 2019

Governor Rick Snyder presented his Fiscal Year 2019 executive budget recommendation to a joint session of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees, emphasizing investments in talent development, environmental regulation and infrastructure.
MMA Supports Legislation Protecting Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

MMA Supports Legislation Protecting Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

MMA submitted testimony to the House Committee on Michigan Competitiveness in support of new legislation to address frivolous asbestos lawsuits that are adversely impacting Michigan manufacturers.
Senate Passes Legislation to Reform DEQ Permitting and Rules Processes

Senate Passes Legislation to Reform DEQ Permitting and Rules Processes

The Senate passed a three-bill package of legislation to increase transparency and accountability of the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ).
Big MIOSHA Rule Change Effective 2/2/18

Big MIOSHA Rule Change Effective 2/2/18

MIOSHA’s new rules for walking-working surfaces and fall protection for all workplaces has officially been approved and will go into effect on Friday 2/2/18.
Governor Touts Unemployment Turnaround & Talent in Final State of the State

Governor Touts Unemployment Turnaround & Talent in Final State of the State

Michigan is the comeback state and that was evidenced again as Governor Snyder gave his eighth and final State of the State Address.
MMA Moderates Auto Show Panel on PRIME® Success

MMA Moderates Auto Show Panel on PRIME® Success

MMA was proud to lead a talent-focused panel at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit to outline the development of an employer-driven, local solution to manufacturing’s talent challenges — PRIME®.
Economic Recovery Drives Lower UI Costs

Economic Recovery Drives Lower UI Costs

The Unemployment Insurance Agency (UIA) announced that they are projecting an average 4.5 percent reduction in taxes paid for unemployment by Michigan businesses.
Talent Portfolio Legislation Gains Committee Passage

Talent Portfolio Legislation Gains Committee Passage

Michigan manufacturers need world-class talent to compete in a global economy and MMA is proud to announce action on legislation designed to promote awareness of diverse career opportunities and build collaborative relationships between parents, students, teachers and job-providers.
MMA Voices Opposition to Proposed Part 201 Rule Changes

MMA Voices Opposition to Proposed Part 201 Rule Changes

MMA testified during a public hearing in opposition to proposed changes to Part 201 environmental remediation rules.
Dramatic Changes to MIOSHA Rules Soon to Take Effect

Dramatic Changes to MIOSHA Rules Soon to Take Effect

Due to dramatic changes in safety requirements for walking-working surfaces and fall protection, MIOSHA is conducting informational sessions across the state. Read MMA’s take on the information and upcoming events you can attend for more details.
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.