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Governor Signs Local Employment Mandate Preemption

Governor Signs Local Employment Mandate Preemption

Governor Snyder signed MMA-supported legislation to restrict the enforcement of patchwork local mandates which reduce competitiveness and create unnecessary confusion.
Anti-Competitive Tipping Tax Remains Off DEQ Budget

Anti-Competitive Tipping Tax Remains Off DEQ Budget

MMA successfully halted an attempt to increase Michigan’s current $0.36/ton tipping fee to $4.75/ton, a move which would have taxed manufacturers and other businesses more than $79 million annually.
MMA Testifies in Support of Flexible Talent Development Options

MMA Testifies in Support of Flexible Talent Development Options

MMA testified before the Senate Education Subcommittee on Michigan Merit Curriculum to advocate on behalf of legislative efforts to boost manufacturing career awareness and interest.
Asbestos Transparency Bill Passes Senate

Asbestos Transparency Bill Passes Senate

The Senate overwhelmingly passed MMA-supported legislation to protect businesses against potentially frivolous asbestos lawsuits. Learn what this means for your company.
Protect Your Company and Your Employees from UI Imposter Claims

Protect Your Company and Your Employees from UI Imposter Claims

Michigan continues to see an increase in imposter unemployment claims — a potentially costly threat to your bottom line and the employer-employee relationship.
Senate Committee Acts to Protect Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

Senate Committee Acts to Protect Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

The Senate Committee on Michigan Competitiveness continued to support protecting businesses against potentially frivolous asbestos lawsuits with approval of MMA-supported legislation.
Legislature Passes Preemption of Local Employment Mandates

Legislature Passes Preemption of Local Employment Mandates

MMA-supported legislation to restrict the enforcement of patchwork local mandates passed the Legislature and now moves to Governor Snyder for his signature.
New Rules for Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection

New Rules for Walking-Working Surfaces and Fall Protection

MIOSHA has adopted major changes to its requirements for walking-working surfaces and fall protection in general industry.
House Passes Legislation Protecting Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

House Passes Legislation Protecting Businesses from Frivolous Asbestos Lawsuits

Legislation supported by MMA to address frivolous asbestos lawsuits adversely impacting Michigan manufacturers passed the House of Representatives on a 58-51 vote.
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.
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.