Law Enforcement Legislative Updates

Michigan Awards School Resource Officer Grant

$25 million Awarded to School Districts and Academies for Hiring School Resource Officers The Grants and Community Services Division (GCSD), a division of the Michigan State Police (MSP) announced a p...

Michigan Pension Tax to be Repealed

Michigan Senate and House introducing bills to repeal Pension Tax On Thursday, both the Michigan House and Michigan Senate passed legislation repealing the tax on pensions. The Senate passed Senate Bi...


State Passes Pension Funding

POAM Funding Request Included in 2023 Fiscal Year Budget On July 1, the Michigan legislature passed a $76 billion state budget for the upcoming fiscal year, beginning on October 1. POAM worked closely...


Bill 4247 Passed in Michigan Legislature

POAM Supports Michigan Bill 4247 POAM Business Agent Eric Ronewicz joined Representative Matt Koleszar for a ceremonial bill signing of Michigan Bill 4247 with Governor Gretchen Whitmer. Michigan Hous...



Legislative Report – April 2022

POAM Staff Meets with Governor Whitmer On Tuesday, April 26, 2022, Governor Gretchen Whitmer invited representatives from POAM to discuss issues facing law enforcement. Members who attended this meeti...

POAM Washington Report: April 2022

April 2022 POAM Washington Report Police Overhaul Provisions Dropped from the Spending Bill In a major win for POAM and law enforcement allies, the final act of the annual Congressional Appropriations...

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