Mothering Justice, Restaurant Opportunities Center of Michigan v. Dana Nessel, MI Attorney General

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Case Details

  • Case Status: Ongoing
  • Docket Number: 165325
  • Category: Workforce and Benefits


Whether the state legislature violated the Michigan Constitution when it enacted a minimum wage initiative petition into law and then amended that law in the same legislative session.

November 1, 2023

In an amicus brief filed jointly with the Michigan Restaurant and Lodging Association, the Restaurant Law Center argued that the Michigan Constitution allows the state legislature to enact an initiative petition into law and then later amend that law during the same legislative session, in accordance with the holding of the Michigan Court of Appeals.