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Welcome to the Michigan Senate

The legislative power of the State of Michigan is vested in a bicameral (2-chamber) body comprised of a Senate and a House of Representatives. Legislative districts are drawn on the basis of population figures obtained through the federal decennial census.
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Senator Information

The Senate consists of 38 members who are elected by the qualified electors of districts having approximately 212,400 to 263,500 residents. Senators are elected at the same time as the governor and serve 4-year terms concurrent with the governor's term of office. Terms for senators begin on January 1, following the November general election.

Find Your Senator

Legislation

The Michigan Legislature website maintains the database that contains Senate and House legislative information.
- Legislation -

Committee Meetings

Committees are appointed by the Speaker of the House or the Senate Majority Leader and are organized according to subject matter.
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Senate TV

These Legislative sessions and hearings are live, unedited and presented without editorial comment.
- Broadcast Schedule / Video Archives -

Session Schedule

December
 Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday 
1
No Session
2
No Session
3
10:00am Session
4
10:00am Session
5
10:00am Session
6
No Session
7
No Session
8
No Session
9
No Session
10
10:00am Session
11
10:00am Session
12
10:00am Session
13
No Session
14
No Session
15
No Session15
16
No Session16
17
10:00am Session
18
10:00am Session
19
10:00am Session
20
No Session
21
No Session
22
No Session
23
No Session
24
No Session
25
No Session
26
No Session
27
No Session
28
No Session
29
No Session
30
No Session
31
No Session
       
January
 Sunday   Monday   Tuesday   Wednesday   Thursday   Friday   Saturday 
      1
No Session
2
No Session
3
No Session
4
No Session
5
No Session
6
No Session
7
No Session
8
10:00am Session
9
10:00am Session
10
No Session
11
No Session
12
No Session
13
No Session
14
10:00am Session
15
10:00am Session
16
10:00am Session
17
No Session
18
No Session
19
No Session
20
No Session
21
10:00am Session
22
10:00am Session
23
10:00am Session
24
No Session
25
No Session
26
No Session
27
No Session
28
10:00am Session
29
10:00am Session
30
10:00am Session
31
No Session
 

Citizens Guide App

The Citizens Guide to the Michigan Legislature provides pictures and contact information for all members of the Michigan Senate and House of Representatives, including links to their web sites.
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Visitor Information

The majority of Senator offices are located in the Binsfeld Office Building, 201 Townsend Street, Lansing, Michigan, 48933. The Binsfeld Office Building is dedicated to former Lieutenant Governor Connie Binsfeld and is open to the public. Monday through Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, excluding holidays.
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Explore the Capitol Building

Explore the interior as well as the grounds of the Capitol Building. View photos and read about the monuments.

Learn about the architect that designed the building. Discover the story of the eight muses that look down on visitors for over a century.
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