- Official Repository - Maintenance of Public Records
The Office of the Great Seal functions as the State's official repository for many types of public records.
Public acts, executive orders, oaths of office, administrative rules, and municipal filings maintained in the Office of the Great Seal.
Petitions, resolutions, county board of commission orders and State Boundary Commission orders that alter city, village or township boundaries.
Purchases of state-owned land.
All state-owned land, including land owned by Departments of Transportation, Natural Resources, Corrections and state universities.