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  • More SOS offices to offer service that lets customers hold spot in line, make appointments

    MI TIME line

    The innovative MI-TIME Line service that allows customers to use their phones or computers to make appointments or hold their place in line is being installed at 13 more offices over the next few months, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson announced  . . .


  • Johnson suspends registration of Detroit auto repair shop

    CarsSecretary of State Ruth Johnson announced today that she has suspended the registration of Detroit auto repair facility Sam’s Auto Sales 1, Inc., 14007 Schaefer Highway, for failure to maintain records as required by law.

    Department of State regulation staff attempted to inspect the facility’s records on Nov. 13 . . .


  • Is there an aging driver in your household?

    Safe Drivers Smart Options - Keys to Lifelong MobilityIf you or someone you know is concerned about the driving skills of an older motorist, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson wants you to know there are excellent resources available to help families with aging drivers.

    “The fastest growing segment of our state’s population is residents age 65 and older,” Johnson said. “The topics of aging  . . .


  • Before you shop, hop online to ExpressSOS.com

    Hop OnlineAs the holiday shopping season gets underway this week, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds you to give yourself the gift of time.

    “Many Michigan residents don’t need to visit a Secretary of State office each year,” Johnson said. “Several of our most common transactions can be done online at ExpressSOS.com without leaving home, saving you time you can use . . .



  • Keep it real online

    Customer using TechnologySecretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds Michigan residents that when they go online for Secretary of State business they double-check the website they’re doing business with before they get taken for a ride by a motor-vehicle look-alike site . . .