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Legislative Liaison

MDCR’s Legislative Liaison researches and advises on key bills introduced in the Michigan House and Senate potentially impacting civil rights in Michigan. Working with MDCR's Executive Team, the Legislative Liaison coordinates and communicates the Department's position on legislation; represents MDCR at House and Senate committee hearings; develops bill analyses and tracks legislation; and engages other state departments and agencies.

To contact MDCR on matters related to legislation, email Jerome Reide, J.D., Ph.D., Legislative Liaison, at or call 1-800-482-3604.

Legislative Reports