Agency Alert

  • An important alert
    Temporary Suspension of In-Person Hearings - Effective June 30, 2020 and consistent with Governor Whitmer’s Executive Order 2020-132, it is necessary to extend the suspension of all in-person administrative hearings through July 31, 2020, subject to further extension if warranted by the circumstances. (MOAHR Policy and Procedure No. 15)

  • A second important alert

    As a result of the Federal Work-Share Program and temporary lay-offs, with the exception of limited telephone hearings being conducted by the Tax Tribunal, the Michigan Office of Administrative Hearings and Rules will be closed every Friday, beginning May 22-July 24 (including Thursday July 2nd due to Holiday Observance).

    If you have a question regarding a scheduled Unemployment hearing, please email with your name, a detailed message, appeal number, and your phone number. For those who do not have a hearing, are filing for unemployment, or need to discuss any unemployment related matters, please call the Unemployment Insurance Agency at 866-500-0017. For all other MOAHR hearing matters, please use the email address

Administrative Rules Introduction

Administrative Rules

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    The Administrative Rules Division is charged with overseeing the administrative rulemaking process for each department in the State of Michigan.

    You may filter your search for administrative rules by a department name and, if desired, then a bureau. At this time, the electronic version of the Michigan Administrative Code cannot be filtered by ruleset numbers or range numbers. 

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    Administrative Rules Division

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    Ottawa Building - 2nd Floor
    611 W. Ottawa St
    Lansing, MI 48933

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