Read the State's Official ManualThe Michigan Manual, the State's official manual, includes fundamental reference information about Michiganits history, constitutional development, government organization, and institutions. It is published biennially by the Legislative Service Bureau, under the direction of the Legislative Council.
The contents of the manual are divided into the following ten chapters:
- Michigan History;
- Michigan's Constitutions;
- The Legislative Branch;
- The Executive Branch;
- The Judicial Branch;
- Michigan's Congressional Delegation;
- Institutions of Higher Education;
- Local Government;
- and General Information/Statistics.