The Michigan Legislative Term Limits Amendment
did not make the November 6, 2012
statewide ballot in Michigan
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
According to reports, the proposal would have allowed lawmakers to serve a total of 14 years in either the House or the Senate. Additionally, the proposal would have amended legislative session to run only from January through June.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the Michigan Constitution
To place the measure on the ballot, a minimum two-thirds vote was required in both the House and the Senate.