The Mental Health Association in Michigan

is the only statewide, non-governmental agency concerned with the broad spectrum of mental illness across all age groups.

April 16, 2017

Additional Key Legislators for Contact Re: Section 298, April ’17

Below are 8 key legislators (4 leaders, 2 DHHS budget chairs, and full approps chairs) for Section 298 contact as the FY-18 DHHS budget bill begins to take shape.


Jim Marleau (R – District 12)
DHHS Budget Chair
Phone: 517-373-2417
Fax: 517-373-2694
S-2 Capitol Bldg

Arlan B. Meekhof (R – District 30)
Majority Leader
Phone: 517-373-6920
Fax:  517-373-2751
S-106 Capitol Bldg

Dave Hildenbrand (R – District 29)
Full Approps Chair
Phone:  517-373-1801
Fax:  517-373-5801
S-324 Capitol Bldg

Jim Ananich (D – 27)
Minority Leader
Phone:  517-373-0142
Fax:  517-373-3938
S-105 Capitol Bldg


Laura Cox (R – 19)
Full Approps Chair
Phone:  517.373.3920
Room 351 CB

Edward Cansfield (R – 84)
DHHS Budget Chair
Phone:  517.373.0476
Room S1188 HOB

Tom Leonard (R – 93)
Speaker of the House
Phone:  517.373.1778
Room 164 CB

Sam Singh (D – 69)
Minority Leader
Phone:  5173731786
Room 167 CB

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