DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
CHILDREN’S SERVICES AGENCY
PLACMEMENT ON CENTRAL REGISTRY AFTER CRIMINAL CONVICTION
Filed with the secretary of state on December 20, 2022
These rules become effective 7 days after filing with the secretary of state.
(By authority conferred on the department of health and human services by section 7j of the child
protection law, 1975 PA 238, MCL 722.627j)
R 400.206 of the Michigan Administrative Code is amended, as follows:
R 400.206 Expunction finding by court.
Rule 6. (1) After receipt of a request from the court for an individual to be removed from the
central registry, the department shall review the court’s request and determine whether removal
(2) The court’s request for removal from the central registry is based on the criminal conviction
only. If an individual has a placement for the same offense because of the department’s
investigation and substantiation of a central registry placement, the individual shall file an
administrative request for review and hearing with the department for removal of the
(3) After an individual is removed from the central registry, notification of the removal must be
sent to the individual and the court of conviction, by first class mail.
(4) The department shall coordinate with the SCAO in the creation of forms for an individual’s
removal from the central registry.
December 8, 2022