three newspapers of general circulation, the Grand Rapids
Press and the Flint Journal on September 6, 2020, the
Mining Journal on September 8, 2020, as well as the
Michigan Register, Issue No. 16, published on
September 15, 2020.
All comments should relate directly to
the proposed rules. If you have questions about the
rules, you may place your comments on the record and the
Department will review and consider them. If you have
suggested changes to the proposed rules, please include
the specific reasons why the changes would be in the
We will take comments in the following
manner: For those using the Video Conference portion,
not calling on the telephone, please use the Raise Your
Hand feature in Zoom, and I will call on individuals to
speak and they will be unmuted at that time.
For participants that are available only
by telephone, we will ask if you wish to comment after
the video participants have finished.
If you have a comment but do not wish to
speak, please note that the Department will also accept
written statements emailed or postmarked to
BPL-BoardSupport@Michigan.gov until 5:00 o'clock today.
Those making comments should clearly and