Sec. 2-476. Commission Duties of the ELIPOC Ordinance 1503, states that:
If twenty residents of the city sign a petition on an issue of concern within the scope of the Commission, the Commission shall hold a special hearing for the purpose of inquiring into the petitioners’ concern.
March 29, 2023 Public Hearing on Best Practices in Police Use of Force
The hearing was held jointly with the Michigan State University College of Law on March 29, 2023 and was in response to a signed petition ELIPOC received from 33 East Lansing residents. The hearing opened with national perspectives on best practices in police use of force policy and closed with a question and answer discussion session.
Speakers present at the hearing included: