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Act 383 of 1980

AN ACT relating to the promotion of convention business and tourism in this state and the major metropolitan areas of this state; to provide for tourism and convention marketing programs in major metropolitan areas through nonprofit convention and tourist bureaus; to provide for imposition and collection of assessments on the owners of transient facilities to support tourism and convention marketing programs; to provide for the disbursement of the assessments; to establish the functions and duties of the department of commerce; and to prescribe remedies and penalties.

History: 1980, Act 383, Imd. Eff. Jan. 2, 1981

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 141.881SectionShort title.
Section 141.882SectionDefinitions.
Section 141.883SectionMarketing program notice; contents; assessment; mailing copy of notice to owner of transient facility; referendum.
Section 141.884SectionMarketing program; contents.
Section 141.885SectionAssessment; payment; statement of room charges; reimbursement from room charges; verification and audit of owner's assessment payments; state use tax returns; unpaid assessments; interest and delinquency charges; suit to collect; notice.
Section 141.886SectionAssessment revenues not state funds; deposit and disbursement; financial statements; audit; report; copies.
Section 141.887SectionAdvisory committee; election and terms of members; formal meetings; review of proposed marketing program; approval or rejection; recommendations; board of directors.
Section 141.888SectionDiscontinuance of assessment; referendum; proposing new marketing program notice; failure to adopt resolution discontinuing assessment; further referendum.
Section 141.889SectionEffective date.
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