Go To Top capitol dome
Michigan Legislature
Michigan Compiled Laws Complete Through PA 38 of 2023
House: Adjourned until Tuesday, June 6, 2023 1:30:00 PM
Senate: Adjourned until Tuesday, June 6, 2023 10:00:00 AM

Michigan Legislature

Main Content

Act 227 of 1971
Search within this Statute for


Act 227 of 1971

AN ACT to prescribe the rights and duties of parties to home solicitation sales; to regulate certain telephone solicitation; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state officers and entities; and to prescribe penalties and remedies.

History: 1971, Act 227, Imd. Eff. Jan. 3, 1972 ;-- Am. 2002, Act 612, Eff. Mar. 31, 2003

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 445.111SectionDefinitions.
Section 445.111aSectionTelephonic solicitation using recorded message prohibited; establishment of state do-not-call list.
Section 445.111bSectionInformation to be provided by person making telephone solicitation; interference with caller ID function prohibited.
Section 445.111cSectionUnfair or deceptive act or practice; violation; penalty; damages.
Section 445.111dSectionDo-not-call list; notice of description and enrollment; “telecommunication provider” defined.
Section 445.111eSectionApplicability of MCL 445.111a, 445.111b, 445.111c, and 445.111d.
Section 445.112SectionRight of buyer to cancel home solicitation sale; time; notice of cancellation; restriction on right to cancel; sale subject to debtor's right to rescind.
Section 445.113SectionWritten agreement or offer to purchase; contents; form; cancellation; exceptions; conditions.
Section 445.114SectionTender of payments or goods to buyer; failure to tender goods; effect of noncompliance.
Section 445.115SectionDemand by seller for return of goods; care and availability of goods; effect of failure to demand return of goods; compensation for services performed.
Section 445.116SectionRefunds or penalties as set off or defense.
Section 445.117SectionAction for collection of home solicitation sale contract.
up icon