FIRE PREVENTION CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 207 of 1941
29.5i Dry cleaning operation using flammable liquid; certificate required; amount and adjustment of fee; application of section; "class IV installation" defined.
(1) A firm that is engaged in a dry cleaning operation that uses a flammable liquid shall not establish or maintain such an operation at a location unless the firm obtains a certificate from the department of environmental quality for that location.
(2) A certificate shall not be issued until payment is made of a fee of $15.00 for the first dry cleaning machine in the firm's location and $6.00 for each additional dry cleaning machine in the firm's location. Beginning October 1, 1981, the fees imposed by this section shall be adjusted each year by the annual average percentage increase or decrease in the Detroit consumer price index—all items. The adjustment shall be made by multiplying the annual average percentage increase or decrease in the Detroit consumer price index for the prior calendar year by the current fee as adjusted by this subsection. The resultant product shall be added to the current fee as adjusted by this subsection and then rounded off to the nearest half dollar which shall be the new fee.
(3) This section applies when a class IV installation is operated in the same building or establishment as other classes of dry cleaning installations.
(4) As used in this section, "class IV installation" means that term as defined in section 13301 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.13301.
History: Add. 1980, Act 247, Eff. Oct. 1, 1981
Am. 2006, Act 189, Imd. Eff. June 19, 2006
Compiler's Notes: For transfer of powers and duties relating to the above ground storage tank program and the inspection of dry cleaning establishments from the department of state police to the department of environmental quality, see E.R.O. No. 1997-2, compiled at MCL 29.451 of the Michigan Compiled Laws.For transfer of certain authority, powers, functions, and responsibilities of the state fire marshal and the fire marshal division of the department of state police to the director of the department of labor and economic growth, bureau of construction codes and fire safety, by type II transfer, see E.R.O. No. 2003-1, compiled at MCL 445.2011.For transfer of powers and duties of department of environmental quality to department of natural resources and environment, see E.R.O. No. 2009-31, compiled at MCL 324.99919.
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