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Act 227 of 1967
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Act 227 of 1967

AN ACT to regulate the inspection, construction, installation, alteration, maintenance, repair and operation of elevators and the licensing of elevator contractors; to prescribe the functions of the director of labor; to create, and prescribe the functions of, the elevator safety board; to provide penalties for violations of the act; and to repeal certain acts and parts of acts.

History: 1967, Act 227, Eff. Nov. 2, 1967

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 408.801SectionElevators; applicability of definitions in American standard safety code.
Section 408.802SectionDefinitions.
Section 408.803SectionElevators; definitions.
Section 408.804SectionElevators; definitions.
Section 408.805SectionInapplicability of act to certain municipalities.
Section 408.806SectionElevators; compliance with American standard safety code; adoption by rule; conflicts; applicability to residential incline elevator for use by members of homeowners association accessing shoreline of Great Lake or connecting waterway; "homeowners association" defined.
Section 408.807SectionElevator safety board; creation; appointment, qualifications, and terms of members; vacancy; compensation and expenses.
Section 408.808SectionElevator safety board; powers and duties generally; rules establishing fee schedules; conducting business at public meeting; notice of meeting.
Section 408.809SectionEnforcement of act and rules.
Section 408.810SectionGeneral and special inspectors; qualifications; application requirements for examination as elevator inspectors; acceptance or rejection of applications; issuance of certificates of competency; reexamination.
Section 408.811SectionSpecial inspectors; designation by insurers or local units; commissions; renewal fees; compensation.
Section 408.812SectionElevator contractors' licenses; applications, qualifications, expiration; exemptions.
Section 408.813SectionCertificates of competency, commissions and licenses; reissuance when lost or destroyed.
Section 408.814SectionCertificates of competency, commissions and licenses; suspension or revocation; grounds, hearing, notice.
Section 408.815SectionPermits for installation or alterations; plans and specifications; approval; forms; fees; emergency alterations; issuance by municipality; receipt of completed application; time period for issuance; report; “completed application” defined.
Section 408.816SectionFees for services; determination; payment; deposits.
Section 408.817SectionInspections; entry on premises, assistance.
Section 408.818SectionCertificates of operation; annual issuance.
Section 408.819SectionSealing elevator out of service; grounds.
Section 408.820SectionSmoking or carrying lighted tobacco in passenger elevators prohibited; posting sign; receptacles.
Section 408.821SectionViolations of act or rules; penalties.
Section 408.822SectionSaving clause.
Section 408.823SectionRepeals.
Section 408.824SectionElevator safety board; membership, rules and fees, continuation.