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Act 89 of 1977 - STATE AID TO PUBLIC LIBRARIES ACT (397.551 - 397.576)
Section 397.551 ‑ Short title.
Section 397.552 ‑ Definitions.
Section 397.553 ‑ Cooperative boards; establishment; number.
Section 397.554 ‑ Preliminary cooperative plan for library services; contents; development.
Section 397.555 ‑ Eligibility for membership in cooperative library.
Section 397.556 ‑ Areas included in cooperative library.
Section 397.557 ‑ Cooperative library board as representative of participating libraries; selection of members; existing systems.
Section 397.558 ‑ Cooperative library board as body corporate; powers and duties; installment purchase contract, land contract, loan agreement, or lease purchase contract.
Section 397.559 ‑ Submission and contents of plan; approval of plan; jurisdiction.
Section 397.560 ‑ Fiscal year and funds of cooperative library.
Section 397.561 ‑ Use of facilities and resources of member libraries; availability of services of cooperative library; appeal from refusal of service.
Section 397.561a ‑ Nonresident borrowing fees.
Section 397.562 ‑ Resolution requesting local board to become participating library; rights, duties, and privileges of participating library.
Section 397.563 ‑ State aid for cooperative libraries.
Section 397.564 ‑ Cooperative board to provide services to member libraries within area of cooperative library.
Section 397.565 ‑ Payment for services by member libraries; cooperative library headquarters.
Section 397.566 ‑ State aid for public libraries; reimbursing public libraries for salary of head librarian; employee wage increases; certifying salary of head librarian.
Section 397.567 ‑ Compliance with certification requirements as qualification for state aid.
Section 397.568 ‑ Application for state aid; certification.
Section 397.569 ‑ Distribution of state aid; statement; vouchers; warrants.
Section 397.570 ‑ Deposit of money in separate fund; review of expenditures.
Section 397.571 ‑ Expenditure of state aid.
Section 397.572 ‑ Dispute; hearing; decision.
Section 397.573 ‑ Needs considered by state board in carrying out powers and duties.
Section 397.574 ‑ Repealed. 1982, Act 541, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983.
Section 397.575 ‑ Appropriation.
Section 397.576 ‑ Repeal of MCL 397.501 to 397.527.

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