THE DRAIN CODE OF 1956 (EXCERPT)
Act 40 of 1956
280.538 New cities; service of notice on township clerk or de facto city officer.
Whenever a new city has been or shall be incorporated but such incorporation shall not have been completed by the adoption of a city charter, then any notice required by this chapter to be served upon the city clerk shall be served upon the clerk or clerks of the township or townships from which the city was incorporated: Provided, That if a city charter shall have been submitted, but rejected by the electors, then such notice shall also be served upon the de facto officer of the city, if there be such an officer. Service of any notice made prior to the effective date of this amendment, which was made in the manner provided in this section, is hereby declared to be a valid compliance with the terms of this act in respect to service upon the city clerk.
History: 1956, Act 40, Imd. Eff. Mar. 28, 1956
Popular Name: Act 40
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