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REVISED JUDICATURE ACT OF 1961 (EXCERPT)
Act 236 of 1961
Chapter 5
CIRCUIT COURTS: ORGANIZATION AND POWERS

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 600.501SectionJudicial circuits.
Section 600.502SectionFirst judicial circuit.
Section 600.503SectionSecond judicial circuit.
Section 600.504SectionThird judicial circuit.
Section 600.505SectionFourth judicial circuit.
Section 600.506SectionFifth judicial circuit.
Section 600.507SectionSixth judicial circuit.
Section 600.508SectionSeventh judicial circuit; county; number of judges.
Section 600.509SectionEighth judicial circuit.
Section 600.510SectionNinth judicial circuit.
Section 600.511SectionTenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.512SectionEleventh judicial circuit.
Section 600.513SectionTwelfth judicial circuit.
Section 600.514SectionThirteenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.515SectionFourteenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.516SectionFifteenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.517SectionSixteenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.518SectionSeventeenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.519SectionEighteenth judicial circuit; Bay county.
Section 600.520SectionNineteenth judicial circuit.
Section 600.521SectionTwentieth judicial circuit.
Section 600.522SectionTwenty-first judicial circuit.
Section 600.523SectionTwenty-second judicial circuit.
Section 600.524SectionTwenty-third judicial circuit.
Section 600.525SectionTwenty-fourth judicial circuit.
Section 600.526SectionTwenty-fifth judicial circuit; Marquette.
Section 600.527SectionTwenty-sixth judicial circuit.
Section 600.528SectionTwenty-seventh judicial circuit; Newaygo and Oceana counties.
Section 600.529SectionTwenty-eighth judicial circuit.
Section 600.530SectionTwenty-ninth judicial circuit.
Section 600.531SectionThirtieth judicial circuit.
Section 600.532SectionThirty-first judicial circuit.
Section 600.533SectionThirty-second judicial circuit.
Section 600.534SectionThirty-third judicial circuit.
Section 600.535SectionThirty-fourth judicial circuit.
Section 600.536SectionThirty-fifth judicial circuit.
Section 600.537SectionThirty-sixth judicial circuit.
Section 600.538SectionThirty-seventh judicial circuit.
Section 600.539SectionThirty-eighth judicial circuit.
Section 600.540SectionThirty-ninth judicial circuit.
Section 600.541SectionFortieth judicial circuit.
Section 600.542SectionForty-first judicial circuit.
Section 600.543SectionForty-second judicial circuit.
Section 600.544SectionForty-third judicial circuit.
Section 600.545SectionForty-fourth judicial circuit.
Section 600.546SectionForty-fifth judicial circuit.
Section 600.547SectionForty-sixth judicial circuit.
Section 600.548SectionForty-seventh judicial circuit.
Section 600.549SectionForty-eighth judicial circuit.
Section 600.549aSectionForty-ninth judicial circuit; counties; number of judges.
Section 600.549bSectionFiftieth judicial circuit.
Section 600.549cSectionFifty-first judicial circuit.
Section 600.549dSectionFifty-second judicial circuit.
Section 600.549eSectionFifty-third judicial circuit.
Section 600.549fSectionFifty-fourth judicial circuit.
Section 600.549gSectionFifty-fifth judicial circuit; counties; number of judges.
Section 600.549hSectionFifty-sixth judicial circuit.
Section 600.549iSectionFifty-seventh judicial circuit.
Section 600.550SectionAdditional circuit judgeship; creation; approval by county; resolution; filing; valid approval of judgeship; notice to elections division; effect of approval; state's obligation; election; first term; temporary reduction in number of circuit judgeships; notice.
Section 600.550aSectionNew judicial circuit and 1 or more circuit judgeships; creation; approval by county; resolution; filing; notice to elections division; effect of approval; state's obligation; election; first term; approval of county board of commissioners not required.
Section 600.551SectionAdditional courtroom facilities in multi-judge counties.
Section 600.555SectionCircuit judge; annual salary; expenses; assisting other courts.
Section 600.557Section“Senior judge” defined; assignment of senior judge to hear and decide nonjury civil action; contents and filing of stipulation; fees and costs; approval; powers, duties, and immunity of senior judge; provisions applicable to senior judge; service not constituting retirement service; public trial; site of trial; transcript; final judgment; appeal not available; enforceability of judgment; failure to assign senior judge; inability of senior judge to hear action; withdrawal of stipulation.
Section 600.557aSectionStipulation assignment fee fund.
Section 600.557bSectionSenior judge civil action fund.
Section 600.558SectionRepealed. 1990, Act 185, Eff. Oct. 1, 1990.
Section 600.560SectionJudges; absence or disability, authority of judge in adjoining circuit.
Section 600.562SectionJudges; practice of law prohibited.
Section 600.563, 600.564SectionRepealed. 1996, Act 374, Eff. Oct. 1, 1996.
236-1961-5-COURT-OFFICERSDivisionCOURT OFFICERS (600.565...600.596)
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