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Act 33 of 2008 - MICHIGAN PLANNING ENABLING ACT (125.3801 - 125.3885)
33‑2008‑I. ‑ ARTICLE I. GENERAL PROVISIONS (125.3801...125.3807)
     Section 125.3801 ‑ Short title.
     Section 125.3803 ‑ Definitions.
     Section 125.3805 ‑ Assignment of power or duty to county officer or body.
     Section 125.3807 ‑ Master plan; adoption, amendment, and implementation by local government; purpose.
33‑2008‑II. ‑ ARTICLE II. PLANNING COMMISSION CREATION AND ADMINISTRATION (125.3811...125.3825)
     Section 125.3811 ‑ Planning commission; creation; adoption of ordinance by local unit of government; notice required; exception; adoption of charter provision by city or home rule village; effect of repeal of planning act; continued exercise or transfer of powers and duties of zoning board or zoning commission.
     Section 125.3813 ‑ Planning commission; effect of township ordinance; number of days; petition requesting submission of ordinance to electors; filing; petition subject to Michigan election law; violation.
     Section 125.3815 ‑ Planning commission; membership; appointment; terms; vacancy; representation; qualifications; ex-officio members; board serving as planning commission; removal of member; conditions; conflict of interest; additional requirements.
     Section 125.3817 ‑ Chairperson, secretary, and other offices; election; terms; appointment of advisory committees.
     Section 125.3819 ‑ Bylaws; adoption; public record requirements; annual report by planning commission.
     Section 125.3821 ‑ Meetings; frequency; time; place; special meeting; notice; compliance with open meetings act; availability of writings to public.
     Section 125.3823 ‑ Compensation; expenses; preparation of budget; acceptance of gifts.
     Section 125.3825 ‑ Employment of planning director and other personnel; contract for services; use of information and advice provided by public officials, departments, and agencies.
33‑2008‑III. ‑ ARTICLE III. PREPARATION AND ADOPTION OF MASTER PLAN (125.3831...125.3851)
     Section 125.3831 ‑ Master plan; preparation by planning commission; meetings with other governmental planning commissions or agency staff; powers.
     Section 125.3833 ‑ Master plan; land use and infrastructure issues; inclusion of maps, plats, charts, and other related matter; recommendations for physical development; additional subjects; implementation of master street plan or certain elements; specifications; section subject to MCL 125.3881(1); public transportation facilities.
     Section 125.3835 ‑ Subplan; adoption.
     Section 125.3837 ‑ Metropolitan county planning commission; designation; powers.
     Section 125.3839 ‑ Master plan; adoption; procedures; notice; submittals; use of electronic mail.
     Section 125.3841 ‑ Preparation of proposed master plan; submission to legislative body for review and comment; approval required; notice; submission of comments; statements as advisory.
     Section 125.3843 ‑ Proposed master plan; public hearing; notice; approval by resolution of planning commission; statement; submission of copy of master plan to legislative body; approval or rejection by legislative body; procedures; submission of adopted master plan to certain entities.
     Section 125.3845 ‑ Extension, addition, revision, or other amendment to master plan; adoption; procedures; review and findings.
     Section 125.3847 ‑ Part of county master plan covering incorporated area; adoption by appropriate city or village required; exception.
     Section 125.3849 ‑ City or village planning department; authority to submit proposed master plan, or proposed extension, addition, revision, or other amendment.
     Section 125.3851 ‑ Public interest and understanding; promotion.
33‑2008‑IV. ‑ ARTICLE IV. SPECIAL PROVISIONS, INCLUDING CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS AND SUBDIVISION REVIEW (125.3861...125.3871)
     Section 125.3861 ‑ Construction of certain projects in area covered by municipal master plan; approval; initiation of work on project; requirements; report and advice.
     Section 125.3863 ‑ Approval of construction project before effective date of act; rescission of authorization; failure of planning commission to act within certain period of time.
     Section 125.3865 ‑ Capital improvements program of public structures and improvements; preparation; basis.
     Section 125.3867 ‑ Programs for public structures and improvements; recommendations.
     Section 125.3869 ‑ Copy of zoning ordinance and amendments; request by county planning commission for submission by municipal planning commission.
     Section 125.3871 ‑ Recommendations for ordinances or rules governing subdivision of land; public hearing; notice; action on proposed plat; approval, approval with conditions, or disapproval by planning commission; approval of plat as amendment to master plan.
33‑2008‑V. ‑ ARTICLE V. TRANSITIONAL PROVISIONS AND REPEALER (125.3881...125.3885)
     Section 125.3881 ‑ Plan adopted or amended under planning act repealed under MCL 125.3885; effect; city or home rule village charter provision creating planning commission or ordinance implementing provision before effective date of act; ordinance creating planning commission under former law; ordinance or rules governing subdivision of land.
     Section 125.3883 ‑ Transfer of powers, duties, and records.
     Section 125.3885 ‑ Repeal of certain acts.

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