GLENN STEIL STATE REVENUE SHARING ACT OF 1971 (EXCERPT)
Act 140 of 1971
141.901 Short title.
This act shall be known and may be cited as the “Glenn Steil state revenue sharing act of 1971”.
History: 1971, Act 140, Imd. Eff. Sept. 30, 1971
Am. 1998, Act 532, Imd. Eff. Jan. 12, 1999
Constitutionality: Revenue-sharing payments to local units of government are expenditures authorized by appropriations, and are subject to reduction by the Governor where necessary because of a decline in estimated revenue, notwithstanding the balance in actual payments which the decline will occasion, because the constitution does not require that the reductions be proportionate to the decline. Michigan Association of Counties v Department of Management and Budget, 418 Mich 667; 345 NW2d 584 (1984).
Compiler's Notes: For transfer of authority, powers, duties, functions, and responsibilities of the State Budget Director under the State Revenue Sharing Act of 1971 and the Health and Safety Fund Act from the State Budget Director, within the Department of Management and Budget, to the State Treasurer, within the Department of Treasury, see E.R.O. No. 1993-6, compiled at MCL 141.991 of the Michigan Compiled Laws.
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