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Act 59 of 1986
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Act 59 of 1986

AN ACT to authorize the establishment of a resort district authority; to prescribe its powers and duties; to correct and prevent deterioration in resort districts; to encourage historic preservation; to authorize the acquisition and disposal of interests in real and personal property; to authorize the creation and implementation of rehabilitation plans in the districts; to create a board and to prescribe its powers and duties; to authorize the levy and collection of taxes; and to authorize the issuance of bonds and other evidences of indebtedness.

History: 1986, Act 59, Imd. Eff. Mar. 26, 1986

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 125.2201SectionShort title.
Section 125.2202SectionDefinitions.
Section 125.2203SectionResort district authority; establishment; inclusion of parcel of property; approval by resolution; nature and powers of authority; tax limitations.
Section 125.2204SectionResolution of intent to create and provide for operation of authority; public hearing; notice; right to be heard.
Section 125.2205SectionOrdinance or resolution establishing authority; filing; publication.
Section 125.2206SectionBoard; appointment, qualifications, and terms of members; vacancy; compensation; election of chairperson; oath of office.
Section 125.2207SectionDetermination and submission of proposed boundaries and millage to township board; approval by resolution; election; notice; approval of proposition.
Section 125.2208SectionAd valorem tax on property located in resort district; mills; limitation; collection; disposition; borrowing money and issuing notes; extension of tax.
Section 125.2209SectionConducting business at public meeting; notice; procedural rules; meetings; removal of member; review; expense items; financial records; writings available to public.
Section 125.2210SectionDirector.
Section 125.2211SectionEmployment of personnel; contracts.
Section 125.2212SectionPowers of board.
Section 125.2213SectionRevenue bonds.
Section 125.2214SectionBonds to finance rehabilitation plan.
Section 125.2215SectionRehabilitation plan; preparation; contents.
Section 125.2216SectionRehabilitation plan; public hearing; notice; opportunity for interested persons to be heard; receipt and consideration of written communications; opinions; arguments; documentary evidence; record of hearing.
Section 125.2217SectionRehabilitation plan as constituting public purpose; approval or rejection of plan; consideration; amendments to plan.
Section 125.2218SectionBudget; assessment.
Section 125.2219SectionDissolution of authority; resolution; disposition of property and assets.
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