Main Content 451-1994-III-2-4-FOREST-FIRES-515 friendly link Printer Friendly index and updates Search within this Statute for NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION ACT (EXCERPT)Act 451 of 1994 Part 515 PREVENTION AND SUPPRESSION OF FOREST FIRES DocumentTypeDescription Section 324.51501SectionDefinitions. Section 324.51501.amendedSectionDefinitions. Section 324.51502SectionDepartment of natural resources; authority; appointment of assistants. Section 324.51503SectionBurning permits; conditions. Section 324.51503bSectionPrescribed burning; liability; requirements. Section 324.51503c.addedSectionPrescribed burn; notice of location; record of attempts to notify; contents of notice; violation. Section 324.51504SectionActs prohibited. Section 324.51505SectionRefuse disposal facilities; devices; conditions; rules. Section 324.51506SectionViolation of part causing forest or grass fires; liability. Section 324.51506.amendedSectionViolation of part causing forest or grass fire; violation of MCL 324.51503c; liability; other right of action for damages. Section 324.51507SectionExtreme fire hazard conditions; proclamation by governor as to use of fire; prohibited acts. Section 324.51508SectionRepealed. 2015, Act 210, Eff. Mar. 14, 2016. Section 324.51509SectionFire suppression expenses; liability; determination; collection of claim; actions. Section 324.51510SectionProhibited acts; exception. Section 324.51511SectionDepartment of natural resources officer, employee, or agent; right of entry. Section 324.51512SectionViolation of part or rule; penalty. Section 324.51513SectionAdministration of part; rules; investigations; surveys; construction of part as to other law enforcement agencies and local ordinances and regulations. Section 324.51514SectionForest fire control; interstate and federal assistance agreements authorized; employee training considered as work within state.