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Act 129 of 1999
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URBAN HOMESTEADING ON VACANT LAND ACT

Act 129 of 1999

AN ACT to create an urban homestead program for certain vacant land; to empower certain local governmental units to create and administer urban homestead programs for vacant land; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state and local governmental units; and to provide for the disposition of personal and real property.


History: 1999, Act 129, Imd. Eff. July 23, 1999


© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 125.2741SectionShort title.
Section 125.2742SectionDefinitions.
Section 125.2743SectionUrban homesteading program for vacant land; availability to individuals to purchase; resolution; appeals process to applicants, purchasers, and lessees.
Section 125.2744SectionEligibility of applicant to purchase vacant property; criteria; substance abuse testing.
Section 125.2745SectionDeeding property to applicant; conditions to receiving ownership.
Section 125.2746SectionOffer to owners of adjacent and contiguous property; offer by local governmental unit to neighborhood resident organizations, other community groups, and general public.
Section 125.2747SectionAdditional powers.
Section 125.2748SectionAudit.
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