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CARNIVAL-AMUSEMENT SAFETY ACT OF 1966

Act 225 of 1966

AN ACT to provide for the inspection, licensing, and regulation of carnival and amusement rides; to provide for the safety of the public using carnival and amusement rides; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state governmental officers and entities; to provide for the disposition of revenues; and to prescribe penalties.


History: 1966, Act 225, Imd. Eff. July 11, 1966 ;-- Am. 1982, Act 35, Imd. Eff. Mar. 12, 1982 ;-- Am. 2014, Act 163, Imd. Eff. June 11, 2014
Compiler's Notes: For transfer of powers and duties of certain occupational functions, boards, and commissions from the Department of Licensing and Regulation to the Department of Commerce, see E.R.O. No. 1991-9, compiled at MCL 338.3501 of the Michigan Compiled Laws.


© 2009 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 408.651SectionCarnival-amusement safety act of 1966; short title.
Section 408.652SectionDefinitions.
Section 408.653SectionRepealed. 2014, Act 163, Imd. Eff. June 11, 2014.
Section 408.654SectionRepealed. 2014, Act 163, Imd. Eff. June 11, 2014.
Section 408.655SectionRepealed. 2014, Act 163, Imd. Eff. June 11, 2014.
Section 408.656SectionPromulgation of definitions, codes, and rules.
Section 408.657SectionDirector; administration and enforcement of act, codes, and rules.
Section 408.658SectionFees.
Section 408.659SectionInspectors; appointment, qualifications.
Section 408.660SectionCarnival-amusement ride; operation; permit required; application; inspection.
Section 408.661SectionPermit to operate carnival-amusement ride; issuance.
Section 408.662SectionErection or alteration of ride; notice of intent, plans or diagrams.
Section 408.663SectionOrder for temporary cessation of operation; hazardous or unsafe condition; correction.
Section 408.664SectionExisting carnival-amusement ride; use.
Section 408.665SectionHardship cases; modification; request, written authorization, record.
Section 408.666SectionSecurity against owner's or operator's liability for injury required; insurance or bond; local unit of government as self-insurer.
Section 408.667SectionTemporary cessation of operations; order; duration; violation of act as misdemeanor; separate offense; exception.
Section 408.668SectionRequired conduct of rider; requirements.
Section 408.669SectionRider safety responsibilities; signs.
Section 408.670SectionInjury report.