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Act 389 of 1978
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Act 389 of 1978

AN ACT to provide for the prevention and treatment of domestic violence; to develop and establish policies, procedures, and standards for providing domestic violence assistance programs and services; to create a domestic violence prevention and treatment board and prescribe its powers and duties; to establish a domestic violence prevention and treatment fund and provide for its use; to prescribe powers and duties of the family independence agency; to prescribe immunities and liabilities of certain persons and officials; and to prescribe penalties for violations of this act.

History: 1978, Act 389, Eff. Oct. 1, 1978 ;-- Am. 2000, Act 84, Eff. July 1, 2000 ;-- Am. 2001, Act 192, Eff. Oct. 1, 2002
Popular Name: Domestic Violence Prevention and Treatment Act

© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 400.1501SectionDefinitions.
Section 400.1502SectionDomestic violence prevention and treatment board; creation; appointment, qualifications, and terms of members; vacancy; chairperson; quorum; compensation and expenses.
Section 400.1503SectionConducting business at public meeting; notice; availability of certain writings to public.
Section 400.1504SectionPowers and duties of board; staff.
Section 400.1505SectionDomestic violence prevention and treatment fund; establishment; administration; criteria and conditions for awarding grants or contracts.
Section 400.1506SectionGrants or contracts for support of local programs; application by prime sponsor; agreement as condition to award or contract; cost of programs and services; limitation on amount received.
Section 400.1507SectionShelter program; funds for establishment; emergency shelter; services.
Section 400.1508SectionAwarding grant or contract; preference; consideration of needs; equitable funding.
Section 400.1509SectionEvaluation of programs and services.
Section 400.1510SectionAgreements for receipt of funds.
Section 400.1511SectionInteragency domestic violence fatality review team.
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