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Act 291 of 1966

AN ACT to create the firefighters training council; to prescribe the powers and duties of the council, the state fire marshal, and certain fire departments and other organizations; to create the firefighters training council fund and to provide for allocations from the fund to local agencies of government participating in a firefighters training program; and to make an appropriation.

History: 1966, Act 291, Eff. Jan. 1, 1968 ;-- Am. 1987, Act 196, Eff. Oct. 1, 1988 ;-- Am. 2006, Act 213, Imd. Eff. June 19, 2006

© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 29.361SectionShort title; firefighters training council act.
Section 29.362SectionDefinitions.
Section 29.363SectionFirefighters training council; creation; appointment of members; advice and consent of senate.
Section 29.364SectionTraining council; terms; vacancy; reappointment.
Section 29.365SectionFirefighters training council; chairperson; vice-chairperson; effect of membership.
Section 29.366SectionTraining council; meetings; conducting business at public meeting; notice of meeting; quorum, place, and conduct of meetings.
Section 29.367SectionTraining council; annual report to governor, contents.
Section 29.368SectionTraining council; members; compensation and expenses.
Section 29.369SectionPreparation and publication of standards; statement designating training officer or training coordinator; training material in electronic format; examination; waiver; "armed forces" defined; review and monitoring of state and federal standards; recommendations; reciprocity; automatic certification under subsection (9).
Section 29.369aSectionTraining council; availability of writings to public.
Section 29.370SectionTraining council; cooperation with other agencies, colleges and universities.
Section 29.371SectionState fire marshal or training council; powers.
Section 29.372SectionTraining council; executive secretary, appointment, term, duties, compensation.
Section 29.373SectionFirefighter training; funding.
Section 29.374SectionTraining expenditures; disbursement to counties; distribution.
Section 29.375SectionApplication by local units for aid under act.
Section 29.376SectionTraining council; rules and regulations.
Section 29.377SectionEffective date.
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