MICHIGAN VEHICLE CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 300 of 1949
257.625e Refusal to submit to chemical test pursuant to MCL 257.625d; request for hearing; notice.
(1) If a person refuses to submit to a chemical test pursuant to section 625d, the peace officer shall immediately notify the person in writing that within 14 days of the date of the notice the person may request a hearing as provided in section 625f. The form of the notice shall be prescribed and furnished by the secretary of state.
(2) The notice shall specifically state that failure to request a hearing within 14 days will result in the suspension of the person's license or permit to drive. The notice shall also state that there is not a requirement that the person retain counsel for the hearing, though counsel would be permitted to represent the person at the hearing.
History: Add. 1967, Act 253, Eff. Nov. 2, 1967
Am. 1968, Act 335, Eff. Nov. 15, 1968
Am. 1976, Act 9, Imd. Eff. Feb. 13, 1976
Am. 1982, Act 310, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983
Am. 1991, Act 104, Eff. Jan. 1, 1992
Compiler's Notes: Section 2 of Act 310 of 1982 provides: “All proceedings pending and all rights and liabilities existing, acquired, or incurred at the time this amendatory act takes effect are saved and may be consummated according to the law in force when they are commenced. This amendatory act shall not be construed to affect any prosecution pending or initiated before the effective date of this amendatory act, or initiated after the effective date of this amendatory act for an offense committed before that effective date.”
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