Go To Top capitol dome
Michigan Legislature
Michigan Compiled Laws Complete Through PA 85 of 2020



Michigan Legislature

Main Content

Section 45.504

CHARTER COUNTIES (EXCERPT)
Act 293 of 1966


45.504 Number of charter commissioners to be elected; qualifications of candidate for election to office of charter commissioner; member of county board of commissioners as chief administrative officer.

Sec. 4.

  (1) The county apportionment commission shall set forth the number of charter commissioners to be elected as follows:
  

         County Population

Number of Charter Commissioners

         Under 5,001

        Not more than 7

         5,001 to 10,000

        Not more than 11

         10,001 to 50,000

        Not more than 15

         50,001 to 600,000

        Not more than 21

         Over 600,000

            13 to 35

  (2) The resolution shall require that a candidate for election to the office of charter commissioner shall have been a qualified elector in the candidate's district for not less than 6 months.
  (3) An elected county official shall not be a candidate for election to the office of charter commissioner unless the person has resigned from the elected position.
  (4) A member or former member of the county board of commissioners shall not serve as chief administrative officer of the county until at least 2 years after his or her termination from membership on the board.


History: 1966, Act 293, Eff. Mar. 10, 1967 ;-- Am. 1980, Act 7, Imd. Eff. Feb. 13, 1980 ;-- Am. 2014, Act 309, Imd. Eff. Oct. 10, 2014


© 2020 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

up icon