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Act 149 of 1911
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Act 149 of 1911

AN ACT to provide for the acquisition by purchase, condemnation and otherwise by state agencies and public corporations of private property for the use or benefit of the public, and to define the terms "public corporations," "state agencies" and "private property" as used herein.

History: 1911, Act 149, Eff. Aug. 1, 1911 ;-- Am. 1966, Act 351, Imd. Eff. Dec. 21, 1966

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 213.21SectionPublic corporation and state agency; definition.
Section 213.22SectionPrivate property; definition.
Section 213.23SectionAuthority to take private property for public use; acquisition of property; scope of "public use"; condemnation action; compensation; preservation of right, grant, or benefit to property owner; "blighted" defined.
Section 213.23aSectionScope of act; rights conferred by act.
Section 213.24SectionCondemnation proceedings; necessity declared; authorization; jurisdiction.
Section 213.25SectionCondemnation proceedings; resolution; petition; contents; jury to determine necessity; compensation.
Section 213.26-213.41SectionRepealed. 1980, Act 87, Eff. Apr. 1, 1983.
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