Main Content 236-1961-19 friendly link Printer Friendly index and updates Search within this Statute for REVISED JUDICATURE ACT OF 1961 (EXCERPT)Act 236 of 1961 Chapter 19 COMMENCEMENT OF ACTION AND SERVICE OF PROCESS DocumentTypeDescription Section 600.1901SectionCivil action; commencement; filing of complaint. Section 600.1902Section“Victim” defined; civil action against victim of criminal sexual conduct or assault with intent to commit criminal sexual conduct; dismissal; period of limitations; applicability of section. Section 600.1905SectionSummons; issuance; duplicate; form; contents; amendment of process or proof of service. Section 600.1908SectionProcess; persons to make service. Section 600.1910SectionProof of service; methods; failure to make proof of service. Section 600.1912SectionProcess; personal service on individual. Section 600.1913SectionProcess; substituted service. Section 600.1917SectionProcess; service on partnership or limited partnership. Section 600.1918SectionCivil action; service of process on person doing business under assumed name. Section 600.1920SectionProcess; service on corporation; insurers. Section 600.1923SectionProcess; service on partnership association or unincorporated voluntary association. Section 600.1925SectionProcess; service on public, municipal or governmental corporation, boards, or bodies. Section 600.1930SectionProcess; service on individual's agent or public officer. Section 600.1940SectionProcess; personal jurisdiction not required; service of process. Section 600.1945SectionProcess; order for substituted service; contents; unknown defendants. Section 600.1947SectionNotice of pendency of action; publication. Section 600.1950SectionNewspaper; definition. Section 600.1951SectionMailing of service; manner. Section 600.1955SectionSubstituted service; proof. Section 600.1960SectionSubstituted service; jurisdiction on defendant's interest. Section 600.1965SectionPleader; service of papers; default; effect. Section 600.1968SectionService of papers; attorneys; contempt. Section 600.1970SectionService of papers; delivery to attorney; party; mailing. Section 600.1971SectionService of papers; proof of service; filing. Section 600.1972SectionService of papers; inability to make; direction of court. Section 600.1973SectionService of papers; numerous parties. Section 600.1974SectionFiling with court; definition.