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Act 379 of 1913

AN ACT to facilitate the collection of alimony and support and maintenance for minor children or for children who are 18 years of age or older ordered to be paid in suits for divorce or separate maintenance.

History: 1913, Act 379, Eff. Aug. 14, 1913 ;-- Am. 1962, Act 176, Eff. Mar. 24, 1963 ;-- Am. 1990, Act 242, Imd. Eff. Oct. 10, 1990

© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 552.151SectionAlimony or support and maintenance order in suit for divorce or separate maintenance; petition; punishment for neglect or violation.
Section 552.152SectionPayments in default; motion; attachment; “state disbursement unit” or “SDU” defined.
Section 552.153SectionOrder for payment; demand or notice not necessity.
Section 552.154SectionAttachment; arrest, custody of party.
Section 552.155SectionAttachment; discharge by execution of bond, court order.
Section 552.156SectionTransition to centralized receipt and disbursement of support and fees.
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