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Act 292 of 1989
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METROPOLITAN COUNCILS ACT

Act 292 of 1989

AN ACT to authorize certain local governmental units to create certain councils under certain circumstances; to prescribe the powers and duties of councils established under this act; and to authorize certain councils established under this act to levy a property tax.


History: 1989, Act 292, Imd. Eff. Jan. 3, 1990 ;-- Am. 1998, Act 166, Eff. Mar. 23, 1999 ;-- Am. 1998, Act 373, Imd. Eff. Oct. 20, 1998


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 124.651SectionShort title.
Section 124.653SectionDefinitions.
Section 124.655SectionMetropolitan area council; formation; council as public corporate body and authority; powers generally.
Section 124.657SectionMetropolitan council; articles of incorporation generally.
Section 124.659SectionArticles of incorporation; adoption; amendment; publication; endorsement; filing.
Section 124.661SectionAddition of local governmental unit; requirements; filing amended articles.
Section 124.663SectionReferendum.
Section 124.663aSectionViolation of MCL 168.1 to 168.992 applicable to petitions; penalties.
Section 124.665SectionElection of chairperson and other officers; chairperson as principal executive officer; meetings; powers and duties; appointments to other agencies.
Section 124.667SectionPer diem compensation; reimbursement for expenses.
Section 124.669SectionRegulation of land and water; public improvements and services; operation; establishment of divisions, bureaus, and committees; expenses; data collection and storage; feasibility studies; applicability of other laws.
Section 124.671SectionPowers and duties of metropolitan area council.
Section 124.673SectionEmployee rights; collective bargaining; labor agreements; pension or retirement system.
Section 124.675SectionTax; manner of levy and collection.
Section 124.677SectionTax proposal; ballot; conduct of election.
Section 124.679SectionTax election; notices; canvass; certification of results; limitations.
Section 124.681SectionTax election; reimbursement of costs.
Section 124.683SectionWithdrawal from membership in council; conditions; unpaid obligations; evidence of withdrawal.
Section 124.685SectionConducting business at public meeting; availability of writings to public.
Section 124.693SectionDefinitions; MCL 124.693 to 124.713.
Section 124.695SectionMetropolitan region council; formation; adoption of articles of incorporation; conditions; establishment of metropolitan region council board; appointment of representatives; powers and duties.
Section 124.697SectionArticles of metropolitan region council; provisions.
Section 124.699SectionParticipating qualified county; receipt of revenues; publication and adoption of articles or amendments.
Section 124.701SectionAddition of qualified county or city to metropolitan region council; filing amended articles.
Section 124.709SectionRegional cultural institutions and local recreation and cultural facilities; development or enhancement.
Section 124.711SectionMetropolitan region council; powers and duties.
Section 124.713SectionWithdrawal of participating qualified county or city; conditions; unpaid obligations; evidence.
Section 124.715SectionDefinitions; MCL 124.717 to 124.729.
Section 124.717SectionMetropolitan district; formation of metropolitan arts council; conditions; establishment of metropolitan arts council board; powers and duties.
Section 124.719SectionMetropolitan arts council; establishment; purpose; articles.
Section 124.721SectionMetropolitan arts council; adoption or amendment of articles.
Section 124.723SectionMetropolitan arts council; chairperson; officers; administrator; other appointments.
Section 124.725SectionMembership; compensation; expenses; annual budget.
Section 124.727SectionAnnual expenditure for administrative costs; establishment of divisions, bureaus, and committees.
Section 124.729SectionBylaws.
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