SEARCH WARRANTS (EXCERPT)
Act 189 of 1966
780.652a Search warrant; search and seizure of hair, tissue, blood, or other fluids.
(1) If the court has probable cause to believe that an individual violated section 520b(1)(b)(ii) or (h)(i), 520c(1)(b)(ii) or (h)(i), 520d(1)(d), or 520e(1)(g) of the Michigan penal code, Act No. 328 of the Public Acts of 1931, being sections 750.520b, 750.520c, 750.520d, and 750.520e of the Michigan Compiled Laws, the court shall, upon proper petition for a search warrant, authorize the search and seizure of hair or tissue, or blood or other fluid samples from all of the following:
(a) Any individual whom the court has probable cause to believe committed that violation.
(b) If the court has probable cause to believe that the violation resulted in the birth of a child, that child.
(c) If the court has probable cause to believe that the violation resulted in a pregnancy that was terminated before the birth of a child, the remains of that unborn child.
(2) This section does not prohibit the court from issuing a search warrant for other evidence as considered appropriate by the court.
History: Add. 1996, Act 186, Eff. June 1, 1996
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