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Act 175 of 1927
Chapter VI

Section 766.1SectionRight of state and defendant to prompt examination and determination; authority of district court magistrate.
Section 766.2, 766.3SectionRepealed. 1980, Act 506, Imd. Eff. Jan. 22, 1981.
Section 766.4SectionProbable cause conference and preliminary examination; dates; scope; waiver; acceptance of plea agreement; scheduling and commencement of preliminary examination; testimony of victim; definition; codefendants; examination by magistrate.
Section 766.5SectionBail; commitment to jail; release on own recognizance.
Section 766.6SectionAssociate magistrate; powers, duties, fees.
Section 766.7SectionAdjournment, continuance, or delay of preliminary examination.
Section 766.8SectionAdjournment of examination; form of commitment of accused, order for re-appearance.
Section 766.9SectionClosure of preliminary examination.
Section 766.10SectionExclusion of persons from examination; witness not examined, minor; separation of witnesses.
Section 766.11SectionSubpoena of witnesses; taking down evidence in shorthand; appointment, oath, and fees of stenographer; signing of testimony not required; testimony to be typewritten, certified, received, and filed; testimony as prima facie evidence.
Section 766.11aSectionTestimony of witness; conduct by telephonic, voice, or video conferencing.
Section 766.11bSectionRules of evidence; exception; hearsay testimony; "controlled substance" defined.
Section 766.12SectionEvidence for defense; examination, cross-examination of witnesses.
Section 766.13SectionDischarge of defendant or reduction of charge; binding defendant to appear for arraignment.
Section 766.14SectionProceedings where offense charged not felony; transfer of case to family division of circuit court; waiver of jurisdiction; “specified juvenile violation” defined.
Section 766.15SectionCertification and return of examinations and recognizances; effect of refusing or neglecting to return examinations and recognizances; written demand or motion to prepare or file written transcript of testimony of preliminary examination; listening to electronically recorded testimony, copy of recording tape or disc, or stenographer's notes.
Section 766.15a, 766.15bSectionRepealed. 1951, Act 170, Eff. Sept. 28, 1951.
Section 766.15cSectionRepealed. 1966, Act 266, Eff. Mar. 10, 1967.
Section 766.15dSectionRepealed. 1951, Act 170, Eff. Sept. 28, 1951.
Section 766.16SectionDefault of recognizance; record; procedure.
Section 766.17SectionAdmission to bail after commitment to jail; discharge of prisoner.
Section 766.18SectionAdmission to bail after commitment to jail; clerk of court, authority.
Section 766.19-766.22SectionRepealed. 1994, Act 63, Eff. July 1, 1994.
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