THE DRAIN CODE OF 1956 (EXCERPT)
Act 40 of 1956
280.482 Improvements or additions to drains for public health.
Any 1 or more county drains or any portion thereof, now or hereafter existing, may be cleaned out, relocated, widened, deepened, straightened, extended, tiled, interconnected or otherwise improved, or branches added or connected thereto, when necessary for the public health, in the same manner as a county drain may be located, established and constructed under this chapter, with such variations in the proceedings as may be necessary to make the same applicable, and also the cost thereof may be financed in like manner. A project to improve county drains may include backfilling and leveling any portion thereof no longer needed after the improvements.
History: 1956, Act 40, Imd. Eff. Mar. 28, 1956
Am. 1961, Act 46, Imd. Eff. May 20, 1961
Am. 1963, Act 215, Imd. Eff. May 17, 1963
Am. 1971, Act 60, Imd. Eff. July 20, 1971
Popular Name: Act 40
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