MCL - Act 246 of 1931


Act 246 of 1931

AN ACT to provide for the construction, repair, and maintenance of pavements, sidewalks, and elevated structures on or along public roads and highways; to provide for the levying of taxes and of special assessments; to authorize the borrowing of money and the issuance of bonds; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state and local agencies and officers; to validate actions taken, special assessments levied, and bonds issued; and to provide for the lighting of certain roads, highways, and bridges.

History: 1931, Act 246, Eff. Sept. 18, 1931 ;-- Am. 1945, Act 141, Eff. Sept. 6, 1945 ;-- Am. 1973, Act 122, Imd. Eff. Aug. 21, 1973 ;-- Am. 1989, Act 80, Imd. Eff. June 20, 1989

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 41.271 Section Pavements or sidewalks; application by petition; eligibility of signers, certificate of tax status; authority of county road commissioners; highway or public highway, definition.
Section 41.271a Section Pavements or sidewalks; application by resolution of township board; declaration of necessity, public hearing; petition for discontinuance.
Section 41.272 Section Pavements or sidewalks; survey, plat; adoption of materials, grade and manner of construction by county road commissioners.
Section 41.273 Section Bridges, drains, curbing, culverts and additional rights of way; deemed part of improvement.
Section 41.274 Section Pavements or sidewalks; first order of determination, specifications, description of assessment district by county road commissioners; location along state trunk line, approval by state highway commissioner.
Section 41.275 Section Pavements or sidewalks; hearing of objections, notice, contents; change in specifications or boundaries of assessment district, new hearing.
Section 41.276 Section Pavements or sidewalks; liability of petitioners.
Section 41.277 Section Pavements or sidewalks; final order of determination, attachment of specifications.
Section 41.278 Section Contracts for construction of improvement; bids, notice, procedure; commencement of construction.
Section 41.279 Section Special assessment district; determination, announcement, addition of lands; determination of installments.
Section 41.280 Section Assessment of benefits against township and parcels of land; review; assessment against state lands; numbering of districts.
Section 41.281 Section Creation of indebtedness; approval by township board; limitation on issue of township bonds.
Section 41.282 Section Maintenance and repair of improvement; proration of expense of joint improvement.
Section 41.283 Section Proceedings governed by MCL 247.418 to 247.481; records; reports.
Section 41.283a Section Bonds; issuance and sale; full faith and credit; assessment district sinking fund; bonds subject to revised municipal finance act.
Section 41.284 Section Advancement of county road funds; reimbursement by township.
Section 41.285 Section County board of supervisors; appropriation of funds for advancement; establishment of revolving fund.
Section 41.286 Section Hearing examiners; powers and duties; determination of board of county road commissioners, petition for reconsideration, filing; notice, hearing.
Section 41.287 Section Validation of prior actions, special assessments, and bonds.
Section 41.288 Section Installation of sidewalks and elevated structures; payment; contracts; approval.
Section 41.288a Section Sidewalk construction, repair, or maintenance; order; meeting; notice; assessment of costs; approval; election.
Section 41.288b Section Public street cleaning vehicles and snow removal equipment.
Section 41.289 Section Lighting of roads, highways, and bridges generally.
Section 41.289a Section Lighting of roads, highways, and bridges; supervision; contracts.
Section 41.289b Section Expenses for lighting highways; special assessment; hearing; notice.
Section 41.289c Section Assessment in district for lighting roads, highways, and bridges.
Section 41.289d Section Relieving district of duty to light streets or highways.
Section 41.290 Section Lighting county roads, highways, and bridges; expense; contracts; extension of lines or service; payment; statement and budget; apportionment of sum required; tax; lighting state trunk line highways and bridges.