MCL - Act 89 of 1977


Act 89 of 1977

AN ACT to provide for the establishment of cooperative libraries; to prescribe the powers and duties of the department of history, arts, and libraries; to provide state aid for public libraries participating in cooperative libraries; to prescribe the powers and duties of cooperative library boards; to provide an appropriation; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.

History: 1977, Act 89, Imd. Eff. Aug. 2, 1977 ;-- Am. 1982, Act 541, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983 ;-- Am. 2001, Act 65, Eff. Oct. 1, 2001

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 397.551 Section Short title.
Section 397.552 Section Definitions.
Section 397.553 Section Cooperative boards; establishment; number.
Section 397.554 Section Preliminary cooperative plan for library services; contents; development.
Section 397.555 Section Eligibility for membership in cooperative library.
Section 397.556 Section Areas included in cooperative library.
Section 397.557 Section Cooperative library board as representative of participating libraries; selection of members; existing systems.
Section 397.558 Section Cooperative library board as body corporate; powers and duties; installment purchase contract, land contract, loan agreement, or lease purchase contract.
Section 397.559 Section Submission and contents of plan; approval of plan; jurisdiction.
Section 397.560 Section Fiscal year and funds of cooperative library.
Section 397.561 Section Use of facilities and resources of member libraries; availability of services of cooperative library; appeal from refusal of service.
Section 397.561a Section Nonresident borrowing fees.
Section 397.562 Section Resolution requesting local board to become participating library; rights, duties, and privileges of participating library.
Section 397.563 Section State aid for cooperative libraries.
Section 397.564 Section Cooperative board to provide services to member libraries within area of cooperative library.
Section 397.565 Section Payment for services by member libraries; cooperative library headquarters.
Section 397.566 Section State aid for public libraries; reimbursing public libraries for salary of head librarian; employee wage increases; certifying salary of head librarian.
Section 397.567 Section Compliance with certification requirements as qualification for state aid.
Section 397.568 Section Application for state aid; certification.
Section 397.569 Section Distribution of state aid; statement; vouchers; warrants.
Section 397.570 Section Deposit of money in separate fund; review of expenditures.
Section 397.571 Section Expenditure of state aid.
Section 397.572 Section Dispute; hearing; decision.
Section 397.573 Section Needs considered by state board in carrying out powers and duties.
Section 397.574 Section Repealed. 1982, Act 541, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983.
Section 397.575 Section Appropriation.
Section 397.576 Section Repeal of MCL 397.501 to 397.527.