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Act 4 of 1957
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CHARTER WATER AUTHORITY ACT

Act 4 of 1957

AN ACT to provide for the incorporation of municipal authorities to acquire, own and operate water supply and transmission systems; to provide a municipal charter therefor; to prescribe the powers and functions thereof; and to prescribe penalties and provide remedies.


History: 1957, Act 4, Imd. Eff. Mar. 20, 1957 ;-- Am. 1998, Act 189, Eff. Mar. 23, 1999


© 2017 Legislative Council, State of Michigan

The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 121.1SectionCharter water authority; definition; intent of act, limitation on authority.
Section 121.2SectionIncorporating municipalities; act as charter.
Section 121.3SectionReferendum on joinder; form of ballot.
Section 121.4SectionReferendum; simultaneous submission.
Section 121.5SectionReferendum; certificates, incorporation, name.
Section 121.6SectionBoard of commissioners; voting strength, term.
Section 121.7SectionBoard of commissioners; first meeting, officers, employees, bylaws, office.
Section 121.8SectionBoard of commissioners; record of proceedings; accounts, audit, bond.
Section 121.9SectionRates and charges; revision; revenues, priority.
Section 121.10SectionRates and charges; duration of contract with governmental unit.
Section 121.11SectionBudget; submission, hearing, adoption.
Section 121.12SectionFiscal year.
Section 121.13SectionBonds; maximum; authorizing resolution, contents.
Section 121.14SectionRepealed. 2002, Act 446, Imd. Eff. June 17, 2002.
Section 121.14aSectionViolation of MCL 168.1 to 168.992 applicable to petitions; penalties.
Section 121.15SectionBonds; issuance subject to revised municipal finance act.
Section 121.16SectionTaxes; rates; assessment; levy; collection; subjects.
Section 121.17SectionRepealed. 2002, Act 446, Imd. Eff. June 17, 2002.
Section 121.18SectionTaxes; administration expenses.
Section 121.19SectionTaxes; payment by constituent municipality.
Section 121.20SectionContract payments; powers of municipal legislative body.
Section 121.21SectionCharter water authority; body corporate; charter, powers.
Section 121.22SectionAuthority; acquisition of water supply and transmission system, condemnation.
Section 121.23SectionAuthority; change in municipal jurisdiction.
Section 121.24SectionAuthority; advancements for administrative expense.
Section 121.25SectionAuthority; contracts for water to nonconstituent municipalities, duration.
Section 121.26SectionJoinder of municipality after incorporation of authority; procedure.
Section 121.27SectionAdditional powers.
Section 121.28SectionConstruction of act.
Section 121.29SectionCharter water authorities; short title.
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