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Act 146 of 1937
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LIEN FOR LABOR AND MATERIALS FOR OIL OR GAS WELLS, PIPE LINES, OR EQUIPMENT

Act 146 of 1937

AN ACT to establish, protect and enforce by lien the rights of laborers, contractors, sub-contractors and material men and other persons furnishing labor, tools, or materials, or other things of value, for the drilling, boring, torpedoing, acidizing, completing, operating or repairing of any oil or gas well, or the constructing or repairing of any oil or gas pipe line, oil or gas derrick, or oil tank.


History: 1937, Act 146, Imd. Eff. July 2, 1937


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 570.251SectionLien for labor or material for oil or gas well or pipe line; extent; waiver by agreement; delivery of materials; additional liens, recording.
Section 570.252SectionLien for labor or material for oil or gas well or pipe line; contractors or sub-contractors.
Section 570.253SectionOwner or lessee may retain money to pay demands; statement of contractor; protection of owners.
Section 570.254SectionStatement of lien; contents; verification; recording with register of deeds; index; effect; fee.
Section 570.255SectionStatement of lien; service of copy on owner or lessee, proof, posting.
Section 570.256SectionLiens; duration, priority over other interests, subrogation.
Section 570.257SectionProceedings to enforce lien; lis pendens, parties, cross bills, practice and procedure, sale, confirmation, costs.
Section 570.258SectionLien not to preclude any other lawful remedy.
Section 570.259SectionLienholder to execute discharge upon payment of debt; recording with register of deeds, fee; discharge by ex parte proceedings.
Section 570.260SectionAssignment or waiver of lien.
Section 570.261SectionNotice by publication.
Section 570.262SectionLiberal construction.
Section 570.263SectionOil or gas wells and pipe lines; definitions.
Section 570.266SectionDeclaration of emergency.
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