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Act 114 of 1965

AN ACT relating to dry, edible beans; to create a bean commission and prescribe its functions; to levy and collect assessments on bean production; and to provide penalties for violation of this act.

History: 1965, Act 114, Eff. Jan. 1, 1966

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 290.551SectionDefinitions.
Section 290.552SectionDivision of state into districts.
Section 290.553SectionMichigan bean commission; creation; appointment, qualifications, and terms of members; ex officio members; reapportionment.
Section 290.554SectionMichigan bean commission; procedure for appointment of members; meetings; cessation of membership; vacancies; selection and appointment of member at large.
Section 290.555SectionMichigan bean commission; quorum; compensation and expenses; conducting business at public meeting; notice.
Section 290.556SectionMichigan bean commission; election of chairman, treasurer, and other officers; appointment and compensation of executive secretary.
Section 290.557SectionBean commission; deposit of money received; treasurer's bond; “financial institution” defined.
Section 290.558SectionBean commission; body corporate, seal, records as evidence.
Section 290.559SectionBean commission; state and employees not liable for acts; disbursements.
Section 290.560SectionMichigan bean commission; powers and duties generally; prohibitions.
Section 290.561SectionEnforcement; reimbursement for costs.
Section 290.562SectionGrower assessment on beans grown and produced.
Section 290.562aSectionAssessment on beans grown and produced; payment; report; use; research advisory board; referendum.
Section 290.562bSectionChanging method or amount of assessment; referendum; implementation of proposed change.
Section 290.563SectionRepealed. 1976, Act 403, Imd. Eff. Jan. 5, 1977.
Section 290.564SectionSupplemental assessment for special projects; referendum to determine rate; collection.
Section 290.565SectionRecords of first receiver; preservation; availability; records of grower processing or retailing own production.
Section 290.566SectionViolation; penalties; prosecution.
Section 290.567SectionReferendum on continuation of commission functions; referendum on termination of commission; petition; notice; hearings; cessation of operations and transfer of assets; voting; submitting ballot to legislative committees for review.
Section 290.568SectionEffective date.
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