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Michigan Compiled Laws Complete Through PA 178 of 2019
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Chapter 720 - PROBATE
Act 12 of 1941 ‑ Repealed-LABOR CLAIMS (720.1 - 720.3)
Act 144 of 1963 ‑ Repealed-UNIFORM ESTATE TAX APPORTIONMENT ACT (720.11 - 720.21)
Act 207 of 1917 ‑ Repealed-SETTLEMENT OF CONTEST OF CERTAIN WILLS (720.51 - 720.53)
Act 178 of 1945 ‑ Repealed-UNITED STATES SAVINGS BONDS; RIGHT OF PAYEES (720.81 - 720.81)
Act 242 of 1968 ‑ Repealed-DELIVERY OF INTANGIBLE PERSONALTY TO DOMICILIARY REPRESENTATIVE (720.91 - 720.91)
Act 73 of 1941 ‑ Repealed-UNIFORM SIMULTANEOUS DEATH ACT (720.101 - 720.108)
Act 305 of 1941 ‑ Repealed-CONTINUATION OF DECEDENT'S BUSINESS BY FIDUCIARY (720.151 - 720.164)
Act 194 of 1947 ‑ STATE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATOR (720.201 - 720.223)
     Section 720.201 ‑ State public administrator; appointment, term, salary, expenses.
     Section 720.202 ‑ County public administrator; appointment, qualifications, and term; source of compensation.
     Section 720.203 ‑ Repealed. 1978, Act 642, Eff. July 1, 1979.
     Section 720.204 ‑ State public administrator; filing copy of appointment of county public administrator, letters of administration.
     Section 720.205 ‑ Repealed. 1978, Act 642, Eff. July 1, 1979.
     Section 720.206 ‑ State or county public administrator; powers and authority.
     Section 720.207 ‑ State or county public administrator; bonds.
     Section 720.208 ‑ Repealed. 1978, Act 642, Eff. July 1, 1979.
     Section 720.209 ‑ State public administrator; vacancy, filling; bond of predecessor fiduciary, continuation.
     Section 720.210 ‑ County public administrator; vacancy, filling.
     Section 720.211 ‑ County public administrator; termination of appointment; petition to resign trust and for discharge; final accounting.
     Section 720.212 ‑ County public administrator; petition to remove on failure to render final account; proof of mailing; notice of hearing; release of sureties.
     Section 720.213 ‑ County public administrator; accounting and petition for compensation; proof of mailing; approval.
     Section 720.214 ‑ County public administrator; termination of appointment as special administrator; final accounting, filing; general administrator.
     Section 720.215 ‑ County public administrator; vacancy due to death or incapacity, filling.
     Section 720.216 ‑ County public administrator; appointment as successor fiduciary; allowance of fees.
     Section 720.217 ‑ County public administrator; report by fiduciary as to facts causing delay and preventing closing of estate.
     Section 720.218 ‑ State or county public administrator; escheated property turned over to state treasurer.
     Section 720.219 ‑ State or county public administrator; interest in estate property prohibited.
     Section 720.220 ‑ State or county public administrator; continuation after discovery of heir; expenses; receipts turned over to state treasurer.
     Section 720.221 ‑ State or county public administrator; access to property, papers and records.
     Section 720.222 ‑ Retroactive construction of act.
     Section 720.223 ‑ Repeal; saving clause.
Act 229 of 1911 ‑ Repealed-VALIDATION OF REAL ESTATE SALES (720.251 - 720.251)
Act 281 of 1929 ‑ Repealed-STERILIZATION OF MENTAL DEFECTIVES (720.301 - 720.310)
Act 206 of 1935 ‑ Repealed-DEBTS FOR MILK AND CREAM AS PREFERRED CLAIMS (720.401 - 720.402)
Act 44 of 1947 ‑ MISSING PERSONS (720.501 - 720.503)
     Section 720.501 ‑ Missing persons; finding of presumed death; prima facie evidence.
     Section 720.502 ‑ Missing, interned or captive persons; report, prima facie evidence.
     Section 720.503 ‑ Findings, reports and records; signature of federal officer deemed evidence of authority; certified copy.
Act 29 of 1957 ‑ DESTRUCTION OF CERTAIN FILES AND RECORDS (720.551 - 720.551)
     Section 720.551 ‑ Destruction of records; court order; time period; applicability of section to proceedings taken for hospitalization of child or youth with special health care needs.
Act 84 of 1949 ‑ TRANSFER OF JUVENILES BETWEEN INSTITUTIONS (720.601 - 720.608)
     Section 720.601 ‑ Transfer of juveniles from one state institution or agency to another.
     Section 720.602 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; written request.
     Section 720.603 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; receiving, training.
     Section 720.604 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; parole and discharge.
     Section 720.605 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; terms not affected by transfer.
     Section 720.606 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; return to original institution.
     Section 720.607 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; mittimuses, processes and orders to accompany.
     Section 720.608 ‑ Transfer of juveniles; expenses, payment.
Act 214 of 1963 ‑ REGIONAL FACILITIES FOR DELINQUENT AND NEGLECTED MINORS (720.651 - 720.660)
     Section 720.651 ‑ Regional facilities for diagnosis and custody of certain minors; construction and operation.
     Section 720.652 ‑ Family independence agency; survey; determination; recommendations; approval.
     Section 720.653 ‑ Board of trustees; powers.
     Section 720.654 ‑ Referendum.
     Section 720.655 ‑ Taxes for construction and operation.
     Section 720.656 ‑ Capital outlay and construction costs; apportionment.
     Section 720.657 ‑ Basic operating costs; other operation expenses.
     Section 720.658 ‑ Board of trustees; contracts with nonparticipating counties, per diem.
     Section 720.659 ‑ State social welfare department; supervision, rules, standards, orders, visitation, inspection, records.
     Section 720.660 ‑ Repeal.

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