MCL - Act 383 of 1980


Act 383 of 1980

AN ACT relating to the promotion of convention business and tourism in this state and the major metropolitan areas of this state; to provide for tourism and convention marketing programs in major metropolitan areas through nonprofit convention and tourist bureaus; to provide for imposition and collection of assessments on the owners of transient facilities to support tourism and convention marketing programs; to provide for the disbursement of the assessments; to establish the oversight functions and duties of certain state departments, state agencies, and state employees; and to prescribe remedies and penalties.

History: 1980, Act 383, Imd. Eff. Jan. 2, 1981 ;-- Am. 2018, Act 625, Eff. Mar. 29, 2019

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 141.881 Section Short title.
Section 141.881a Section Legislative findings.
Section 141.882 Section Definitions.
Section 141.883 Section Marketing program notice; contents; assessment; mailing copy of notice to owner of transient facility; referendum.
Section 141.884 Section Marketing program; contents.
Section 141.885 Section Assessment; payment; statement of room charges; reimbursement from room charges; verification and audit of owner's assessment payments; state use tax returns; unpaid assessments; interest and delinquency charges; suit to collect; notice.
Section 141.886 Section Assessment revenues not state funds; deposit and disbursement; financial statements; audit; report; copies.
Section 141.887 Section Advisory committee; election and terms of members; formal meetings; review of proposed marketing program; approval or rejection; recommendations; board of directors.
Section 141.887a Section Biannual formal meeting; review marketing plan.
Section 141.887b Section Master plan; annual meeting; disapproval.
Section 141.888 Section Discontinuance of assessment; referendum; proposing new marketing program notice; failure to adopt resolution discontinuing assessment; further referendum.
Section 141.889 Section Effective date.