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Act 425 Conditional Land Transfers
Act 51 and the MI Transportation Fund
Adopting the Budget
Campaigning by Public Officials – PA 269 Dos and Don’ts
Charitable Solicitations in Public Roadways
Commercial Redevelopment Act
Commercial Rehabilitation Act
County Tax Reimbursement to Local Units – Rafaeli Case – Updated March 2021
Default – General Law Village Officials
Economic Development – updated February 2019
Embezzlement – Preventing Fraud
E-mail and Retention of Records
Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
Fuel Excise Tax Refunds
General Law Village
Golf Carts and ORVs/ATVs on Local Streets
Gun Regulation—Local Government
Headlee Roll Back and Headlee Override Updated for 2023
Holiday Displays/Nativity Scenes NEW!
Investment Policies for Surplus Funds
Liquor Licenses for Redevelopment NEW!
Master Plan—Mastering the Updating Process
Master Plan—Five-Year Review
Metro Act and DAS/Small Cell Antenna in our Rights of Way
METRO Act – Metropolitan Extension Telecommunication Rights-of-Way Oversight (Related: Distribution of Telecomm Fees under PA 48 of 2002)
MISS DIG Underground Facility Damage & Prevention Safety Act (PA173 of 2013)
Mobile Home Rental Housing Inspections
Municipal Civil Infractions
Municipal Expenditures (Related: Determining Lawful Expenditures & Municipal Finance)
Municipal Liens – updated June 2018
Open Meetings Act
Court of Appeals Opinion
Markel v Mackley (November 1, 2016)
The Michigan Court of Appeals ruled that email deliberations among a quorum of public body members violates the Open Meetings Act.
Other Post Employment Benefit (OPEB) Obligations NEW!
PA 33 Police and Fire Protection Act—2022 Changes
PA 312—Compulsory Arbitration of Labor Disputes in Police and Fire Departments
Planning Commission – Residency Requirements
Police Employment Separation Records NEW!
Public Employment Relations Act (PERA)
Records Retention—Local Government Public Records
Rental Housing Inspection Law – updated June 2019
Residency Act (Act 212 of 1999)
Revenue Sharing Fact Sheet
Sign Regulations (Reed v Town of Gilbert)
Social Districts NEW!
Social Security Number Privacy Act
Supportive Housing Properties
Taxicabs (Limousines and TNCs) – No Fees/Licensing
Water and Sewer Liens – updated June 2018
Work Sessions – Use by Legislative Bodies
Zoning: Basic Questions
Zoning: Nonconforming Buildings and Uses
Contact: Information Services
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