§ 18.23 Michigan commission on criminal justice

Terms Used In Michigan Laws > Chapter 18 > E.R.O. No. 1973-5

  • Adverse claim: means a claim that a claimant has a property interest in a financial asset and that it is a violation of the rights of the claimant for another person to hold, transfer, or deal with the financial asset. See Michigan Laws 440.8102
  • agricultural drain: means a human-made conveyance of water that meets all of the following requirements:

    (a) Does not have continuous flow. See Michigan Laws 324.50507

  • Authority: means the Michigan forest finance authority created in section 50503. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Board: means the board of directors of the Michigan forest finance authority, except where the context clearly requires a different definition. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Bonds: means bonds of the authority issued as provided in this part. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Bottomland: means the land area of an inland lake or stream that lies below the ordinary high-water mark and that may or may not be covered by water. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Bulkhead line: means a line that is established pursuant to this part beyond which dredging, filling, or construction of any kind is not allowed without a permit. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Bureau: means the legislative service bureau. See Michigan Laws 324.50513
  • Certificated security: means a security that is represented by a certificate. See Michigan Laws 440.8102
  • city: whenever used in this act , shall be construed to mean a city incorporated under this act, or made subject to its provisions. See Michigan Laws 333.5466
  • Commission: means the Michigan law revision commission. See Michigan Laws 324.50513
  • Council: means the legislative council. See Michigan Laws 324.50513
  • Council administrator: means the chief executive officer of all legislative council agencies. See Michigan Laws 324.50513
  • Dam: means an artificial barrier, including dikes, embankments, and appurtenant works, that impounds, diverts, or is designed to impound or divert water. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Department: means the department of environmental quality. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Department: means the department of environmental quality. See Michigan Laws 324.50301
  • Expand: means to occupy a larger area of an inland lake or stream than authorized by a permit issued under this part for marina mooring structures and watercraft moored at the marina. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Fund: means the land and water management permit fee fund created in section 30113. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Height of the dam: means the difference in elevation measured vertically between the natural bed of an inland lake or stream at the downstream toe of the dam, or, if it is not across a stream channel or watercourse, from the lowest elevation of the downstream toe of the dam, to the design flood elevation or to the lowest point of the top of the dam, whichever is less. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Holder: means any of the following:

    (i) A person in possession of a negotiable instrument that is payable either to bearer or to an identified person that is the person in possession. See Michigan Laws 440.1201

  • Impoundment: means water held back by a dam, dike, floodgate, or other barrier. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Inland lake or stream: means a natural or artificial lake, pond, or impoundment; a river, stream, or creek which may or may not be serving as a drain as defined by the drain code of 1956, 1956 PA 40, MCL 280. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Legislative council agencies: means the bureau, commission, and any other legislative council agency designated by the council. See Michigan Laws 324.50513
  • maintenance of a drain: means the physical preservation of the location, depth, and bottom width of a drain and appurtenant structures to restore the function and approximate capacity of the drain as constructed or modified at any time before July 1, 2014, and includes, but is not limited to, the following activities if performed with best management practices:

    (i) Excavation of accumulated sediments back to original contours. See Michigan Laws 324.50507

  • Marina: means a facility that is owned or operated by a person, extends into or over an inland lake or stream, and offers service to the public or members of the marina for docking, loading, or other servicing of recreational watercraft. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Military: means a reference to all components of the state military establishment. See
  • Minor offense: means either of the following violations of this part if the project involved in the offense is a minor project or the department determines that restoration of the affected property is not required:

    (i) The failure to obtain a permit under this part. See Michigan Laws 324.50504

  • Mooring structures: means structures used to moor watercraft, including, but not limited to, docks, piers, pilings, mooring anchors, lines and buoys, and boat hoists. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Notes: means notes of the authority issued as provided in this part, including commercial paper. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Octa-BDE: means octabromodiphenyl ether. See Michigan Laws 324.50301
  • Ordinary high-water mark: means the line between upland and bottomland that persists through successive changes in water levels, below which the presence and action of the water is so common or recurrent that the character of the land is marked distinctly from the upland and is apparent in the soil itself, the configuration of the surface of the soil, and the vegetation. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • PBDE: means polybrominated diphenyl ether. See Michigan Laws 324.50301
  • Penta-BDE: means pentabromodiphenyl ether. See Michigan Laws 324.50301
  • Project: means an activity that requires a permit pursuant to section 30102. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Purchaser: means a person that takes by purchase. See Michigan Laws 440.1201
  • Reconfigure: means to, without expanding the marina, do either of the following:

    (i) Change the location of the dock or docks and other mooring structures at the marina to occupy an area of the inland lake or stream that was not previously authorized by a permit issued under this part. See Michigan Laws 324.50504

  • Riparian interest area: means that portion of an inland lake or stream over which a riparian owner has an ownership interest. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Riparian owner: means a person who has riparian rights. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Riparian rights: means those rights which are associated with the ownership of the bank or shore of an inland lake or stream. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • seal: shall be construed to include any of the following:

    (a) The impression of the seal on the paper alone. See Michigan Laws 324.30505

  • Seasonal structure: includes any type of dock, boat hoist, ramp, raft, or other recreational structure that is placed into an inland lake or stream and removed at the end of the boating season. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Seawall: means a vertically sloped wall constructed to break the force of waves and retain soil for the purpose of shore protection. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Security: except as otherwise provided in section 8103, means an obligation of an issuer or a share, participation, or other interest in an issuer or in property or an enterprise of an issuer and is all of the following:

    (i) Represented by a security certificate in bearer or registered form, or the transfer of which may be registered upon books maintained for that purpose by or on behalf of the issuer. See Michigan Laws 440.8102

  • State forester: means an employee of the department who has a 4-year degree in forest management from an accredited college or university and experience in forest management and who is designated as the state forester by the director. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Structure: includes a wharf, dock, pier, seawall, dam, weir, stream deflector, breakwater, groin, jetty, sewer, pipeline, cable, and bridge. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • Sustainable forestry: means that term as it is defined in section 52501. See Michigan Laws 324.50502
  • Uncertificated security: means a security that is not represented by a certificate. See Michigan Laws 440.8102
  • Upland: means the land area that lies above the ordinary high-water mark. See Michigan Laws 324.50504
  • water withdrawal: means the removal of water from its source for any purpose. See Michigan Laws 324.50507