§ 4.2001 Representative districts; division; composition; numbering
§ 4.2001a Representative districts; division after January 1, 2013; numbering
§ 4.2002 Senatorial districts; division; composition; numbering
§ 4.2002a Senatorial districts; terms of office beginning after January 1, 2015
§ 4.2003 Map; preparation by secretary of state; legal description; appropriation
§ 4.2004 Transmission of conference committee report; filing with office of the great seal
§ 4.2005 Applicable provisions
§ 4.2005a Redistricting plans; principles
§ 4.2006 “Block” and “tract” defined

Terms Used In Michigan Laws > Chapter 4 > Act 116 of 2001

  • Administrative admission: means the admission of an individual with a developmental disability to a center pursuant to section 509. See Michigan Laws 330.1500
  • annual meeting: when applied to townships, mean the annual meeting required by law to be held on the Saturday immediately preceding the first Monday in April. See Michigan Laws 324.51302
  • Attended terminal: means a terminal, other than a remote control terminal, where an individual knowledgeable in the aboveground liquid storage tank filling operation is physically in attendance and control during the entire delivery of a flammable liquid and has as his or her primary responsibility supervising the storage tank filling operation. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Block: means block as that term is used by the United States department of commerce, bureau of the census in conducting the 2010 decennial census. See Michigan Laws 324.63517
  • Board: means a river management board created as the governing body of a river management district in accordance with this part. See Michigan Laws 324.63501
  • Board: means the state fire safety board created in section 3b. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Building: means a structure, framework, or place for housing 1 or more persons or a tank, receptacle, or container for the storage of commodities or other materials. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Bureau: means the bureau of fire services created in section 1b. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Certified health department: means a city, county, or district department of health certified under section 11716. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • chief of an organized fire department: means the chief operating officer of an organized fire department. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Clinical certificate: means the written conclusion and statements of a physician or a licensed psychologist that an individual is a person requiring treatment, together with the information and opinions, in reasonable detail, that underlie the conclusion, on the form prescribed by the department or on a substantially similar form. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Combustible liquid: means a liquid with a flash point at or above 100 degrees Fahrenheit and below 200 degrees Fahrenheit. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Commission: means the Michigan law enforcement officers memorial monument fund commission created in section 4. See Michigan Laws 330.1410
  • Commission: means the impaired driving safety commission created in section 3. See Michigan Laws 330.1420
  • Council: means a watershed council created under this part. See Michigan Laws 324.63501
  • Court: means the probate court or the court with responsibility with regard to mental health services for the county of residence of the subject of a petition, or for the county in which the subject of a petition was found. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Court: means the probate court or the court with responsibility with regard to mental health matters for the county in which an individual with a developmental disability resides or was found. See Michigan Laws 330.1500
  • Criteria for judicial admission: means the criteria specified in section 515 for admission of an adult with a developmental disability to a center, private facility, or alternative program of care and treatment under section 518. See Michigan Laws 330.1500
  • Dealer: means a person, not a manufacturer, engaged in the business of buying and selling explosives. See Michigan Laws 330.1512
  • Department: means the director of the department of natural resources or his or her designee to whom the director delegates a power or duty by written instrument. See Michigan Laws 324.80208
  • Department: means the department of labor and economic growth. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Department: means the department of environmental quality or its authorized agent. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Director: means the director of the department of natural resources. See Michigan Laws 324.80208
  • Director: means the director of the department of labor and economic growth. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Director: means the director of the department of state police. See Michigan Laws 330.1512
  • District: means a river management district established under this part. See Michigan Laws 324.63501
  • Election: means an election or primary election at which the electors of this state or of a subdivision of this state choose or nominate by ballot an individual for public office or decide a ballot question lawfully submitted to them. See Michigan Laws 333.17210
  • election precinct: as used in this act shall mean a political subdivision, the area of which is embraced in its entirety within the confines of a city, ward, township or village, and for which not more than 1 polling place is provided for all qualified and registered electors residing therein. See Michigan Laws 324.63511
  • Explosive: means blasting powder, nitroglycerine, dynamite, TNT and any other form of high explosive, blasting material, fuse other than an electric circuit breaker, detonator and other detonating agent, a chemical compound or mechanical mixture containing oxidizing or combustible units, or other ingredients, in such proportions, quantities or packing that ignition by fire, friction, concussion or other means of detonation of the compound or mixture or any part thereof may result in the sudden generation and release of highly heated gases or gaseous pressures capable of producing effects damaging or detrimental to or destructive of life, limb or property. See Michigan Laws 330.1512
  • Fire alarm system: means an assemblage of components that indicates or provides a warning of a fire emergency, installation of which is required by the bureau under rules promulgated under section 3c. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Fire hazard: means a building, premises, place, or thing that, because of its nature, location, occupancy, condition, or use, may cause loss, damage, or injury to persons or property by fire, explosion, or action of the elements. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Fire suppression system: means an integrated combination of a fire alarm system and fire suppression equipment that, as a result of predetermined temperature, rate of temperature rise, products of combustion, flame, or human intervention, will discharge a fire extinguishing substance over a fire area, installation of which is required by the bureau under rules promulgated under section 3c. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Firefighter: means a member of an organized fire department, including a volunteer member or a member paid on call, who is responsible for, or is in a capacity that includes responsibility for, the extinguishment of fires, the directing of the extinguishment of fires, the prevention and detection of fires, and the enforcement of the general fire laws of this state. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Firefighter: means that term as defined in section 2 of the firefighters training council act, 1966 PA 291, MCL 29. See Michigan Laws 330.1532
  • Firefighter training: means that term as defined in section 2 of the firefighters training council act, 1966 PA 291, MCL 29. See Michigan Laws 330.1532
  • Firm: means a sole proprietorship, partnership, association, or corporation. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Flammable liquid: means a liquid with a flash point below 100 degrees Fahrenheit and a vapor pressure that does not exceed 40 pounds per square inch absolute at 100 degrees Fahrenheit. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Formal voluntary hospitalization: means hospitalization of an individual based on both of the following:

    (i) The execution of an application for voluntary hospitalization by the individual or by a patient advocate designated under the estates and protected individuals code, 1998 PA 386, MCL 700. See Michigan Laws 330.1400

  • Fund: means the septage waste program fund created in section 11717. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • general November election: means the election held on the November regular election date in an even numbered year. See Michigan Laws 333.17210
  • Governmental unit: means a county, township, municipality, or regional authority. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Hazardous material: means explosives, pyrotechnics, flammable gas, flammable compressed gas, nonflammable compressed gas, flammable liquid, combustible liquid, oxidizing material, poisonous gas, poisonous liquid, irritating material, etiologic material, radioactive material, corrosive material, or liquefied petroleum gas. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • in writing: shall be construed to include printing, engraving, and lithographing; except that if the written signature of a person is required by law, the signature shall be the proper handwriting of the person or, if the person is unable to write, the person's proper mark, which may be, unless otherwise expressly prohibited by law, a clear and classifiable fingerprint of the person made with ink or another substance. See Michigan Laws 324.51502
  • inhabitant: means a resident of a city, township, village, district or county. See Michigan Laws 324.11504
  • Involuntary mental health treatment: means court-ordered hospitalization, alternative treatment, or combined hospitalization and alternative treatment as described in section 468. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Issuing officer: means an officer of a local police or sheriff's department, or a designated officer of the state police. See Michigan Laws 330.1512
  • Law enforcement officer: means that term as defined in section 2 of the commission on law enforcement standards act, 1965 PA 203, MCL 28. See Michigan Laws 330.1410
  • Level of stream flow: means a measure of water quantity including the amount of water passing a designated point over a designated period and the levels of lakes that are an integral part of the surface drainage system of the watershed. See Michigan Laws 324.63501
  • Local unit of government: means a municipality or county. See Michigan Laws 324.80208
  • Marihuana: means that term as defined in section 7106 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333. See Michigan Laws 330.1420
  • Mental illness: means a substantial disorder of thought or mood that significantly impairs judgment, behavior, capacity to recognize reality, or ability to cope with the ordinary demands of life. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • month: means a calendar month; the word "year" a calendar year; and the word "year" alone shall be equivalent to the words "year of our Lord". See Michigan Laws 324.30501
  • Monument fund: means the Michigan police officers memorial monument fund created in section 3. See Michigan Laws 330.1410
  • Noncommercial transportation: means the occasional transportation of personal property by an individual not for compensation or in the furtherance of a commercial enterprise, and transportation not regulated under the motor carrier safety act of 1963, 1963 PA 181, MCL 480. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Officer: means the village president, clerk, or treasurer, a village trustee, or an appointed person authorized by the council. See
  • Operating plan: means a plan developed by a receiving facility for receiving septage waste that specifies at least all of the following:

    (i) Categories of septage waste that the receiving facility will receive. See Michigan Laws 324.53515

  • Organized fire department: means a department, authority, or other governmental entity that safeguards life and property from damage from explosion, fire, or disaster and that provides fire suppression and other related services in this state. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Organized fire department: means that term as defined in section 2 of the firefighters training council act, 1966 PA 291, MCL 29. See Michigan Laws 330.1532
  • Owner: means a person with an ownership interest in property, and includes a trustee, a board of trustees of property, and a person with a freehold interest in property. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, as well as to individuals. See Michigan Laws 324.30503
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation, association, governmental entity, or other legal entity. See Michigan Laws 324.80208
  • Person: means an individual, partnership, corporation, or voluntary association. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Person: means an individual, firm, partnership, corporation, association or other legal entity but does not include an officer of a law enforcement agency or of a fire department, while acting in his official capacity. See Michigan Laws 330.1512
  • person requiring treatment: means (a), (b), (c), or (d):

    (a) An individual who has mental illness, and who as a result of that mental illness can reasonably be expected within the near future to intentionally or unintentionally seriously physically injure himself, herself, or another individual, and who has engaged in an act or acts or made significant threats that are substantially supportive of the expectation. See Michigan Laws 330.1401

  • Pipeline: means a pipeline that conveys a flammable liquid from a crude petroleum wellhead collection site to a refinery or terminal or from a refinery to a terminal. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Place of public assemblage: means a room or other space in a building if the room or other space can accommodate 50 or more individuals, including connected rooms and spaces that share a common means of entrance and egress. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Preadmission screening unit: means a service component of a community mental health services program established under section 409. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Premises: means a lot or parcel of land, exclusive of buildings, and includes a parking lot, tourist camp, trailer camp, airport, stockyard, junkyard, wharf, pier, and any other place or enclosure. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • primary election: as used in this act , shall mean a primary election held for the purpose of deciding by ballot who shall be the nominees for the offices named in this act, or for the election by ballot of delegates to political conventions. See Michigan Laws 333.17213
  • Private facility: means an adult foster care facility operated under contract with a community mental health services program or on a private pay basis that agrees to do both of the following:

    (i) Accept the judicial admission of an individual with developmental disability. See Michigan Laws 330.1500

  • Quorum: means , except as otherwise defined, 1 of the following:

    (i) Three council members, if the village has adopted an ordinance reducing the number of trustees under chapter II. See

  • Receiving facility: means a structure that is designed to receive septage waste for treatment at a wastewater treatment plant or at a research, development, and demonstration project authorized under section 11511b to which the structure is directly connected, and that is available for that purpose as provided for in an ordinance of the local unit of government where the structure is located or in an operating plan. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Release: means the transfer of an individual who is subject to an order of combined hospitalization and alternative treatment from 1 treatment program to another in accordance with his or her individual plan of services. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Remote control terminal: means a terminal where filling an aboveground liquid storage tank with a flammable liquid is controlled at a remote location by the individual who conveyed the flammable liquid to the terminal. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • River management: means the control of river flow by the operation of dams, reservoirs, conduits, and other human-made devices in order to improve and expand the uses of the river for those who depend upon it for a variety of private and public benefits. See Michigan Laws 324.63501
  • Rule: means a rule promulgated pursuant to the administrative procedures act of 1969, 1969 PA 306, MCL 24. See Michigan Laws 324.80208
  • 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

  • Septage waste: means the fluid mixture of untreated and partially treated sewage solids, liquids, and sludge of human or domestic origin that is removed from a wastewater system. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Septage waste servicing license: means a septage waste servicing license as provided for under sections 11703 and 11706. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Septage waste vehicle: means a vehicle that is self-propelled or towed and that includes a tank used to transport septage waste. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Septage waste vehicle license: means a septage waste vehicle license as provided for under sections 11704 and 11706. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • service area: means the territory for which a receiving facility has the capacity and is available to receive and treat septage waste, except that the geographic service area of a receiving facility shall not extend more than 25 radial miles from the receiving facility. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • servicing: means cleaning, removing, transporting, or disposing, by application to land or otherwise, of septage waste. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • shall not apply: means that the pertinent provision is not operative as to certain persons or things or in conjunction with a particular date or dates. See Michigan Laws 324.51510
  • Site: means a location or locations on a parcel or tract, as those terms are defined in section 102 of the land division act, 1967 PA 288, MCL 560. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Site permit: means a permit issued under section 11709 authorizing the application of septage waste to a site. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, shall be construed to extend to and include the District of Columbia and the several territories belonging to the United States; and the words "United States" shall be construed to include the district and territories. See Michigan Laws 324.51501
  • State fire marshal: means the individual appointed by the director under section 1b. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • Storage facility: means a structure that receives septage waste for storage but not for treatment. See Michigan Laws 324.53515
  • Subject of a petition: means an individual regarding whom a petition has been filed with the court asserting that the individual is or is not a person requiring treatment or for whom an objection to involuntary mental health treatment has been made under section 484. See Michigan Laws 330.1400
  • Survivor: means any of the following:

    (i) A spouse of a law enforcement officer killed on duty. See Michigan Laws 330.1410

  • Terminal: means a location where an aboveground liquid storage tank containing a flammable liquid is located. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • THC: means delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol acid. See Michigan Laws 330.1420
  • Tract: means tract as that term is used by the United States department of commerce, bureau of the census in conducting the 2010 decennial census. See Michigan Laws 324.63517
  • Unattended terminal: means a terminal, other than a remote control terminal or an attended terminal, where an individual knowledgeable in the aboveground liquid storage tank filling operation is only in attendance during a portion of the time when a flammable liquid is being delivered or the individual's primary responsibility is a function other than supervising the storage tank filling operation. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • United States: shall be construed to include the district and territories. See Michigan Laws 324.51501
  • Vehicle: means a tank vehicle or bulk transportation vehicle, excluding the tractor of a tank vehicle or bulk transportation vehicle. See Michigan Laws 330.1426
  • village: as used in this act , shall mean an incorporated village. See Michigan Laws 333.17221
  • Watershed: means the drainage area of a stream. See Michigan Laws 324.63501