§ 750.271 Domestic corporations; securities, fraudulent issue and sale
§ 750.272 Foreign corporations; stock, fraudulently issued, sale
§ 750.273 Fraudulently obtaining signature; penalty
§ 750.274 Note; fraudulent signature; knowingly purchasing, collection
§ 750.275 Warranty deed or similar words; use
§ 750.276 Promise to vendee of grain to sell at fictitious price; signature to note
§ 750.277 Promise to vendee of grain to sell at fictitious price; sale and transfer
§ 750.278 Fraudulent warehouse receipts; executing and delivering
§ 750.279 Personal property; fraudulent disposition
§ 750.280 Gross frauds and cheats at common law
§ 750.282 Offenses against water, steam, electric, or gas companies, or propane gas dealers or distributors, and boards or municipalities owning or operating plants; misdemeanor; felony; civil action not impair
§ 750.282a Sale or transfer of electric or natural gas product or service illegally obtained; violation as felony; penalty; definitions
§ 750.283 Fruits and vegetables sold in closed package; fraud prevention
§ 750.284 Genuine article; selling goods other than; marking
§ 750.287 Sterling or sterling silver marked articles; fraud in sale
§ 750.288 Coin or coin silver; fraud in sale of articles marked
§ 750.289 Common carrier; false billing of goods
§ 750.290 Imitation leather; boots and shoes
§ 750.291 Boarding house keepers; defrauding
§ 750.292 Hotel, motel, inn, restaurant, cafe; defrauding; limitation on proceedings
§ 750.293 Hotel, motel, inn, restaurant, cafe; prima facie evidence
§ 750.294 Animals; fraudulent registration as pure-bred
§ 750.295 Milk and butter fat production; fraudulent practices
§ 750.297e Kosher food products; definition; sale; false representation; prohibited acts; evidence of fraud; inspection and supervision of sale of meat; rules; violation as misdemeanor
§ 750.297f “Halal” defined; prohibited acts; violation as misdemeanor; presumption; additional prohibited acts; investigation and inspection by department of agriculture; rules
§ 750.298 Medicine; practicing under false or assumed name
§ 750.298a Representation of service as under supervision of physician; product or appliance approved by medical profession
§ 750.299 Agricultural seeds; false statement
§ 750.300 Insurance company; killing or injuring animals to defraud
§ 750.300a Food stamps or coupons; conduct as crime; course of conduct as one offense; determination of degree; definitions

Terms Used In Michigan Laws > Chapter 750 > Act 328 of 1931 > Chapter XLIII

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • 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 8.3d
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Arrest: Taking physical custody of a person by lawful authority.
  • Common law: The legal system that originated in England and is now in use in the United States. It is based on judicial decisions rather than legislative action.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • felony: when used in this act, shall be construed to mean an offense for which the offender, on conviction may be punished by death, or by imprisonment in state prison. See Michigan Laws 750.7
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guarantor: A party who agrees to be responsible for the payment of another party's debts should that party default. Source: OCC
  • 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 8.3q
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • 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 8.3j
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • oath: shall be construed to include the word "affirmation" in all cases where by law an affirmation may be substituted for an oath; and in like cases the word "sworn" shall be construed to include the word "affirmed". See Michigan Laws 8.3k
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, as well as to individuals. See Michigan Laws 8.3l
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Presiding officer: A majority-party Senator who presides over the Senate and is charged with maintaining order and decorum, recognizing Members to speak, and interpreting the Senate's rules, practices and precedents.
  • seal: shall be construed to include any of the following:

    (a) The impression of the seal on the paper alone. See Michigan Laws 8.3n

  • 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 8.3o
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.