Laws, Regulations, Ordinances

Only 19 States Have Township Governments

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Civil_township

Michigan  State Laws and Proposed Bills

http://www.legislature.mi.gov

State Law Governing Townships

http://www.legislature.mi.gov/(S(rlgdi0j3ch42hnmxjllhgdw2))/documents/mcl/pdf/mcl-R-S-of-1846-41-1.pdf

Charter Township Act of 1947

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-359-of-1947

Oakland Township Voting Precincts

http://www.oaklandtownship.org/2017%20Oakland%20Twp%20Precincts.pdf

Open Meetings Act

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-267-of-1976

Open Meetings Act as it Applies to Subcommittees – Michigan Municipal League

http://www.mml.org/events/ppts/everything-meetings-open-meetingsact%28Jeffers%29.pdf

Open Meetings Act Handbook

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/ag/OMA_handbook_287134_7.pdf

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-442-of-1976

Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Pamphlet

http://www.michigan.gov/documents/ag/FOIA_Pamphlet_380084_7.pdf

 

Township Ordinances – State Law

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-246-of-1945

Fire Prevention Code

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-207-of-1941

Fire and/or Police Board

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-41-812

 

Michigan Act 368 of 1978 (Public Health Act)

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-act-368-of-1978

This state law attempts to be sure our that among other things our  local fire department Emergency Medical Services meet basic standards for quality and speed of response to your 911 call for help.

Key parts of this act pertaining to our local fire department’s Emergency Medical Service are :

333.20901-333.20908 – meanings and definitions

333.20910 – powers and duties of Michigan Dept. of Health and Human Services to set up our Oakland County Medical Control Authority (OCMCA) to set detailed regulation suitable for our county.

 

Oakland County Medical Control Authority

website –

http://www.ocmca.org/

protocols (rules) for response to medical emergencies

http://www.ocmca.org/all-protocols/

Right to Farm Act

http://legislature.mi.gov/doc.aspx?mcl-Act-93-of-1981

International Property Maintenance Code – 2003

Our Code Section 4-61 (Ordinance 50) says we have adopted this code with a few exceptions listed in our Code 4-62. It is rather extensive and detailed. It is revised nearly every year; however our code specifies the 2003 code.

International Property Maintenance Code