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Act 144 of 1921

AN ACT to provide a primary election system for the nomination of village officers; and to prescribe penalties and provide remedies.

History: 1921, Act 144, Eff. Aug. 18, 1921 ;-- Am. 1998, Act 157, Eff. Mar. 23, 1999

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 200.61SectionPrimary elections for nomination of village officers; referendum on act.
Section 200.61aSectionViolation of MCL 168.1 to 168.992 applicable to petitions; penalties.
Section 200.62SectionVillage caucus; time, vote by ballot, general election law applicable.
Section 200.63SectionSeparate party ballots; nomination petitions.
Section 200.64SectionCandidates declared nominees.
Section 200.65SectionReturn to former system of nomination.
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