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Act 143 of 1945
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Act 143 of 1945

AN ACT to provide that county health officers in certain counties assume and perform the duties of coroners; to provide for such assistants and deputies as the board of supervisors deem necessary; to authorize the fixing of salaries for such health officers, assistants and deputies, the furnishing of office and morgue facilities and the maintenance thereof.

History: 1945, Act 143, Eff. Sept. 6, 1945 ;-- Am. 1960, Act 95, Eff. Aug. 17, 1960

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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

Section 52.141SectionCoroner; abolition of office in certain counties; transfer of duties to county health officer; provisions governing.
Section 52.142SectionCounty health officer; compensation; deputies, appointment, powers, compensation.
Section 52.143SectionMorgue facilities.
Section 52.144SectionCounty health officer and deputies; payment of compensation.
Section 52.145SectionNo election of coroners where act effective.
Section 52.146SectionCounty health officer; powers.
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