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Act 331 of 1976 - MICHIGAN CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT (445.901 - 445.922)
Section 445.901 ‑ Short title.
Section 445.902 ‑ Definitions.
Section 445.903 ‑ Unfair, unconscionable, or deceptive methods, acts, or practices in conduct of trade or commerce; rules; applicability of subsection (1)(hh).
Section 445.903a ‑ Home appliance; contents of service contract.
Section 445.903b ‑ Failure of seller to file notice unlawful; form and contents of notice; notice of change in information; reference to MCL 445.903 includes reference to this section.
Section 445.903c ‑ Advertising or listing in telephone directory; misrepresenting name or location prohibited; violation; penalty; applicability to telephone service provider, publisher, or distributor.
Section 445.903d ‑ Advertising or listing in telephone directory; misrepresenting name or location prohibited; violation; penalty; applicability to telephone service provider, publisher, or distributor.
Section 445.903e ‑ Issuance of gift certificate; prohibited conduct; definitions.
Section 445.903f ‑ Possession or use of gift certificate; charging service fee prohibited; "service fee" defined.
Section 445.903g ‑ Expiration of gift certificate; limitation.
Section 445.903h ‑ Vehicle rental transaction; inclusion of vehicle license cost recovery fee; amount; fee in excess of costs; duties of car rental company; definitions.
Section 445.903i ‑ Ownership or operation of clothing donation box; definitions.
Section 445.904 ‑ Exemptions; burden of proof.
Section 445.905 ‑ Action to restrain defendant by temporary or permanent injunction; venue; costs; civil penalty; notice to defendant; notice to attorney general; violation of injunction, order, decree, or judgment; civil fine; retention of jurisdiction, continuation of cause, and petition for recovery of civil fine.
Section 445.906 ‑ Assurance of discontinuance of method, act, or practice.
Section 445.907 ‑ Subpoena; notice; confidentiality; penalty.
Section 445.908 ‑ Compliance with notice; conduct requiring assessment of civil penalty; petition for order to enforce compliance; violation of final order; injunction.
Section 445.909 ‑ Publication, public inspection and copying, and distribution of rules, final judgments, assurance of discontinuance, and other matters; request; fee.
Section 445.909a ‑ List of consumer complaints.
Section 445.910 ‑ Class action by attorney general for actual damages; order; hearing; receiver; sequestration of assets; cost of notice; limitations.
Section 445.911 ‑ Action by person for declaratory judgment, injunction, or actual damages; class action by person for actual damages; order; hearing; receiver; sequestration of assets; cost of notice; limitations.
Section 445.912 ‑ Mailing copy of complaint, judgment, decree, or order to attorney general; violation of injunction as evidence.
Section 445.913 ‑ Filing fees for commencing action or filing voluntary assurance.
Section 445.914 ‑ Investigation by law enforcement officer.
Section 445.915 ‑ Investigation and prosecution by prosecuting attorney.
Section 445.916 ‑ Other causes of action not affected; inconsistent ordinance or regulation prohibited.
Section 445.917 ‑ Investigation of financial institutions; subpoena; report.
Section 445.918 ‑ Investigation of public utilities; subpoena; report.
Section 445.919 ‑ Investigation of certain persons by cemetery commission; subpoena; report.
Section 445.920 ‑ Investigation of certain persons by director of department of energy, labor, and economic growth; subpoena; report.
Section 445.921 ‑ Investigation of certain persons by commissioner of insurance; subpoena; report.
Section 445.922 ‑ Effective date.

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