MCL - Act 379 of 1984


Act 379 of 1984

AN ACT to define and regulate certain credit card transactions, agreements, charges, and disclosures; to provide for the powers and duties of certain state officers and entities; to provide for the promulgation of rules; and to provide remedies and penalties.

History: 1984, Act 379, Imd. Eff. Dec. 28, 1984 ;-- Am. 2020, Act 76, Imd. Eff. Apr. 2, 2020

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 493.101 Section Definitions.
Section 493.102 Section Credit card arrangement; license required; terms and conditions.
Section 493.103 Section Application for license; oath; form; contents; fees; net worth requirements; rules.
Section 493.104 Section Investigation; finding; issuance of license; refusal to issue license; expiration of license.
Section 493.105 Section Duties of commissioner upon refusal to issue license.
Section 493.106 Section Suspension, revocation, or refusal to renew license; notice; grounds; surrender of license; duration of license; reinstatement or issuance of new license; preexisting lawful contracts.
Section 493.107 Section Investigations and examination of books, accounts, records, and files; electronic data processing not prohibited; establishment of annual fee schedule; fees nonrefundable; penalty; disposition and use of fees and expenses; action for recovery of fees or expenses.
Section 493.108 Section Subpoena of witnesses and evidence; oaths and affirmations; noncompliance; order; contempt.
Section 493.109 Section Books, accounts, and records; maintenance, preservation, and availability; audit; cost.
Section 493.110 Section Maximum interest; computation; fee; offer of loan or credit in connection with other accounts, services, or similar agreements; prohibited conditions.
Section 493.111 Section Truth in lending act; disclosures, information, and notices; applicability.
Section 493.112 Section Wilful and intentional violation as misdemeanor; conduct barring recovery and entitling consumer to attorney fees and court costs; authorized actions.
Section 493.113 Section Rules.
Section 493.114 Section Exemptions; credit card or charge card issued prior to effective date of act.