MCL - Act 128 of 1887


Act 128 of 1887

AN ACT establishing the minimum ages for contracting marriages; to require a civil license in order to marry and its registration; to provide for the implementation of federal law; and to provide a penalty for the violation of this act.

History: 1887, Act 128, Eff. Sept. 28, 1887 ;-- Am. 1951, Act 37, Eff. Sept. 28, 1951 ;-- Am. 1998, Act 333, Imd. Eff. Aug. 10, 1998

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 551.101 Section Marriage license; requirements; place to obtain, delivery to person officiating.
Section 551.102 Section Blank form for marriage license and certificate; preparation, contents, and distribution; furnishing blank forms of affidavit of competency; filing affidavit; electronic filing; license as matter of record; transmission to department of community health; social security number; application exempt from disclosure.
Section 551.103 Section Persons capable of contracting marriage; age requirement; proof of age; certification of license; copy of license; fee; allocation for family counseling services; return and disposition of unexpended funds; waiver of fee; additional fee for nonresidents; delivery of license and certificate to officiating individual; recording information; forwarding licenses and certificates to state registrar; imposition of fee by certain charter counties.
Section 551.103a Section Marriage license; time of delivery; solemnization of marriage required.
Section 551.104 Section Certificate completion; officiating person duty; original license return; record.
Section 551.105 Section County clerk; violation of act, misdemeanor, penalty.
Section 551.106 Section Person officiating at marriage; violation of act, misdemeanor, penalty.
Section 551.107 Section Failure to return certificate; misdemeanor, penalty.
Section 551.108 Section Marriage license; false statement in application, perjury.
Section 551.109 Section Filing reports of marriage; record.
Section 551.110 Section License, certificate or certified copy record as evidence.
Section 551.111 Section License or certificate errors; evidence, correction.