MCL - Act 196 of 1973


Act 196 of 1973

AN ACT to prescribe standards of conduct for public officers and employees; to create a state board of ethics and prescribe its powers and duties; and to prescribe remedies and penalties.

History: 1973, Act 196, Imd. Eff. Jan. 8, 1974 ;-- Am. 1980, Act 481, Eff. Mar. 31, 1981

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 15.341 Section Definitions.
Section 15.342 Section Public officer or employee; prohibited conduct.
Section 15.342a Section MCL 15.301 to 15.310 and MCL 15.321 to 15.330 not amended or modified; purpose of act; validity of contract in violation of act; voting on, making, or participating in governmental decisions; “governmental decision” defined.
Section 15.342b Section Report of violation; applicability of sanctions; civil fine.
Section 15.342c Section Civil action; commencement of action; “damages” defined.
Section 15.342d Section Court order; costs.
Section 15.342e Section Posting notices of protections and obligations.
Section 15.343 Section Board of ethics; creation; function.
Section 15.344 Section Board of ethics; appointment, qualifications, and terms of members; vacancies; ex officio members; quorum; action by board; compensation; executive secretary; clerical or administrative assistance.
Section 15.345 Section Board of ethics; powers and duties.
Section 15.346 Section Rules.
Section 15.347 Section Appropriation.
Section 15.348 Section Other acts not superseded; interpretation and administration of act.