MCL - Act 27 of 1905


Act 27 of 1905

AN ACT to provide for the incorporation of Wesleyan Methodist churches; and to impose certain duties upon the department of commerce.

History: 1905, Act 27, Imd. Eff. Mar. 22, 1905 ;-- Am. 1982, Act 75, Imd. Eff. Apr. 19, 1982

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 458.41 Section Wesleyan Methodist church; incorporators.
Section 458.42 Section Articles of association; execution.
Section 458.43 Section Articles; contents, form.
Section 458.44 Section Articles of association; execution and acknowledgment; filing articles with department of commerce; members of church as body politic or corporation.
Section 458.45 Section Church government; ecclesiastical polity.
Section 458.46 Section Board of trustees; election, term, vacancies; secular affairs.
Section 458.47 Section Board of trustees; election in certain case; dissolution, conference legal successor; sale of property.
Section 458.48 Section Bylaws.
Section 458.49 Section Powers of corporation; rights of ministers.
Section 458.50 Section Alteration or amendment of articles or bylaws.
Section 458.51 Section Sale or mortgage of real estate for re-investment or to pay debts; title, passing to annual conference.
Section 458.52 Section Reincorporation under act; procedure.
Section 458.53 Section Construction of inconsistent acts.
Section 458.54 Section Trustees; evidence of authority.
Section 458.55 Section Extension of corporate existence; filing resolution with department of commerce; effect.