MCL - Act 40 of 1899


Act 40 of 1899

AN ACT to revise the laws providing for the incorporation of Protestant Episcopal churches; and to impose certain duties upon the department of commerce.

History: 1899, Act 40, Imd. Eff. Apr. 18, 1899 ;-- Am. 1982, Act 472, Eff. Mar. 30, 1983

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 458.251 Section Protestant Episcopal church; incorporation, procedure; body corporate.
Section 458.252 Section Protestant Episcopal church; articles, contents; name; location; vestry members.
Section 458.253 Section Filing articles; acquisition of title to property.
Section 458.254 Section First meeting; calling, notice; right to vote; election of vestry members.
Section 458.255 Section Subsequent meetings; right to vote; annual and special meetings, notice; election of vestry members, classification; rector to preside; records.
Section 458.256 Section Wardens; secretary, treasurer; meetings of vestry, presiding officer, quorum, vacancy.
Section 458.257 Section Powers of vestry; owner of pew or slip.
Section 458.258 Section Record of proceedings; inspection, evidence.
Section 458.259 Section Reorganization and extension of corporate life; procedure.
Section 458.260 Section Amendment of articles; procedure; existing amendments declared valid.
Section 458.261 Section Repeal; saving clause.
Section 458.262 Section Reorganization and incorporation under act, procedure; officers.
Section 458.263 Section Cathedral; ex-officio rector.