MCL - Act 348 of 1972


Act 348 of 1972

AN ACT to regulate relationships between landlords and tenants relative to rental agreements for rental units; to regulate the payment, repayment, use and investment of security deposits; to provide for commencement and termination inventories of rental units; to provide for termination arrangements relative to rental units; to provide for legal remedies; and to provide penalties.

History: 1972, Act 348, Eff. Apr. 1, 1973
Popular Name: Landlord-Tenant Act

The People of the State of Michigan enact:
Document Type Description
Section 554.601 Section Definitions.
Section 554.601a Section Termination of lease; conditions; applicability of section to leases entered into, renewed, or renegotiated after effective date.
Section 554.601b Section Tenant under apprehension of danger from domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking; release from rental payment obligation; written notice; content; documentation; forwarding information; liability of multiple tenants; applicability; remedies against other parties; definitions.
Section 554.602 Section Security deposit; amount.
Section 554.603 Section Security deposit; notice.
Section 554.604 Section Security deposit, disposition; bond.
Section 554.605 Section Security deposit as property of tenant.
Section 554.606 Section Waiving requirements of act.
Section 554.607 Section Security deposit; permissible uses.
Section 554.608 Section Inventory checklists.
Section 554.609 Section Itemized list of damages; check or money order; contents of notice of damages.
Section 554.610 Section Effect of noncompliance with notice of damages requirement.
Section 554.611 Section Notice of forwarding address; effect of noncompliance.
Section 554.612 Section Response to notice of damages.
Section 554.613 Section Action for damages; retention of security deposit; waiver.
Section 554.614 Section Termination of landlord's interest; liability for security deposit.
Section 554.615 Section Action to enforce act.
Section 554.616 Section Effective date and applicability of act.