TOWNSHIP PARKS AND PLACES OF RECREATION (EXCERPT)
Act 157 of 1905
41.426c Budget; limitation; assessment, levy, and collection of tax.
The township park commission shall submit to the township board a detailed budget covering the cost of maintenance of the township parks and places of recreation of the township for the ensuing year. The budget shall not exceed 1 and 1/2 mill on the assessed valuation of the township. The township board shall examine the budget and shall approve the entire budget, or a part of the budget that the board considers reasonable and necessary, which sum shall be incorporated into the tax on the township, and when collected shall be deposited by the township treasurer in a fund to be known as the park maintenance fund. Expenditures from this fund shall be on vouchers approved by the township park commission, and it shall be the duty of the township treasurer to allow and pay these vouchers on presentation to him or her. The assessment, levy, and collection of the tax provided in this section shall be performed in the manner provided in the general property tax act, Act No. 206 of the Public Acts of 1893, being sections 211.1 to 211.157 of the Michigan Compiled Laws.
History: Add. 1989, Act 79, Imd. Eff. June 20, 1989
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