HOMEOWNERS' ASSOCIATION INFORMATION
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GOVERNMENT AGENCIES & RESOURCES
Michigan Government Portal - Search for government information by topic and agency.
Michigan Attorney General - The office of the attorney general plays an important role in protecting the state's citizens.
Michigan Secretary of State - Information on elections, businesses, licensing, and securities.
Corporations Division - HOA Information Search
Michigan Department of Agriculture - The agency provides leadership on food, agriculture, natural resources, and related issues.
PRIVATE SECTOR RESOURCES
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency - Find solar access policies and incentives
HOA LAWS AND REGULATIONS
Michigan Condominium Act, MCL 559.101
Michigan Policy and Legislative Affairs - Condominiums
Attorney General Opinion No. 6577- Establishment & Regulation of "Site Condominiums"
Michigan Nonprofit Corporation Act - Act 162 of 1982. Applies to community associations.
Board of directors; management of business and affairs of corporation; qualifications; powers. MCL 450.2501
Regular or special meetings of board; location; notice; attendance or participation as waiver of notice; participation by means of conference telephone or other remote communication. MCL 450.2521(2)
Annual meeting of shareholders or members for election of directors and conduct other business; failure to hold meeting at designated time or elect sufficient number of directors; adjournment of meeting; court order to hold meeting or election; quorum. MCL 450.2402
Notice of time, place, and purposes of meeting of shareholders or members; manner; contents; notice of adjourned meeting; notice not given; attendance at meeting; participating and voting by remote communication; meeting without notice. MCL 450.2404(1)
Allow members to inspect the books and records of an account and minutes of the proceedings of its members, board and executive committees. - MCL 450.2485
Mailing balance sheet and statements to shareholder or member upon request; inspection during regular business hours; written demand; "proper purpose" defined; order compelling inspection; burden of proof; powers of court; inspection by director; costs; holder of voting trust certificate as shareholder or member; right to inspect prohibited or limited; definitions. MCL 450.2487(2)
Member's right to bring a court action that contain acts illegal, fraudulent, or willfully unfair and oppressive; order or relief; "willfully unfair and oppressive conduct" defined. MCL 450.2489