2006 Michigan Compiled Laws - CHAPTER II ADMINISTRATION, REGISTRATION, CERTIFICATE OF TITLE AND ANTI-THEFT (257.201...257.259)

MICHIGAN VEHICLE CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 300 of 1949
Chapter II
ADMINISTRATION, REGISTRATION, CERTIFICATE OF TITLE AND ANTI-THEFT

DocumentDescription
Section 257.201Reference to "division".
Section 257.202Secretary of state as exclusive state agent.
Section 257.203Appointment of employees.
Section 257.203aMeaning of "commissioner" in §§ 257.301 to 257.327; effect of §§ 257.201 to 257.203a.
Section 257.204Administration and enforcement of act; establishment of highway patrol prohibited; rules; official seal.
Section 257.204aCentral file of individual driving records; certified copies as evidence; electronic certification; use of computer-generated certified information; persons who may receive information contained in records maintained by secretary of state.
Section 257.204bConviction of attempted violation; effect.
Section 257.205Secretary of state; office and branch offices; establishment; employees; bond; liability for loss of money; person appointed to conduct branch office; compensation and expenses.
Section 257.206Forms.
Section 257.207Administering oaths and acknowledging signatures without fee; certified copy of record; fee; evidence; electronic certification; use of computer-generated certified information.
Section 257.207aElectronic driver license status check; request by approved agency; maintenance of written permission by organization; compliance with safeguards; fee.
Section 257.208Destruction of certain records; maintaining of records involving operation of commercial motor vehicles.
Section 257.208aAvailability of records to the public.
Section 257.208bCommercial look-up service; records and information maintained by driver training school operator or limo carrier of passengers; disposition of fees; providing file to nongovernmental person or entity; failure to provide information; fines; definitions.
Section 257.208cDisclosure of personal information; uses.
Section 257.208dResale or redisclosure of personal information; duties of recipient.
Section 257.209Application for registration; certificate of title; operator's or other license, investigation.
Section 257.210Title, registration certificate, permit, license or plate; seizure; possession and custody of plate; security interest.
Section 257.211Synopsis, summary, or compilation of laws relating to vehicles; selling price of compilation; disposition and use of money collected.
Section 257.212Methods of giving notice; proof.
Section 257.213Officers and investigators; powers.
Section 257.214Badge of authority.
Section 257.215Vehicle unregistered or without certificate of title; operation; misdemeanor, exception.
Section 257.216Vehicles subject to registration and certificate of title provisions; exceptions.
Section 257.217Application for registration and certificate of title; out-of-state vehicle; form; fee; signature of owner; contents; leased pickup truck or vehicle; duties of dealer and person selling or leasing certain vehicles; off lease or buy back vehicle; temporary registration; copy of security agreement; service fee; imprint on back side of check or bank draft; liability for damages; perfection of security interest.
Section 257.217aSpecial registration plate inscribed with official amateur radio call letters; application; proof; fees; issuance of plate for vehicle bearing registration issued pursuant to § 257.801(1)(a) and (q); use on other vehicle as misdemeanor; surrender of plate; submission of application for plate; expiration date.
Section 257.217bMoped; manufacturer's identification number.
Section 257.217cAcquisition of salvage, distressed, or older model vehicles; issuance of salvage or scrap certificates of title; salvage vehicle inspections; sale of vehicles; notice of designation as scrap vehicle; removal of scrap vehicle from state; determination of repair and labor costs; vehicle inspection fee; "actual cash value" defined.
Section 257.217dSpecial congressional medal of honor registration plate; Michigan veterans memorial registration plate.
Section 257.217eCertificate of title for school bus; condition to issuance.
Section 257.217fSale, assignment, or other disposition of vehicle for which salvage certificate of title required.
Section 257.217gPickup camper; manufacturer's identification number.
Section 257.217hLiability of motor vehicle manufacturer.
Section 257.217m"Proud to be American" registration and collector plate.
Section 257.217nProud to be American fund.
Section 257.217oOrgan and tissue education fund; creation; deposit; money remaining in fund; disbursement of money to chronic disease division; administrative expenses; "fund" defined.
Section 257.218Specially constructed, reconstructed, or foreign vehicle; application for registration; fees.
Section 257.219Refusal of registration, transfer of registration, certificate of title, or salvage certificate of title; grounds; temporary registration plate.
Section 257.220Application for original registration or certificate of title; examination of indexes and stolen car records.
Section 257.221Application for registration; creation and maintenance of computerized central file; records; preservation; availability.
Section 257.222Registration certificate and certificate of title; issuance; rebuilt, salvage, or scrap certificate of title issued by another state; delivery; manufacture; contents; coat of arms of state; conduct constituting misdemeanor; penalties; certificate of title for certain vehicles to be different in color; contents of legend.
Section 257.223Registration certificate; signature of owner; carrying; display; violation as civil infraction.
Section 257.224Registration plate generally.
Section 257.225Registration plate; attachment to vehicle; legibility; color; distinctive registration plates; name plate, insignia, or advertising device prohibited; violation as civil infraction.
Section 257.226Expiration of vehicle registration; duties of secretary of state; issuance of registration; tax; validity of certificate of title; special registration; certification; registration of trailer or semitrailer used for recreational purposes; assignment or reassignment of expiration date under international registration plan; applicability of subsection (11) after October 1, 2003; leased vehicle multiyear registration.
Section 257.226aTemporary registration plates or markers.
Section 257.226bTemporary registration; duration; form; fee; use of vehicle.
Section 257.226cReflectorized reflector plates, tabs, and stickers.
Section 257.227Application for renewal of vehicle registration; fee; presentation of certificate of title; waiver; proof of vehicle insurance; transmission of vehicle identification number as proof of insurance.
Section 257.227aVehicle involved in violation; renewal, replacement, or transfer of registration plate; appearance of owner or representative at branch office required; cancellation of registration; circumstances; notice and opportunity to be heard.
Section 257.227bPrivate insurance verification board.
Section 257.228Notification of old and new addresses; violation as civil infraction.
Section 257.229Duplicate registration certificate, registration plate, certificate of title, or duplicate certificate of title.
Section 257.230Special identifying number after alteration or defacement of serial number; record.
Section 257.230aMotorcycle without visible vehicle identification number; seizure; procedure; "person" defined.
Section 257.231Registration of replacement engines.
Section 257.232Furnishing list of information to federal, state, or local governmental agency; contract for sale of lists of driver and motor vehicle records; records maintained in bulk; surveys, marketing, and solicitations; insertion of safeguard in agreement or contract; duties of recipient of personal information; disclosure of list based on driving behavior or sanctions.
Section 257.232aFurnishing name and address of lessee of vehicle to secretary of state or police officer.
300-1949-II-TRANSFERS-OF-TITLE-OR-INTERESTTRANSFERS OF TITLE OR INTEREST (257.233...257.242a)
300-1949-II-PERMITS-TO-NONRESIDENT-OWNERSPERMITS TO NONRESIDENT OWNERS (257.243...257.243)
300-1949-II-SPECIAL-PLATES-TO-MANUFACTURERS-TRANSPORTERS-DEALERSSPECIAL PLATES TO MANUFACTURERS, TRANSPORTERS, DEALERS (257.244... 257.247b)
300-1949-II-DEALERS-AND-WRECKERS-MUST-BE-LICENSEDDEALERS AND WRECKERS MUST BE LICENSED (257.248...257.251e)
300-1949-II-SPECIAL-ANTI-THEFT-LAWSSPECIAL ANTI-THEFT LAWS (257.252...257.254)
300-1949-II-OFFENSES-AGAINST-REGISTRATION-LAWS-AND-CANCELLATION-OF-REGISTRATIONOFFENSES AGAINST REGISTRATION LAWS AND CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION (257.255...257.259)

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