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Brandon Township
ORDINANCE # 136-11 AMENDMENT TO CHAPTER 40 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES

July 13, 2011

BRANDON TOWNSHIP

ORDINANCE # 136-11 AMENDMENT TO CHAPTER 40 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BRANDON

PREAMBLE

The Board of Trustees of the Township of Brandon has determined that the current code of ordinances Chapter 40, Article II Traffic Code be revised, and it is appropriate for the health, safety and welfare of the citizens of the Township that the Code be amended accordingly.

THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF BRANDON, OAKLAND COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDAINS:

That the Code of Ordinances, Charter Township of Brandon, Oakland County, Michigan Chapter 40 is hereby amended by adding a Section, to be numbered 40-21 which Section reads as follows:

1. Chapter 40, Section 40-21 State Motor Carrier Safety Act adopted:

(a) The Michigan Motor Carrier Safety Act as promulgated under Public Act No. 181 of 1963 (MCL 480.11 et seq), and subsequent amendments is hereby adopted by reference.

(b) References in the Motor Carrier Safety Act to the term “governmental unit” for the purposes of this Article shall mean Brandon Township.

(c) The penalties provided by the Michigan Motor Carrier Safety Act are adopted by reference; provided, however, no fine shall exceed $500.00, nor period of imprisonment to exceed 93 days, pursuant to Sec. 1-11 Brandon Code State Law reference – authority to adopt the Michigan Carrier Safety Act by Reference. MCL 42.23.

SEVERABILITY

The invalidity of any clause, sentence, paragraph or part of this Ordinance shall not affect the validity of the remaining parts of this Ordinance.

PUBLICATION

The Clerk for the Charter Township of Brandon shall cause this Ordinance to be published in the manner required by the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act, Act 110 of 2006 as amended and MCL 42.22.

EFFECTIVE DATE

This Ordinance shall be effective immediately upon publication.

CERTIFICATION

The forgoing Ordinance was duly adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Charter Township of Brandon at its regular meeting called and held on the 5th day of July, 2011 and was ordered to be given publication in the manner required by law.

B. Jean McCreery, CMC

Charter Township of Brandon

Introduced: 06/13/2011

Adopted: 07/05/2011

Published: 07/9/2011

Effective: 07/9/2011

Posted by B. Jean McCreery, CMC, Brandon Township Clerk, 395 Mill Street, PO Box 929, Ortonville, MI 48462

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