Bill Text: MI HB4869 | 2009-2010 | 95th Legislature | Introduced
Bill Title: Civil procedure; evictions; property managers; allow to represent landlords in eviction proceedings. Amends 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.101 - 600.9947) by adding sec. 5705. [Track Bill]
Status: 2009-05-05 - Printed Bill Filed 05/01/2009 [HB4869 Detail]
HOUSE BILL No. 4869
April 30, 2009, Introduced by Rep. Sheltrown and referred to the Committee on Judiciary.
A bill to amend 1961 PA 236, entitled
"Revised judicature act of 1961,"
(MCL 600.101 to 600.9947) by adding section 5705.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:
Sec. 5705. A person acting as a property manager for a
landlord may do all of the following on behalf of the landlord with
respect to the property:
(a) Sign any document that is required or allowed under this
(b) Prepare and sign pleadings or other court papers in a
summary proceeding under this chapter.
(c) Appear in court in a summary proceeding under this