Bulletin: MI2010003

Date:
March 22, 2010
To:
All Michigan Issuing Offices
RE:
ALTA 8.1-06 Environmental Protection Lien Endorsement

Dear Associates:

Please be advised that the following citations should be reflected in paragraph (b) of the endorsement:

MCL 324.11143 et seq.
MCL 324.20101 et seq.
MCL 324.21301 et seq.

Also, upon request by FNMA, the citations may be shown as follows:

MCL 324.11143(3) also codified as MSA 13A.11143(3)
MCL 324.20138(2)(a), (4) and (6) also codified as MSA 31A.20138(2)(a), (4) and (6)

If you are hard coding the citations in the ALTA Endorsement 8.1-06 (Environmental Protection Lien) or the 2006 Short Form Residential Loan Policy Schedule A, please adopt the form to accommodate both alternatives.

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References

Bulletins Replaced:
MI000003 This Bulletin has been replaced by MI2010003.
Related Bulletins:
None
Underwriting Manual:
None
Exceptions Manual:
None
Forms:
ALTA Endorsement 8.1-06 (Environmental Protection Lien)