(1) Distributions of money under this act shall not be expended for any of the following:
(a) Criminal justice training conducted by a training provider not based in this state unless the training event has first been approved by the commission.
(b) Criminal justice training not located in this state, unless the training event has first been approved by the commission.
(c) Criminal justice training in another country.
(d) Meal expenditures in excess of the per diem meal expenditures authorized for civil service employees.
(e) Purchasing alcoholic liquor.
(f) Travel costs to participate in criminal justice training, unless the criminal justice training program is for the sole purpose of training or offers not less than 6 hours of qualifying training within any 24-hour period.
(g) The publication of a newsletter.
(2) The commission shall not approve any out-of-state training program unless the eligible entity requesting approval of the training program has exhausted all reasonable efforts to locate a similar training program in this state, and the commission is satisfied that a similar training program is not available in this state.
Compiler's Notes: For transfer of statutory authority, powers, duties, functions, and responsibilities of the Michigan justice training commission, the Michigan justice training fund, the commission on law enforcement standards, and the law enforcement officers training fund to the new Michigan commission on law enforcement standards by type III transfer, see E.R.O. No. 2001-2, compiled at MCL 28.621 of the Michigan compiled laws.
History: 1982, Act 302, Imd. Eff. Oct. 12, 1982 ;-- Am. 1989, Act 158, Imd. Eff. July 28, 1989
Last modified: October 10, 2016