Federal and State Laws
Michigan Compiled Laws Act 100 Of 2005 Authentic Credentials In Education Act (390.1601 - 390.1605)
AN ACT to prohibit the issuance or manufacture of false academic credentials; and to provide remedies.
2005, Act 100, Imd. Eff. July 22, 2005
Section 390.1601 Short Title.
This act shall be known and may be cited as the "authentic credentials in education act". History: 2005, Act 100, Imd. Eff. July 22,
Section 390.1602 Definitions.
As used in this act: (a) "Academic credential" means a degree or a diploma, transcript, educational or completion certificate, or similar document that indicates...
Section 390.1603 False Academic Credential; Issuance Or Manufacture Prohibited.
A person shall not knowingly issue or manufacture a false academic credential in this state. History: 2005, Act 100, Imd. Eff. July 22, 2005
Section 390.1604 False Academic Credential; Use Prohibited.
(1) An individual shall not knowingly use a false academic credential to obtain employment; to obtain a promotion or higher compensation in employment; to...
Section 390.1605 Violation; Civil Action; Damages.
A person damaged by a violation of this act may bring a civil action and may recover costs, reasonable attorney fees, and the greater...
Last modified: October 10, 2016