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Migrant Labor Housing Introduction

• Migrant Labor Housing (Agricultural Labor Camps) Licensing The agricultural industry employs a substantial number of migrant farm workers in planting, cultivating, harvesting and packaging of the many labor-intensive crops grown in Michigan. Good housing is an essential element in securing an adequate supply of seasonal agricultural workers. Migrant housing exists throughout the Lower Peninsula of Michigan at approximately 900 licensed housing sites including 4,500 living units with a capacity for 25,000 persons.

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Migrant Labor Housing General Information

• Migrant Labor Owner Occupant Guide 2013 PDF icon

• Agricultural Labor Camp License Application & Instructions - New Camp PDF icon

• Migrant Labor Housing License Details & FAQ

• Pre-Inspection Checklist PDF icon

• Migrant Labor Housing Program PDF icon

• Migrant and Seasonal Farm Worker Program

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Public Act No. 368 of 1978

• Public Act 368 of 1978

• Part 124 of Michigan Public Act 368 of 1978 as amended: Provisions Relating to Agricultural Labor Camps provisions of public act no. 368 of 1978 relating to agricultural labor camps part 124

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Compliance Assistance

• New Housing Construction Plans (to scale properly print on 11x17 paper)

• Camp Operator Weekly Inspection Report PDF icon

• Compliance Certificate PDF icon

• Standard 624 Housing Construction Plan PDF icon

• Water Well Disinfection

• Electrical Affidavit For Agricultural Labor Camps PDF icon

• Migrant Labor Housing Mobile Home Specifications PDF icon

• Migrant Labor Housing Plan Review Worksheet PDF icon

• Migrant Labor Camp Rules PDF icon

• Mobile Home Check List for Migrant Labor Housing

• Heating Facilities Affidavit For Agricultural Labor Camps PDF icon

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