State fees go up for birth, death, marriage records and copies

Oct 2, 2013
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The standard fee to search for a record would increase by $8. Copies would rise from $29 to $42.

Source: Mlive

LANSING, MI -- Searching birth, death, marriage or divorce records and requesting copies is about to get more expensive in Michigan. The state Senate on Tuesday narrowly approved a bill expected to help the Department of Community Health generate $1.5 million a year in new revenue through increased vital records fees.

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