A Comprehensive Review of the MAA
This webinar will provide a broad overview of the Municipality Authorities Act (MAA) aimed primarily for Authority board members and staff. The entire MAA will be reviewed with emphasis on areas of general concern and the
majority of questions that Mr. Witherel, Esq. has received over the years.
In this session, you will:
Learn about some of the misinterpretations of the MAA regarding board appointments, compensation, etc.
Review board conflicts/prohibitions in matters of money and contracts
Understand the basics of tapping fees in the MAA but this lengthy section will be devoted to a future webinar
We will also touch on the following areas of the Act:
Amendments of Articles
Limitations of Authorities
Investment of Authority Funds
Exemption from Taxation and Payments in Lieu of Taxes
Who should attend?
Authority board members, managers, and office staff that deal with customers and who are involved with board meetings of the Authority.
PMAA's Western Solicitor, Michael J. Witherel, Esq. of Witherel & Associates