A Comprehensive Review of the MAA

Wednesday, November 07, 2018
01:00 PM - 02:00 PM



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 PMAA 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 (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

  • Bonds

  • Investment of Authority Funds

  • Exemption from Taxation and Payments in Lieu of Taxes

  • And more!

Who should attend?
Authority board members, managers, and office staff that deal with customers and who are involved with board meetings of the Authority.

Presented by:
PMAA's Western Solicitor, Michael J. Witherel, Esq. of Witherel & Associates