(A)   The Planning Commission shall have its powers and duties as set forth in Public Act 33 of 2008, as amended, being the Michigan Planning Enabling Act, M.C.L.A. §§ 125.3801 et seq.; and Public Act 110 of the Public Acts of 2006, as amended, being the Michigan Zoning Enabling Act (M.C.L.A. §§ 125.3101 et seq.).
   (B)   The Planning Commission shall have authority to apply for and receive grants from any government agency or the federal government and to receive gifts.
   (C)   The Planning Commission may seek outside professional assistance as necessary to accomplish its goals and purposes.
(2012 amendment)