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Senate Bill 0216 – (Hopefully) The Future of Michigan Liquor Law

February 26, 2013


In July, we posted an analysis of the ORR’s proposed changes to Michigan Liquor Law.  With the recent proposal of Senate Bill 0216 of 2013, we are finally seeing some of those recommendations make their way into the legislative arena.   We believe that this is a significant structural change to the Michigan Liquor Code, which […]

SB 0216 of 2013: A Bill to Implement the Recommendations of the Advisory Rules Committee

February 22, 2013


**This post has been superceded by a more recent post containing all of the same information, as well as further analysis. If you have been following this blog, you know that we were fairly excited with many of the recommendations made by the Advisory Rules Committee.  Now, many months later, the Michigan Senate has proposed […]

Oops, They Did It Again – More Changes to Local Approval Process

February 8, 2013


As you may remember, the local approval process has undergone two changes in the past twelve months.  The first change occurred last February.  The second change occurred last June.  Now, perhaps just to keep us on our toes, MLCC has changed the local approval process again. According to Licensing staff and supervisors, the current status […]