Michigan

Michigan’s Governor Signs Permanent Cigar Tax Cap Into Law

On Thursday, Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer signed HB 4485 into law, a bill that will permanently extend the state’s current 50-cent cap, which in turn…

Michigan Senate Approves Cap on Cigar Tax

A proposed permanent cap on the cigar tax in Michigan took a big step forward this week, as the Michigan State Senate gave its approval…

Michigan Senator Proposes Cigar Tax Increase

While one bill in the Michigan Legislature is looking to permanently extend the 50-cent cap on the state’s tax on cigars, another bill introduced this…

Michigan House Approves Permanent 50-Cent Cap on Cigar Tax

On Tuesday, the Michigan House of Representatives voted to approve a permanent extension to the 50-cent cap on the state’s cigar tax, a move that…

Michigan Cigar Lounges Can Reopen Monday

After six weeks of being legally closed, cigar lounges in Michigan can reopen to patrons beginning Monday, March 22. An order from the Michigan Department…

Michigan Representative Introduces Bill Extending Cigar Tax Cap

A Michigan state representative has introduced a bill that would permanently extend the state’s 50-cent tax cap on premium cigars, which is currently set to…

Grand Rapids, Mich. Bans Smoking in Parks

On Tuesday, the Grand Rapids City Commission passed an amendment to its existing clean air law that will prohibit smoking, vaping and the use of…

Marquette, Mich. Bans Smoking at City Parks, Beaches

The largest city in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula has banned smoking at its city parks and beaches. Yesterday, the Marquette City Commission voted 7-0 to ban…

Saginaw, Mich. Bans Smoking in Parks

Earlier this week the Saginaw City Council unanimously passed an ordinance that will ban smoking in city parks and recreational facilities. The ban applies to…

Jackson County, Mich. Parks Now Tobacco-Free

The27  parks in Jackson County are now completely tobacco-free, after an ordinance passed earlier this summer went into effect on Friday and bans the use…

Jackson, Mich. Bans Smoking in Parks

Earlier this week, the Jackson City Council passed an ordinance that will ban and the use of tobacco products and e-cigarettes in the city’s parks…