Michigan OKs form of marijuana, prevailing wage petitions

LANSING — Advocates of legalizing recreational marijuana use and repealing Michigan’s prevailing-wage law cleared a procedural step Thursday and will quickly begin collecting signatures needed to send the bills to lawmakers and potentially voters.

The Board of State Canvassers approved the form of the groups’ petitions. The ballot committees must gather about 252,000 valid voter signatures within a six-month period to submit the bills to the Republican-led Legislature.


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