State ban proposed on late night fireworks

6:23 am
Fri May 17, 2013

State ban proposed on late night fireworks

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State law changed last year that loosened restrictions on using fireworks
Lansing - Michigan's year-old law allowing the sale and use of airborne fireworks could be changed after it enflamed public complaints last summer because of late-night backyard blasting. State Rep. Harold Haugh, D-Roseville, introduced a two-bill package Thursday that reignited debate over the fireworks law that some lawmakers want to rein in after an outcry last year from constituents.