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Legislative & Regulatory Updates


October 26, 2023

The MNLA Legislative Committee has been holding monthly meetings to protect your interests on the legislative and regulatory fronts. Here are updates on legislative and regulatory issues that are impacting our industry. 

Snow Professionals Proclamation

Governor Proclaims September 2023 Snow Professionals Appreciation Month


On behalf of MNLA’s Snowplowing/Landscape Management Segment Community, it is with pleasure that I share with you that Michigan’s Governor has approved and has proclaimed September 2023 as Snow Professionals Appreciation Month! The full Proclamation is attached for your use, but here is an excerpt:

Photo: Steven Katovich,

Michigan's Revised Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Quarantine


Photo: Steven Katovich,

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) revised the State of Michigan’s interior hemlock woolly adelgid quarantine. The new quarantine is effective as of August 1, 2023. 

Box Tree Moth Caterpillar

Box Tree Moth - Michigan Quarantine


Effective July 31, 2023, the Michigan Department of Agriculture & Rural Development officially revised the Quarantine Area Map to stop the spread of Box Tree Moth.

7/31/2023: MDARD Revised Box Tree Moth Quarantine &

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