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The man in charge of refereeing Michigan’s marijuana market isn’t one to reveal his personal opinions about the newly legalized drug.

Andrew Brisbo is now officially the executive director of the renamed Marijuana Regulatory Agency after a Senate confirmation hearing.

During the hearing, Sen. Ed McBroom, R-Vulcan, pressed Brisbo repeatedly on his personal views on marijuana.

“The decisions that you make — especially in regard to the administrative rules that the department is going to recommend and this Legislature has limited capacity at this point in history to change or delay, come directly from your viewpoints in how you want these regulations to go forward,” McBroom said, as quoted by

“We pass statutes that give you authority to make rules — but the tone of those rules; the strictness of them; how they are going to be enforced come directly from your perspective.”