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Frederick Durhal Jr.

Democratic — Representative — District 5
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

Frederick Durhal Jr. represents House District 5 in the Michigan House, is a member of one committee, and is the primary sponsor of 712 bills.

2002 6410.0
2008 35462.55
2010 35845.0
2012 8950.0

For detailed campaign finance information visit Influence Explorer. Figures via the National Institute on Money in State Politics.



News and Blog Coverage

Detroit Wins DEQ Drinking Water Grant

LANSING - State Senator Fred Durhal (D-Detroit) shared the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality’s news today that Detroit has been awarded a $50,000 grant to protect the city’s drinking water. The Source Water Protection Grant Program safeguards public water supply systems by providing communities with matching grant financial assistance to ...

Capitol Recap for the Week of May 19, 2014

In order to keep you and your neighbors better informed about the legislation we discuss, I am posting the agenda for any scheduled committee meetings at the beginning of the week and an update with any votes that were taken that week in committee or on the House floor. I ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 5975

    Courts; juries; jurors; expand juror qualification criteria to include certain felons who have completed their terms of imprisonment and parole. Amends sec. 1307a of 1961 PA 236 (MCL 600.1307a).

  • HB 5902

    Environmental protection; water pollution; incentives for development of green infrastructure relating to storm water management systems; provide for. Amends secs. 5301 & 5303 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.5301 & 324.5303).

  • HJR QQ

    Transportation; funds; percentage of all transportation funds; require 10% to be used for comprehensive transportation purposes. Amends sec. 9, art. IX of the state constitution.

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  • HB 5893

    State financing and management; purchasing; online database of contracts and services entered into with taxpayer revenue; require. Amends sec. 448 of 1984 PA 431 (MCL 18.1448).

  • HB 5883

    Transportation; funds; use of public funds for lane expansion on certain highways; prohibit. Amends 1951 PA 51 (MCL 247.651 - 247.675) by adding sec. 10q.

  • HB 5858

    Insurance; health; abortion coverage; require insurers and health maintenance organizations to offer through optional rider. Amends 1956 PA 218 (MCL 500.100 - 500.8302) by adding sec. 3406t.

Recent Votes

HB 5560

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 610 Yeas 62 Nays 47

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6256.0
•••No: 4743.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 4927

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 616 Yeas 60 Nays 49

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 6055.0
•••No: 4944.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5958

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 615 Yeas 59 Nays 50

Legislator Vote: No

•••Yes: 5954.0
•••No: 5045.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5095

passed Roll Call # 635 Yeas 83 Nays 27

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 8375.0
•••No: 2724.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 113

passed Roll Call # 619 Yeas 93 Nays 16

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9385.0
•••No: 1614.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 1103

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 637 Yeas 73 Nays 37

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 7366.0
•••No: 3733.0
•••Other: 00.0
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