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Jeff Irwin

Democratic — Representative — District 53
Available Terms:
  • 2011-2012
  • 2013-2014

Jeff Irwin represents House District 53 in the Michigan House, is a member of two committees, and is the primary sponsor of 525 bills.

2010 63609.32
2012 21879.47

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



News and Blog Coverage

Capitol Update for the Week of Sept. 29, 2014

In order to help make our state government more transparent and accessible to my constituents, each week that there is session I am going to post to my website a synopsis of the work each House committee will do for the week. This will include the time and location for ...

Rep. Irwin Seeks to Protect Children from Playground Pesticides

LANSING — Today, state Representative Jeff Irwin (D-Ann Arbor) introduced House Bill 5752 to prohibit schools or day care centers from applying pesticides to a playground, turf or athletic fields. Currently, Michigan law requires schools to have an integrated pest management (IPM) program in place before applying any pesticides. Parents ...

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Committee Membership

Sponsored Bills

  • HB 5859

    Natural resources; sand dunes; permits; place burden of proof on applicant, and allow local ordinances to be more protective than state law. Amends secs. 35301, 35302, 35304, 35308, 35312, 35313, 35316, 35317 & 35321 of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.35301 et seq.) & repeals sec. 35311a of 1994 PA 451 (MCL 324.35311a.

  • 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.

  • HR 424

    A resolution to urge Governor Snyder to terminate the prisoner food service contract with Aramark.

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  • HJR MM

    Individual income tax; rate; graduated income tax; provide for. Amends sec. 7, art. IX of the state constitution.

  • HB 5857

    Civil rights; sex discrimination and harassment; ethnic intimidation; expand to include intimidation or hate crimes based on age, physical disability, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression. Amends sec. 147b of 1931 PA 328 (MCL 750.147b).

  • HB 5845

    School aid; foundation allowance; per pupil allocation for cyber schools; reduce by 2/3 beginning in 2014-2015. Amends sec. 20 of 1979 PA 94 (MCL 388.1620).

Recent Votes

HB 5419

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 497 Yeas 91 Nays 17

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9184.0
•••No: 1715.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5412

passed by 2/3 vote; given immediate effect Roll Call # 501 Yeas 108 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10899.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5444

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 503 Yeas 108 Nays 1

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10899.0
•••No: 10.0
•••Other: 00.0
SB 857

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 504 Yeas 108 Nays 0

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 108100.0
•••No: 00.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5097

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 500 Yeas 97 Nays 12

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 9788.0
•••No: 1211.0
•••Other: 00.0
HB 5798

passed; given immediate effect Roll Call # 498 Yeas 103 Nays 6

Legislator Vote: Yes

•••Yes: 10394.0
•••No: 65.0
•••Other: 00.0
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